Entries by Nick Skehan

The ‘Spirit of Triathlon’ award for Tri Lakes

The ‘Spirit of Triathlon’ award was presented to Leo Hynes and Stephen Corrigan (Chairman) at the Westport Triathlon last week. They were the first paratriathlon team to ever complete Westport Triathlon. A well-deserved award. Thanks also to Tommy Carton (Leo’s other partner in crime). Leo has become visually impaired in the past couple of years […]

Ironwoman for Cystic Fibrosis!

Our clubmate Caroline Heffernan is training for Ironman Barcelona 2018. For those of you that don’t know her, Caroline has Cystic Fibrosis. She is taking this opportunity to fundraise for Cystic Fibrosis Ireland. Please read her story below: “Over the last 3 years I have watched in complete awe as many of you took part in […]

Training Day for all

We are holding a ‘Half Ironman Distance’ training day on Saturday 4th August at Andrew’s gym.  The route consists of laps (Bike 17.6k and Run 5k). Therefore, members will have the option of doing shorter distances eg Sprint or Olympic, opting in/out as they please or doing the full Half Ironman distance. There will also be the […]

TT Series update

Hi everyone, this is an update on the TT series.  Unfortunately, we had to cancel last Wednesday’s round in Claremorris due to the bad weather conditions.  With time and holiday constraints we will not be rescheduling the Claremorris round for this year.  For anyone that had signed up for the series, you will be reimbursed […]

The Great Western Lakes Sortif Ballinrobe

CYCLISTS are being encouraged to get their pulses racing for this year’s Great Western Lakes Sportif on June 24. The annual event has two routes, a challenging route of 135km and an achievable 85km for those hoping to take in the sights of the picturesque route. This year, proceeds will go to heart and stroke charity […]