WHO WE ARE
Rugby Triathlon Club is a friendly, vibrant and competitive club with over 140 members. Its development has been steady and the club has a thriving and successful junior section with a growing number of local children (8 to 16 years) enjoying the challenges of the sport, the friendships and the competition.
Friendly encouragement and advice is available to all at whatever level, be it entry or elite. When combined with the club's evolving approach to coaching it is proving to be a winning combination with a healthy number of members representing Great Britain.
WHERE WE STARTED
Rugby Triathlon Club was started by 6 individuals in 2003. Garry Haynes, Ian Ellis, Peter Wright, Russell Kelf, Simon Brand and Keith Hirons each put £25 each into the club coffeers to start the club. In its first year the club had 28 members and has grown every year since.
The club organised it's first triathlon in 2004 using the facilities at Bilton Grange school. There was Over time this event moved out of Rugby and in to Daventry where it still is today using the facilities at the Daventry Sports Center.
WANT TO KNOW MORE?
If you are tempted to try the sport or join the club, we'd love to hear from you! We cater for all abilities and all distances. We are on Facebook and you can email any of our committee if you have questions. If you'd prefer to come and talk to us pop along to our main training session - Tuesdays 7pm-8pm at Rugby School Sports Centre, Horton Crescent, Rugby, you can even join in the swim training! Potential junior members are welcome to a taster session at the same venue on Sundays between 2pm and 4pm.