Junior Triathlon Easter Break

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Reminder that the Junior Triathlon Training takes a break over the Easter School holidays. The training resumes for the Thursday swim on 19th April (7pm – 8pm) & Sunday 22nd April for the Track (3.45pm -4.45pm) & Swim session (5pm – 6pm).

Wheelers on Home Turf

Pip Moore News, Running, Swimming, Triathlon

Results are in from the Nowton Park round of the Winter XC series – sadly no times seem to have been recorded only the finish placings 🙁 Anyway, we had our best turnout ever with 21 wheelers taking on the challenge, and our best points haul of the season so far ! 🙂 Numbers overall seemed to be down compared …

2018 Prize Giving and Roller Racing

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For the second year the club’s prize giving evening was combined with the Chenery Rose Bowl Roller Racing competition. While several of the prize winners were unable to attend, there was still a healthy turnout to applaud the club’s 2017 champions. The full list of winners are below. Prize Giving With such a diverse club, there were trophies to be …

Triathlon Two Week Roundup

Pip Moore News, Running, Swimming, Triathlon

This post covers a busy fortnight for Wheelers triathletes. Starting on 10th Sept, Hannah Mclnroy Naylor was in action at the Vitruvian Middle Distance National Championships. After a slower than usual swim, a mechanical on the bike which resulted in Hannah only having the little chain ring available for about half the race, she finished a fantastic 6th in the 25-29 AG …

Medal Haul at Mildenhall

Pip Moore News, Running, Swimming, Triathlon

Lots of Wheelers took part in the Mildenhall Triathlon festival this weekend, from the juniors to seniors, from Aquathlon, Duathlon through to full Triathlon. A mass start for the Duathlon saw Craig Stewart as our first Wheeler in action, tackling the two 5km runs split by the 21km bike in the middle. Mr consistent, he completed both runs in exactly …

Wheelers Weekend Roundup – Triathlon

Pip Moore News, Running, Swimming, Triathlon

Cowman – Half Ironman Triathlon Kicking off this week’s Tri news is Hannah Mclnroy-Naylor’s own account of her outstanding victory at Milton Keynes ‘Cowman’ Triathlon. I exited the swim in third position, but left T2 before the lady who was in second. I expected her to overtake me at some point, but I never saw her again. I had a …

Wheelers Weekend Roundup – Triathlon

Pip Moore News, Running, Swimming, Triathlon

Castles and rain were the dominating talking points at both regional, triathlon venues this weekend.  Appalling conditions eventually cleared early Saturday morning for the start of the ‘Castle on the Hill’ – Framingham junior triathlon but the wet surface meant the tough, undulating bike and run sections were even more challenging. Representing our juniors in Tristar were Ella Stewart and …

Matt vs IronMan

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Matt Shingleton raced IronMan Bolton last weekend (16th July) and has written this excellent account that gets you right into the heart of what it feels like to compete in an IronMan (that’s a 2.4 mile swim, a 112 mile bike leg and a 26.2 mile marathon run). To make it even harder on himself, Matt chose to run in …

West Suffolk Wheelers Junior Triathlon

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Culford was once again host to the Wheelers Junior Triathlon on Sunday 2nd July.  A beautiful but breezy morning greeted the 200 strong field and a great day was had by all. Ella Stewart was again our first Junior off in a familiar role of bib number 2 in the Tristar category.  True to form, she clocked another fantastic time …