Five Mayo Clubs host Women's New to Tri Programme

Tri-gether Women's Triathlon Bike 2018

Five Mayo based clubs have joined forces to host what promises to be a fun and educational eight week programme, finishing with its own Try-a-Tri event. If you've ever thought of trying a triathlon, and are based in the West of Ireland, this is perfect opportunity!

The programme is being run in conjunction with Mayo Sports Partnership and Triathlon Ireland with the aim of encouraging more women to complete their first triathlon in 2019.

Tri-gether Pool


Westport Triathlon Club, Liquid Motion Triathlon Club, Castlebar Triathlon Club, Grainne Uaile Triathlon Club and Swinford Triathlon Club are running a joint 'New to Tri' Programme over the coming weeks.

This beginner's programme will be run in each club with training plans, group training sessions and support given over the eight weeks leading up to a 'Try a Tri' event. All the participants will take part in a 300 metre pool swim, 18km cycle and a 4km run on the 31st March at Lough Lannagh, Castlebar, Co. Mayo.

The programme costs €50 and includes club membership of your chosen Triathlon Club, a Triathlon Ireland training licence, participation in the event on the 31st of March and a finishers t-shirt for when you cross that finish line!

If you are based in Connacht and are interested in taking part in the programme being run at one of these clubs, please contact Deirdre Donnelly of Mayo Sports Partnership,, for further information and to register. Registration can also be done at the launch night taking place at Castlebar Library on Friday, 18th January at 7pm.

Mayo Women's 'New to Tri' Programme Flier