********* This is an archived version of the HHAC website. For the current website go here **************.

Triathlon

Yorkshire & Humberside Triathlon Series Results 2009


Tristart

Girls

Boys

1st

Sunnivah Waterman

 

2nd

Thomas Addy

 

3rd

Finn Kerry

 

 

 

 

Tristar 1

Girls

Boys

1st

Lucy Byram

1st

Tiras Waterman

3rd

Erica Byram

 

5th

Nicky Farquhar

 

7th

Jack Scholes

Tristar 2

Girls

Boys

1st

Harmonie Waterman

1st

Lewis Byram

3rd

Lucy Farquhar

 

3rd

Seth Waterman

5th

Amira Mellor

 

5th

Joe Williams

8th

Olivia Sykes

 

6th

Ben Dickinson

20th

Megan Lamb

 

8th

Andrew Farquhar

10th

Shea Kerry

14th

James Addy

 

 

 

 

Tristar 3

Girls

1st

Rebecca Addy

4th

Ruby Sykes

 

 

 

7th

Sophie Williams

 

 

 

8th

Alex France

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Youths

Girls

2nd

Emily Harris

 

 

 

4th

Athena Mellor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

About Us

Andrew KerryTriathlon secretary

Andrew Kerry

Email Andrew

 

 

 

 

 

Welcome to the Triathlon section of Holmfirth Harriers.  This section started in 2005 and has steadily grown in size since.

 

2009 is currently our best year for both our Junior and Senior Triathletes, winning many of our individual Age Groups at races throughout the Region.

 

It is down to the hard work of Holmfirth Harriers and our coaches that have got us into this strong position and we hope to use this as a springboard for future success.

 

Triathlon is one of the countries fastest growing sports and we are committed to ensuring that there is a warm welcome for new athletes of all ages and abilities (it really doesn’t matter if you can’t swim as many of our new starters couldn’t either when they started – me included/especially).

 

I hope that you find this page useful, and hope to add more throughout the season, until then, I hope you all enjoy your racing and achieve your goals.

 

Andrew Kerry
Triathlon Coordinator

What is triathlon

So what is a TRIATHLON? –tri meaning three is a good clue. There are 3 disciplines in triathlon SWIMMING, CYCLING AND RUNNING all done following each other with no gaps only TRANSITION – the fourth discipline. Transition is where you leave your swimming cap, goggles and wet suit (if it has been an open water swim) and where you get your bike, helmet, sunglasses, cycling shoes and number plus whatever else you need i.e. socks,t shirt etc and off you go on your cycling bit then back to transition to leave your bike, helmet, cycling shoes etc and put on your running shoes ready for the last bit – the run!! That's it in a nutshell – but there is really so much more. It really is GREAT FUN!!

 

Want to know more? Contact any of the coaches and they will be happy to point you in the right direction. Or you can email our Triathlon Coordinator Andrew Kerry. Also check out our latest newsletter for more info on what we have been up to. There are many races over the year for all abilities and ages. The triathlon family is very friendly and you will be made welcome at all events.

 

How do I become a Holmfirth Harriers Triathlon member? That’s simple, already a member of Holmfirth Harriers? Then you are automatically a member of HH Triathlon! Or to join Holmfirth Harriers please visit the home page and click on New Members to find more details on how to join and fees.

 

How do I train to become a triathlete? At Holmfirth Harriers we meet on a Tuesday and Thursday for running training. Depending on your ability there is a group you can run with and help you improve. Out of season many of our triathletes are very active with their running and take part in Cross Country and Fell races. These are open to juniors and adults and is fantastic training. Swimming at the moment is at Holmfirth Pool on various days. Over the summer we hold run/bike training and over the winter indoor turbo training. See the table below for all our up to date training times.

 

Can't find what you're looking for on the new site? The old site is still available here