27th February – 5th March
GAELFORCE 22KM MOUNTAIN RUN
Gaelforce 22km Mountain Run
Our Club chairman and treasurer Nick and Colin made the trip to Connemara at the weekend to take on the grueling Gaelforce 22km Mountain run. Colin completed the mountainous terrain in 1:37:28, Nick crossed the line in 1:39:09.
Try a Tri and Super Sprint -23rd April
The 2017 Letterkenny Try a tri and Super Sprint Triathlons are due to take place on Sunday 23rdApril at the Aura Leisure Centre. Always a popular event with new people and existing triathletes this event sells out quickly. Please note as this is a pool based triathlon entries are limited. As the Aura Leisure centre has a moveable floor, the less experienced swimmers have nothing to fear as the floor will be risen on the day, with a water depth of only 1.25metres.There will be 2races on the day, the Try a tri with a swim distance of 200meters (8 pool lengths) and the Super Sprint with a swim of 400 meters (16 pool lengths). Please note that the Try a tri is only open to first time competitors in triathlon.Entries are now open on the Triathlon Ireland website. This is a pre-entry event only and no entries will be taken on the day.
For any queries please contact the race director by email at firstname.lastname@example.orgImportant
Notice regarding Club Membership
From Wednesday 1st March, you will no longer be permitted to take part in any club training sessions if you are not a registered Club Member.NO guest members will be permitted to take part in any swim sessions. Due to high numbers this will be strictly enforced.All details on renewing membership can be found on the Triathlon Ireland website. Anyone who does not have membership paid will not be permitted to attend club training.
Club training continues as follows:
Tuesday: Track session- 7.45pm
Wednesday: Swim session- Advanced 7-8pm, Intermediate/ Beginners 8-9pm
Thursday: Long Run session leaves from Aura at 6.30pm
Saturday: Club cycle leaves from Aura at 9am
Gaelforce Mountain Run 22km
Colin Dean 1:37:28
Nicholas Fowell 1:39:09