Last weekend we saw outstanding performances posted by our members at
Ironman Cairns, Ironman 70.3 Cairns as well as here at home at the annual
City 2 Surf Fun Run. Congrats to all participants particularly to those going
the distance for the first time!
Shout out to Hannah
Johnston who qualified for Ironman World Championships in
IM Cairns and will join JacCrofton
Fabian on the famous start line at Kona, Hawaii in October.
Good news also for Jim
Eadie who secured a slot for IM 70.3 World Championships in
Austria later this year.
1. Ironman Cairns, 3.8km swim, 180km bike, 42.2km run
Race Director: Vacant
- we would still like to hear from a willing volunteer to fill the RD
position on race day. Great opportunity to grab 6 points for the
pointscore! Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Ratahi | Tina
Fruit | Ice: Tina
1. Wetsuits are permitted for this event.
2. Darwin Surf Lifesaving will be providing water safety for our event on
Sunday. They carry out regular netting and sweeps of the beach &
along with the Harbour Management team have assured us the area is safe.
3. The Blue Cycles team will be helping out at our event again on
Sunday. Thanks Blue Cycles.
1. It's that time of year when we get together for our annual dinner
and also to look back on our 2014 | 2015 triathlon season. Belinda Townend
is busy arranging some super catering for the night.
2. We will announce our various award winners including our Series
Winners, Most Improved Male & Female,
Ironman Performance, Champions, Dag of the Year, Broken Spoke Award,
Encouragement Awards etc.
Puszka featured in the latest edition of Australia
2. Spotted: Graeme
Parsons & Ryoko
Jones in Pole Top Rescue's latest video
3. Coming up: Triathlon
Long Course Triathlon, Sunday 5 July 2015, 2km swim,
60km ride, 16km run - which just happens to be also perfect timing for
those training for KUC. Further info and online entry now open here.
4. Sandwiched royalty: Ange
Castle and Hannah
Johnston bookended royalty in the IM Cairns finish
chute, with His Highness Sheik Nasser Bin Hamad Al Khalifa of Bahrain
finishing between them.
5. Impressive podiums at the weekend also by Jac Crofton
Collins (2nd) and Clare
Labowitch (3rd) in their respective age categories at IM
70.3 Cairns. Congrats.
6. Entering an interstate or overseas event? Do give your
address as "Darwin" with your suburb postcode.
Announcers are familiar with Darwin and usually give us a shout out.
Helps raise our club profile and people then take a look when we have
our major events in the Top End.
7. If you know, or have heard of, a suitable nominee for our Dag of the Year
[self explanatory] or our Broken
Spoke [bike crash] awards (all nominators remain anonymous
so no fear of retribution) please email the details to email@example.com. The
daggy deed or the spectacular stack needs to have occurred between 1 July
14 to now. The more the merrier!!
8. Congrats to Jo
Ellis & Jordan Phasey who recently announced their