Open Water Swimming

As the weather is getting warming and the nights lighting open water swimming is returning. This Tuesday 17th May we have a members only swim with the sessions opening up the following week to non members. Please make sure you arrive in time to get changed, listen to the mandatory safety briefing at 1845 to start swimming at 1900. See you in the river….

Club Events

As discussed at the AGM we have made a list of events, close by, that would be good if we could get a number of members entered so you have a friendly face in transition Ones on the calendar so far are, Tallington Lakes – Sunday 26th June, all three distances are on the same day so something for everyone Super Sprint (400m/12km/2.5km) Sprint (750m/18km/5km) Olympic (1500m/42km/10km ) Tallington Lakes Entry Information Holkham Hall Outlaw – Sunday 3rd July Middle Distance (1.2Mile / 56mile / 13.1mile) Holkham Hall Outlaw Entry Information Norwich Triathlon – Saturday 9th July Sprint (750m/18km/5km) Sunday 10th July Olympic (1500m/38km/10km) Norwich Triathlon Entry information Well Triathlon Sunday 4th September Olympic (1500m/40km/10km) Wells Triathlon Entry Information Don’t forget our training sessions, swimming Wednesday morning, turbo Wednesday evening, and brick sessions, please see the training calendar for more information Finally memberships are due for renewal

2015 Annual Awards

The committee is after our members help for this years awards, the categories are below and we have ladies and mens awards for each. Sprint Distance Olympic Distance Long Distance Achievement Overall We give out these awards not always to the fastest members but to members that have achieved new personal bests, new challenges though the year. You can nominate as many people for the awards, even yourself. To nominate please email me chairman@kingslynntriathlonclub.co.uk before Friday 27th November. We will then draw up a shortlist and pick the winners from here. Thanks Mark    Chair KLTC

AGM 2015

Wednesday 21st October 2015 at 7pm in Leziate Village Hall, Brow of the Hill, Leziate, King’s Lynn. On behalf of the Club Committee, I am pleased to invite you to attend the forthcoming Annual General Meeting (AGM). The AGM is an important constitutional gathering of King’s Lynn Triathlon Club’s members to hear about the progress of the Club, recent and on-going developments and the many achievements of the members during the past year. The meeting also provides a forum for members to put forward their ideas for the future of the Club. Voting members may make nominations for the committee to be elected at the AGM. This must be done by sending the nominees name, the post for which they are nominated and the names of both the proposer and seconder to the Club Secretary. This should be received no later than Wednesday 14th October 2015. Nominations are welcome for all positions. The positions that are open for nominations are: • Chairman • Vice Chairman • Treasurer • Secretary • Welfare Officer • Training coordinator • Social secretary • Press Officer • Funding/Sponsorship Officer • Clothing Secretary • Membership Officer For your information, the previous Treasurer, Vice Chair, Training Coordinator,Welfare, Press, Read the Rest…

Open Water Swimming and Club Aquathlons

This week saw the return of our open water swim sessions at Kings Lynn Sailing Club, it was windy but once in the water the swimmers had fun. We are looking at getting some marker bouys so we can layout our own courses, if anyone knows anywhere we can get some orange marker bouys please let us know info@kingslynntriathlonclub.co.uk   Also we had our first club aquathlon on saturday this was a 400m swim followed by 2.5Km run, the current leaderboard is here the next aquathlon is on Saturday 13th June

Club needs your support

On the 26th April 2015 we will be holding a Go Tri event at Bircham Newton. This date has been chosen to coincide with the Go Tri Weekend being run by Tri England.This will be a very short distance triathlon of 200m pool swim, 5km bike and 2km run, this event is intended for people who have never entered a triathlon before. Information on how to enter will be available shortly, if you know anyone who would be interested in entering please let them know of the event. So where do you fit in? We are looking for people to help out on the day by marshalling the bike and run courses, timekeeping and lending general support to these newbie’s; who we would all like to see carry on and progress in the sport. We are also looking for people to form an events committee and help with the organisation of the day. So if you are able to give a couple of hours on the day or have a family member or friend who could; or perhaps you can’t be there on the day but would be willing to help organise beforehand; please let myself or one of the Read the Rest…

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AGM 2014

The minutes from the 2014 AGM can be found on this page: http://www.kingslynntriathlonclub.co.uk/about-us/agm-minutes/

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AGM 2014

Wednesday 1st October 2014 at 7pm in Leziate Village Hall, Brow of the Hill, Leziate, King’s Lynn. On behalf of the Club Committee, I am pleased to invite you to attend the forthcoming Annual General Meeting (AGM). The AGM is an important constitutional gathering of King’s Lynn Triathlon Club’s members to hear about the progress of the Club, recent and on-going developments and the many achievements of the members during the past year. The meeting also provides a forum for members to put forward their ideas for the future of the Club. A minimum of 10% of voting members are required to conduct the AGM. Voting members may make nominations for the committee to be elected at the AGM. This must be done by sending the nominees name, the post for which they are nominated and the names of both the proposer and seconder to the Club Secretary. This should be received no later than Wednesday 24th 2014. Nominations are welcome for all positions. The positions that are open for nominations are: • Chairman • Vice Chairman • Treasurer • Secretary • Welfare Officer • Training coordinator • Social secretary • Public Relations Officer • Funding/Sponsorship Officer • Clothing Secretary Read the Rest…

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EGM 2014 update

Following on from last night’s EGM I would like to take this opportunity to let you know that I have taken up the position as Chair for our Club, and I wanted to assure you that the committee are going to work hard to continue the fantastic work Jason and the previous committee have done. The new committee is Chair – Mark Collins Vice Chair – Stina Thorarinsson * Secretary – Kirsty Bunting Treasurer – Julia Pepperell * Welfare Office – Mark Germany * Training – Dave Neale * Social Secretary – Anna Seaman PR – Nicky Roger * Funding – Miles Thomas * Clothing – Sue George/Tayo Willett * Existing committee member The new committee is having its first meeting next week and we will advise you of matters that we have discussed. Importantly the club’s AGM is being held on 30th September, 7-9 (will advise location as soon as possible). I would love as many members to attend this meeting. More information will be sent out regarding the AGM after the committee meeting. Thanks for reading and I look forward to the club’s future. Mark Collins Chair – Kings Lynn Triathlon Club

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