Thursday, 16 June 2016

E News 16 June 2016



Duathlon #2 was held at Knuckey Lagoon at the weekend with a small but enthusiastic field of competitors.

A big thank you to RD Robbie Weatherald and the roster & other volunteers, we appreciate your contribution to the running of our event!

With the last of our 2015/2016 races now complete, we head into all those wonderful dry season events including the NT Long Course Triathlon (10 July 2016).  If you have any tri visitors heading up this way, be sure to encourage them to enter & to bring their bike up. Or perhaps they would like to do a team with you??


1.  Duathlon #2, 5km run, 20km bike, 2.5km run

Male:  Ron Griep  1:05:08  Female:  Rachel McLean 1:07:56

2.  Duathlon Short Option

Male:  Trent Ramsey 39:09  Female:  Ruth Roberts 47:48

Duathlon results here

3.  Ironman Cairns, 3.8km swim, 180km bike, 42.2km run

Tim Green 16th MPro 10:02:40
Marcus Lisle 22nd M35-39 10:07:32
Jac Crofton 1st F40-44 10:24:34
Sarah Collins 3rd F55-59 12:07:12
Lucy Thompson 38th F30-34 13:46:32

4.  Ironman 70.3 Cairns, 1.9km swim, 90km bike, 21.1km run
Sarah Jones 35th F40-44 5:58:31
Sally Broadley 31st F30-34 5:59:18
Jessica Fell 24th F25-29 6:01:21
Corinne Fabian 2nd F60-64 6:10:49

Robson Bond 21st M55-59 6:11:05
Leanne Fidler 39th F35-39 6:28:45
Graeme Parsons 5th M60-65 6:36:27
Cherie Whitbread 28th F50-54 7:09:15
Moira Wigley 20th F55-59 7:24:48

5.  Ironman 70.3 Japan, 1.9km swim, 90km bike, 21.1km run

Billy Lynch 61st M30-34 5:56:31


Sunday 10 July 2016
Triathlon NT's NT Long Course Triathlon
Lake Bennett Resort

2km swim, 60km bike, 16km run

Individuals & Teams (members and non members)

Online entry opens tomorrow (Friday 17 June) here


1.  Congratulations to Jacqui Crofton and Sarah Collins, both qualified for 2016 Ironman World Championships, Hawaii at Ironman Cairns.

2.  Congratulations to Corinne Fabian our latest qualifier for 2016 Ironman 70.3 World Championships (Sunshine Coast).

3.  Jessica Fell is sporting a multi-coloured body after coming off her bike at Ironman 70.3 Cairns.

4.  Hard luck for Tim Green, he punctured twice at Ironman Cairns.

5.  One of the paratriathletes at Cairns, sent Corinne Fabian sprawling, accidental of course!

6.  And Graeme Parsons had a mechanical on the bike course - 15 minutes + of frustration.

7.  NT News 15 June 16

8.  Check out this free club membership offer from Vision Money .

9.  Surf 2 Turf fundraising run is 5:30pm tomorrow Friday - Info here

10.  Speedy recovery wishes go out to Kylie Scholz after her knee op.

11.  Entry open for 2017 Ironman Cairns - 11 June 17

12.  Entry open for 2017 Ironman Australia (Port Macquarie) - 7 May 17

13.  Not up for NT Long Course as an individual?  Grab your friends and form a team.

14.  Weather has cooled but don't let your swimming slip this dry especially if you have target events later this year or just want to improve in the water.

15.  Early bird entry for Fannie Bay Swims  closes soon.  Why pay more?

16.  2016 | 2017 Club Membership now open here for NEW members only.  Please share the link if you know someone who is interested in joining.


Moira went with pink for IM 70.3 Cairns


Robyn Stanley
E News
Darwin Triathlon Club