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Open Event, 5 day World Championships in Hyde Park – olympic distance of 1500m swim, 36.5k bike, 10k run Keith Duncan – Swim – 31.06, T1 – 4.28, Bike – 66.26, T2 – 3.56, Run – 40.48. Overall time was 2.27.19 & placed 208 out of 642.
Well, that’s the 2013 Aquathlon series complete for another year. It had to happen sooner or later but the inclement weather did not deter those that braved the elements … in fact some people seem to relish the damp and soggy conditions. Some ‘thanks’: A big thank you to everyone that competed both tonight and throughout the season. Without you… Read more »
Two club members finished in the top 20 at Dunmow Triathlon on Sunday. Chris Dunham was 15th overall and 3rd in his age group, with Phil Gibsone 19th overall and 6th in the same age group. The sprint triathlon of 400 swim, 23k bike and 5k run was based in the leisure centre in Great Dunmow, Essex. The race started… Read more »
Julie Galmiche took part in her first ironman distance triathlon today, Challenge Henley on Thames. The 3.8k swim, 180k bike and 42.2 k run took Julie an amazing time of just 13:11:50.
Redricks Lake Triathlon Abi Smith (first ever triathlon) – sprint distance Swim 14.04 Bike 54.40 Run 28.40 Total 1:41.48
Matt Eeles took part in his first half ironman distance triathlon on Saturday, at Rutland Water. This race was really good, with perfect weather conditions. The bike course was really undulating including the famous Rutland Ripple and Matt found it hard going, while his run went really well. His times were: Swim 37.07 T1 1.24 Cycle 2.47 T2 1.22 Run… Read more »
The date of the 5th Race in the Stortford Tri Mid-week Aquathlon Series – previously set to occur on the 10th September – will now occur on the 17th September. As it is the last race in the series it has the earlier start time of 6:30pm. The date has changed for 2 reasons – first to allow 5 of… Read more »
The fourth in the mid-week Aquathlon series is now behind us. The numbers were down on previous races but still there was some close competition. The first 4 senior ladies separated by 80 seconds and the top 3 senior men within a minute of each other. The cheers from supporters did well to disguise the fact that there were fewer… Read more »
Based at the ExCel Centre in London, the event is a 1500m swim in the Royal Victoria Docks, 40k 2 lap bike course and 10k run over 3 laps. Mark Bissell finished in 2:25.38 (51st in his age category 40-44) (Swim 30.21; Bike 1:06.22; Run 42.11), Dani Welter 3:04.36 (First Olympic distance triathlon, 135th in age category out of 207,… Read more »
Mark Bissell completed the Bolton Ironman on Sunday 4th Aug in 12hrs 37mins and came 108th in his age category. (40-44yrs) splits:- swim 2.4 miles in 1:12, bike 112 miles in 6:42, run 26.2 miles in 4:30