BUCS Standard Triathlon 2016

By Lily Battershill Maybe the prospect of a 1.5km swim, a 40km cycle followed by a 10km run isn’t the most appealing to the majority of people, but Tri Captain Sam Jackson managed to convince a crazy four of Imperial’s triathletes (Lily Battershill, Jonathan Singh, Nicola Mason and Marcel Admiraal) … Continue reading

TRIals and TRIbulations at BUCS Sprint ’16

By Maddy Whybrow. On Sunday 1st May, seventeen of Imperial’s bravest triathletes descended upon the sleepy town of Calne, Wiltshire to compete in the 2016 BUCS Sprint Triathlon. Gathered outside SAF at the ungodly hour of 5:45am, some quick Imperial brains spotted that there were actually only sixteen recruits present; … Continue reading

Drenched Duathletes Dominate Gravesend

By Samuel Jackson As the first month of 2016 came to a close, 11 duathletes from Imperial College London battled against the elements to achieve an impressive tally of podium finishes at the Gravesend Winter Duathlon. “No race shall be undertaken by the club without a prior social gathering with … Continue reading

BUCS Duathlon 2015

By Samuel Jackson On the chilly morning of Sunday 22nd November, budding Imperial College duathletes descended upon the South Kensington campus, ready to make an impression at BUCS Duathlon. A record entry list of 26 competitors had been whittled down to just 21 due to unfortunate injuries and illness. Such … Continue reading

Geneva race report 2015

By Imogen Simmonds Pure luck lead the European Triathlon Championships to be held in Geneva last weekend (09/07/2015- 12/07/2015). As my first ever ETU event, I was so pleased to be able to represent GB on “home soil”- where I kind of live, in Switzerland. Laura-Ann and I travelled to … Continue reading

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