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Applications for Race Director & Assistant Race Director Positions for DCT 2020

September 5, 2019 Leave your thoughts

Dear Piranhas, The Committee is seeking applications for the positions of Race Director and Assistant Race Director for Dublin City Triathlon 2020. These are paid positions that involve working with all relevant stakeholders to ensure that race day is a success for all athletes and volunteers. Anyone interested in these positions should send an email to [email protected] outlining the role they…

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On the Spot Volunteer Award

May 8, 2019 Leave your thoughts

All Hail Dastardly and Dangerous Dave O’Shea ( he crashes a lot) and Cunning Cathal O’Sullivan for their herculean efforts in organizing last month’s superb spring break in Dungarvan.  Where would the club be without these magnificent men?  Killer gets an honorable mention too for his input and also because he’s in the picture.  Well done lads.

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Piranha Cycle Skills Sessions – 24th and 31st March

March 2, 2019 Leave your thoughts

Piranha Triathlon Club are keen to increase the cycle skills of our members and to this end are offering a series of training sessions led by Ian Cassidy, the club cycling coach. These are designed to assist members to develop the skills and know-how for group cycling in a secure and supportive group. The course will be delivered over two…

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Bike Insurance Discount

January 29, 2019 Leave your thoughts

Dear Piranhas,   Last year,  Triathlon Ireland announced its partnership with Bikmo cycle insurance [hyperlink: https://bikmo.ie/?ref=piranha], giving all TI members a 10% saving on insurance that covers your bikes and kit. This year, Bikmo has agreed to offer Triathlon Ireland affiliated club members an extra 5% discount. Our code to avail of this discount is: PIRANHA As well as giving you extra money…

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Midweek Winter Cycle Training – 2019

January 3, 2019 Leave your thoughts

From January there will be a change to the mid-week cycle training. The Thursday evening turbo sessions in Sutton will no longer continue. The Wednesday evening turbo sessions with Casso at the Star of the Sea in Sandymount will continue offering small, free of charge turbo classes with individual feedback from our own A1 – classified cycling coach. Additionally the…

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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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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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Gear Order *FLASH SALE*

October 16, 2018 Leave your thoughts

*FLASH SALE* 30% off a number of items! We have a number of items of gear available in stock that we are now ready to put on sale.  Please place your order now and collect it at the AGM on October 20th at Westwood in Clontarf.  We don’t have stock in every size, just what is on the list. Thanks…

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