Category Archives: Training – Genera

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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Learn to Swim Lane Full

Our learn to swim lane on a Wednesday night is now completely full and is unlikely to have any more spaces before Alnwick Sprint Tri. We will advertise again if places become available before the Triathlon. Usually after Alnwick Tri, … Continue reading

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Discounted Willowburn Membership for Alnwick Tri Members

Willowburn Sports Centre is currently offering local sports club members a 20% discount on standard adult and junior memberships.  The adult fitness package is reduced to £31.65 (normally £39.55) payable by monthly direct debit.  Membership provides the following; Free fitness induction Unlimited … 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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The ‘Going Longer’ Group

Alnwick Tri are organising a training group aimed at athletes stepping up in distance for the 2013 season, whether its the move from Sprint to Olympic, middle distance or longer.  We know that attempting to race longer distances can be … Continue reading

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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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Running – weekly track sessions

The club will be starting a regular weekly track session at Amble from 12 May.  Groups will be sorted by goal rather than ability, so different groups will work on speed skills, tempo running, etc. Sessions will start at 9:30am and last … Continue reading

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Super-sprint duathlon

I get the sense that everyone is ready to clear out the cobwebs and see how effective their winter’s training has been … To allow the competitive juices to flow, we’re organising a super-sprint duathlon at Druridge Bay on Sunday … Continue reading

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