Monthly Archives: September 2012

Gil Owens Reports on His Coast to Coast Bike Ride

Some of you may have seen my Facebook post about my planned coast to coast ride to raise funds for Prostate Cancer UK. Prostate cancer is the most common male cancer and 10,000 men die in the UK each year. … 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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Newbiggin Tri 2012 Race Report

Beautiful sunshine! A Light breeze! The light reflecting off the tiny ripples on the sea! This is Newbiggin 2012!! Forget the hurricane of 2011 this was going to be a race to savour, with Alnwick Tri club racers out in … Continue reading

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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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Helvellyn Race Report

Race report from Henrietta Bolton-Carter, successfully completing the very tough Helvellyn Tri course in 5:05 on Sunday: If it hadn’t been for the race, it was a great weekend in the Lakes! I enjoyed the swim once I’d managed to … Continue reading

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Swimming on time

We are having a crack down on people turning up late to swim. If you are late for the session, you will not be able to swim. The reason we want the session to start on time is:- 1. Pool … Continue reading

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Race report Penrith Tri by Stu Bruce

Penrith Sprint Triathlon was held last Sunday 26th September. It was a race I had been unable to attend in previous years, so it was nice to finally get there. Saturday had been fairly constant rain, however Sunday morning was … Continue reading

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