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To contact us please use the Information Request link in the left hand menu. If you are a member of Cleveland Triathlon Club and have competed in an event e-mail with the details so I can add it to the web site.

 
 
A Day in the Lake's - 28th June 2015
Well done to our members who took part in the A Day in the Lakes triathlon at Ullswater, a 1.2 mile swim, 57 mile bike ride over the Kirkstone Pass and finally a 12.5 mile (mostly) fell run. David Cole was our first member home in a fantastic time of 05:45:59, next we had James Hague in 06:28:18 and for the woman we had Diane Jobson in a time of 07:48:23. added 01-07-15

 
  Cleveland Steelman Race Information - Here

 
 
GRAND PRIX RESULTS - HERE
We are not quite half way through the season but many of you have made your mark in this years’ series.  James Hague is leading the men followed by Tony Main and Stephen Oysten.  However the really big scores are in the ladies series where Tricia Bell is sweeping all before her.  Kay Stokes is in second place but a special mention must go to Paige McLeod who is in third place and still a junior.
The scores so far can be seen on the link above.  It is all likely to change again due to the many events that are taking place over the next few weeks. updated 01-07-15

 
 
Weardale Triathlon and Aquacycle - 14th January June 2015
Well I have heard that it was a chilly one, so well done to our members who braved the rain and took part in Weardale Triathlon and Aqua Cycle. Dick Hatfied was first senior male in the aquacycle in a time of 59:39, Steven King was 2nd in 01:03:06. In the triathlon we had James Hague 3rd Vet40 in 01:13:19, Tony Main 1st Vet60 in 01:19:31, Pauline Johnson 4th Vet50 and Sandra Main 1st Vet60. added 16-06-15

 
 
Cleveland Short Course
Well done to who everyone who competed in yesterdays Short Course Triathlon and thank you to Jonathan Skidmore for organizing the event and all the marshals / time keepers who gave up their time to come and help. Here are the results.
We had a few prize winners to mention, both our gold medallists managed top spot in their categories Kay Stokes in the Vet 50 and Tricia Bell in the Vet 60, and also the ever fit Carol Murray taking 2nd in the Vet40 category, come on boys you need to keep up! added 14-06-15

 
 
Ironman 70.3
Well done to Jeff Belt who completed Rapperswil-Jona last week in temperatures of around 30c. He finished in a time of 04:56:07. Jeff said its probably the best bike course he has ever done and it even came complete with traditional Alpine cows with bells around their necks (and sunglasses on judging by the weather!) added 14-06-15

 
 

Keswick Triathlon 7th June 2015
Well done to all our members who took part in the Keswick Triathlons last Sunday, our lone representative in the short event was Angela Ackerley, she finished 3rd in her category in a time of 01:31:59. In the longer event we had Graeme Downs finishing in 02:35:37, the unbeatable Tricia Bell finished 1st in the Vet60 category in 02:39:47 then we had Paul Simpson in 02:49:21 (who said it was the most pleasant run he's ever had, or something like that), Kay Stokes was next in a time of 02:55:35 and last but by no means least we had Peter Ball finishing in 04:29:42. added 14-06-15

 
  GR8events Aqua Cycle
Sorry it's a bit late but GR8 Events ran an aqua cycle a few weeks ago at Ellerton Lake, ideal for those who don't like running! There is another one coming up in August if anyone is interested. In the short event we had Dick Hatfield representing us and finishing 6th male. In the longer event 1500m swim and 46 mile bike we had Mike Vickers finishing 2nd overall (02:37:27) and Stephen Oyston finishing 7th (02:55:33). Well done all of you. added 14-06-15

 
 
Cleveland Steelman 2015 - ALL ENTRIES CLOSE THE END OF JUNE
For the first time ever Cleveland Steelman is opening up to teams, each team will consist of a swimmer, cyclist and runner. The entry fee includes a T-Shirt for each member of the team. Enter and find out more details on the Sports Entry Solutions web site. Cleveland Tri Club members who have agreed to marshal the Steelman are not permitted to enter. added 20-05-15

 
 
Junior / Novice Open Water Swim Training Session
Fancy giving the open water a try in a safe environment under the watchful eye of our club coaches? Join us at Ellerton Lake on Sunday 19th July, 11am. The cost is £4 per person, to book your place and if you need to borrow a wet suit e-mail sandramain_41@msn.com asap. added 13-06-15

 
 
Cleveland Junior Duathlon - Saturday 23rd May
A Hugh Thank to all my Marshalls : Amanda, Sandra & Tony Main - Dave & Carol Murray - Paul Brown - Joe Foley - Linda & Richard Hatfield - Sascha Brame - Graeme Downs - Dave & Claire Colmer, and the kind lady that helped with the water station.
Well done to all, the weather was kind to us, hope to see you all again next year.
Don't forget,  the Cleveland Aquathlon, in October. Many thanks Amanda Waller
Here are the results. updated 23-05-15

 
 
Cleveland Sprint Triathlon - Sunday 17th May 2015
Congratulations to everyone who completed today's sprint triathlon, I know it was a first triathlon for many of you so well done. Thank you to Kath Blakey for organising the event and thanks to the marshals who gave up their morning to go and point you all in the right direction, finally thanks to Matt for getting the results to me late on a Sunday night.
Special mentions to Paige Mcleod 1st Junior, Danielle Colmer 2nd Junior, Ella Towers 1st Vet40, Carol Murray 3rd Vet40, Deborah Clift 2nd Vet50, Tony Main 1st Vet60, Tricia Bell 1st Vet60 and Sandra Main 2nd Vet60.
Here are the full THE RESULTS. updated 18-05-15

 
 
Gold Rush
I am please to announce that Cleveland Triathlon Club Ladies Kay Stokes and Tricia Bell both won GOLD medals at the European Duathlon Championships in Madrid. I've heard it was horrific conditions and it was unsure if the races would actually go ahead. It was probably just normal training weather for our ladies. Well done, you have done us all proud. added 27-04-15

 
   
 
 
Stockton Duathlon Festival - 26th March 2015
A great club attendance at last weekends Stockton Duathlon Festival, and a great attendance by the sunshine!
In the Novice race we had Danielle Colmer, Paige Mcleod and Peter Ball, both Danielle and Paige finished top 10 ladies, not bad for a couple of young en's.
In the Sprint we had (deep breath) Chris Palin, Matthew Davey, Stephen Oyston, Sascha Brame, Tony Main (2nd vet60), Bryan Tucker, John Sharkey, Michael Penketh, Deb Clift, Vincent Blake, Kevin Webster, Ian Park , Scott Young and Viv Murphey.
And finally in the Standard distance we had, Kristian Bunting, Andrew Hyde, Paul McGough, Katie Simpson, James Hague, Graeme Downs, Chris Jenkins, Michael Gosney, Steve Hawes, John Fellows and Lee Boothby.
Great Racing by you all in very high standard races. added 27-04-15

 
  2015 Grand Prix
Stokesley Duathlon was the first qualifying event for this year’s series and the results have been entered into the spreadsheet which you can see here.  If your result is not shown then it could be that you did not put Cleveland Triathlon Club on your entry or you have not joined the club this year. 
If you are entering (or have entered) a local event that is not currently listed on the grand prix schedule and you want it to be included then please drop us an e-mail for consideration.  added 23-04-15

 
 
Open Water Swim Training
From Tuesday 5th May open water swimming will begin at Bishopton Lake, Stockton on Tees. We meet between 5:30pm and 7:30pm, the last swim time is 6:45pm. If you want to join us just turn up at the lake and pay in the surf shop, it's £4. If you are new to open water swimming please mention this to one of the club coaches. Do not attempt to swim alone. added 23-04-15

 
  Training Duathlon - 18th April 2015
Well done to everyone who took part in yesterdays training duathlon, perfect racing weather and a big thank you to all who went along to help. Here are this months results, the men's and woman's course records were both broken yesterday with Tricia Bell clocking 46:07 and breaking her own record (49:13) also worth mentioning she finished 3rd overall and Mark Young clocking 40:57 beating Paul Browns previous record of 42:39. This was the final adults duathlon until Autumn. The kids sessions will be on as usual. The kids Duathlon results are in the junior section of the web site. updated 19-02-15

 
 
Dave Moody - AWA
Congratulations to Dave Moody who had been awarded an All World Athlete Silver Award for being in the top 5% of his age group in the WORLD at Ironman. Well done Dave, looking forward to seeing what's next for you. added 05-02-15

 
 

Grand prix - The Rules!
There are a lot of new members in the club who may not know about our grand prix series, and as we have tweaked the rules a bit then we thought it best to clarify matters:

  1. Points are awarded on the basis of your finishing time with respect to the winning time both male and female. 
  2. Points scored in ironman events are doubled.  This is in recognition of the huge time and energy commitment that this requires, and the fact that this makes it much more difficult to fit in “normal” events.   The ironman does not have to be local or even in the UK.  All we ask is that you enter as a member of Cleveland Triathlon Club and you provide details of the race and the results.
  3. Your best five results in the season count towards your final score.  The top three in each age group will qualify for prizes that are usually awarded at the AGM. 
  4. To qualify for a prize you must have completed a minimum of three events.

 If you are entering (or have entered) a local event that is not currently listed on the grand prix schedule and you want it to be included then please drop us an e-mail for consideration. added 30-04-14

 
  IMPORTANT: Club Membership
Now the membership is up and running can you all make sure you have renewed your membership, to continue to receive subsidized swimming sessions. Please also make sure that you have the correct e-mail address and phone number in case we need to contact you about pool closures etc.
It is a condition of membership within Cleveland Triathlon Club that ALL members marshal one of our events. Year after year it is the same people turning up to help, many of whom are not even club members. We would appreciate that once you have made your selection for the event you are willing to marshal you honor that commitment. Please be considerate to the event organisers who already have a hard enough job to do with out being let down at the last minute.
The cost of membership and entry fee's for events are kept low because of voluntary helpers, if we have to start paying for marshals the membership and event entry fees will increase.


 




 

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