NW Champs Silver

In his first race of the season, the North West Duathlon Championships, Alex podiums with a well earned Silver having fought a tough battle throughout.

Alex – My 2016 season started with a hard fought battle from gun to tape at the North West Duathlon Champs in Carlisle. After gaining a small lead on the bike, we were neck and neck again coming into the final straight, but I was missing the final kick needed on the day. Whilst disappointing to miss out on the win I’d take a real race like this over a comfortable stroll any day and, after missing too much run training since the turn of the year, it’s nice things aren’t a million miles away from where they need to be before the bigger races of the year.

Race website www.carlisle-tri.co.uk

Results page www.carlisle-tri.co.uk/Carlisle-Duathlon-Results-2016.pdf

A big thank you to our sponsors for making it happen; we couldn’t do it without you.

Wilier – Triathlon Frames
FFWD Wheels – Race Wheels
Scimitar – Triathlon and Cycle Apparel
Schwalbe – Cycle Tyres
Fenwicks – Lubrication
Limar – Helmets and Glasses
Zero Point Compression – Compression Wear

Fibrax – Cables & Housing

HUUB – Wetsuits
Amphibia – Transition Bags
Dryrobe – The ultimate change robe
Race Ware Direct – Custom Garmin Mounts
CeramicSpeed – Ceramic Bearing Upgrades
Od Designs – Bike Racks
ISM – Saddles
Lezyne – Pumps, Tools, Bottle Cages
Lake – Cycling Footwear
Swans – Goggles
Shimano – Groupsets
Stages – Power Meters