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Mumbles Triathlon 2019

By |2018-11-12T16:49:36+01:00November 12th, 2018|Categories: |Tags: , , , , , , |

The Mumbles Triathlon offers athletes three course distance, each with a swim in the calm, safe, idyllic setting of Mumbles Bay, the famous Gower roads (with some tough climbs thrown in) for the bike legs, and a fast, flat, picturesque run along the stunning shoreline of Mumbles Bay. If you are looking for a race with [...]

Saundersfoot Triathlon

By |2018-11-12T16:12:08+01:00November 12th, 2018|Categories: |Tags: , , , , , |

A sprint distance triathlon taking part in the iconic coastal town of Saundersfoot, Pembrokeshire, simply one of the best locations in the UK. With a calm, safe and spectator friendly swim, picturesque ride and a fast and flat run, this event will take some beating! If you are looking for a race with an enclosed stunning [...]

Gower Triathlon 2019

By |2018-11-12T16:52:44+01:00November 12th, 2018|Categories: |Tags: , , , , , , , |

This Olympic distance event takes place in the stunning location of Port Eynon, on the far South tip of the Gower Peninsula within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The beautifully maintained waters and shore of the Blue Flag beach are host to the 1.5k swim and parts of the 10k run, whilst the 37k bike [...]

The Wales Triathlon 2019

By |2018-11-12T15:56:03+01:00November 12th, 2018|Categories: |Tags: , , , , , |

The Wales Triathlon Cymru has become a favourite amongst athletes of all abilities. The middle distance course is fairly fast, with a very sheltered out and back swim in Fishguard bay. The bike leg starts with a very fast rolling road into and around St Davids, then turns back towards Mathry, before heading into St Davids [...]

Balance – In Water and On Snow

By |2019-02-11T06:06:07+01:00April 8th, 2018|Categories: Resources, Swimming|Tags: |

By Terry Laughlin This is the first in a series of blog posts we’ll be pulling from the archives.  We miss Terry dearly, but do find comfort in re-reading pieces he’d written when he was in good health and spirits.  Terry’s optimism and lust-for-life comes through loud and clear in his writing, and we hope you’ll find [...]