Weekly Newsletter – 9 May 2016

May 10, 2016

ANNUAL PRESENTATION NIGHT – 18th June Tickets are now available to our Premiere event of the year through RegisterNow for $35 per person.  This covers a 3 course meal, music and the venue decorations. Ticket sales will remain open until a week prior to the event on Saturday 18 June, as we have to confirm numbers for catering. What is needed now is for Vikings Triathlon Club members to jump on…


Weekly newsletter – 2 May 2016

May 4, 2016

  It’s a bumper newsletter this week! Lots of news and information for all. WHO’S BEEN DOING AWESOME THINGS? Congratulations to Susan Quan Wing – 978, Andrew Simpfendorfer 122, Phil Corlis 502, Peter Turner 1333, Steve Hough 1355 and in the 70.3  Catherine Fullford -2698, Rod Harrod – 2721, John (Macca) Macnamara – 2676 and Kath Wilkinson – 2489. These Vikings battled through tough conditions last weekend with mixed results. Some…


Weekly newsletter – 25 April 2016

April 26, 2016

WHO’S BEEN DOING AWESOME THINGS? Wishing our Viking members all the best as they compete at Ironman Australia and taking place concurrently this year is IRONMAN 70.3 in Port Macquarie on Sunday 1 May. Established in 1985, IRONMAN Australia remains an iconic global event – taking place in Port Macquarie, New South Wales – four hours north of Sydney. From the swim course in Hastings River to the bike course along…


Weekly Newsletter – 18 April 2016

April 18, 2016

WHO’S BEEN DOING AWESOME THINGS? The biggest congratulations to Mandy Smyth who last weekend completed the MT Buffalo Stampede Sky Marathon in a time of 6:43.  What a fantastic achievement! Mandy’s Placings: 10th open female 19th female overall 84th out of 211 competitors 2,934m ascent 1,941m descent     Sonia Worsley and Sharon Patrick competed in the Qld X-Triathlon Champs based in the spectacular Sunshine Coast Hinterland, on the banks of…


Weekly Newsletter – 11 April 2016

April 12, 2016

WHO’S BEEN DOING AWESOME THINGS? Congratulations to all the Vikings who competed at the Batemans Bay Triathlon Festival on the weekend. A few Vikings managed to finish on the podium in the Sprint and Ultimate. Congratulations Maggie Welfare, Chris Dean, Rod Harrod and Brian Weiss awesome effort. Results can be found here Batemans Bay Triathlon Results There were a number of Vikings hitting the pavement on the weekend at the Canberra…


Weekly newsletter – 4 April 2016

April 4, 2016

A QUICK UPDATE! Not much happening in the way of triathlons last week, but training is still full swing for our Vikings getting ready for Batemans Bay, XTERRA championships,  Ironman Australia Port Macquarie, Ironman Cairns and Challenge Roth, Germany. All the best to Vikings competing at the Batemans Bay Triathlon Festival this weekend. A message from Elite Energy – NOTICE: The proposed Beat the Bridge fun run events and Ocean…


Weekly newsletter – 28 March 2016

March 30, 2016

A QUICK UPDATE! I hope everyone had a lovely long weekend.  Plenty of Vikings out and about, plus we finished off the holiday Monday with a walk up Mt Tennant. Bit cloudy and cold at the top, we only got the spectacular views on the lookout spots on the way up and back. Another walk or run coming up for sure.   BATEMANS BAY TRIATHLON FESTIVAL – April 9-10 Batemans…


Weekly Newsletter – 21 March 2016

March 21, 2016

WHO’S BEEN DOING AWESOME THINGS? Congratulations to all the Vikings who ran in the Sri Chinmoy Canberra Day Fun Run and a special mention to Narelle Desmet who was 2nd female overall. It has been perfect weather for morning rides and runs, thanks to all the Vikings sharing posts inviting others along for the ride/run. GOOD FRIDAY RIDE Hi sports bunnies. If you are around on Friday and fancy a…