Wednesday, 2 July 2014

E News 2 July 2014

Hi All,

Hope you and your pets enjoyed/survived Territory Day fireworks unscathed.  Have to love Darwin with all its quirks!

This E News is short, sweet and mainly to remind you that our annual presentation function takes place this Saturday and we hope to see you all there.

As ticket sales close midday today, if you haven’t already purchased yours, can you please jump online now and do so!!!

We look forward to seeing you all there on Saturday.

Blue Cycles NT and AMart Sports Darwin are supporting us and we thank them sincerely for their contribution to our awards. 


1.  Century Tuna 5150, Philippines, 1.5km swim, 40km bike, 10km run

Male:  Casey Munro 2:07:22  Female:  Caroline Steffen 2:15:32

Grant Preddy 5th M25-29 2:40:08


We are taking advantage of our fabulous dry season weather to be outdoors and catch the sunset this year before enjoying a fabulous catered meal to finish.

More information and tickets on sale here (close midday today).


Sunday 13 July 2014
Open Water Triathlon
Casuarina Beach
500m swim, 15km bike, 5km run


Race Director:  Tori Sherrock | David Hancock
Registration:    Kylie Gaffel | Corinne Fabian
Fruit | Ice:       Kent Murray

Online entry now open here


1.  Want to check if you have already entered – use the search link at the bottom of the online entry landing page.


1.  WANTED TO BUY: Tri wetsuit to fit 5’4” tall (~153cm) female. Preferably sleeveless. Contact Dee 0417 083 638

2.  Items for next E News by 8pm Monday please.


1.  The Katherine to Darwin Challenge ride is done and dusted.  Among those slogging it up the highway and having way too much fun were Kent Murray, Tori Sherrock, Kylie Gaffel, Clare Labowitch, Moira Wigley, Glen Scholz and Simon Watts.  Collectively the group raised much needed funds for Total Recreation activities. 

2.  News a short option has been added to Darwin Long Course warmly welcomed by many.

3.  Former member Renee de Jong is currently riding the Tour de France route as part of the Tour de Force fundraising team. The UK stages are done and dusted and they now start in France. Go Renee!

4.  Over in the land of orange colours & fanatical football fans, Ron Griep is preparing to compete this weekend.  Good luck Ron.

5.  Don’t forget to grab your tickets for Saturday right now!


Robyn Stanley
Darwin Triathlon Club
E News