The race briefing for the 2017 Hell of the West Triathlon can be found here: Kilkee 2017 Event Briefing Please read the briefing carefully, as a few things have changed from past years. A few key items to note: Registration will open from 6-10 pm on Friday, June 23rd. Please make every effort to register [...]
Best wishes to our club mate Michael Ryan who competes at the the ETU Sprint Distance championships in Dusseldorf, Germany on Sunday. This is Mikes 12th competition in the Irish strip for ITU/ETU competition.
Liam Butler is competing in his 12th successive Ironman Austria race this year. Starting out with triathlons in 2000, he completed his first Ironman Austria event in 2005. With eleven Ironman events completed todate, totaling 2489.41 kilometers – or the equivalent of travelling from Limerick to Warsaw – Liam has a best time in Austria [...]
BIKE PARK BUILD – BAND STAND 1330 on Friday 23rd (All help appreciated) REGISTRATION – ADJACENT TO MYLES CREEK, BAR 6.00pm to 10.00pm on Friday 23rd 7am to 8am on Saturday 24th Registration will close sharply as outlined. TRANSITION – BAND STAND Transition will be open for set up from 7.30am to 8.30am. It is [...]
We have a new delivery of Club gear! We have stock of Trisuits Speed suits (size S and XS – more on order) Tri tops Tri shorts Cycling gear ( tops, shorts, Gillets, jackets) O’Neil’s Casual 1/4 Zip tops ( Small sizes now available) Please contact Róisín at : firstname.lastname@example.org
It was a perfect weekend for swim, bike and run, and there was a host of events taking place. Anthony Egan ran a super 22:54 at the Shannon Airport 5KM Runway run – no sign of IM those legs! Nenagh TC’s Lough Derg Sprint on Saturday morning drew the most LTC athletes. Well done to Ross Higgins [...]
RACE FOUR – KILRUSH UP THE CREEK RESULTS Below are the points awarded to club members in this years Kilrush Up The Creek triathlon. Thank you to all members for representing the club so well. Female Sprint: Limerick Tri Club was well represented at both male and female events with eleven female members making the journey [...]
MAY 2017 In the thick of training this month, and I did have to wonder why I had chosen to do and event in July. May is always a hectic month in our house, with loads of birthday’s, parties and get togethers, it was a constant juggle, but I got there. I didn’t find the [...]
Weekend results round up: At the Sprint Distance National championships in Derry, Kirsten Husyamen was our sole representative, coming home in 8th place in a wet and windy draft legal format. Heather Foley & Chris Mintern took the National Championship titles Well done to John Deegan who travelled to Tri an Mhi Olympic and was [...]
Our neighbours at Nenagh TC still have places for their Lough Derg Sprint on June 17th, and this year they are also introducing a Try a Tri distance (300M swim/15km Bike/3km Run). Entry though the TI site. Mallow TC are a new club and they will be hosting 2 midweek Aquathlons on June 28th [...]
In advance of this months Hell of the West, on Saturday last we had a course recce and training day with club member, coach and former winner Aaron O’Brien. Aaron put the group though there paces sharing his in sights on the event and preparing the gang for this tough swim, bike and run.
Well done to all who braved the elements and a water temperature of 11°C to cross Kilkee bay this afternoon. Conditions were challenging particularly leaving Byrne’s Cove and one could feel the sence of achievement by swimmers on completion. Thanks to LTC members who supported the event on shore and provided cover in the water. [...]