Close to 1000 triathletes braved heavy rain for the Standard Distance National Championships hosted by the Vodafone Dublin City Triathlon.
The morning saw waves of age group athletes take on the 1500 metre swim, 40 kilometre bike and 10 kilometre run with everyone putting in brilliant performances to make it through the testing course.
Following the mornings non drafting races it was onto the draft legal Cat 1 action where the country’s top athletes along with some international talent Read more [...]
Maeve Kavanagh, PRO of the Limerick Triathlon club explains why the Triathlon is not just for the superfit athlete and outlines how anyone can partake in one of Ireland's fastest growing sports.
Triathlons are one of the fastest growing sports in Ireland and are not just for the superfit athlete. The variety in triathlon training makes it one of the most enjoyable ways to get in all around great shape. It is an endurance sport, in which the individual carries out a swimming, a cycling and Read more [...]