Billie & trophy

Getting to Know….Billie Jordan Butler

Claire Duffin Blog

Billie is a very active 10 year old from Norwich who has been following in her father’s footsteps with triathlon since she was a toddler!  She has been winning running races and swimming races from an early age but it was in 2016 that she was finally old enough to compete in triathlons, winning her first race –  Norwich Junior triathlon – and ending up as Eastern Region Champion for the …

ManVSMountain PXE Team

Getting to Know….Al Ditheridge

Claire Duffin Blog

Al Ditheridge is an inspiration to many. He works with adults with special needs, helping them engage with the community and often taking some of them swimming, cycling and to the gym. He also fundraises tirelessly for PXE International after his eldest son was diagnosed with the condition just over four years ago.  This is a rare genetic condition which can affect the skin, vascular system and eyes. Once the family got to …

Tri Star Start at Darley Moor Racetrack

Local Riders Triumph in Midlands Junior Duathlon

Claire Duffin Duathlon

Over 250 young athletes from around the Midlands competed in a Junior Duathlon on a closed circuit at Darley Moor race track in Ashbourne on Saturday. The event was open to young people aged eight to 16 as part of British Triathlon’s East and West Midlands Junior Race Series. It been organised by HUUB Events in partnership with junior triathlon clubs – Derby’s HUUB Sports Academy and Ashbourne-based Peak Performance. …