Cross Triathlon Results

Nice morning for the Cross Triathlon at Rabbit Island! Thanks again to the Chia Sisters and Proper Crisps for sponsoring the event! Here are the Results: Cross Tri Finish Order.pdfCross Tri Cat Order.pdf

Swim the Bridge, April 6

Some great Nelson results with a swag of medals – most notably Sierra Thomas winning the women’s race – beating Commonwealth gold medallist Lauren Boyle in the process. Photos – here’s some photos Here’s the Nelson results. Nelson swimmers featured prominently in the overall series results – click here NB: In those series results it shows Ben Van Dyke as …

Proper Crisp Team Tri

Beautiful morning and a great turn out for the Proper Crisp Team Tri! Check here to see the results Check here to see photos by Janice Coyle (sorry only a few from the start)

Port Nelson Schools Triathlon Championships

What a perfect day. Flat calm sea with an overcast sky that broke into full sunshine during the morning. More than 150 competitors swam, biked and ran their way to glory, with Waimea Intermediate winning the Port Nelson cup for the second consecutive year. Here’s the competition results Here’s the school competition results Here’s the photos by Janice Coyle

Port Nelson Sea Swims, March 14

Lovely calm swim, but a nasty little tide to swim against on the final leg of the long swim. The short swim had to push against it at first, but had a cruisey trip home. Points were closed off as at February 28 for the awarding of overall and age group positions, so we didn’t have to fret about positions …

Ironman NZ

Some great Nelson results from Taupo last weekend. As a result, several of our athletes will be winging their way to Nice for the world 70.3 championships later in the year, including Karen Nancarrow and Bill Revell (out with an injury now, Bill qualified in Canada a few months ago). In the Taupo 70.3 race, Alan Bryson was exceptional, finishing …

Port Nelson Sea Swims, March 7

TONIGHT’S SWIM IS CANCELLED. It’s very rough out there tonight with no predicted improvement. It would be tough for IRBs and almost impossible for kayakers and without our support services we’re not able to continue. The plan at the moment is to have the final swim next week, immediately prior to the barbecue and prizegiving, but watch this website for …

Interislander Big Tahuna, 2019

What an amazing day. When the first three men and women in the 3km race stood on the podium, five of them were from Nelson. In the men, Luke Kelly, Fergus Drummond and Alec Swan took the first three places overall, while Abbey Smale was the first woman home, taking eighth overall, one place ahead of Sierra Thomas, second woman …

Port Nelson swims, February 28, 2019

Turned out to be a rough one. Out of kindness to those swimming on Saturday, the course was shortened to 1100m, with a short version of about 450m. Results in finish order, click here Results in age group order, click here. Photos by Sandra McGregor click here. Points to date, click here

Port Nelson Swims, Thursday February 21

Interesting venue – rotten getting in and out due to the very low tide, but a nice swim. Here’s the results in age group order, click here Here’s the results in finish order, click here Here’s a lot of photos by Sandra McGregor – click here Here’s a funny little video Story now on The Nelson App on your mobile …