Category Archives: Open water

Open water swim lakeside cover

A message from Victoria Curry who organises the lakeside duty. “Does anyone fancy covering lakeside duty next Thursday? Simon and I will do it if there are no other takers. I will be bringing down a diary for the rest … Continue reading

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Membership for Lake Swimming

This Summer’s lake swimming starts on Thursday 7th May at Druridge Bay Country Park. This year you must be a member of Alnwick Tri Club to take part in the session. Please take a look at our membership page for … Continue reading

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For Sale – Blue Seventy Men’s Axium Wetsuit Size Small Tall

I’m selling a Blue Seventy Axium wetsuit, size small tall.  It’s in very good condition, worn only a few times.  I really like the suit but it’s a bit tight for me around the shoulders. The suit is designed with … Continue reading

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Social Half-Ironman

The plans are coming together for this Saturday, 22 Sept.  There will be two groups of cyclists – a slower group will leave Druridge Bay at 10, a faster group at 11.  The day will be fully supported, with tea, … Continue reading

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Open water swim – last one / change of start time

The last open water training session of the year will be this Thursday (12 Sept).  The Country Park now closes at 8pm, so we’ll swim at 6:30 rather than 7pm

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Summer super-sprints

A reminder that the summer super-sprints kick off this week.  The next three weeks will see the events at the Thursday night open-water swims at Druridge Bay. 2nd Aug – Aquathlon – 500m swim / 2.5k run 9th Aug – … Continue reading

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Open Water Swimming

Sessions start at Druridge this Thursday.  Meet at the Visitor Centre car park from 6:40pm, ready to swim at 7. As in previous years, we’ll split into informal groups based on ability & goals.  You’ll need to sign a disclosure … Continue reading

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Open Water Swimming

We have officially given up on Druridge Bay for the next couple of weeks until the water quality in Ladyburn Lake is checked as the water still looks like chocolate milk and we have no idea if is is clean … Continue reading

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Northumberland Swim Challenge – Druridge Bay

3 club members competed at Saturday’s open water swim challenge, all in the 3k event. 7. Helen Jones @49:18 14. Caroline Findlay 0:58:37 19. Bridget Peberdy 1:15:51 Full results at http://www.trinorthumberland.co.uk/2011-events/northumberland-challenge-swim

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QE2 – challenge swims

As part of the weekend of events at QE2 lake, Tri-Northumberland put on a couple of long-distance swim races on Saturday.  Jo G-O and Helen Jones fought it out for the top spot for the club, with Jo taking a … Continue reading

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