Jack Gover qualifies for European Championships

Newly-launched Kings Lynn Triathlon Club already has its first member competing for Great Britain. Jack Gover, 20, completed the 2013 European Duathlon Championship Qualifiers event in Althorp on 2 March.

Jack finished the sprint event comprising a 5k run, 20k bike and 5k run in a total time of 1hr 16mins. He finished fourth in the GB age group placings securing him a chance to compete in the European Triathlon Union sprint duathlon championships in Horst, Holland on 21 April.

Jack, who only started training for triathlons and duathlons last year, said: “I am thrilled to qualify for the European Championships and can’t wait to wear my GB trisuit!”

Everyone from the club would like to wish Jack all the best in 2013 European Duathlon Championships.

Kings Lynn Triathlon Club now has over 50 members and is open to anyone regardless of ability or experience. Visit www.kingslynntriathlonclub.co.uk for details or find us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/groups/kltri/