The club received the email below from the CMRF team at Crumlin Children's Hospital. It's a very worthy cause and as the race is on our doorstep, it might interest some of you.
Dropping you an email to see if you would be able to send it onto your members and see if we can get some of the Wicklow Tri guys & girls on-board for the Sporting Proud Triathlon in Brittas on 2nd September .
All the registration fees come back to us as fundraising with no money being deducted on costs all in aid of CRMF & Our Lady’s Children hospital Crumlin.
Some details about it below and open to all levels so might be a good warm up for some of the regulars but also a good starter for anyone new to triathlons.
The Annual Sporting Proud Triathlon takes place on 2nd September 2017 at picturesque Brittas Bay in Wicklow, with an opportunity for you to take part and raise vital funds for Crumlin Hospital.
All abilities welcome from beginner to elite with 2 distances available – Sprint & Olympic
Team or individual options available with everyone getting a memorable Sporting Proud T-shirt and a chance to celebrate afterwards at the sunset BBQ which participants enjoy for free, and all supporters welcome to join us and give small donation to enjoy a burger and beer in the celebrations
Swim 750m, Cycle 20km, Run 5Km
Swim 1.5Km, Cycle 40Km, Run 10Km
How to get involved:
· Contact us (firstname.lastname@example.org) or register here
· Each individual to raise 250€
· Each team to raise minimum 500€ (Teams of 3)
All registration fees go towards the fundraising target – so get in touch and we can hold your place while you start fundraising.