Pegasus draft-legal sprint triathlon, November 26

Featured photo: Wayne Leighton won the M55-59 age group after being named Sport Tasman Masters Sportsperson of the Year the previous evening. This was the first of two qualifying races for the sprint triathlon at next September’s ITU World Championships on Australia’s Gold Coast. Eleven Nelson Tri Club members attained the top six age group placing necessary to qualify for …

Chia Teen Training Team

The team launched on Monday. A very cold overcast evening didn’t make it very appealing, but a very small group warmed themselves up with a brisk duathlon, followed by a refreshing bottle of Chia. Coaches Britta Martin and Pogo Macaulay looked after the session. Pictured: Hannah Price, photo by Janice Coyle, The sessions continue at 5.15pm every Monday, all teenagers …

Sprint Triathlon, November 12

A fantastic race, enjoyed by everyone who took part. The most common question was “where were all the competitors?” There’s no better place in New Zealand to race. The sun was out, the sea was calm – but only 36 entrants. Many enjoyed the opportunity for drafting, which made for exciting racing. Here’s the results Featured image, Hayden Squance, winner …