Latest sponsor for 2014

Run Geek
We’re super pleased to announce our latest sponsor for the 2014 Summer Tri series triathlons in Holmfirth is Run Geek . They’ve got some great gear on their website so head on over and say hello rungeek.co.uk

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Fuelled By Cake

“Fuelled By Cake” is a charity cake recipe book by Helen Murray with recipes from the world of sport and entertainment, as well as friends and family.

James Cracknell contributed his mum’s fruit cake recipe, there’s carrot cake from former Ironman world champion Chrissie Wellington and boozy chocolate fondants from 2012 rowing gold medallist Anna Watkins.

Each book is £10, with all proceeds going to Cancer Research UK, Bliss (premature baby charity) and Nightingale House Hospice.

Available to buy here.

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Photos out now for the Last of the Summer Tri 2013

If you’d like a memento of your day competing in the Last of the Summer Tri 2013, head over to our official photographers website…

http://gallery.eventphotos.co.uk/last-of-summer-tri-photos-2013

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Holmfirth’s Last of the Summer Tri 2013 results are out

The much anticipated and well received Holmfirth Triathlon known appropriately as Last of the Summer Tri has announced the results of it’s end of summer 2013 race which can be found on their website.

In the growing sport of triathlon racing, the Last of the Summer Tri event in Holmfirth has seen a record number of new entrants to it’s ever popular triathlon series as is marks the end of a great summer of triathlon racing.

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Swim times out for Last of the Summer Tri 2013

We’re pleased to announce the swim times for the Last of the Summer Tri 2013 are now available on the website here.

We ask all competitors to make sure they’ve read the accompanying Race Brief here and the associated documents on the Race Brief page here.

Good luck to all entrants and we’ll see you on the day.

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Pre race warm up with Sarah Walker

Unsure of what you should be doing to warm-up before the race? Sarah Walker will be running a series of warm up sessions throughout the morning – just head to her tent and join in.

Sarah will be offering a dynamic warm-up designed specifically for triathlon and at the same time introduce competitors to Strength and Conditioning exercises; the best way to warm up, stretch those muscles safely and avoid injury.

Sarah has previously run warm-up sessions for other events in the area including the Joe Percy 10K with great feedback.

Sarah is a Sports Performance coach who specialises particularly in running, and triathlon disciplines. She is Head Strength & Conditioning Coach at Holmfirth Harriers and Stocksbridge Pentaqua, and works locally with individual athletes looking to improve on their own performance or assistance with injury.

She will be on hand throughout the day for anybody looking for advice on all areas of sports performance.

Please pass on to your friends.

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BTF rules updates for LOST 2013

We’ve added some updated docs on the Race Brief page for the Last of the Summer Tri which is due to be held on 6th October 2013. These include British Triathlon Rulebook 2013, Rule Book Amendments – May 2013, Drafting rules and a New transition plan with car-parking. Please pass on.

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Ride the route of Le Tour 2014 in Holmfirth

Do you want to ride part of Le tour 2014? If you take part in the Last of the Summer triathlon you can experience the same tarmac some of the world’s best will be riding next year, all in the beautiful surroundings of Holmfirth.

This year’s Last of the Summer Tri is on the 6th October 2013, which is a Sprint Triathlon incorporating a 400m indoor pool swim followed by a 24km bike ride and a 5.7km run. It’s a perfect end to the summer triathlon series or a great way to kick-start your triathlon career. Click here to enter.

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Pre Triathlon 10K race in Honley near Holmfirth

If you fancy a quick 10k this coming August Bank Holiday, we’ve got just the race for you on Saturday 24th August 2014 – the inaugural  Honley 10K

Honley10kThe Honley 10k is organised by our friend and triathlete Robert Kelly.

It’s for good local causes and it’s only a £10 to enter.

The run itself is a combination of trail and a little bit of road, interspersed with some challenging uphill wooded sections.

Enter here or contact Robert by email kelrbrt@gmail.com. He’s also after volunteer marshalls too so get involved if you can.

Don’t forget it’s the Last of the Summer Tri on 6th October 2013 so if you haven’t entered already, click here

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Swim times for First of the Summer Tri 2013

Swim times are now out together with an updated race brief for all competitors.

See the Race Brief page on the website for details.

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First of the Summer Tri 2013 Race Brief now available

The race brief for First of the Summer Tri to be held on 14th April 2013 is now available to download from the website here

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Photos out for First of the Summer Tri 2012

Photographs courtesy of Richard Asquith at Flaming Photography are now available to view and purchase.

Please see the Image Gallery page for more details.

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