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East Essex Triathlon Club

Training

East Essex offer a number of regular training sessions and adhoc meetups

Monday and Thursday evenings see coached swims (age 15+)

Tuesday evenings for adult and children coached run sessions

Thursday late afternoon coached swim session for children (this is swim coaching, not swim teaching, we can accept children who are capable of swimming 100m).

For cycling we have Sunday morning group rides through the winter and additionally we run a number ofcoached bike sessions on closed roads for children throughout the season.

More information here

Events

Through the year the club puts on a number of adhoc events which include:-

> A favourite is the annual 5k run at Langdon Hills at Easter. After the Cross Country run the club have tea/coffee/cake/hot cross buns then, for our child members and children of members we put on an Easter Egg Hunt

> A club championship event - this is a nominated event where we aim for the highest possible turnout followed by a b-b-q. For the last few years we have found that the Bridge Triathlon Sprint event is an ideal choice.

> A club cycling championship day at Hogg Hill - a real favourite for children and adults alike and includes a timed flying lap, timed hill climb and a 30 minute group race.

> Club b-b-q - A social evening with free food to help you share your stories of the season so far (with people who want to listen).

> Club annual awards evening - A social evening with food, music, dancing and the all important annual awards for children and adults

Keep an eye on the club calendar for the dates of these events

Calendar

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Cross Country

The club has a place in the South Essex Cross Country League. 

There are 5 events that take place in the winter months around local parks and we compete against 9 other clubs across 3 divisions.

They are great fun, generally 6-7k in length, potentially very muddy but with the promise of tea/coffee and cake at the end they are extremely popular and very well supported by all clubs. 

Keep and eye on the club calendar for the dates of these events

Club Kit

Nothing feels better than when you're looking the part for the sport you're doing. East Essex have some great kit for racing in as well as some casual outfits travelling to training in or for just chillin'

Check out the club kit page for more info

Member Benefits

A number of local shops will offer discounts to East Essex Triathlon Club Members

We have one or more London Marathon place awarded to us each year which we will pass onto the most deserving club member (based on a points system)

Read more on our Benefits tab