In June, 15 Members rode to Ypres and back to present a wreath at the Menin Gate Last Post Ceremony. Raising over £3K for St Francis Hospice, riding over 300 miles in 3 days. Open water swimming at Grangewaters was successful as was our 5th anniversary celebration – family fun day for Club members and their families.
Held our Club Champs, Aquathlon at various Super Series events against other Essex Tri Clubs – free entry to members. 24 members took part in Spitfire Scramble 24 hour race at Hornchurch Country Park. 1 member swum the length of Windermere. 2 members took part in a ‘double’ distance Ironman in Wales – over 30 hours and came 3rd overall. 21 members raced Ironman Italy and won our Division in the Club competition. 1 member at the ITU Duathlon World Champs competing for GB in Denmark – came 10th overall. 2 members race ITU Middle distance Champs for GB in Ibiza next week. Awards Evening in November.