Six Junior Turbo’s selected to represent London
Six Thames Turbo Junior triathletes have been selected to represent London against triathletes from around the UK. Anna Smail 12, Freya Thomson 13, Phoebe Fennell 11, Louis Wright 12, Alice Patterson 13 and Jacob Patterson 12 will all race in the London team for The Inter Regional Triathlon Championships to be held on the 22nd of August in Nottingham. With London taking a team of 12 the Teddington and Twickenham based juniors make up half the members of the team with the other half being selected from the 15 other triathlon clubs with junior sections in London. Thames Turbo has a ...
Introducing your Club Committee for 2014
The Club Committee for 2014 Detailed below is the Club Committee for 2014 and their Twitter accounts, should you wish to follow any of them. Chairman – Chad Newton – @SurreyTriNut Deputy Chairman – Roland Rutt – @rolandrutt Secretary – David Kelleher – @DavidTKelleher Treasurer – Graham Williams Men’s Captain – Roger Barr – @rogerbarr Ladies Captain – Natarsha Wendt – @Supergal007 Senior Membership – Jack MacFarlane – @jackmacfarlane Race Team Manager/Sponsorship – Richard Newey – @richnewey Social Secretary – Alan Lightfoot – @AlanLightfoot Publicity Officer – Josephine Perry – @Josephineperry Health and Safety Officer – Janet Livesey – @jelivesey Welfare Officer – Lynne Wright Kit – David Oliver Webmaster – Roger Barr – @rogerbarr Youth Membership Secretary – Diane Mullen Junior Rep – John Patterson
Thames Turbo celebrate 6 club members going to Kona World Championships 2013
This year we are very proud at our club to have 6 of our Turbo triathletes qualify for the Kona World Championships, Hawaii on the 12th October 2013. The Turbo triathletes who have qualifed are 1. Alena Stevens - TT Speedo Race Team - IM Wales 2012 - 10:54:12 2. James Ogilivie - IM Melbourne 2013 - 8:43:24 3. Liz Pinches - TT Speedo Race Team - IM South Africa 2013 - 10:27:35 4. Richard Newey - TT Speedo Race Team - IM UK Bolton 2013 - 10:10:18 5. Jonathan Heasman - IM UK Bolton 2013 - 10:06:22 6. Toby Smithson - TT Junior Head Coach - IM UK Bolton 10:13:31 We are super ...
Mob Match WIN over FulonTri
An epic turnout from both Turbos and FulonTri, and all done in the company of 4 times Ironman World Champion and World record holder Chrissie Wellington. Saturday 16th of December saw the annual mob match at Richmond Parkrun 5km against our friends at FulonTri. This year we sent 103 of our best people v's FulonTri sending 83. Results can be found here. Life really is great being a Turbo.
James Brown – Hawaii Ironman
Ironman World Championships, Kona, 2012 I arrived a week ahead of the race armed with a limited knowledge of what to expect and my best undies for the annual pants run! Being my first Kona, I was determined to enjoy, learn and celebrate the ‘Mecca’ of triathlon. On arrival, the atmosphere didn’t disappoint. Early morning swims in the bay alongside some of the best triathletes in the world, followed by drinking coffee, amongst the best triathletes in the world. Life felt pretty good and training felt easy. It was nice also to be away from the stress of work. I caught up with ...