National Club Relay Championships

Over the weekend, the club took 4 teams to compete at the National Club Relay Championships held at The National Watersport Centre, Holme Pierrepont in Nottingham. This was our first attempt at a National competition with the club only being formed 8 months ago. The field itself is tough and littered with pro athletes, but there is a fun, festival atmosphere around the weekend. The event consists of a 500m swim, 15k bike and a 5k run. Each person completes one part before tagging the next person Saturday The womens teams went first on Saturday afteroon. We had 2 womens teams in total which was a great result for our club. There were plenty of fast teams and pros in attendance for this race! Womens A The Womens A team consisted of Sue George (captain), Nicky Roger, Jane Holmes and Geraldine Jordon. The team performed well and held their own throughout the event with a finish time of 4.30.17. The team finished 119 in their category and 147th overall in the event. The time would have been quicker but Sue was not feeling at her best but ensured she managed to get round so the rest of the time could Read the Rest…

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