TriHarman-Norfolk looks forward to a very successful season running the Open Water Swimming at the Mike Thurston Water Activities Centre.
It is held at a beautiful unspoilt fresh water lake and is clean and well kept, ideal for training. The results of our water testing have confirmed the excellent water quality making it a great place to swim and train. As this is an existing watersport venue it benefits from changing facilities with hot showers and plenty of car parking.
The swims are each Wednesday 6 to 8pm (last into water 7.30) through to mid September.
Many of our members have taken advantage of the North Norfolk Wheelers Tuesday evening time trials as a cheap fun race and some intensity bike training.
The new season has started and our riders are already going well.
Details of the time trials can be found on the North Norfolk Wheelers website here.
A big thank you to the North Norfolk Wheelers for their warm welcome and helpful advice and guidance through the season.
We are pleased to say our training has been more popular than ever this year. The course is full and we look forward to meeting all our swimmers on 11th May.
Mark and Teresa have been running open water swim training courses each spring for more than ten years and introduced many new open water swimmers and triathletes to the sport.
We will be running our next course on 11th and 12th May, places are restricted to ensure you get the best coaching experience and it is filling up already. If you are interested contact us to secure your place.
For more details click here
As the season draws to an end, you may be celebrating a summer of success or wondering why all that training has not provided the race performances you expected. This is the time to sit down with a coach and discuss what you need to do to improve that race day performance in 2019.
You cannot escape the truth that winter training builds the foundations for your summer performance.
You may find some help if you read here
A big thank you to all the volunteers who turned out on a freezing morning to welcome our GoTri competitors.
We had a remarkable number of competitors to take on the frozen run/bike/run course through Blickling Park. Congratulations on finishing the course in very respectable times, particularly well done to the many first time racers. I promise your next race will be warmer!
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The run uses the same course as the weekly parkrun and the cycle route is on the parks multi use trail. Minimum age is 14yrs. Bikes are available at a nominal fee of £4 from Blickling Estates Bike Hub. Cycle details at https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/blickling-estate/features/on-your-bike. Payment for cycle hire will be to Blickling Cycle Hire on the day prior to the race.
For more details go to our EVENTS section.
For 2019 our Club Champions will be decided at the Fritton Lake Triathlon Weekend on 15/16th June. This weekend has three open water races, super sprint, sprint and standard distance, your best finishing position in your age group will go forward to the club competition. If you do just one race, this result will be your entry, if you do two or three the best finish will count.
Find more details here
2019 is here and that means we are no longer racing next year, the season start is just weeks away.
TriHarman-Norfolk is a small friendly club supporting adult and junior triathletes in North Norfolk. Our racers range from teenage to retired, sprint racer to Ironman, beginner to GB athletes. In common we all have a desire to enjoy the sport and the lifestyle it brings.
TriHarman-Norfolk have regular training sessions delivered by our highly qualified and experienced coaching team. If you would like to join us come along to a training session or get in touch. You will find more details here.
Last night we held our annual awards dinner and announced the 2018 winners. Well done to you all, a big act to follow in 2019.
1st Female – Amanda Marshall
2nd Female – Sarah Jay
3rd Female – Dawn Collyer
1st Male – Phil Hurr
2nd Male – Keith Beswick
3rd Male – Martin Wall
A Special Achievement Award was presented to Becky Cooper for her incredible 1000mile challenge. An amazing athletic achievement which also raised £10,000 for charity.
Great to see so many of our young triathletes attending our junior swim sessions at Woodlands Leisure, 6 – 7pm each Sunday. This is a one hour coached session, technique and conditioning for our under 18yrs swimmers. They make an impressive sight training at the pool.
We welcome new junior racers looking to prepare for 2019, we start back on 6th January.