Wight Tri Chairman Nick Kenney started the Wales Ironman Triathlon for the second time with the sole intention of completing this event. Unfortunately last year, he crashed out on the bike, crossing a cattle grid and breaking his collar bone. However, with his injury fixed, he was ready to conquer
Brighton and Hove Standard Distance Triathlon (European Age Group Qualifier)
Wight Tri members and IW Talented Athlete Award recipients, Jan Fletcher and Glyn Jenkins competed in the Brighton and Hove Standard Distance Triathlon, which was also the European Age Group Championship qualifier for Tartu, Estonia in 2020.
The race started at 11.15am
Wight Tri members, Steve Goodier, Pete Carter and Nina French travelled to Almere, Netherlands to take on the Challenge Almere Triathlons.
Steve and Pete took on the Challenge Almere Long Distance Triathlon, which also incorporated the European Age Group Long Distance Triathlon Championships, for which both had qualified and would be
Wight Tri members, Michaela Heathcote and Steve Dines travelled to Cirencester to take part in the Cotswolds Sprint Triathlon.
A 750m swim in the Cotswold Country Park lake, followed by a 20km cycle on quiet country roads and a 2 lap 5km run on paths around the lake.
New member, Michaela had
3 members of Wight Tri, Natalie Ellen, Dean Pike and Russ Mellor travelled the short distance over the Solent to take part in the Portsmouth Sprint and Standard Distance Triathlons.
The event consisted of 750m or 1500m sea swims and 24km or 42km lapped bike route around Portsmouth, followed by 1
IW XC Championships.
Stuart Dyer 2nd V50
Craig Wilson 3rd V40
Mary Norman 3rd overall, 1st V55
Janet Fletcher 2nd V35
Nina French 2nd V 45
WT 2nd team Mary Norman, Jan Fletcher, Nina French.
WT 3rd team Craig Wilson, Stuart Dyer, Steve Goodier.
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