Esplanade Hotel Twilight Triathlon 2016

A record field of 89 starters hit the water for the 2016 Esplanade Hotel Twilight Triathlon . With a light to moderate southwest wind blowing and a a slack low tide conditions were perfect for racing . After swim of 600m there wasinvyfinishtwi2016 a 500m run back to transition. Jake Templar was first to hit T1 followed closely by Monty Frankish. The bike course was 12 1/2 km into the headwind to Cape Paterson with a fast trip back home. Sam Beveridge took the lead out on the bike with Brett Franklin hot on his tail both posting bike times under 38 minutes with Brett 1 second outside of a record bike split. Sam arrived at T2 with a 20 second lead over Brett which he extended by almost half a minute on the run . Brett was second with Monty Frankish a further minute back in 3rd .

In the women’s field Molly Irvine was first to T1 with Alice Baquie and Hilary Meyer close behind. Molly soon pulled well clear on the bike with Hilary edging past Alice near the turnaround. Molly remained well ahead finishing almost 3 minutes ahead. Alice Baquie seemed to fly on the run , with a run split of under 20 minutes to come in second with Hilary in 3rd.

In the teams it was the Barker Kids finishing well ahead of the Barracuda combination the Cameo Crusaders . The Inverloch Park Run combo Tag You’re it were first in the all girls section.

Presentations were held in the Esplanade Hotel after the race .

The club would like to thank the Inverloch Surf Life Saving Club , the Coastal Crewzers and all volunteers on the day and bike sponsor Wheelheat . Full results with splits are available from the following link at  Tomato Timing ->

Club Series Points Table ->

See you all for our next event the Keeping Kids on Track Fun Run -> to be held at Kilcunda on 13th March with distances of 21.1 , 15, 10 and 5 km available.

 

Record Entries for Twilight Triathlon

Entries are filling fast for the Bass Coast Barracudas Twilight Triathlon for this coming Saturday . The filed currently is greater than 50% female! Entries close at 2pm today . Enter now to avoid the late fee payable for online entries .

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Course Map 2015 Results

Twilight Triathlon Entries close Friday 19th Feb

DSCF8081.JPG Entries are filling up for the Twilight Triathlon to be held at Inverloch in the afternoon of Saturday 20th February . Online entries will close on Friday 19th at 2 pm . Enter online to avoid the late fee avoid disappointment . Come and race this unique triathlon set with the finish line in the same place as  this years 4th leg of the Herald Sun tour .

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Barracudas are in action again this weekend with  webmaster Rick Whitehouse and son James in a two man team for the 2 day  Falls Creek Mountain Raid