Unfortunately due to storm damage this winter, part of the Spiddal coastal path used for the run course was badly damaged. We hope to have the triathlon back in Spiddal in 2015, but it will not be possible to hold it this year.
Swim, bike, run: these three words are the lynchpins that hold together a triathlon. It’s the ‘bike’ portion that is most gear-dependent, though. Here’s a quick look at what to use, wear, and bring for your first triathlon. One of the biggest questions that a beginner could face is whether to buy a road bike […]
All the photos from Spiddal are available on the Irish Triathlon gallery.
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Results and photos from the Galway Triathlon in Spiddal are on Irish Triathlon here.
This is the entry list with start times for the 2013 Galway Triathlon. It’s great to have the winner of the first ever Galway Triathlon and Galway Bay FM DJ Donal Mahon racing. The start times are 9:30am for the Olympic Triathlon and 10am for the Sprint Triathlon. Sign-on starts at 6pm on Friday 17th […]
The latest from Met Eireann on 13/5/2013. “At the moment it looks like next weekend will be fairly dry, and it will become milder too with highs in the mid teens.” Plus the light winds are to south westerly, so the swim course will be sheltered by the pier. There’s a few online entries left […]
Here’s the briefing document for the Spiddal triathlon on the 18th of May, 2013. Do pop any questions you have below. Click for the Spiddal Tri Briefing doc
It was a great session on Sunday in Spiddal. A few individual questions came up that are probably of interest to all those racing. Sighting on the open water A few people asked about sighting and how often you should do it. As a guide you shouldn’t need to sight more often than every 4th breath and […]
Free open water swim training this Sunday (5th of May) in Spiddal. With less than three weeks to go before the Sprint and Olympic Triathlon in Spiddal, this is your perfect opportunity to safely get out into the open water for the first time this year or even for the first time ever. The swim training will […]