Tuggeranong Vikings Triathlon Club was formed in 1997 and prides itself on its friendly, happy and social atmosphere. The Club aims to help people enjoy and participate in this relatively new and exciting Olympic sport, and welcomes people of all abilities and skill levels. Vikings Tri club caters for members who are solely interested in the more social and general fitness aspects of Triathlon, through to the more serious athlete who intends competing on a regular basis, perhaps with an aim of achieving representative honours.Club Swimming sessions are held at the Lakeside Leisure Centre (Anketell Street, Tuggeranong) on Tuesday and Thursday at 7.00pm.
Club cycling sessions leave from Tuggeranong Skate Car Park (Near Lakeside Leisure Centre) on Saturday’s (7.00am Summer and 8.00am in Winter). Club Running sessions vary with the seasons, but are regularly conducted in the Tuggeranong Valley area. Qualified coaches are often available to conduct these training sessions, and can assist members program their training sessions in line with their personal goals.
Vikings Triathlon Club also conducts a comprehensive Novice Program from mid September until late November of each year. The Club’s Novice Program not only provides an ideal introduction to Triathlon for those new (and wishing to experience) the Sport, but also offers the “not so new” triathlete the technique based training advice required to further themselves in the sport via personalised on hand instruction from our accredited coaches.
The Vikings Triathlon Club also runs a Junior Triathlon Program which has been running since 2005 and has conducted successful junior program for 7-13 year olds. For further information see www.vikingstri.com.au
The current Tuggeranong Vikings Triathlon Club committee is:
President: Rod Harrod
Vice-President: Ross Beatty
Secretary: Anna Welfare
Treasurer: Brendan Egan
For further information please contact:
Treasurer: Brendan Egan [email protected]
Or please visit the Vikings Triathlon Club website:www.vikingstri.com.au