Monthly Archives: June 2012
With two age group wins and two top ten finishers we had another very successful walden Tri this year. Over 20 people taking part with many first timers it was great performances from Seonaid brooks and Lars hlystead which won them their age groups. Alasdair Bruce came 6th overall closely followed by Jamie Bishop. Finishing time below full splits to… Read more »
Six Tri members ended up doing Thursday nights TT at Walden. Results to follow but Pete Binks came first for the club and second on the night in just under 25 mins. In the picture you have Pete W, Pete B, Rob, Matt and Colin. Turning up late was young Dan Howarth.
At StortfordTri we would like to thank for providing their great water cover for us for our Aqauthlon series. Herts Boat Rescue is a totally voluntary organisation with unpaid volunteers which run the service. The service they provide is free of charge, they promote water safety in Hertfordshire and the surrounding borders and work with all the agency’s relating… Read more »
For the first time in it’s 22 year history due to water safety advice the Thames was judged too dangerous for swimmers due to the high volumes of rainfall and so was turned into a Duathlon. the event was changed to a 1k run, 42k bike and 10k run. The event was won by Tim Don. Jonny Hewlett 2:00:34 (run… Read more »
Pete Winfield finished in 1st place in his age category and 12th place overall in the British Gas Great East Swim 5k in Alton in Suffolk. In water temperatures of 13.5 c Pete finished in a time of 1:17:19.
Chris Dunham completed the Dambuster Triathlon in a time of 2:21:54. Chris finished in 313th place out of 757 in his first ever Olympic distance tri. His splits were: swim 17:14; T1 1:42; bike 1:22:01; T2 1:17; run 39:39.
With the second Aquathlon of the series fast approaching (19th June) online entries are still open until Sunday night. To get the discounted entry price of £12 make sure you sign up in advance on-line. Entries are available on the day at £15 plus £3 extra for a day license if not a BTF member or you can not produce your… Read more »