mornings are now perfect for training, pool temperatures are at refreshing
rather than sweaty warm, spectacular sunrise and sunsets are happening
& there's a zillion things on - who would want to live anywhere else
Topping the list of "things to do" this weekend is Triathlon NT's NT Long
Course Triathlon C'ships on Sunday at beautiful
Lake Bennett Resort. If you are heading down for the weekend
camping spots or resort accommodation is available Ring 08 8976 0960 and
mention you are coming for the Triathlon.
Don't forget the Long Course is an open event so members and non members
can participate. If you aren't up for the distance, grab some mates and
form a team.
This event kicks off our club 2016 | 2017 age group pointscore competition
(this year changing to 5 year categories - woo hoo I hear to say), so hope
you are all on the entry list and get your season points off to an early
MEMBERSHIP RENEWALS NOW DUE:
1. Great to
see so many of you already signed up for 2016 | 2017. Welcome to our
new members and welcome back to those renewing!
2. If you are yet to renew or want to become a new member you can do
3. We continue to mention our 2015 | 2016 members whether they have
renewed or not, until end of July. After that, those who haven't renewed
drop out of the system so do renew at the link above.
4. Apologies, there have been a couple of glitches with membership
but we've manage to sort those who been in contact for assistance.
Mostly it's just been credit card details changed and easily
Holten, NLD, 1.5km swim, 40km bike, 10km run Ron Griep
7th M50+ 2:13:39
2. Gold Coast Marathon, 42.2km Al Thompson
267th M35-39 3:50:12
3. Darwin Road Run C'ships, 10km
Members on the podium: Luke Fronsko
2nd M17-39 37:12 Phil Lewis
1st M50-59 39:57 Graeme Parsons
1st M60+ 51:01 Corinne Fabian
1st F60+ 53:15 Karen Lewis
3rd F50-59 1:00:08
3. Darwin Road Run C'ships, 5km
Members on the podium: Heath Porter
1st M17-39 18:46 Jamie Baldwin
2nd M17-39 19:10 Kimberlie
Baldwin 1st F17-39 20:40 Kyle Farrier
2nd MU16 22:47 Kate Bell
3rd F17-39 27:01
4. Katherine 4hr MTB
Members on the podium: Matt King
1st Aiden Geaney
This Sunday 10
NT Long Course Triathlon Championships
Lake Bennett Resort
7am (check in closes 6:30am sharp)
1. Darwin Triathlon Club members please bring your Timing Chip.
2. The Resort car park will be used for transition, see event info
on where to park, course maps & other useful info etc.
3. Thanks to those who have volunteered to assist.
have been some changes to TA Race
Competition Rules including junior distances, no
disc brakes in draft legal events, changes to draft zones (increased from 7
to 10 metres), clarification of "outside assistance" etc. Changes
are highlighted in yellow.
Gallagher competed in the recent Bali Ocean
Swim but no results up as yet. 2017 Bali Swim
date - 2 July 17.
3. Not renewing or moving interstate? We would really
appreciate return of your club timing chip.
4. Relay for
Life Darwin date 16-17 Sept. Theme
"Relays from around the World", have fun with that!