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Club Gear 2019

December 11, 2018 Leave your thoughts

In conjunction with Tribe Clothing Solutions, Piranha Triathlon Club will open an E shop for all our gear. The E shop will be open 365 days a year. Our new supplier Tribe, currently supply the ITU and TI using Champion System Clothing. We feel we have come up with a very good contract with the following key points Lead times…

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Dungarvan 2019 – Domestic Training Camp

November 28, 2018 Leave your thoughts

Hola Piranhas, After our successful domestic training camps held in Kerry over the past number of years, we have decided that we will be changing things up this year and making the trip to Dungarvan, Co. Waterford for our 2019 camp. There are lots of great reasons why we’ve chosen Dungarvan as this year’s location: Only a 2 hour 15…

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Piranha Memorial Run 2018- Race Briefing

November 22, 2018 Leave your thoughts

Thanks to all who have signed up and donated so far for the Piranha Memorial Run this Saturday. If people could aim to be at St. Anne’s for 9:10 AM. The best place to park is at the Red Stables car park, entering from Mt. Prospect Avenue. We would encourage people to wear Piranha gear or Karen’s T-shirts and wrist…

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Piranha Memorial Run Saturday 24th November 2018

November 18, 2018 Leave your thoughts

Event Details:      Piranha Memorial Run Date:                     9.00 am Saturday 24th November 2018 Location:             St. Anne’s Park, Raheny, Dublin 5 The Piranha Memorial Run will be hosted on Saturday 24th of November in St. Anne’s Park. The run is organised by the club to honour members who have passed away and to raise much needed funds for charity. We are hoping…

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Black Friday Gear Sale – Everything Must Go!

November 16, 2018 Leave your thoughts

On the 1st Jan 2019 Piranha will go live with our new gear supplier and E shop. The new suppliers gear will match the old gear as close as possible. To clear out the last of the gear please find below our special BLACK FRIDAY PRICES. Prices will not drop any lower. The sizing is small so go up one…

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Warm Weather Training 2019

November 3, 2018 Leave your thoughts

We have decided to align with Triathlon Ireland (TI) to provide a Warm Weather Training camp option for our members for 2019. The details are as follows: Date – 2nd to 9th March 2019 Cost – €875 with club subsidy – Note this includes flight price, but could change depending on the rise or fall of flight prices.  As of today…

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RATED R: Olé Olé Olé, I’m The World Championé (well kinda) (18)

October 29, 2018 Leave your thoughts

“ !#%k  !#%k !#%k YOU !#%kING  !#%kER”.   To the uninitiated this may sound like a rather surprising reaction to having just completed the world championships but to the seasoned triathlete you know what I’m talking about. Coming into the last kilometre, I made a pact with myself that nobody was going to pass me until I crossed that finish line. Four minutes…

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Piranha Annual General Meeting 2018 – Outcomes

October 25, 2018 Leave your thoughts

The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the members of Piranha Triathlon Club was held on Saturday 14th October. Date: 20th October 2018 Time: 1030hrs Place: Westwood Club, Clontarf. The 2018/2019 Committee Members were nominated and confirmed at the meeting: Chairman:  Paul O’Donovan Treasurer:  Stephen Eustace Club Secretary:  Claire Gorman Marketing:  Dara Lawlor Membership:  Enda Marren Training:  Killian Nolan Social:  Susan…

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Ironman Barcelona 2018 with Type 1 Diabetes!!!

October 23, 2018 Leave your thoughts

    I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes in 2004 while in San Diego on a J1 visa for the summer.  Since then I have had to manually do the work of my pancreas by injecting insulin into my body 24/7. Out of those 14 years I’ve been doing triathlon 4 years. I can definitely say carbohydrate counting, diet…

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Ironman Barcelona 2018: Just getting to the start line

October 21, 2018 Leave your thoughts

by Gerry Maher Obstacles are put in your way to see if what you want, is really worth fighting for. — Unknown I joined Piranha Triathlon Club in March 2016. After a decade or more of little physical exercise, bar commuting by bike to work, and an attempt at doing a Sprint triathlon, where I breast-stroked the swim, blew up…

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