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Race results from Orange Club Open

A slight morning chill became a glorious day at Lake Canobolas for the Piranhas’ Club Open (formerly known as the Club Champs). Under the watchful eye of two protective geese, 5 x Enticers and 20 x Sprinters took off just after 8am in excellent conditions for swim / bike / run. Well done to Abby […]

Open Water Swim #3 – short race summary

Fine weather again greeted 49 swimmers at Gosling Creek for the 3rd and final open water swim of season 16/17. Races were from 6pm last night (Wed 15 Feb) and swimmers chose from 200m, 400m, 800m and 2km distances. Good to see friends from Bathurst who came over for the event, and welcome to Katie, […]

Race report – Club Race at Lake Canobolas 05 Feb

Race report 05 Feb 17 – club race – Lake Canobolas Another fine morning greeted triathletes to Lake Canobolas for the second race of 2017. Great to see 90 participants across our six races. Kinross Wolaroi brought across almost 20 high schoolers, plus families now returned from school holidays. We always welcome interclub friends – […]

Race report 28 Jan 17 – Tri Canberra

Race report 28 Jan 17 – Tri Canberra It was a successful Elite Energy TriCanberra event for several Piranhas who contested a variety of distances at the Canberra Triathlon Festival on Saturday 28th January. As the temperature soared to 36 degrees in the nation’s capital, former Orange Cycle & Triathlon Club member, Laura Wolfson was in red […]

1st club race of 2017 – a great day out at the Lake…

Race report – Sun 22 Jan Orange Piranhas club race – Lake Canobolas Lake Canobolas turned on a beautiful morning for the first club race of 2017. Slight breeze and low 20s air temp greeted the Enticer and Sprint athletes at 0805. Recent hot summer weather meant water temp may have the lake at its […]

Escape from Alcatraz race report – David Hunter

San Francisco, 12 June 2016. I raced this iconic event last weekend. Now in its 36th year, the race entry usually has been well over subscribed. On a whim, I put my name on the waiting list in early March and by late March I had been offered a spot! There had been some backlash […]

Scody Club Championships – 2016 – Race Report

“WE (OCTC) ARE ON THE RADAR” This is the overwhelming result of our first team effort at the NSW Club Triathlon Championships. A hugely experienced, diverse and enthusiastic team of 15 represented OCTC at this year’s club championships on Saturday 2 April 2016 finishing 12th overall of 35 clubs.  The club championships is that, it is […]

Successful OCTC Club Champs wraps up triathlon season

It was near perfect conditions for triathletes out at Lake Canobolas on Sunday as they battled it out for the coveted title of ‘OCTC Club Champion’ for the 2015/16 season. Both of the defending champions, Connor Whiteley and Lauren Kerwick, were out to retain their titles but they were up against some tough competition this year. […]

RESULTS FROM AUDI CENTRE ORANGE AQUATHON #4 HELD 26 NOV

The last of this year’s Audi Centre Orange Aquathons was raced in cool conditions at the Aquatic Centre on Thu 26 Nov. A few familiar faces and some new faces, and again, great to have Jets swimmers amongst us. Results below: Race 1: 150m run / 50m swim / 150m run Cameron Ross Ava Buesnel […]

RESULTS FROM AUDI CENTRE ORANGE AQUATHON #3 held 19 Nov

Hot weather greeted 65 aquathletes for race 3 of the Audi Centre Orange Aquathon series on Thu 19 Nov. A warm welcome (pun intended) to the Jets Swimming Club who brought strong numbers to the afternoon, and thank you for a share of their lanes. And thanks volunteers Lauren, Jack, Connor, Matt, Estelle, Phil, Mick […]