Top of the Mourne – Olympic Triathlon

Top of the Mournes 2014, Rostrevor, County Down, Northern Ireland organaised by Newry Triathlon Club Touted as being the toughest Olympic distance race in the country Well it's taken me a while to find a keyboard but finally this is my recommendation for a very good triathlon if you ever ...
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Chantilly Triathlons

This weekend on the grounds of the Chateau de Chantilly, 19 ExpaTRIés participated in 7 waves of 4 events over the course of 2 days.   45 hours of collective efforts included more than 22 km of swimming, 750 km of cycling and 170 km of running.   Paul was ...
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Ironman Zurich 2014

I had always seen the Ironman distance as a step too far - juggling a job, family and training being too much. So my departure from full time employment was followed within days by an inscription for Ironman Zurich and signing up to Coach Rich - www.sancture-sportifs.com - basically i ...
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Roth 2014

If Kona seems a bit far away for us Europeans, then its Roth that is the holy grail for all Triathletes. Quests such as this always turn out to be adventures and this one was not about to disappoint ! It all began way back in 2013 - having heard ...
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Moisson / Cergy – Fun Competition

15 of us were ready to get up early on Sunday morning and brave the rain to get out to Moisson to do a Sprint Trialthon, then they went and cancelled on the day before due to bacteria in the lake. Everyone knows there is bacteria in lakes.....nobody cares !! ...
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Sens

The competition was a small, no frills family orientated tri at least in the morning. Well organised with plenty of friendly and helpful bénévoles.Setting was in the middle of fields next to river Yonne, with a big car park just next by.My (Paul G) Sprint was early in the morning ...
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Beauvais Olympic

Last year this competition had horrendous rain, but this year it was a wondersfull sunny afternoon. A first outdoor triathlon for Owen, and first Olympic distance for both Owen and Blythe, nick was just having fun using it as a training race. Decided to take a short cut and swim ...
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TIME Megeve CycloSportif

Once again the team set off to the Alps to prove that they are hardcore cyclists. Everyone was split over the 3 different distances, Kathryn and Roger optiing for the sensible option of 88km, Ed regretted his decision to go for the 105km and Alex and Nick destroying the 145km. ...
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Versailles Sprint – Preparation

With the first open water sprint Triathlon at Versailles at the end of the week, I thought it would be useful to give you a run through of what to expect and a little checklist. To give you a flavour of the day have a read of last years blog. ...
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HIM – Aix-en-Provence

Sean, Lesly and Roberto went down to have some fun at the HIM distance. They all did well.