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2017 / 2018 Season kick off!!

It’s time to dust off the bike and prepare for the first club race of the season, Sunday 17th of September!

As Stockton pool isn’t open yet the season opener has a slightly different format than usual:

  1. Long Course Triathlon .    450 m (open water) Swim, 20 km Bike, 5 km Run
  2. Intermediate Duathlon.   1.2 km Run, 12 km Bike, 2.5 km Run
  3. Short Duathlon.                   0.5 km Run, 2.5 km Bike, 1.0 km Run

Registrations are open now via the link on the Club Racing section of the website! Registration closes Saturday 16th at 5pm. Surcharge may apply for registrations on race day.

Registrations on race day open at 6:15 am. Race start at 7 am.

The full NTC Race Calendar is also published in this section.

If you aren’t ready yet, please register as volunteer via the registration link or via email:

racedirector@newcastletriclub.org.au

See on the course!

Newcastle Triathlon Club Monthly Committee Meeting July 2017

Time: 7:30pm

Date: 13 July 2017

Where: Charlestown Bowling Club

 

Come along and meet the new NTC Committee and hear about our plans for 2017/18.

We welcome everyone to these Club meetings – you can come once off and meet the committee and have your say. Or you can come on a regular basis and become a General Committee Member.

It would be great to some new faces at our meeting.

NTC AGM – 28 June 2017 @ 7:30pm

Hi Club members,

The end of the triathlon session is a quieter time for club members so this is a good time for the Newcastle Triathlon Club AGM.

The AGM is booked for Wednesday 28 June 2017, 730pm at the Duke Of Wellington, New Lambton. All club members are invited to attend. You’re welcome to arrive earlier for a pre-meeting meal. For the table booking, please let me know if you’re attending.
The AGM is your annual chance to influence the club, suggest events you would like to see, put forward new ideas, tell us what you like and what you would like to see improved.
Nominations are sought for new committee members. Nominations to me please asap.
Hope to see you all there,
Cheers,
Erin Doyle
Secretary Newcastle Triathlon Club

Raffertys Coastal Run

Some NTC members will be taking on the Raffertys Coastal Run on Saturday 8th July 2017. Why not come along and join us?

The NTC tent will be there, along with some refreshments.

Enter here (https://raffertyscoastalrun.com.au) for the 11, 22 or 38km race.

Don’t forget to select the Newcastle triathlon Club team, when registering.

Look forward to seeing you there.

Offroad Duathlon Events – Save the Date

NTC are planning some off-road duathlon events at Blue Gum Hills this Winter. So dust off your bike, oil the chain and find your mud jumping joggers and get ready to rumble.

Details are as follows:

  • Enduro style run & bike event.  Each run leg is 1.3km, each bike leg is 4km
  • Short Distance is run, bike, run.
  • Intermediate Distance is run, bike, run, bike, run.
  • Long Distance is run, bike, run, bike, run, bike, run.

Location: Bluegum Hills Regional Park, Minmi – MAP

Dates: 18/6, 16/7, 20/8

Time: 7:30 meet for an 8:00 start

Registration: No need to register – just turn up on the day – very informal

All welcome, it is a whole lot of fun!

Just need a mountain bike, cycle cross bike or hybrid bike – it is not technical off-road.

Running is on a well maintained dirt path.

Stay tuned for more information soon.

January 2017 Race Cancellation

Dear Members,

Unfortunately, ALL members able to run the planned January 2017 club race are unavailable. So we unfortunately need to CANCEL this planned race.

We look forward to seeing you all at the February 2017 race.

 

NTS December Newsletter

Hi everyone,

Last weekend was a fun opportunity to race for your club in locally run events. Both the Hunter Interclub Tri Series and the Aquathon Sprint Series had their final races.

Please find all the latest news in the newsletter attached.

Hope to see you at our December Christmas Club race next Sunday.

Cheers,

Erin Doyle

Secretary Newcastle Triathlon Club