New start time for Tri/Du Series

8 10 2009

Blenheim Physiotherapy/ Bike HQ summer series will start on Sunday  18-10-09 at the new starting time of 9.00am.

Marlborough Multi Sports  Club champ Mark Grammer is the favorite for line honors in the long triathlon over 750m swim, 20k bike and 5k run. Greg O’Connor is the only local able to keep up with him. Almuth Waechter, reining triathlon club champion has been swimming well over the winter period and should set the pace for first triathlon  timer Rachel Monk.

O’Connor, Waechter and Monk are part of a large group of locals that will compete at the Ashburton half Ironman later next month. The long duathlon over 2.5k run 20k bike, 5k run has been and will again this season  be dominated by “queen of the duathlon”. Susie Aviss.

The Marlborough Boys College will use this race to decide who will have their names engraved on the school cups when they race over the 300m swim, 15k bike and 3run.

Registration is at 8.30, with a briefing at 8.45 on the day at Paddy Barry’s car park.




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