Norseman – One of the toughest races on the plant took place last weekend. Huge well done to our very own Neridah Lock on completing this
Commonwealth Games – last week saw the Commonwealth Games in full flight and the Brownlees standing tall once again as the Kings of the drafting triathlon world. Jodie Stimpson too proved to be untouchable in the individual as well as teaming up with the super brothers to win the novel and exciting mixed relay.
Many of us are in full training for key events in the second half of 2014. Others may be coming back from a summer break and looking for a key challenge. See below for a summary for a selection of multi sports events in and around Singapore for the rest of the year
16 Aug: 113k Desaru Triathlon – Malaysia
16-17 Aug: Singapore International Triathlon – Singapore
23-25 Aug: MetaMan Bintan – Indonesia
24 Aug: Challenge Gold Coast – Australia
07 Sep: Tri-Factor Series – Triathlon – Singapore
14 Sep: Beijing International Triathlon – China
21 Sep: WeiHai ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Championships – China
27 Sep: Singapore Aquathlon – Singapore
27 Sep: Ironman Malaysia – Malaysia
28 Sep: 5150 Bohol – Philippines
02 Nov: Ironman 70.3 Taiwan – Taiwan
02 Nov: Noosa Triathlon Multisport Festival – Australia
09 Nov: Challenge Half Forster – Australia
16 Nov: Penang Bridge International Marathon – Malaysia
22 Nov: Singapore Duathlon – Singapore
23 Nov: Laguna Phuket Triathlon – Thailand
30 Nov: Challenge Laguna Phuket – Thailand
30 Nov: New World International Triathlon – Hong Kong
Big news in the triathlon world with Australia chosen to host the 2016 70.3 World Championships! The race will be held in Mooloolaba, a town already familiar with triathlon. Get ready to get yourself to a World Title on a couple of short years!
Open water swim this Saturday with Athlete Lab
Saturday 9th August 15:00 – 17:00. Frequency: Where: Tanjong Beach, Sentosa (meet at Life Guard tower – bikes/bags can be left there). Athlete Lab Coach: Wilson (98784113). Open and no cost to ANZA cycling members. Just turn up.
Planet of the Apps – Rain Alarm
Thanks to Sean ‘Storm Chaser’ Hogan for this great website and iOS/Android app which complements the existing Singapore rain animation websites. This has global coverage and you can define alerts/range/rain sensitivity to ensure you know what you are venturing out in.