Setanta Duathlon Race 2 Report

MCMANUS AND MCGORMAN TAKE THE HONOURS IN RACE TWO.By John McDonnell Spring sunshine was the order of the day as athletes descended on the Rosewood Country Club for race two of the Setanta Duathlon series. Daniel McManus from Narrows Tri Club in Portaferry took the main honours posting the fastest time of the day in…

Setanta Beginner Swimming

In partnership with Louth Sports Partnership and Aura, Setanta are pleased to announce a new beginner swim program for 2019. It commences in Aura Dundalk Sports Centre on Saturday 23 March at 5.30pm. This will include an 8 week block of lessons each Saturday evening and an hour to practice during the week in Aura.…

FINALLY – THE 2019 BIKE TRANSALP ROUTE IS HERE

11.12.2018 – 13:00 The route of the BIKE Transalp 2019 shines with new trails and towns. From Tux the “Transtirol Challenge” leads on a brand-new bike trail into the Schmirntal, passing the Valser Jöchl and ends in Brixen. The next three stages to St. Vigil, Welschnofen and San Martino cross the world heritage site of the Dolomites. This equally bizarre as beautiful mountain…

Retirement not an option for evergreen Irish athletes

Updated / Friday, 10 Aug 2018 1 By Peter Sweeney RTÉ Sport Journalist Most competitive sporting lives finish once an athlete hits their mid-thirties. Some manage to stretch it out past their 40th birthday, but then that’s that and retirement follows. Some sports though offer a pathway for people to continue competing as long as they are…

BLACKROCK SPRINT TRIATHLON TAKING PLACE THIS SUNDAY

Jun 9, 2017 | Local events, Local news, Sport This year’s Blackrock Sprint Triathlon will take place in Blackrock on Sunday. The ‘Crack the Rock’ challenge, hosted by Setanta Triathlon Club, gets underway on the day from 1.15pm. This fun event will incorporate a beach start for the swim section of 500m (triangle route, Blackrock sea-front) followed by 18km cycle (village,…

Setanta set to clean up

February 25 2009 11:53 AM Athletes from the Setanta Triathlon club are set to sweep the tables at the Triathlon Ireland 2008 Awards ceremony in Portlaoise on February 28. The club is well represented in the winners’ enclosure at Junior, Men’s and Women’s categories for Sprint, Standard and Middle Distance events. Aaron Conway, one of…