Friday, 21 October 2016

E News 20 October 2016


Lots happening!

Our representatives at the Alice Springs Masters Games collected a shed load of medals, those at the Melbourne Marathon & Half Marathon logged impressive times and congrats to Zandra Wolf for stepping up to Sprint Distance triathlon over in NSW.

Our juniors are in action again on Sunday morning (see below) and via Triathlon NT there are some info sessions & training opportunities coming up for adults wishing to learn more about the sport.


1. Forster Triathlon Festival, Sprint, 750m swim, 20km bike, 5km run

Zandra Wolf 7th F35-39 1:33:14

2. Alice Springs Masters Games - various

Kevin Coyle 1st M30-34 51:43
Steve Goat 1st M35-39  53:35
Fiona Coyle 1st F30-34  1:00:52
Vicki Woodrow 1st F55-59 1:04:12

Kevin Coyle 1st M30-34 1:04:40
Fiona Coyle 1st F30-34 1:10:37
Vicki Woodrow 1st F55-59 1:22:37

3.  Melbourne Marathon, 42km

Brad George 10th M40-44 2:48:41

4.  Melbourne Half Marathon, 21km

Tatiane Kelly 135th F35-39 1:56:53
Vijaya Joshi  153rd F45-49 2:05:10

Coming Up:

Sunday 30 October 2016
Off Road Triathlon #1
Lake Alexander

300m swim, 15km bike, 3km run

Info & online entry here


Race Director:  Luke Fronsko
Registration:     Louise Lamb | Diane Napier
Fruit | Ice:         Sarah Huddlestone 


Sunday 23 October 2016
Lake Alexander
7:30am (registration 7:15am)

1.  You will have received info email direct from our Junior Co-Ordinators

2.  Please email if your children are attending (need numbers for catering purposes) or you require further info.

Other News:

1.  Speedy recovery wishes to Ali Fitch who is sporting a line of stitches in her arm after coming off her bike.

2.  Congrats to junior Poppy Goat on attaining NT number 1 plate in her category at BMX C'ships in Alice Springs recently.

3.  Blast from the Past - 2004 (thanks Emma Winterflood)

4.  Getting some more stock of our club cotton tees in the popular sizes & also in junior sizes as well.  Watch this space.

5.  Our new equipment trailer is currently being fitted out. Taking a little longer than we thought but will be worth the wait.

6.  We have Glen Scholz and Daryl Stanley competing at XTERRA World Championships, Maui this weekend. Good luck!

9.  Mindfulness for Athletes

10. Some of you, including  juniors, have paid a participation fee to Triathlon NT to join in their development program activities.  This is not Darwin Triathlon Club membership, but if you have paid a participant program fee, TA is happy to provide a discount voucher to offset this payment against full membership.  Contact to convert if you wish to be eligible to participate in our upcoming events.

11.  Date savers - pop them on your calendar now:

Saturday 12 November 2016 - Aquathlon #1 (200/2 x 2) 5:30pm Waterfront
Saturday 26 November 2016  - Aquathlon #2 (200/2 x 3) 5:30pm Waterfront
Saturday 10 December 2016 - ConocoPhillips Xmas Splash n Dash 5:30pm Nightcliff Pool (joint junior/senior event followed by BBQ and lucky draws).
Sunday 22 January 2017 - Aquathlon #3 (750/5 or short option 250/2) 7am Lake Alexander
Sunday 29 January 2017 - Triathlon & Come & Tri 7am Lake Alexander

Pic of the Week:
Off Road Tri action earlier this year 


Robyn Stanley
E News
Darwin Triathlon Club