Olympic fever is hitting London this summer and we can’t wait to watch our GB Triathletes go for Gold!
Triathlon is now one of the fastest-growing sports in the world, and there is no doubt that the event in Hyde Park will bring huge crowds who as the best in the World go head to head. 2000 saw the first appearance of triathlon in the Olympics and the sport has gone from strength to strength. Currently Australia holds the record for the largest haul of medals which will hopefully change this year!
To read all the triathlon news about the Olympics head to triathlon.org/olympics. The dates for Olympics triathlon event are the 4th August (women) and 7th August (men).
If you can’t wait till August and want to get in the Olympic spirit, try the All Nations Triathlon in April! This is the ideal event to not only start the triathlon season, but to get a taste of some Olympic spirit!
The All Nations Triathlon is a chance for you to don your country colours and take part for your nation! Ok you could be just starting out or a seasoned professional, it doesn’t matter. This event is open to all levels and a chance for you to get involved in a great event. Come along with friends, colleagues or family and not only feel the buzz of an Olympic Venue, but enjoy a superb day.
Saturday 21st April 2012
Dorney Lake, Eton, Windsor
Entry fee – £50
The All Nations Triathlon is a supersprint triathlon so a great one for beginners but also a great warm up for the more regular triathlete.
Find out more and register here http://www.thefixevents.com/content/the-all-nations-triathlon-2012/