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My Ironman Journey – The Road to Barcelona – NOT!

July 9, 2019 Leave your thoughts

My IM journey began around June 2017.  A Notice appeared in one of the many Piranha What’s App Groups that Steve Moody would be giving a presentation on ‘Going Long’. At the time I worked with Helen Dowdall (fellow Piranha and Ironman).  The conversation when like this: Me – “I see Steve is giving a presentation on doing a full…

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Membership Subscriptions Renewal 2019

January 3, 2019 Leave your thoughts

Happy New Year Everyone! Hopefully you haven’t overindulged over Christmas as it is membership subscriptions renewal time.  And if you have, well don’t worry, it’s often the best motivational kick starter there is. You need to renew by the end of January for insurance purposes via the Triathlon Ireland website. 1) Go to the Triathlon Ireland website (http://www.triathlonireland.com/login.aspx or here…

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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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Club Championship Race 2017

June 15, 2017 Leave your thoughts

The Piranha Club Championship Race 2017 is the Pulse Port Beach Triathlon on September 9th. This is a National Series sprint distance race and is part of our club National Series Strategy. Prizes will be awarded at the end of season awards night for the top male and female Piranhas. Enter now at: https://register.primoevents.com/ps/event/PulsePortBeachTriathlon2017 National Series Strategy: https://www.piranhatri.com/members-area/national-series/

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November 4, 2016 Leave your thoughts

The event will take place on Saturday 12th November 2016 in the beautiful Morrison Hotel, Ormond Quay Lower, Dublin 1. The night promises to be action-packed, fun evening. Buy your tickets at a subsidized cost of €50 (+booking fee) at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/piranha-tri-club-annual-awards-dinner-2016-tickets-27288487601 and the password is: Piranha. Members are invited to bring their partners or can invite one past member friend.…

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Piranha Triathlon Club Committee nominations

October 9, 2015 Leave your thoughts
Piranha Triathlon Club News

The following nominations have been made for Club office holders for the 2015/2016 year and will be voted on at the AGM: Chairman: Bernard Hanratty has indicated his willingness to continue in this role and to go forward for re-election. Treasurer: John Staunton has indicated his willingness to continue in this role and to go forward for re-election. Secretary: Joanna…

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ITU World Championship Race Report

September 29, 2015 5 Comments

Representing Ireland From the very first triathlon I did in May 2009, representing Ireland was an ambition I harboured. And with (interim) retirement in September 2014, it looked like 2015 was the year for me to seize that opportunity. Qualifying I had determined that Pulse Port Beach 2014 would be my ticket to Chicago, with the top 5 in each…

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Winter gear order & sizing session Mon 5th Oct 7-9pm.

September 22, 2015 2 Comments

Hi all,   With our lovely hot summer a distant memory, it’s time to order our winter gear for those lovely long Wicklow spins!!!!   I’ve arranged a night with Shadowbrand at Westwood on Mon 5th Oct from 7-9pm. http://shadowbrand.ie/ This will allow members access to the sizing kits and also afford them the opportunity to speak to representatives from…

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Nominations for Committee positions deadline 5pm on Weds, 30th Sept

September 19, 2015 Leave your thoughts
Piranha Triathlon Club News

Committee Nominations & Motions Nominations for positions on Committee & Motions are invited from eligible members by 5pm on Wednesday, 30th September, 2015. They should be submitted via email to Club Secretary, Phil Sykes, at ([email protected]) or by Private Message on the Club Forum. The following is a list of Committee positions.  This is your opportunity to get more involved…

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