If you are thinking of taking up a new hobby in 2018 have a read of what it was like to join PTC from one of our newest members: Hi guys Chas here, I've been asked to give a little insight as to how I came to join the club and how it's changed my
How not to do a triathlon: I read an article about the most challenging triathlons in Europe and the only Irish race to feature was the 70.3 on the ring of Beara called The Lost Sheep. The race is in September and I though it would be a nice one to finish off the season.
What an incredible day from start to finish. Never in my wildest dreams would I have even considered entering a race like the Dublin 70.3 and completing it in 5hr 28min, That was until I attended the open night 5 months ago that was organized by the club and things just progressed from there. From
So here is a quick race report for Ironman Barcelona from a novice perspective as requested. A brief history: 2012 - I watched Ironman Lanzarote in Awe while on holidays & wanted to get my self in shape & chase the title. This started with running 10k - half marathon & eventually Dublin City Marathon.
This report is from one of our newest members, Don Cronin, about the club & his first ever triathlon TriAthy “What the hell am I doing here?” were the words which kept going through my head as I stood on the bank of the river Barrow. I never really wanted to do a triathlon. I was
A nice race report on Ironman 70.3 Portugal from Micheal McSwiggan his first 70.3 event. Holidays 2016 I ended up in cascais just outside Lisbon, thought to myself this would be a great place to cycle must do that some day. Fast forward October 2016 Ironman announce their inaugural ironman 70.3 in you guessed it
A lovely race report from our veteran Ironman Derek O’Brien.. Where to start? ~ Barca was not my first Full Long Distance Tri... However it has cemented my love for this Distance... ~ Asked recently from a club member if I’d recommend??? absof*#kinglutely!!! My Journey with Triathlon & fitness began for me back in 2012