The Helen Linsley & George Kirsopp Memorial Trophies 2015

The following message is from David Linsley co-organiser of the event and Station Manager for Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service; The Helen Linsley trophy is awarded to the persons who are not necessarily the fastest athletes but those who encapsulate the spirit of the event and demonstrate qualities that Helen would have applauded […]

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Kids races update

South Tyneside Triathlon Festival – Children’s Race Age Category Swim Bike (grass/tarmac) Run (grass)   Tri  Beginners  (1-7yrs)     25m 1 length   400m   200m   TriStart  (8 yrs)     50m 2 lengths   800m     700m   TriStars 1  (9-10yrs)     150m 6 lengths   3200m     1200m […]

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2015 Events Announced!

Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service, A1 Multisport and South Tyneside Council are proud to announce that on the 5th July 201 5 we’ll be running THREE events! Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service 750m Sea Swim sprint triathlon, mass start @ 0700hrs Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service 450m Pool Swim sprint triathlon, 30 second […]

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Race Report 2014

The inaugural Havenpoint Triathlon took place on Sunday 10th August at South Shields. The main topic of conversation during the set up on Saturday evening in glorious sunshine was, “Would tropical storm Bertha arrive during the race or would we be lucky?” Race day arrived and the weather was calm and overcast as the first […]

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