The Multisport season is almost upon us with the first event on 24th March at the Sun City Duathlon. As the new Senior Grand Prix Co-Ordinator I will be working out the GP scores for at least 37 events this year. Only those competitors who are British Triathlon members and live in the NE or who are members…Read more Regional Grand Prix
Please be aware that Fenham pool is still closed until Tuesday so there will be no swimming tonight. Next sessions are: Lakeside Centre on 28/02/19, 8:30-9:30pm, £5 Fenham Pool on 01/03/19, 6-7:30pm, £7.50
4am on Saturday 23rd February the alarm clock goes off waking Amy and I. Why are we up this early on a Saturday we ask ourselves, blurry eyed and tired...then we remember, we are running our first ultra marathon today! Fortunately we have been prepared and packed all our kit the night before, so the…Read more Endurance Life Northumberland Ultra Marathon
The Run Of the three sports in triathlon, the one that comes last (the run) is probably the easiest to get involved in. Firstly we would recommend going to a reputable running shop in order to buy your shoes. The running shop should be able to look at your gait and/or running form on a…Read more Triathlon – Where to Start? (Part 3: The Run)
The Bike Many people picture triathletes on bikes that cost more than some cars, with odd looking, pointy helmets on. This doesn't have to be you; and we would even say shouldn't be you when starting out (unless you are from a cycling background perhaps)! The first bit of advice for any new triathlete when…Read more Triathlon – Where to Start? (Part 2: The Bike)
This years AGM will be held 7-9pm at The Brandling Arms on Wednesday 16th January. All members and prospective members are invited along to have their say about the direction the club take for the following year. Facebook Event can be found here.
The Swim The swim is often the most daunting part about triathlon for new comers, however it doesn't have to be this way. Tyne Triathlon runs three coached swim sessions a week that cater to all abilities from very basic swimmers all the way up to triathletes aiming for GB Age Group selection. If you…Read more Triathlon – Where to Start? (Part 1: The Swim)