David is another one of our great BTC triathletes who will be representing us at Club Champs! Apart from fighting for BTC to win the overall trophy it seems there will also be a bit of in-club rivalry going on in the 55-59 age group to see who can get the most club points and be crowned our BTC age group champion! We talked to David about the competition and how he got involved in triathlon.
Alan is a BTC Committee Member who has helped out the club taking some of our BTC social rides and will be competing at Club Champs for us this year! He has recently taken on the 6 Foot Track Marathon and is competing in the 100km Ultra Trail Run in May. We caught up with him to see how is training is going and how what his 6 Foot Track Marathon race was like!
You might know Aileen for her famous and amazing baking talents down at the club. She is always happy to help out the club volunteering at races and her cakes definitley ensure that all of our BTC athletes are getting proper nutritional recovery after a hard session! We asked her a few questions to find out about her plans for the season ahead and what she loves about Club Champs!
Please meet one of our more understated members of the club, Derek is one of the quiet achievers who in the last year has: qualified for Ironman 70.3 World Championships, won his age group at the National Aquathon Championships and most recently, competed in the pro wave at the Husky Long Course last weekend.
Technical Officials – BTC Superheroes in Disguise!
Ever wanted to find out what it takes to be a technical official? With their fancy fluro vests and all of that power these superheros do a lot more work than you may think! Ben and Ray are two of our wonderful technical officials (TO’s) at BTC and we had a chat to them to find out what being a TO is really all about…