About Us

Setanta Triathlon Club, founded in 2004 is based in Dundalk (club history), Co. Louth providing training needs of triathletes in the North East Region. Our goal is to offer support to those just starting out in Triathlon or looking to improve and become more competitive.

We welcome all abilities and racing interests. Our membership includes athletes training for their first Duathlons and Sprint distance races to those preparing for long distance events such as IRONMAN and IRONMAN 70.3.

Some of the experienced triathletes compete in National Series and ITU events.

Club Ethos

Our club ethos revolves around inclusion and providing a safe space where people can train. Hence as a member you can enjoy social interaction while maintaining your mental and physical fitness.


  • Chair:                                  Fra Murphy
  • Secretary:                           Pat Reilly
  • Training:                             Peter Tomany
  • Membership & new to tri:  David Jones & Mary Hearty
  • Marketing:                           Ian Kavanagh and Conor McCormick
  • Social & Community:         Kevin Hamill
  • Youth Development:          Pat Reilly

Join Us

Annual membership is €30 payable through Triathlon Ireland. and provides the following benefits:

  • Being part of a community of like minded individuals where you can learn, train, race and socialise together
  • Access to a varied training and events schedule run throughout the year which you can pick and choose to fit in with your training/health needs
  • Subsidised training at club run sessions
  • Discounts from participating companies (under development)
  • Entry to seminars/briefing
  • Get involved in the running of a club organised race event to gain insights and confidence on the overall experience and grow your network of racing pals
  • Participate in club designated “away” races where you have support, a bit of competitive rivalry (of course!) and enjoy bit of craic along the journey
  • Gain access to quality coaching and advice from qualified coaches and seasoned triathletes from techniques, training tips to your equipment.
  • Access to club gear

You will also need to take out a Triathlon Ireland Race or Training Licence to take part in Triathlon Ireland sanctioned races.

about setanta
About Setanta