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2019

Pulse Tri Club_2019
As part of the "Equally Inspiring: Triathlon Ireland Women in Sport Strategy", we are pleased to launch our Advocate Programme. MORE >
Roisin Lynch Lausanne
The ITU and ETU championships have been announced for 2020 - would you like to represent Ireland in your age group? MORE >
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On Saturday 30th November, 22 clubs from around the country gathered at the Castleknock Hotel for the inaugural Evolve Club Development Day... MORE >
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Triathlon Ireland is pleased to announce 2020 dates for the Triathlon Ireland Local Technical Official (LTO) courses. MORE >
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The European Triathlon Union are accepting applications for the ETU Innovation Award. Got an innovative idea? Read how to make an application... MORE >
Jailbreak Triathlon 2019_Swim Start

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Tri Clubs! Did you know that grants are available to help you run a 'Get Men Moving' Programme in your area?... MORE >
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Important clarification on insurance cover for joint training sessions with Cycling Ireland members and clubs MORE >
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Lanesboro Triathlon Club have entered a new era in their development with the opening of a new Club Room in the Co. Longford town. MORE >
Sheephaven Half 2019-037
Don't forget to fill out the Annual Triathlon Ireland Membership Survey, which all adult race licence holders have received by email... MORE >
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Triathlon Ireland are pleased to announce a panel of approved timing companies for the 2020 Major Events. MORE >
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More than 250 people gathered in Dublin's Conrad Hotel on Saturday night to celebrate the biggest moments of the year and the people that made it special. MORE >
BMW Triathlon National Series 2020

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Triathlon Ireland is pleased to announce the major events calendar for the 2020 multisport season. MORE >
2019 Mixed Team Relay_Lough Cutra
The Mixed Team Relay is always exciting to watch and this year was no different. We review what happened earlier this year at Lough Cutra Castle Triathlon. MORE >
Evolve 2019: Club Development Day
We are pleased to announce Evolve 2019: Club Development Day on Saturday, 30th November in the Castleknock Hotel, Dublin. MORE >
Harbourman 2019 Generic Swim 2
This year's Standard Distance National Champs were held at the Base2Race Wicklow Harbourman Triathlon in July. MORE >
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James Walton and Orla Walsh fought their way through a 1000 metre swim and five kilometre beach run to take the title of 2019 Aquathlon National Champ. MORE >
TI Awards Sign
Collect your medal, meet friends and celebrate a great year - the Triathlon Ireland annual awards are in the Conrad Hotel, Dublin on Saturday, 23rd November. MORE >
Aquabike Champs 2019_Podium
We continue our review of 2019 by heading all the way back to May when Cillian Tierney and Joanne Flanagan won gold medals in the Aquabike National Championships. MORE >
Mintern Middle Distance NC
Chris Mintern and Hilary Hughes are the Middle Distance National Champions for 2019 following victory at the Sheephaven Triathlon in Donegal. MORE >
Dismount Line DCT 2019
Nine hundred athletes fought for national sprint distance glory at Dublin City Triathlon this summer, read on for all the winners and podium athletes MORE >
Duathlon National Series 2019
Read the review of this year's BMW Duathlon National Series. MORE >
Junior Pictures 2019
The 2019 BMW Junior Duathlon and Triathlon season saw an enormous amount of talent come through the finishing lines. MORE >
Hughes 2019 season
The women's BMW Triathlon National Series had it all in 2019 - a newcomer storming the field, the reigning champ putting on a tough battle and a nail biting finish! MORE >
WIS Health & Wellbeing-Athlete Panel_1
The inaugural Triathlon Ireland Women's Health & Wellbeing Conference was held on Saturday, 19th October with a wide range of interesting speakers & workshops. MORE >
Kieran Jackson_Funchal ETU 2019_Bike
International racing from Portugal and Malta was the focus for Team Ireland this weekend. MORE >
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The 2019 men's BMW Triathlon National Series saw all new names on the podium, and a finish that went to the wire! MORE >
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Triathlon Ireland will hold a Warm Weather Training Camp in March 2020. MORE >
Sligo Try a Tri 2019 Group Pic

Race Report

Sligo Triathlon Club held its annual women's Try-a-Tri last weekend, the culmination of a months long new-to-tri programme that saw more than three dozen women get a grea... MORE >
Mara deBara My Triathlon

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Triathletes are extraordinary people with inspiring stories to tell. Our "My Triathlon" series continues with Mary De Barra's story... MORE >
TI Awards Sign
Voting is now open for the 2019 Annual Awards! MORE >
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We are pleased to announce the inaugural Triathlon Ireland Women's Health & Wellbeing Conference, on the 19th of October in the Clayton Hotel Liffey Valley. MORE >
Erin McConnel, Maeve Gallagher, Orla Walsh ETU Quarteria 2018
Triathlon Ireland's Emerging Talent Programme is hosting a Talent Identification day for junior athletes interested in joining the programme. MORE >
Post Primary School Bike 2018
Triathlon Ireland's Emerging Talent Programme are hosting a Talent Identification day for junior athletes interested in joining the programme... MORE >
Amy OKeeffe_Lost Sheep Bike2018

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Triathletes are extraordinary people with inspiring stories to tell. Meet Amy O'Keeffe, one of Ireland's top age group triathletes. MORE >
Sheephaven Swim Start 2019
The bidding process for inclusion in the major events and series of the 2020 Triathlon Ireland calendar is open. MORE >
Kieran Jackson_La Baule2019
Kieran Jackson finished 28th over the weekend in a strong field at La Baule Grand Prix. MORE >
Fiona O'Donnell_Schull2018
Fiona O'Donnell of West Cork Fit will be one of our panellists at the upcoming Triathlon Ireland Women's Health & Wellbeing Conference. MORE >
John Lenehan_Lausanne2019
From qualifying for Kona to winning a Silver medal at the World Sprint Champs in Lausanne in the space of 2 months, read about his build up to the two events... MORE >
Pulse Port Beach Triathlon 2019 Generic 1
Niall Cornyn and Erin McConnell showed their late season form by winning Pulse Port Beach Triathlon in Clogherhead. MORE >
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The race season for adults might be nearly over but for teenagers and kids one of the season's best events is still to come! MORE >
2018 TI Awards
The 2019 awards night will be held at The Conrad Hotel, Dublin on Saturday, 23rd November. MORE >
Kieran Jackson_Quiboran2019Bike
Kieran Jackson and Ailbhe Carroll were in action over the weekend in the French Grand Prix of Triathlon in Quiboran, Brittany. MORE >
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Niall Cornyn has finished fourth at the 2019 Wenzhou ITU Multisport World Cup in China. MORE >
Tried&Tested 2019_Transition
Michael Scully and Ciara Wilson took their first victories of this year's BMW Triathlon National Series at last weekend's Tried & Test Triathlon in Dungarvan. MORE >
Roisin Lynch Lausanne
Team Ireland have brought home two medals from the Age Group world championships in Switzerland following superb performances by Roisin Lynch and John Lenehan. MORE >
Hook or By Crook Finish Line 2019
Triathlon Ireland is inviting tenders for the provision of timing services for the 2020 BMW Triathlon & Duathlon National Series as well as National Championship Events. MORE >
Lough Key 2019_Transition
Erin McConnell and Aaron Doherty have won Round 15 of the BMW Triathlon National Series at Lough Key Triathlon. MORE >
IronmanDL2019_Swim Start
Alistair Brownlee and Nikki Bartlett have won IRONMAN 70.3 Dun Laoghaire. MORE >
Russell White_Karlovy Vary 2019 Bike
Two top ten places for Team Ireland at the Karlovy Vary World Cup! MORE >
Pulse Members Jailbreak Triathlon 2019
Sebastian Helka and Kim Hickey were the quickest to escape the field at Jailbreak Triathlon - Round 14 of the BMW Triathlon National Series MORE >
Con Doherty Podium
Con Doherty has taken another step on to a European Cup podium, this time in Hungary where he finished second in the Kecskemét Triathlon MORE >
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Almost 900 athletes raced Round 13 of the BMW Triathlon National Series at the Dublin City Triathlon today. MORE >
Donnacha McCarthy - Tokyo Test 2019 Bike
Donnacha McCarthy and guide Bryan McCrystal have finished sixth in the Men's PTVI overnight in Tokyo MORE >
DCT Elite National Champs Mixed Podium
Kieran Jackson and Erin McConnell have won the 2019 Elite National Championships, winning the draft legal race at Dublin City Triathlon MORE >
Russell White - Tokyo Test Event 2019_Bike
Last night in Tokyo, Russell White and James Edgar took on the tough conditions to race the Olympic Qualification Event. MORE >
Carolyn Hayes - Tokyo Test Event 2019_
In another big step onto the world stage, Carolyn Hayes has finished 29th overnight in the Tokyo 2020 Test Event. MORE >
Lough Neagh 2019 - Swim start
On a rainy day at Ballyronan Marina, Kim Hickey and James Walton have won Lough Neagh Triathlon, organised by Hi-Elbow Triathlon Club. MORE >
Post Primary School Bike 2018
Belpark Triathlon Club are hosting a summer camp for teenagers between the age of 13 and 17 from 14th - 16th August. MORE >
TriLakes Club of the Year_TI Awards 2018
Triathlon Ireland Club of the Year 2018, Tri Lakes TC, host their first race on 18 August... MORE >
Kieran Jackson Ottawa_2
Kieran Jackson made the trip to Canada to race at the Super League Ottawa, finishing fifth. MORE >
Con Doherty Malmo ETU Cup 2019 1

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Con Doherty clinched a major result in Sweden by winning the Malmo ETU European Cup Triathlon MORE >
Aon Loughrea Triathlon 2019
A huge day of triathlon at this year's Aon Triathlon Loughrea with over 400 athletes racing the in National Youth Festival and the BMW Triathlon National Series. ... MORE >
Spencer Dock Splash and Dash 2019 Boys with Boom
The beautiful riverside setting of Enniskillen is hosting the third and final Waterways Ireland Family Splash and Dash! MORE >
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The third annual Maplewood Residential Pulse Belpark Junior Triathlon Summer Camp will take place from 19th - 21st August. MORE >
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The fast and flat course in Tyrone today made for some exciting racing in both the men's and women's fields. MORE >
Competitiprs at Junior League Qualifiers
Triathlon Ireland will send a mix of youth and junior athletes to the Super League race in Jersey on the 28/29th September. MORE >
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Dublin's Spencer Dock is the extra special venue for the second event of this year's Waterways Ireland Family Splash and Dash! MORE >
BMW NS Vertical Colour
iTri Ennis at Ballyalla Lake was the location for the midway race of the #BMWTriSeries. MORE >
DCT 2017 Swim Pic from Water Level
Taking place at Vodafone Dublin City Triathlon next month, here's the athlete guide for the inaugural Elite National Championships! MORE >
BMW NS Vertical Colour
At the eighth round of the BMW Triathlon National Series, Erin McConnell and Aaron Doherty topped the podium at Lanesborough, Co. Longford. MORE >
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GLS Ireland is continuing its support of Triathlon Ireland by functioning as official delivery partner. MORE >
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Triathlon Ireland will be hosting a Junior Super League Qualifier in Limerick this July. Read more about this exciting format... MORE >
Women's Podium Harbourman 2019

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Orla Walsh made a winning debut at standard distance to clinch her second national title of the season at the Base2Race Harbourman Triathlon. MORE >
Men's Podium Harbourman 2019

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One week after winning the Middle Distance National Champs, Chris Mintern stepped down to Standard Distance but with the same winning result. MORE >
James Edgar Podium Targu Mures 2019

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Read James Edgar's first person account of how he won a bronze medal at the ETU U23 European Aquathlon Championships in Romania. MORE >
Bryan McCrystal - IMCork Finish2
Bryan McCrystal finished second at the inaugural IRONMAN Ireland, Cork. Read his account of the day in his race report... MORE >
WTS Montreal 2019
Another busy weekend of international racing... MORE >
Kieran Jackson - SuperLeague Poznan 2019 Run
Kieran Jackson finished sixth over the weekend at the Super League, Poznan. MORE >
Sheephaven Half 2019-418
Chris Mintern and Hilary Hughes are the new Middle Distance National Champions with victories at the Sheephaven Triathlon in Donegal MORE >
Sheephaven Swim 2018
The focus of the triathlon community will be on Donegal for this weekend's Middle Distance National Championships at Sheephaven. MORE >
Barrow Aquathlon Adult Swim
There will be a three day junior triathlon Summer Camp this July at Clonea Strand, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford. For all the details... MORE >
National Aquathlon Champs_Swim Exit
A great day of racing for all ages at the Pulse Triathlon Club's Base 2 Race National Aquathlon Champs where Orla Walsh and James Walton topped the podium in the senior r... MORE >
Hook or by Crook 2019 Aerial
Kieran Jackson and Maeve Maher McWilliams have won Round 5 of the BMW Triathlon National Series at Bolands BMW Hook or by Crook Triathlon MORE >
Carolyn Hayes_WeertETU2019 Bike
After a brilliant sixth place at the recent Weert ETU European Championships, Carolyn Hayes gives her account of the day. MORE >
Russell White WTS Leeds 2019 Run
Ian Manthey picked up his best result of the season in Ukraine while Russell White attacked hard in Leeds MORE >
Westport Triathlon 2019 Generic Swim
Local athletes dominated proceedings in Round 4 of the BMW Triathlon National Series at Westport Triathlon. MORE >
Pulse Port Beach 2017 Empty Beach
The next national champs of 2019 will be the Aquathlon National Championships at the Base2Race Pulse Aquathlon Festival, Bull Island, Dublin. MORE >
Bryan McCrystal_2019
Long distance national record holder Bryan McCrystal gives his advice on what to expect on your first IRONMAN... MORE >
BMW NS Vertical Colour
The third round of the BMW Triathlon National Series took place at Crooked Lake Triathlon on Saturday. Kim Hickey and James Walton topped the podium. MORE >
James McManus Triathlon Group Pic
Conor McGandy and Ellen Vitting won the 7th edition of the James McManus Memorial Triathlon in Cavan. MORE >
Carolyn Hayes_Weert ETU2019
Team Ireland have been racing this weekend at the Weert ETU European Championships. MORE >
Con Doherty Russell White Malmo 2018
An Irish team of seven athletes have travelled to the games ready to hit the start line in the ETU Triathlon European Championships. MORE >
Lough Cutra_Aquabike Champs 2019
Cillian Tierney and Joanne Flanagan are Aquabike National Champions at Lough Cutra Castle Triathlon. MORE >
BMW NS Vertical Colour
A strong standard distance course greeted this morning's participants for the second round of the BMW Triathlon National Series... MORE >
LoughCutra2019_MixedTeamRelay Ennis Group Pic
Four junior athletes from Ennis Triathlon Club have beaten stiff competition from clubs nationwide to win the Mixed Team Relay Club National Championships. MORE >
The Irish Triathlete1
'The Irish Triathlete: A History of Triathlon in Ireland' is a new book written by Tony Bagnall. Read an extract from the book... MORE >
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Three fun family events in three great locations - introducing the Waterways Ireland Family Splash and Dash... MORE >
National Post-Primary Schools Champs2019_Aerial
Teenagers from all over the country competed in Clarinbridge, Co. Galway at the Post-Primary School Triathlon National Championships yesterday. MORE >
BMW NS Vertical Colour
The 2019 BMW Triathlon National Series is underway! Catch up on all the action from today's Tri795 Carlow. MORE >
Tri Carlow 2018 2
UPDATED Saturday 18th May: Following final water quality checks this event has been reinstated to a triathlon event. MORE >
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Triathlon Ireland’s members recently voted in favour of some important governance changes at the 2019 AGM. MORE >
Belpark Duathlon Start 2019
The final round of the BMW Duathlon National Series took place on Saturday, 27 April at the Belpark Triathlon Club organised Phoenix Park Duathlon. MORE >
Tojo Lazzari_Pontevedra Podium 2019
A very busy weekend of racing! Team Ireland raced across three continents last weekend, and brought home 4 medals... MORE >
Russell White WTS Bermuda 2018 Bike 1
It’s a big weekend for international triathlon with Irish athletes racing in Bermuda, Pontevedra and Quarteira. MORE >
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Triathlon Ireland is supporting mental health through a new alliance with Pieta House, Ireland’s leading suicide prevention charity. MORE >
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Ever thought of becoming a coach? The tri leader course is the first step on the coaching ladder. Hear how two of our Level 2 coaches started out... MORE >
Cobh Jailbreak 2018 Swim Start

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Triathlete Ailbhe Carroll and National Head Coach Michael Black give some useful tips for swimming. MORE >
Con Doherty_GoldCoast Podium 2019
Con Doherty has won the 2019 Gold Coast OTU Sprint Triathlon Oceania Cup. Read his race report. MORE >
Triathlon Ireland 2018 Logo Green Type 3
Documents for the 2019 Triathlon Ireland AGM, including last year's Annual Report, the AGM Agenda and resolutions received are now available. MORE >
Post Primary School Bike 2018
Predator Triathlon Club will host this year's championship on Sunday, 19 May in Clarinbridge, Galway. MORE >
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Due to poor weather conditions, the Buncrana Duathlon on the 10th March was modified for safety reason into a 6k run race. MORE >
New Plymouth WC 2019_Start
The trio of Russell White, Con Doherty and Ben Shaw raced at New Plymouth World Cup on Sunday. MORE >
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UCD's Triathlon Club is hosting a free of charge aquathlon training event on in the UCD Sports Centre on April 13th. MORE >
Mayo Women's Event 2019_Group Pic
Five Mayo clubs joined forces to run a Women's 'New to Tri' Programme, culminating in a 'Try-a-Tri' race at Lough Lannagh on Sunday, 31 March. MORE >
Triathlon Ireland 2018 Logo Green Type 3

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Maintenance on the triathlonireland.com is now complete - race entries and membership payments are now being taken as normal. MORE >
Erin McConnell_Female Sports Forum

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Meet junior international triathlete Erin McConnell, Triathlon Ireland's Junior Athlete of the Year 2018. MORE >
Women's Podium Duathlon NC 2019
Darren Dunne and Heather Foley have claimed the first national titles of 2019 with victory in the Duathlon National Championships in Sligo. MORE >
Lough Neagh 2018 Swim Start
Triathlon Ireland’s inaugural Mentoring Skills Programme takes place in The Avon, Blessington on the 18th and 19th of May 2019. MORE >
Generic Bike Image Hook or by Crook 2018
Based in North Dublin City and want to try a triathlon? There will be a beginner's event on Sunday, 7 April at Sean MacDermott St Swimming Pool. MORE >
Zone3 2019 Pic 1
Triathlon Ireland is delighted to announce the extension of our relationship with Zone3, Europe’s highest rated triathlon brand. MORE >
Carolyn Hayes_Durban Podium 2019
Carolyn Hayes won the 2019 Durban ATU Triathlon Premium African Cup in Durban. Read her race report. MORE >
Paraduathlon National Champs2019
The first Paraduathlon National Championships took place on Sunday, 24 March at the Galco Naas Duathlon in Punchestown, Co. Kildare. MORE >
Carolyn Hayes Running Ireland Suit
Carolyn Hayes is in action again this weekend continuing her, to date, successful search for invaluable points in the run-up to Tokyo 2020 qualification. MORE >
Predator Junior Duathlon NC 2019 Start Line
The duathlon season for the country's teenage and juvenile athletes reached its highpoint in challenging conditions last weekend. MORE >
Con Doherty Mooloolaba 2019 Swim 2
Con Doherty finished the best of the Irish with 20th position at Saturday's Mooloolaba World Cup in Australia, he talks us through the race: MORE >
Tri-gether Women's Triathlon Bike 2018
As part of our women in sport programme we are holding a Talk and Train Event in partnership with Cork Triathlon Club. MORE >
Lough Cutra_Piranha
As part of their commitment to 20x20, the organisers of Lough Cutra Castle Triathlon are seeking five female athlete ambassadors for their 2019 events. MORE >
Russell White Abu Dhabi 2019 Swim Start

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Russell White has given a frank assessment of his performance at this morning's World Triathlon Abu Dhabi MORE >
Lost Sheep Bike 2018

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Friday, 8th March is International Women's Day 2019. MORE >
Athlone New to Tri Race
A new race for beginner triathletes has been added to the calendar - "I Tri'd" hosted by Athlone Triathlon Club. MORE >
Sports HQ
Notice is hereby given that the 2019 Triathlon Ireland Annual General Meeting will take place at 1pm on Saturday, 27th April 2019 in Sports HQ, MORE >
BMW Duathlon Series Vertical Stacked Colour
There were three races on the duathlon calendar this past weekend - Galco Naas Duathlon and the Eirgen WTC Tramore Duathlon and Setanta Duathlon. MORE >
Aileen Reid Rio Run 3

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Have you performed at a high level in a sport other than triathlon? We're currently looking to expand our pool of female athletes with skills that will transfer to triath... MORE >
Sarah Keane ETU President's Conference
Ireland played host to the heads of 38 triathlon National Governing Bodies last weekend for the ETU President's Conference MORE >
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With the first two rounds of the BMW Duathlon National Series completed, the women's and men's competitions are beginning to take shape. MORE >
Munster/Connacht Schools 2018 Transition

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The results from Triathlon Ireland's Annual Membership are out - read how we are responding to our members' needs as they shape the future of our sport MORE >
Event Workshop 2019

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An interesting an educational workshop for Race Organising Committes, Club members, Technical Officals, PROs - The National Events Workshop 2019. MORE >
MyTriathlon - Eoin OConnell

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Eoin O'Connell races in the ITU Winter Triathlon Age Group World Champs this week. Read his triathlon journey in this installment of our 'My Triathlon' feature. MORE >
DCT 2017 Woman on Bike with Kids
Triathlon is a sport that everyone can be a part of, we take a look at why. MORE >
TI Training Kit - Polo T
Introducing the Triathlon Ireland training collection - subtly branded TI training and casual clothing of the highest quality MORE >
Post Primary School Bike 2018
The bidding process is open for this year's National Post Primary School Triathlon Championships - would your club like to help host? MORE >
DCT 2018 Swim Start

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Getting started in a new sport can be daunting - we've compiled a quick guide to starting out in triathlon... MORE >
Post Primary School Bike 2018
A new training session for teens starts this Sunday, 27th January in Youghal, Co. Cork. MORE >
Westport Triathlon 2018 General Pic
Information on some more of the Triathlon Clubs around the country hosting 'New to Tri' Programmes and information evenings for new members. MORE >
BMW DS Run Generic
Marc Flavin and Ciara Wilson won Sunday's Galco Naas Duathlon, the first event in the 2019 BMW Duathlon National Series MORE >
Tri-gether Women's Triathlon Bike 2018
In conjunction with Mayo Sports Partnership and Triathlon Ireland, five Mayo Triathlon Clubs have collaborated to run a unique women's 'New to Tri' Programme... MORE >
Duathlon National Series Logo
The National Duathlon Championship at Sligo Duathlon is now open for entries. MORE >
Harbourman Swim Start
Would you like to become a Technical Official? There are a number of courses nationwide in the coming months... MORE >
Generic Bike Image Hook or by Crook 2018
Many triathlon clubs around the country are hosting open evenings for new club members. Here are those that are scheduled for this week... MORE >