URGENT APPEAL: KOTH marshals required

We urgently need 30 additional marshals for the CTC King of the Hill Triathlon on the 22nd July.

In particular, we need additional kayackers.

If we do not have enough marshals, we will have no option but to cancel the race.

Each year, the most difficult part of organising a race, is to get […]

King of the Hill Registration dates

Registration dates for CTC King of the Hill sprint triathlon (22nd July) will be as follows:

1st round: Wed March 22nd @ 8am

2nd round Sat April 8th @ 8pm

CTC will not be using the Triathlon Ireland registration system this year, we will publish the links when they are ready.

The TI system seemed […]

Triathlon Ireland Local Technical Official Course

Triathlon Ireland is pleased to announce the introduction of a new Local Technical Official (LTO) course taking place throughout February and March 2017. The LTO course is the initial segment of the accredited Technical Officials education programme that matches the accreditation requirements to conform with the ITU Level 1 Technical Officials certificate programme.

Details of […]

Interested in doing your first ever triathlon?

Are you a real beginner, someone who has never done any distance triathlon before? If yes. there is an opportunity to get some specialized information and help with your first venture. If you sign up for the “Lust for Life” triathlon which is specifically targeted at first timers Frances Buckley will put on a workshop […]

Try a Tri Salad Appeal!!

Reminder about our Stop-and Go, Try-a-Tri on Sunday, May 10th, at 4:00pm. The event is being is being held at the Dock Beach in Kinsale, there is a map and directions on the original post. The event is specifically targeted at beginner triathletes who would like to get a feel for and experience what actually […]

Stop and Go Try-a-Tri ---- Juniors Welcome; Sunday May 10th

Cork Tri is holding their annual Try a Tri at the Dock Beach in Kinsale at 4:00pm on Sunday May 10th. To get to the beach take a left turn immediately after the bridge heading west from Kinsale, at the end of the road there is a small path through the car park to the […]

Stop and Go Try-a-Tri and Introduction to Open Water: Tentative date May 10th

We have set a tentative date of May 10th for our now annual Try-a-Tri event at the Dock beach in Kinsale. This is specifically aimed at beginner triathletes with support from our more experienced members. This is also an opportunity to have the first official open water swim of the season. Time to break out […]

Fastnet Triathlon; Schull, Opens Sunday Morning at 9:00am

Not great timing for us with the Sunday Cycle but Schull triathlon opens for entries at 9:00am Sunday morning. Entry through the Triathlon Ireland website.

International Racing

One of the things that came out of the AGM is that it would be very good to have a directory of international races completed by CTC members in 2014. Some of the information will have been given to Trevor Mahoney for his race analysis and the list of Ironman finishers was published in the […]

Did you race this year?

Trevor Mahoney is trying to put together an analysis of how often and where CTC members raced this year. This will be useful information for the club in trying to prepare club activities, training, deciding on a club race for next year and how we can advance performance across the club. The club is aware […]