GoTri Northumberland Sunday 9th April 2017

Go Tri Northumberland will have an adult and a junior race this year.

The events will take place at Amble Health and Leisure Club on Sunday 9th April with first swimmers in the water at 8am.

Adult race (aged 14+)

200m pool swim, 3 mile bike along the quiet links road, 1km run on grass

Junior race (aged 9-13)

80m pool swim, 1km bike on grass, 500m run on grass

for entry and more information click link below

GoTri Northumberland Entry

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Alnwick Junior Tri @ Druridge 2017

25th June 2017

Based around the Druridge Bay Country Park on the beautiful Northumberland coast approximately 3 miles south Amble.
The Alnwick Junior Tri @ Druridge is an openwater triathlon for TS1, TS2, TS3 and Youth age groups.
For the TriStars the event counts towards the North East Junior Grand Prix Series.

The openwater swim takes place in the freshwater Ladyburn lake within the park (wetsuit mandatory). The bike course will take you out along a scenic traffic free tarmac route between the park and the dunes, before you return back to the park to complete the run course around the footpaths and meadow tracks on the south side of the lake.

Your entry of £20 (£21 non-BTF member) includes an event medal and printed T-shirt.

The park offers cafe and toilet facilities, a kids play area to keep the little ones entertained, as well as free parking and easy access to the beautiful beach, perfect for a fun family day out.

Enter here




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Alnwick Sprint Tri 2017

Alnwick Sprint tri will happen on 7th May 2017

Alnwick Sprint Tri is now SOLD OUT

to put your name on the reserve list please contact the race organisers on

alnwicktri2017 [at] gmail [dot] com

Other forms of communication are not regularly monitored so please do not attempt to use the ‘contact us’ forms.

We look forward to welcoming you all on the day

Thanks to Northumbrian Water for providing bottled water for drinks stations on the day:


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AGM 2016

The annual club A.G.M. will be held on Friday 2nd December at Alnwick Rugby Club. The meeting will begin at 7.30pm and will be followed by a buffet.

Please come along and support your club and committee. If you feel you could contribute to the club by joining the committee please contact Stu Bruce. stubruce66 [at] gmail [dot] com

We look forward to seeing you there.

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club of the year 2016

Alnwick Tri Club are pleased to announce we have won the Triathlon England North East Regional Club of the Year Award 2016.

we are a fantastic friendly club with the whole range of abilities from complete beginners, through GB Age Group athletes and ironman athletes to world champions and elite level athletes.

our races are centered around giving the competitors a brilliant experience and our coached sessions feel more like a social night out with some hard work and learning opportunities thrown in.

our coaches (level 1, 2 and 3) are some of the best in the region and the country and our volunteers are amazing.

the junior club is thriving and feels moe like a family.

We have 50% female members and 50% of our coaches are female. Talent for coaching is recognised no matter the age or sex of our club members.

We we might just be a little club in the north of England but we punch above our weight in the triathlon community.

well done every member of alnwick tri club for making our club the best.

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Thursday Night Lake Swims

Due to the amount of weeds at the water sports entrance of the lake we have decided to move down to the Visitors Centre of the lake for the remaining couple of sessions.

The Junior lake swimming sessions have now ended so no Juniors are permitted to swim in the lake during the club sessions.

Note also the entrance gate will now close at 8pm instead of 9pm.

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Results GoTri Druridge Bay 28th July 2016

Another brilliant race at Druridge Bay.  The weeds in the lake still seemed to freak some of the competitors out despite clearing 99% of them away just an hour before the race.

The Juniors came out on top again with Dan Dixon winning for the men and Freya Smith winning for the women but everyone won at the end with a full buffet, tea and coffee for all the competitors, spectators and marshals making it a really good social event.

Results below



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GoTri At Druridge Bay 28th July

We are pleased to announce we will be hosting a GoTri Triathlon on Thursday the 28th July at Druridge Bay Country Park. Ideal for anyone new to triathlon looking to take part in their first fun, relaxed event. The race will start at 7pm, distances are as follows 300m swim, 10km bike and 2.5km run and a bargain at only £5. To enter follow the link below.

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Alnwick Tri Juniors @ Druridge Bay Results

Results for the Junior Tri Today

Alnwick Junior Tri @ Druridge 2016 Results

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Druridge Bay Super Sprint Triathlon Results

Another fantastic day of racing.  The threat of rain put a few people off coming but the 26 that raced had a fabulous time. The marshals were great, cheering everyone on.

The race was put on to give people a bit of practice racing open water before their big races on bank holiday weekend. 8 of the racers are off to Lisbon to the European Tri Champs and a fair few of the other off to Nottingham to compete in  the sprint or half iron distance races.

Due to the cold water, the swim was kept close to shore and became a 2 x 200m lap swim to make the 400m. The bike was a quick blast up to Widdrington roundabout and back and the run was a single lap of the lake.

The winners of the male and female races were in the lead from start to finish but the minor places were hotly contested with the positions changing numerous times.

Top Result


  1. Dan Dixon 31:56
  2. Kris Whitelaw 34:01
  3. James Morris 34:11


  1. Bethan Nitch 40:22
  2. Kim Redpath 40:56
  3. Tracey Sample 41:52

Full results on the link below

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