2011 John Butler Sports Therapists Aquathon Series
Galway Triathlon club is delighted to announce the launch of the 2011 John Butler Sports Therapists Aquathon series….there’s a Trophy! The series will consist of 9 races in total including the Club Final which for the first time will be held on the Grattan beach course. The complete program is as follows.
Thur June 16th Launch night 8pm Salthill Hotel
Tue June 21 – 6:30 pm – Grattan Beach
Tue June 28 – 6:30 pm – Dangan
Tue July 5 - 6:30 pm – Grattan Beach
Tue July 12 – 6:30 pm – Dangan
Tue July 19 - 7 pm – Grattan Beach
Tue July 26 - 7 pm – Loughrea Lake
Tue Aug 2 - 7 pm – Grattan Lake
Tue Aug 9 - 7 pm – Loughrea Lake
Tue Aug 16th (Club Final (H’cap) – Grattan Beach
Sat Sept 17th Prizegiving Night – (Venue TBD)
Entry for the entire series is €10 and is open to all GTC members only ( who must also be TI members). More information on course details and the series will be available at the event launch night on Thur June 16th. For those planning to attend the Launch night showers will be available after blackrock swim in Ocean Fitness for all members.
In order to be considered for a handicap for the club final ( and having a shot at winning the John Butler Cup) each competitor will be required to have completed at least 5 races and will be required to volunteer for at least one race. Volunteering for the Galway Aquathon club race on Jul 9th will also be considered as counting towards the John Butler series handicap. No-one can win a prize or qualify for a handicap for the final without completing one night as a volunteer.
Venues are subject to change close to event times depending on water and weather conditions