COLUMBIA THREADNEEDLE WORLD TRIATHLON – 2017

Date of Event: June 11th Time of Event: 8:25AM Location: ROUNDHAY PARK LEEDS Race Name: COLUMBIA THREADNEEDLE WORLD TRIATHLON Race Type: STANDARD DISTANCE TRIATHLON ATHLETE DETAILS:   JOAN KIRKWOOD Other Bassetlaw Triathletes present: Position  2ND PLACE AGE GROUP Silver medal British Age GROUP Championships Standard distance   I…

Triathlon England National Aquathon Age Group Championships – june 17

Date of Event: Saturday 10 th June 2017 Time of Event: 10.50am Location: Roundhay Park Leeds Race Name: Triathlon England National Aquathon Age Group Championships Race Type:   Aquathon (800m swim/5k Run) ATHLETE DETAILS:  Kevin Dunne Positions:   3rd place in the Mens 60-64 Age Group received…

Rotterdam World Championships 2017 – Joan Kirkwood

 My goal this summer, 2017, was to qualify for The World Triathlon Championships in Rotterdam. With that in mind I embarked on a series of triathlons on my way to Redcar Draft Legal Triathlon, the qualifier. My hard work paid off with a great race…

Saturday 26th August Holme Pierrepoint – BTC Team Sprints

Blessed with excellent sunny weather, 6 teams of Bassetlaw Triathlon set out for a day of fun and chaos at Holme Pierrepont the National Water Sports Centre in Nottingham Five teams raced in the morning and 1 team Bassetlaw One Young Gun started at 1:45 in…

ITU WORLD TRIATHLON GRAND FINAL AGE GROUPS – Kevin Dunn

When I entered a Facebook competition in June, I never thought in my wildest dreams that it would lead me to represent Great Britain in the ITU World Triathlon Age Groups Grand Final at Rotterdam in September but that’s exactly what it did! I basically won a competition for a free entry to the Llandudno Sea Triathlon on…

9th September Rutland Vitruvian

The Vitruvian is organised by Pacesetter events and promoted as full on tough quad crunching, lung buster of a race consisting of 1900m swim, 85km bike and a 21km run around the picturesque Rutland Water. This Triathlon distance event is also known as Half Ironman…

22nd July 2017 london Docklands, AJ Bell Live to tri

The A J Bell Triathlon attracts over 13,000 participants and over 30,000 spectators each year, this event has become a must do event in the sporting calendar and one I had my eye on doing for the last 2 years. With a variety of distances,…

17th September 2017 Thorpe Theme Park London

A cold start to the day after an overnight ground frost and a little fog. I was thankful that the race organisers had changed the time by an hour, instead of starting at 7 the first wave went off at just after 8. Helen and…