Wight Tri member, Sean Williams travelled to Bedford to take part in the Bedford Autodrome Duathlon, which was also the final qualifying event for the 2020 European Age Group Standard Distance Duathlon Championships.
This event was held on the Bedford Autodrome, so guaranteeing fast times on such a flat course. The
Chillerton Crucifier Duathlon
10 Wight Tri members braved the cold and chilly wind to take on the Chillerton Crucifier Duathlon. A choice of a short run of 2.4km and a long run of 5.9km with 1 or 2 laps of the 14km cycle loop taking the competitors out of Chillerton through
Last Sunday (28.01.2018) 16 members of Wight Tri took part in the Strawberry Pain duathlon, a nominated time event. A choice of a 3.5 or 2.5 mile run in muddy conditions over Mottistone Down was followed by a 13 mile cycle loop through Calbourne and Afton and returning via the
East Cowes Enema Duathlon
18 members took part in the 3rd in the Wight Tri Winter Duathlon Series. Starting from the East Cowes seafront, and with the choice of a 2.2 or or 4.2 km run and either 1, 2, or 3 laps of a 10km undulating cycle route to the
15 members braved the cold weather to take part in the Colwell Duathlon, the second of the Wight Tri Winter Duathlon Series events. Starting from Colwell Bay, the competitors had a choice of a 2.2km or 4km run either side of a 16km or 26km cycle.
1st equal in the nominated event was Adam Younger and
Sunday saw the first in the Wight Tri Duathlon series of races. 12 competitors took part in the Chale Ballbuster, a choice of long and short courses was available with runs of 1.7 miles and 2.75 miles, and a cycle of either 11 or 19 miles. Competitors must choose their
Todays opening Winter Duathlon saw over 20 take to the start line from Blackgang Viewpoint Carpark. Nomination time winner on the day was Nick Kenny with Steve Dines 2nd and Team Anne and Sue 3rd. Thanks for competing guys. Welcome to the new members and thanks as always to all the helpers
Simon Jones of Wight Tri and part of the IW Talented Athlete Scheme, represented Team GB for the second time at the European Age Group Sprint Duathlon Championships in Kalkur, Germany.
Simon had an excellent first 5km run of 18.52 to enter T1 in 4th position and first GB athlete. However
Big congratulations to Wight Tri members, Sean Williams and Simon Jones who represented Team GB in the World AG Duathlon Chanpionships held at Aviles in France at the weekend.
Simon, in his third appearance in his GB kit, raced first in the World AG Sprint Duathlon event of 5km run/21km cycle