Quest Kenmare Adventure race

On Saturday the 2nd of March three Blackwater Triathlon Club athletes travelled to Kerry to take part in the Quest Kenmare Adventure Race. There were three distances available to competitors on the day: the 29km ‘Challenge’ event, the 44km ‘Sport’ distance, and for the more extreme athletes, the 72km ‘Expert’ race. Over 1200 athletes braved… Read More »

The Ennis Duathlon

The unseasonably mild winter came to an end last weekend as March arrived, and with it came wind, rain, snow and hail.  Blackwater Triathlon Club member, Dave Murphy, wasn’t going to let a little bad weather put him off though, and on Sunday morning he travelled to Ennis in County Clare to take part in… Read More »

Blackwater Triathlon Club members taking to the roads

Blackwater Triathlon Club members Justin Ryan and Christian Board were in Kinsale on Sunday the 24th of February to take part in the inaugural Kinsale 10 mile Road race. Organised and hosted by Riverstick-Kinsale AC and Kinsale Triathlon Club, the race attracted a great turn out with nearly 650 athletes competing on the day. The… Read More »

The Tramore Duathlon.

As the spring starts to make an appearance it’s once again time to dig out the triathlon gear and start competing again. Despite the unseasonably warm weather we’ve been experiencing this year so far, it’s still a little on the cool side for open water swimming but it’s time to start taking part in duathlons.… Read More »

Tri Munster League

Blackwater Triathlon Club is excited to be part of a new race league in 2019. The Edge Sports Blackwater Triathlon is one of nine select races in the new TRI MUNSTER LEAGUE. The race is open to all affiliated club members. There will be over-all league cash-prize winners, cash-prize age group winners and a Club… Read More »

Saturday Morning Cycles

While the weekly turbo training sessions are an invaluable training tool during the winter months, nothing really beats getting out on the road on your bike. Unfortunately due to short days and inclement weather at this time of the year it’s not always possible, or indeed safe, to get out on the road. In order… Read More »

Winter Training

As part of the Blackwater Triathlon Club’s ongoing commitment to improvement we have arranged a number of different types of training to keep our members fit and focused over the winter. These sessions give Blackwater Triathlon Club members access to high quality coaching where they can focus on improving their technique in each of the… Read More »

Sunday’s Well Masters Swim Gala

Blackwater Triathlon Club member, Julian Boeg, has been a serious competitive swimmer since he was 7 years old and, despite the fact that he’s now competing in the 55-59 years age group, his enthusiasm for the sport remains undimmed. Julian has been a regular competitor at the annual Sundays Well Masters Swimming Gala, usually returning… Read More »

Saturday Morning Cycles

While the weekly turbo training sessions are an invaluable training tool during the winter months, nothing really beats getting out on the road on your bike. Unfortunately due to short days and inclement weather at this time of the year it’s not always possible, or indeed safe, to get out on the road. In order… Read More »

Dungarvan 10 Mile

The 28th Annual John Treacy Dungarvan 10 mile race was held on Sunday February the 3rd. Nearly 2,500 runners from all over Ireland gathered together to compete on this fast, flat course on the roads around the historic town of Dungarvan. Conditions on the day were as good as could be hope for in early… Read More »