definitely lots on, in and around Darwin, and our time management skills
are being put to the test right now.
On the triathlon front we have our first Open Water Triathlon for season
2015|2016 happening this Sunday at the stunning Casuarina Beach location.
If you haven't yet participated at one of our very popular Open Water
Triathlons, guarantee you are in for a treat this weekend.
See you there!
ANNUAL AWARDS -
Kerran Mudgway Memorial Club Champion Trophies: Tim Green | Rachel McLean
Aquathlon Series: Brett
Verity | Jac
Duathlon Series: Brett
Verity | Tara
Sprint Series: 1 Brett
Verity 2 Korgan
Hucent 3 Scott
Women's Series: 1 Shaye
Hatty 2 Shellie
Ratahi 3 Tara
Geoff Simpson Memorial Trophies: Brett Verity | Sarah Collins
Ironman Performance: Hannah
Most Improved Male: Scott
Most Improved Female: Shellie
Encouragement Awards: Lisa
Payne | John
Broken Spoke Award: Jim
Dag of the Year Award: Daryl
Age Group Triathlete of Year Awards:
Under 20: No eligible
Fronsko | Kate
Verity | Shaye
Cox | Corinne
Hancock | Monica
This Sunday 19
Open Water Triathlon
7am (check in closes 6:45am)
600m swim, 20km bike, 6km run (or short option 300m swim, 14km bike, 3km
entry closes 8pm
Friday ($10 Individual $20 Teams) Late entry
Saturday ($20 Individual)
Race Director: Tony
Ratahi | Emily
Fruit | Ice: Emily Heames
1. We are trialling a late entry system with this event.
2. Obviously we want to encourage all our members to have their entry
in place by 8pm
Friday but as you the members occasionally ask for late
entry, we are going to test to see if we are able to accommodate
3. Friday 8pm closure will allow committee & event
volunteers to know a good estimate of how many racks are required to be
transported, catering numbers for post race refreshments, timing
requirements & assists with general event planning.
4. Thanks for getting your entry in at the early bird price
before 8pm this Friday. Heck, why not do it now so you don't forget!!
1. It is
that time of year when we strongly encourage all members to volunteer at an
upcoming event as a way to "give back" to the sport we all love.
2. Volunteering is a great way to meet fellow members and to gain a
different perspective of events by stepping outside the lines for a few
3. Those volunteering are an invaluable part of the success of our
events and without whom our events are unable to be held.
4. We encourage all members to volunteer at least once during the
season so please check our Events Calendarand email firstname.lastname@example.org with your
preference of dates & positions for one of our 2015|2016 events on the
2. Ask to join the page to see the swim, bike, run bargains posted there.
Decurtins lines up for Ironman Switzerland this weekend.
2. At a recent NT Volunteer of the Year function our president Tony Cox
missed being presented with his Certificate of Appreciation. It was
great that we were able to surprise him & present it on Saturday.
Tony was nominated in appreciation for all the behind the scenes work
he does to ensure our events are sanctioned, correct permits are in place
and of course, the tireless effort he puts in on so many race days.
Thanks again Tony!
7. Congratulations to Jo & Scott
Hanrahan who tied the knotat the
8. One of our members had a green & yellow "Feel Free"
sit-on-top kayak and a yellow stand-up paddle board (both with a
distinctive Polynesian design) & a white paddle stolen from her
backyard. Please keep an eye out. Any info appreciated.
PIC OF THE DAY:
Outdoor buffet dining at its best at our Awards Dinner