Our Cyclone Blanche delayed Sprint Series finally got
underway at Lake Alex in perfect conditions (the weather gods smiled on us)
What an awesome lot of volunteers (members & friends) we
had helping out.
A huge thank you to Race Director Brian Gallagher who was up with
the sparrows and delivered a great event for our members to enjoy.
Feedback was thumbs up all round!
Thanks also to David Hancock
who helped set up buoys, signage; Jac Crofton
Brad George who handled event check in; Tina Sanderson
who organised our post event fruit & ice; Gary Wall
who was one of the first there & last to leave, towing the trailer,
setting up the timing system etc; Julie Gallagher & Megan Gallagher
helped with our drinks station; Belinda Townend
(pictured) marshalled our hot corner; Daryl Stanley,
Barrett & Luke Fronsko
were there till stumps; and thanks also to those who pitched in where
needed, we really do appreciate your help. The assistance of our traffic management, surf
lifesaving & St John Ambulance crews was also tops!!
We do it all again this Sunday when our
rescheduled Sprint #1 takes place (see below for details).
1. Sprint #2, 750m swim, 26km bike, 5km
Male: Luke Fronsko 1:14:51 Female: Ali
2. Short Option, 300m swim, 13km bike,
Male: Kyle Farrier 43:50 Female: Emma
Race Director: Barry
Sullivan Registration: Vicki
Woodrow | Rowena
Eastick Fruit | Ice: Jude
Water Station: 2
Marshalling: 2 Volunteers required Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you can help out.
1. Please note the earlier start time for
2. Transition for this event will be in
the carpark on the far side of the toilet block as you drive in.
3. The earlier start should have the
majority on the run before expected traffic to a mid morning festival event
Sunday 9 April 17 Lake Alexander Sprint #3 (Inc NT Sprint Distance C'ships) 7am 750m swim, 26km bike, 5km run Info & Entry here
Due to upgrading our club trailer, our old trailer is now for sale.
Recently rewired and registered until August, we are now offering our
old trailer for sale $3000 ono. Please mention to anyone who may be
interested. Contact email@example.com
TRI GEAR: Limited items of club custom tri gear
available for purchase (subsidized) as well as some club cotton tees to
clear at reduced prices. We also have a new order of popular sizes
available in our club cotton tees.
Cyclone Blanche caused take 1 to be cancelled, we will be kicking off our
Sprint Series this weekend.
Those who had entered Sprint #1 have been sent an email detailing how to
transfer their entry to this weekend's Sprint #2.
For admin purposes Sunday's event is staying as Sprint #2, we can now
confirm our Rescheduled Sprint #1 will go ahead a week later (26 March) and
date for Sprint #3 remains as listed - 9 April. Entry links 26 March
and 9 April will be up later this week.
1. Motatapu Off-Road Marathon, 42km Jason Hamilton
7th M Overall 3:36:35
2. Peaks Challenge, 235km cycle (inc 4000m+ climbing) Allan Stancombe
3. Bendigo Long Course, 1.9km swim, 90km bike, 21.1km run Aaron Trenfield
3rd M40-44 5:03:49
4. Mooloolaba Triathlon, 1.5km swim, 40km bike, 10km run Jackie Van Den
Bos 32nd F25-29 2:45:58 Melissa Lind
49th F40-44 2:52:12 Corinne Fabian
3rd F60-64 2:54:43
5. Ironman New Zealand, 3.8km swim, 180km bike, 42.2km run Kevin Coyle
14th M30-34 10:17:33 Fiona Coyle
2nd F30-34 10:43:17 Brad George
18th M40-44 10:56:55 Brad Fitzwater
37th M30-34 11:59:06
Sunday 19 March 2017
Sprint Series #2
7am (check in closes 6:45am)
750m swim, 26km bike, 5km run
short option 300m swim, 13km bike, 3km run