The humidity is increasing & the pool lanes are getting busier, which
can only mean one thing - good bye Dry Season, hello Build Up & beware Mango
In tri club land we are excited to bring you our three event Super Sprint
Series which kicks off this weekend. A fourth event will also be held
with start times to be based on handicaps calculated on times posted during
You (our members) asked for it, so don't miss out, get your online entries
in for all three or just selected event dates here.
We are still seeking volunteer RD's for each of the events 13 Sept,
27 Sept, 11 Oct. Volunteering as RD earns maximum points, so we
encourage you to consider giving up just one race to benefit the club.
Anyone who hasn't yet been RD will be mentored through the process, so
don't be shy. If you are willing to help out please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday 13 Sept
Super Sprint Series #1
7am (check in closes 6:45am)
Distance: 300m swim, 13km bike, 3km run
Race Director: Volunteer Required
Viney | Alan
Fruit | Ice: Jude Murdock
Earlybird online entry for full series (or you can select your dates) open
until 8pm Friday here.
1. We usually have high turnout for this distance, so your early
entry will be appreciated.
2. Roads are open so all traffic regulations apply including stopping
if lights are RED.
3. This is a non drafting event and please ensure you keep to
the left of the lane unless overtaking.
Laguna Phuket Tri-Festis a great end of
year event. The Laguna Phuket Tri (22 Nov) is 1.8km swim, 55km bike,
12km run & Challenge Laguna Phuket the following weekend (1 Dec) is
1.9km, 90km bike, 21km run. The courses are different but each has a
challenging bike course and an awesome sense of achievement on finishing.
Many competitors make a week off it and do both events!
3. Congratulations to the winners of our Series entry competition -
lst to enter Lorna
Perry (club cap), 11th to enter Barry Sullivan
(club t shirt) & 20th to enter Rosie
Sullivan (club cap). You can collect your prizes on
4. Big crew heading for Ironman 70.3 Sunshine Coast this weekend
Robertson, Aiden Geaney, Rachel McLean, Matt
King, Andrew Hardy, Corinne Fabian, Ange Castle, Jamie
Hagan, Amy Pallentine, Jac Crofton, Heath Porter, Luke
Fronsko, Sally Broadley, Angela Librio, Kylie
Scholz, Tim Green, Nick Hubbard and Phil Blumberg. Good
5. You can live track all the action from the Sunny Coast at www.ironman.com.
6. Stingers don't know the date & they have already stung off
Casuarina Beach. Lucky we now shift to Lake Alexander!
8. Club t shirts will again be on sale on Sunday after the race.
$15 each or 3 for $40. Some colour choices already unavailable
so bring some $$$ with you before they are all sold out.
9. Tri legends Michellie Jones, Peter Robertson & Emma Snowsill to be
inducted into the ITU Hall of
PIC OF THE
Volunteer RD Ron Griep lines up competitors to get
the start underway at our last event.
We need members to put up their hand to act as RD at our
Mentoring & lots of help available (permits, sanctioning already done,
ambulance, water safety organised & we have people happy to give Race
Brief if it's not your thing).
Check club Calendar
& please email email@example.com
with your preferred date