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Another great mornings racing at our new Lydd venue – Herons park

not as many teams made it to Lydd for our 2nd year of Team sprint relays , the recent date change from Sept 29th to Sept 15th (the venue was already booked for the 29th) meant many who wanted to take part were already committed elsewhere  , however  , the teams who did take part […]

Tonight’s Evening Tri Cancelled

Regrettably, the Velocity Events supersprint tri at Lydd tonight has had to be cancelled due to foul weather. Sorry folks. “In addition to the wind and rain the met office are now forecasting thunderstorms for the Lydd area during the evening – the tri has been cancelled “.

BRT rule at the evening tri ……………

with Dan Marshman leading the field it was a great night for the contingement from Bexhill Runners and Triathletes , Francis Burnham took top spot in the ladies , also racing for BRT . The lake was choppy but the variety of places we can enter /exit meant that it was a sheltered shoreline swim […]

WE’RE BACK AT LYDD FOR THE EVENING SPRINTS !!!!

Yes – this WEDS 10th we are holding our popular evening sprint tri (500m/21k/5.2k) at OUR NEW VENUE – HERONS PARK LEISURE – its just 400mts further up Dengemarsh road  , I will put extra signs there , we park bankside on the lake  , transistion is bankside and just 20mts from the road , […]

Well done to everyone who raced at Sutton Valence on Sunday…….

in the Maidstone Sprint Tri  , there were wins for David Lewis  (Deal Tri ) who took just 49 mins to complete the course  , he was followed by Matt Finch and Sean Callow to complete the mens podium , meanwhile the ladies were lead home by Nicola Stenning (Weald Tri) with Sally Smith and […]

Tuesday evening- really nice , Thursday evening – really nice – weds evening for the tri at Lydd – appalling ! Wind , rain and overcast conditions were faced by the 17 brave athletes who turned up to race the first evening tri

it was wins for Scott Wiseman and Sarah Lesting  overall , with  John Curry and Gary  Jones completing the mens podium   and just Gaby Serrigno the only other lady to complete the full race .I don’t think we have ever raced in such conditions before and it will make our next  blue sky and sunshine […]

Regretably we have had to postpone the first evening tri ………….

which was going to be this weds evening due to the very un-favourable weather forecast with strong winds , rain and air temp of only 12o , not really good racing weather , we will pick up the evening series from the next one on weds 29th May

Our new team relay event proves a great success …..

on another blue sky morning in Lydd  , 32 teams of 3 competed in  a team relay event where each member takes on a 300m swim , 14k bike and 3k run  , a short  , sharp distance  , then hands over to the next one  . Top team on the day was Scott Wiseman  […]

Just one week to go before our NEW super sprint team relay at Lydd………………..

hopefully the crap weather week-end has now passed and we can look forward to a fantastic mornings racing in brilliant sunshine and clear blue skies , the lake may be a little chilly but your not going to be spending that much time in there ……. out on to the bike for another 30 mins […]

Tom White sets new course record by winning the Bank Holiday Supersprint at Lydd

leading out of the swim , back first on the bike and crossing the line in 39.30 on a fairly benign evening , 15 year old Toby Yemm took second and consistent podium finisher Dan Weale completed the mens top 3 , the ladies were lead home by Sarah Lesting (another win ) in 49.08 […]