Monthly Archives: May 2011

Tri4U Open Water Swimming

TRI4U COACHING OPEN WATER SWIMMING. Sunday 5th and Sunday 12th June 2011 from 10am Tri4u have organised some coached Open Water Swim sessions at Pooley Bridge (Ullswater) Penrith in preparation for the Great North Swim, other Open Water Swim events and Triathlons.
  • Coached sessions based around novice, intermediate and advanced groups
  • Specific stroke technique...
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F4L Open Water Swimming

F4L Coaching: Open Water Swim Coaching This session is aimed at helping both novices and improvers swim faster in the open water this season. Time and date: 5pm, Saturday 18th June Location: Ladyburn Lake, Druridge Bay Country Park Who is it aimed at? This two hour coaching session is aimed at novices wanting to build confidence in the open water...
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Keswick Mountain Festival Triathlon – Results

Congratulations to Marc Laithwaite of and Rhiannon Silson of Arragons Cumbrian Tri Club, winners of today's Keswick Mountain Festival LONG triathlon. And congratulations also goes to David Barker of Tri Northumberland and Michelle Scott of Darlington Tri Club, winners of today's Keswick Mountain Festival SHORT triathlon. Results of the LONG triathlon can be seen HERE Results of...
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Ironman Research

Ironman Research - A message from Tony Rees:
"My name is Tony Rees and I am a student at Teesside University. I am currently researching the sociological reasons why people participate at Ironman triathlon (I have done IM myself 8 times) I would like to hear from both male and female Ironman participants to help with...
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F4L Coaching Sessions

New F4L Coaching Sessions:
  • Saturday 21st May from 09:30 - 10:30 there will be an F4L Coaching track session at Amble.
The session will be run to cater for all abilities of athletes, so everyone welcome - £2 per person... excellent preparation for the open water triathlon season ahead including the Northumberland Triathlon. We'll be doing an easy...
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Cuthy’s200 Bike Ride

Cuthy's 200 a 24-hour, 200 mile round-the-clock bike ride was set up by Falklands veteran Colin Charlton to pay tribute to 19 year old Pte Nathan Cuthbertson, 2nd Battalion, Parachute Regiment. who was killed in...
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World Champion – Harry Coates

Tyne Tri Club has a World Champion! Congratulations to Harry Coates who won gold in the M20-24 category at the 2011 Extremadura ITU Cross Triathlon (the bike leg is cross-country on mountain bikes), in Spain on 29 April. The event consisted of a...
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Alnwick Sprint Triathlon – Results & Report

After the beautiful weather of the last few weeks, there were hailstones and driving rain in Alnwick on Saturday when the course was being set up so finding race day only windy was a big relief. In the men's race Greg Chambers was 1st out the water with Tyne Tri's Phil Aiston only 4 seconds behind,...
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