Maltby Tri back for 2018

Claire Duffin Triathlon

Back by popular demand, the second Maltby Triathlon is returning to Maltby Leisure Centre on Sunday 13th May 2018. The route and format has been specially designed to attract seasoned triathletes, newcomers to the growing sport and local young people alike for a day of sport. Places for People – a social enterprise company which is one of the UK’s largest property and leisure management specialists – have teamed up …

Brownlee Foundation event

Brownlee Brothers Invite Local Pupils To Triathlon Taster

Claire Duffin Junior Events, Triathlon

More than 1,000 primary school pupils from schools across Derby and Derbyshire joined triathlon stars Alistair and Jonny Brownlee for a free mini-triathlon event at Allestree Woodlands School on Thursday September 28. The primary schools were invited to bring up to 30 pupils from Key Stage 2 (aged 7 – 11) to the triathlon taster where they completed a 20m swim in Woodlands’ pool followed by an 800m cycle and …

Jenson Button on his bicycle

Jenson Button Trust Triathlon Delivers Something For Everyone

Claire Duffin Triathlon

More than 600 athletes of all ages and experience enjoyed a day of sport in Derby on Sunday as part of the Jenson Button Trust Triathlon. 400 individuals and teams of three competed twice during the day with an open-water swim in Markeaton Park lake, a closed-road cycle route in and out of the city’s Cathedral Quarter and then a run route around the picturesque park. Meanwhile 200 youngsters and …

Staunton Harold Hall

Local Athletes Compete in First Staunton Harold Triathlon

Claire Duffin Triathlon

Whilst elite athletes gathered in Leeds for the UK leg of the World Triathlon Series on Sunday – nearly 250 amateurs from across the East Midlands descended on the Staunton Harold Estate for their first triathlon to be held there, organised by Derby-based HUUB Events. The event was divided into three main categories. The Sprint consisted of a 600m swim in the lake, 28 bike ride and then 8km run …