C2C 2019 Report

Over the weekend of 22/23 June, 18 club members took part in what has now possibly become an established event in the club diary โ€“ a 2 day bike ride from Whitehaven to Whitley Bay.

From experienced riders to first timers, everyone had a fabulous weekend โ€“ helped by very kind weather, great support and excellent food stops.

Full report below. We will be considering plans for next year in the coming weeks so please look out for further announcements if youโ€™re interested. Continue reading

Go Tri Ponteland #2 – 5th June 2019 ****UPDATED****

The weather was kind to us again for the second of our Go Tri this year, probably perfect conditions for those competing. We had 46 finishers on the night so a modest turnout for us ๐Ÿ˜‰

The atmosphere was great with loads of freindly marshals helping out and encouraging the traithletes. There seems to have been a bit of a happiest triathlete competition ongoing at the finish line ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚

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Go Tri Ponteland #1, 15th May 2019

The sun shone for us for our first Go Tri of the year and we all had a fabulous time. There was a lovely mix of first time triathletes as well as the competitive triathletes and we had a couple of teams too.

Before we get to the results I have a word of CAUTION especially for our more competitive participants. We take great pride in putting on freindly and welcoming events however, the safety of our events is paramount, indeed if saftey is jeopardised we cannot put on these events. Therefore, although we say in the safety briefing that we don’t DQ anyone, in future events we will give time penalties or DQ anyone who does not abide by the ‘rules’ in our safety briefing and puts theirs or the marshals safety at risk. Enough said. Continue reading

Go Tri and Sprint Tri event entries open

The Sprint Tri date for this year is 30th June and event entries are already open via Results Base. Event details can be found here.

The Go Tri dates areย  also available to enter. These will be on Wednesday evenings at 7pm and will be on 15th May, 5th June and 17th July. Event entries are via the Go Tri website. . Event details can be found here.

Marshals – will be required for all events. We require approx 50 for the Sprint Tri and 24 for Continue reading