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)
Monday 17th September saw Tyne Triathlon’s pre-winter build Critical Swim Speed (CSS) test. Many people will be asking, what is CSS, and what does it have to do with me? The short answer to this is knowing your CSS and using to appropriately pace swim sessions will make you a faster swimmer. This is done…Read more Critical Swim Speed Testing (17/09/2018)
After a few bumpy encounters with our new timing system we have a verified set of results !!! The club wishes to express its gratitude to all participants for their patience for this transitional event. You can all feel proud to have helped us to improve the event so that come the spring we will…Read more 2018 Aquathlon Results Processed
As of 3rd of Sept swimming is back on at Fenham Pool. In response to popular demand and given the opportunity we have been able to start Friday earlier and also have a 1.5 hour session. Monday 8.00pm to 9.00pm £5.00 Friday 6.00pm to 7.30pm £7.50 Looking forward to seeing everyone back at Fenham and…Read more Swimming Back on at Fenham – Bigger and Better!