Hell of the West triathlon

Winners of their categories in the Go Tri-Time trials representing the Well Church TT league:Richie Bresnan, Tommy Byrnes, Martina Byrnes, Dermot Radford and Richie English.
On Thursday evening June 27 the final night of the Go tri time trials took place in Wells Church Shannon. The league was held over the last 12 weeks and a great turnout of over 100 cyclists turned up over the league. Congratulations to three of our members who won their categories.

On Thursday evening June 27 the final night of the Go tri time trials took place in Wells Church Shannon. The league was held over the last 12 weeks and a great turnout of over 100 cyclists turned up over the league. Congratulations to three of our members who won their categories.

Representing the club and winner of the ladies section was Martina Byrnes, men’s senior Tommy Byrnes and men’s elite was Dermot Radford. Dermot was also successful to break the course record that has been set a few years previous.Saturday June 29 the famous hell of the west triathlon took part in Kilkee Co Clare.

It certainly lives up to its name as choppy seas, windy bike conditions and a tough hilly cliff side run provided a challenging day.

First home from the club was Noel Ryan in 2hr 32mins, Tommy Byrnes 2hr 33mins, Denis Cremins 2hr 48mins, Paddy O Callahan 2hr 52mins. Two relay teams also represented the Club; team A Sean Bryan, Martina Byrnes, and Brian Berkery in a time of 2hr 34min. The second team consisted of Matty Crowe and Tony Delaney who finished in 2hs 55mins.