March 15, 2018

Warringah Waves

Leagues
Sydney North
Seasons
2018-2019 Interclub Series

 

Warringah Triathlon Club

“WTC already race as a club in essence at many of the races around NSW, simply supporting each other getting to races and during the event, but with the introduction of the points score club series there will be a further boost for clubs to coordinate their teams. We will be encouraging our members to race and support at the club series events” (David Wiles, President)

 

About the Club / History

Warringah Triathlon Club was formed in 1985 to bring together athletes from Sydney’s Northern Beaches who wanted to try the new sport of triathlon. They are proud to be one the most active triathlon clubs in NSW and multiple winner of the Triathlon NSW Club Championships over the years, Ironman Club Champions and having regular representation at World Championships at every distance, but are also incredibly proud of the community feel and camaraderie within the club.

Their vision is to be the premier Australian multisport community of all ages & abilities assisting members to achieve their personal goals. They do this by connecting likeminded people, developing juniors, professional coaching, running quality races & being the number 1 club in NSW!

WTC has approximately 350 members with a focus on catering for all abilities. The club runs new member days every couple of months as a means of introducing new members to each other, to the club committee members and to everything that the club has to offer. These usually take the form of a short introductory training session followed by a BBQ supplied by the club.

Whilst the club has some top quality athletic talent in NSW, most of their members are people who are just looking for a way to keep fit, meet other people and have a bit of fun!!! They actively support their competitors competing at all levels from sprint through to Ironman World Championships.

At Warringah Triathlon Club, they like to offer their members choice when it comes to training, so they affiliate and work with a number of local coaching providers, who can offer structured training sessions designed to cater for members of all abilities.

Details of their affiliated coaching organisations and what they can offer members by clicking here

 

Warringah Waves Season Preview Q&A

Athlete to watch and why? A talented amateur athlete from your club Phoebe Fear (40-44 Female), gives everything and is hard to beat!!

Who is your club Coach/captain/team leader and info? We will be appointing a Club race captains for each event to share the responsibility around when we know the schedule. Race captains will be coordinating and encouraging members to get to the events and will be the clubs point of contact for that race. Once the calendar comes out we will set the captains up.

Rookie to watch? Chris Wallace – A fairly new member who swims, bikes and runs fast. Just moved to Australia from the UK, the ability to train all winter will allow him to develop further faster!!

Club ambassador and why?  Grantley Smith – He’s at nearly all the club races, club champs and regular competitive age grouper in sprint to half ironman races, always in the club kit.  He is reliable hauling the club tent and equipment to races. Grantley is also a notorious social member and enjoys letting his hair down post race! He manages all this whilst being a celebrity Water Research Engineer, so he is also handy when assessing the swim course.

Club other than your own who you think might win your Interclub Series and why? Balmoral Tri Club and Northern Suburbs Tri Club are both admirable clubs that they have a healthy competitive relationships with and between us all have a very strong inter club region. Historically Balmoral have been one of the most competitive clubs in NSW, whilst we know that Northern Suburbs has some great athletes !  The expectation is that Balmoral and Warringah will probably fighting it out for the series, but I expect it to be very close between the three.

 

Training Offered

In addition, the club organises a number of informal training sessions on a weekly basis throughout summer and winter. For more information: https://www.warringahtriathlonclub.com/training1.html

 

Events Conducted

They are particularly proud of their Club run and organised Aquathons, Triathlons and  Duathlons.  Members receive discounted entry fees, although they strongly encourage members of other Triathlon NSW Affiliated clubs, Triathlon Australia members and non-Triathlon Australia members (day licences available on the entry portal) to come along and enjoy the beautiful North Head course in a friendly and safe environment to cater for all abilities.  Races are electronically timed and full race results by segment published. Podium prizes and a series handicap award are up for grabs plus at every event we have lucky draw prizes

Free BBQ for all competitors, volunteers and supporters at every event.

For more Information: https://www.warringahtriathlonclub.com/club-races–events.html

 

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Warringah Waves MVP

RankAthleteTeamAge GroupPerformance Points
1Nicole WARDWarringah Waves40-44 Female5.5
2Peter WALKERWarringah Waves50-54 Male5.5
3Annabelle HARTIGANWarringah Waves40-44 Female5
4Graeme BEATTIEWarringah Waves60-64 Male4
5Mel MARSHWarringah Waves35-39 Female4
6Jenny GILBERTWarringah Waves60-64 Female4
7Edward ALEXANDERWarringah Waves30-34 Male4
8Laurent DOYENWarringah Waves45-49 Male4
9John KETELBEYWarringah Waves30-34 Male3.5
10Michael SMITHWarringah Waves65-69 Male3
11Mathlide BATALLIERWarringah Waves30-34 Female3
12Brian BLACKWarringah Waves30-34 Male3
13Peter MCLEANWarringah Waves50-54 Male3
14Shannon QUARTLYWarringah Waves50-54 Female2.5
15Mark HERDMANWarringah Waves60-64 Male2
16Darren BRAMWELLWarringah Waves40-44 Male2
17Phoebe FEARWarringah Waves40-44 Female2
18Sarah DEUCHRASSWarringah Waves30-34 Female2
19Chris GRENVOLDWarringah Waves50-54 Female2
20Luke WALKERWarringah Waves16-19 Male2
21Geoff THORSENWarringah Waves75-79 Male2
22Natalie EDWARDSWarringah Waves40-44 Female2
23Stephanie HILLWarringah Waves25-29 Female1.5
24Susie HEATHWarringah Waves45-49 Female1.5
25Jules TROTTERWarringah Waves30-34 Female1.5
26Emily KEMPSONWarringah Waves25-29 Female1.5
27Darren QUARRELLWarringah Waves45-49 Male1
28Tate RICHARDSWarringah Waves16-19 Male1
29John HOOKWarringah Waves65-69 Male1
30Luke PARTRIDGEWarringah Waves30-34 Male1
31Erin MANSELLWarringah Waves30-34 Female1
32Gary TALLWarringah Waves55-59 Male1
33Michael CRAWFORDWarringah Waves40-44 Male1
34Angus SEDGWICKWarringah Waves50-54 Male0.5
35Kieron PATERSONWarringah Waves40-44 Male0.5
36Ian KennedyWarringah Waves45-49 Male0.5
37Karen INGRAMWarringah Waves45-49 Female0.5
38Rowena WALKERWarringah Waves50-54 Female0.5
39Emily WASHBROOKWarringah Waves35-39 Female0.5
40Darren INGRAMWarringah Waves50-54 Male0.5
41Nigel PLAYLEWarringah Waves45-49 Male0.5
42Kurt LEHMANNWarringah Waves45-49 Male0.5
43Caroline ENGLISHWarringah Waves30-34 Female0.5