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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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Notice of AGM 10th Oct

September 15, 2015 Leave your thoughts
Piranha Triathlon Club News

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Piranha Triathlon Club will take place at the Clarence Hotel, 6-8 Wellington Quay, Dublin 2 at 8pm on Saturday 10th October 2015 to transact the following business: Receipt and approval of the Annual Report in the form of a presentation by the Chairman on behalf of the members of the…

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5 weeks to K day – Aileen Flynn’s Kenmare race report

September 8, 2015 1 Comment

As part of my Kona prep I knew a trip to Kenmare for The Lost Sheep would fit in well to break up a training block. Nothing like a weekend in Kerry and West Cork to reignite the fire! I travelled down Thursday evening after work with a quick stop in Base 2 Race Ballymount to pick up my expertly…

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Marathon gear order

August 26, 2015 1 Comment
Piranha Triathlon Club News

Hi all, For those of you planning on running the marathon, the on line shop is now open. The running singlet is a standard size. In order to guarentee delivery in time for the Dublin marathon, last orders need to be in by Sept 4th. Password to log in on Shadow website is piranhaprw15. Minimum order of 5 for M/F…

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Psyko’s Swiss Roll of the Dice

July 27, 2015 4 Comments
Piranha Triathlon Club News

Tinkerballs (AKA The F**k Up Fairy) has been a regular visitor to Psyko Towers this year – so much so that there is always a bed made up in the spare room and a pot of coffee ready.   And despite a new Extra-Large pram arriving for Christmas, the toys have still been out more than they have been in this…

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King of the Hill race details

July 23, 2015 Leave your thoughts

The fourth race on the Club Calendar has arrived!!   Saturday, 25th July sees over 30 Piranhas participate in the King of the Hill Triathlon hosted by Cork Tri Club. The links below brings to you to the King of the Hill race website where you can review the recently released race briefing and swim, bike and run routes. Please note…

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Will Owen’s IM Austria report

July 8, 2015 6 Comments
Piranha Triathlon Club News

IM Austria 2015 Sunday 28 June 2015 Conditions – Wind speed 6kph, temperature 22 to 26 degrees, some cloud cover, no rain i.e. close to perfect Plan A – 9hrs 45mins Plan B – 9hrs 51mins 30 seconds (i.e. Moody’s IM Barcelona time minus 1 second) Plan C – 9hrs 59mins 59 seconds (i.e. Sub 10 hrs) There was no plan…

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