WEEKLY UPDATE

Written by Moya Jones on . Posted in News

SAVE THE DATE  – Sunday, 27th August.  North Coast Triathlon Club’s Annual General Meeting will be held on Sunday, 27th August at Sorrento Surf Club from 3pm.  Look out for the special newsletter with all the details.

To encourage the use of the TRAINING CARDS, for a limited time, we have reduced the cost of the 20 x $5 cards from $90 to $80.  Cash prices are still the same.  Purchase your card through Register Now or by Direct Deposit into the NCTC Bank Account,

BSB: 066166
Account: 10018211
Reference: TC Surname

ENTERTAINMENT BOOKS are available at a cost of $70, with $14 going to the club.  If you want a hard copy of the book, contact EDDY GIRVAN on 043 254 2110 or by email at egirvanwa@hotmail.com.  If you want an electronic copy (digital membership) follow the link to the secure online site. LINK.

Stuart, who normally leads the SATURDAY GROUP RIDES will be away for the next 4 weeks.  Tom will lead the Guildford group this week, however, we will need leaders for the coming weeks when Stuart is away.  Check out the calendar for the rides, they are all easy rides to navigate.  If interested in being the group leader, please contact secretary@northcoasttriclub.org.au.  Thanks.

Spots are still available for the December 2017 Ironman and 70.3 training squad.  You may be able to join the squad anytime up to 12 weeks before for the 70.3 event.  Email Brad for more information at brad@t6d.com.au.

MONDAY 10th July

SWIMMING: JUNIORS SWIM SQUAD

Venue: HBF Arena Joondalup, Kennedya Drive
Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Cost: $10 per session paid via a swim card through register now ($80 for 10 sessions).
Details: For more information, please contact Janine (janine@janinekaye.com.au).

RIDE: INDOOR COACHED SPIN

Venue: Coles Underground Carpark No. 9,  Whitfords Shopping Centre
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm (approx.)
Cost: $5.  Please use your training  card training card.
Details: Come along for a super Spin session in the dry undercover carpark.  These sessions are coached and will vary each week. So pack your bike, wind trainer, towel, water bottle and a change of clothes into the car.  Please arrive a bit earlier so that you can setup and be ready to rock at 6.30pm.   See Website for more information.


TUESDAY 11th July

RIDE: ILUKA LOOP

Venue: Meet at Celebrations Whitfords
Time: 6:00am – 7:15am
Details: This is the popular Tuesday morning “intervals” ride session. This is a high-intensity training session with a mix of fast, flat sections plus 3-7 hills and dedicated recovery points. Group 1 uses active recovery (constant rolling) at regrouping points and Groups 2 & 3 have passive recovery stops. The ride departs at 6AM from Celebrations Bottle-shop at Whitfords Shopping Centre. For more ride details see the Website.

RUN: TEMPO TRAINING (NEW VENUE)

Venue: Bridgewater Park, 40 Bridgewater Drive, Kallaroo.
Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Cost: $5 or less with a training card.
Details: This session is suitable for all levels.


WEDNESDAY 12th July

SWIMMING: SQUADS AT CRAIGIE

Venue: Craigie Leisure Centre
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Cost: $10 or less with a training card
Details: Indoor squad in 25m pool, outdoor squad in 50m pool.  The indoor squad is for adults and juniors (12+) who need swim fitness, stroke correction and technique development.  The outdoor session is based on building pace awareness and speed. Refer website for more information.


THURSDAY 13th July

RIDE: HEPBURN LOOPS

Venue: Meet at Celebrations Whitfords
Time: 6:00am– 7:15am
Details:   This is one of the regular fortnightly rides.  For more information on this ride visit the Website.

RUN: INTERVAL TRAINING

Venue: Flinders Reserve, Broadbeach Boulevard, Hillarys
Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Cost: $5 or less with a training card.
Details: This session is suitable for all levels. For details see the Run Training section.


FRIDAY 14th July

SWIMMING: CRAIGIE LEISURE CENTRE

Venue: Craigie Leisure Centre – 50m outdoor pool
Time: 10:30am – 11:30am  (2 lanes)
Cost: $10 or less with a training card.
Details: Take your pick: – short set up to 2.2km; longer set 2.7-3km. Pacing as per program with drills to develop technique.


SATURDAY 15th July

RIDE:  GUILDFORD HILLS

Venue:  Meet at Guildford Train Station
Time: 6:30am –  10:00am
Details:  See Website for more information.

RIDE: NOVICE/JUNIORS RIDE

Venue: Meet at Sorrento Surf Club (Northside)
Time: 6:30am – 8:30am
Details: Kevin didn’t quite make it back in time last week, something about a plane delay.  Though I think he liked the Gold Coast and just wanted to stay a bit longer.  Kevin is back this week.

This ride is a semi-coached social ride for adults and older juniors just starting up in cycling or returning to cycling after a lay-off. Distance covered will usually be around 30km with average speeds around 25km/hr. Coaching on cycling technique and copious amounts of encouragement will be provided during this ride.  No one gets left behind!!

RIDE: CHOCOLATIERS

Venue: Sorrento Surf Club
Time: 6:30am
Details: The Chocolatiers are an intermediate group ride. The ride is ideal as a training or social ride for all age groups and all levels of cycling ability. Distances travelled usually between 45km to 60km with an average speed less than 26km/hour.  Moya is not available for this ride.  Please feel free to join Kevin’s ride.


 SUNDAY 16th July

RIDE: WINTER SUNDAY SESSION

Venue: Sorrento Surf Club
Time: 8:00am
Details:  This ride can be your recovery ride, social ride, wet weather alternative if you miss your Saturday ride, or just your regular weekend ride for those that choose to do Park Run on Saturdays. This ride will be available to NCTC members most Sundays until Open Water swimming restarts in late Spring/early Summer.


COMING SOON

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Venue: Sorrento Surf Club
Time: 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Details: The Annual General Meeting.  See Website for more information.

LANCELIN CHARITY RIDE

Date: 23rd September

SEASON OPENER

Date: 15th October
Venue: Sorrento Surf Club
Time: 3:00pm – 5:00pm

Why does Wally always wear stripes?  Because he doesn’t want to be spotted.