TRIATHLON

hello, we are the essex blades TRIATHLON TEAM


The Essex Blades Triathlon Team is a partnership between our Athletics, Cycling and Swimming & Water Polo clubs.

Triathlon is a multi-discipline sport combining Swimming, Cycling and Running over a range of different distances. These distances include:

  • GOTRI - These vary in distance and are aimed at getting active and just having a go.
  • Super sprint - 400m (Swim), 10km (Bike), 2.5km (Run)
  • Sprint - 750m (Swim), 20km (Bike), 5km (Run)
  • Standard/Olympic - 1.5km (Swim), 40km (Bike), 10km (Run)
  • Duathlons and Aquathons

 

How many teams do we have?

1 x Men's & 1 x Women's teams.

 

Recent honours?

N/A - We're a brand new team set to start competing in May 2020!

 

Do I need anything else before I get involved?

A road-worthy bike, running shoes and swimming gear will be required.

Join us*


To be a part of the club, you need to join up as a member. All of the different club membership options are listed below with a description of what each membership covers.

Training times


REGULAR CLUB TRAINING SESSIONS resume tHE WEEK COMMENCING MONDAY 13th january 2020.
 

cycling

mondAY | 8-9PM
sports centre cycle studio

All club members welcome. Circular Road N, Colchester, CO2 7SU

athletics

WEDNESDAY | 2-3:30PM
COLCHESTER GARRISON

All club members welcome. Circular Road N, Colchester, CO2 7SU

swimming

FRIday | 7:30-8:30PM
COLCHESTER LEISURE WORLD

All club members welcome. Meet on campus or direct at Leisure World, Cowdray Ave, Colchester, CO1 1YH


Please note, club training times listed above are during University term-time oNLY.