Transition Talk – 28th October

Transition Talk Weekly News - 28th Oct Vol 3.5

Belparkers take on the 2018 Dublin Marathon

Around 20,000 runners took part in the 39th Dublin City Marathon, including over 20 Belpark tri members. Two Ethopian athletes came first in the men's (Asefa Bekele) and women's (Mesera Dubiso) categories. Mick Clohisey & Lizzie Lee were first Irish man & woman to cross the line.

Well done to all Belpark athletes who raced! Fantastic achievement!

Race Results

  • Dublin City Marathon
    Philip Blake 3:49:09; Marc Bennett 3:43:20; Pierre Turpin 3:25:12; Maureen Byrne 4:02:38; Andrew Fenton 4:27:18; Vivian McKechnie 4:29:08; John O Mahony 4:09:55; Ronan Queally 3:41:18; Martine Nolan 3:45:02; John O Callaghan 3:28:34; Aine Liston 4:06:58; Colin Murphy 2:46:44; Ian Grehan 3:22:47; Ida Byrne 3:58:17; Aoife Reilly 3:46:31; Marijke Beltman 4:18:41; Barry Kirwan 5:24:04; Aiveen Kirley 4:41:36; Stafford Vigors 3:14:39; Ciaran Ryan 3:10:58; Ciaran Burns 3:29:05; Tim Jolly 3:30:15; Sebastian Slotwinski 3:17:52; Fergal Driscoll 4:09:06; Maria Gaughan 4:09:42; Ariane Gill 4:39:17; Kevin Mc Ardle 3:52:39
  • 2018 ETU Multisport European Champs
    Middle Distance; Guillermo Lopez Andres 13th (35-39 AG) 3:27:56 Aquathlon; Guillermo Lopez Andres 12th (35-39 AG) 35:41
  • CX Round 3, Greystones
    Arron Fox 10th (senior women)


  • TRAINING WEEKEND WITH TANJA SLATER Swim focused Camp in Waterford with Tanja Slater on Sat 3/ Sun 4 November. There are still places available, please contact Ellen Murphy ASAP if you're interested in going.
  • NEW SWIM BLOCK Next UCD swim block is on sale now. Please sign up if you haven't already done so.
  • SAVE THE DATE Belpark Christmas party will be on 8th Dec in the Odean. This is always a great night out so please secure your spot via members zone!


      • Mon – UCD swimming 8.00-10:00; Pilates S&C classes 19:30-21:30
      • Tues – Rathfarnham run intervals 18.30-19.30; UCD swimming 19.00-20.00.
      • Wed – UCD swimming 6.30-7.30. Terenure Swim for adults and juniors 20:15
      • Thurs – UCD Coached run session 19.00
      • Fri – UCD swimming 6.00-8:00
      • Sat - as per training plan OR Tanjas swim camp in Waterford
      • Sun – Club Spin. Balrothery Swim for adults and juniors 19:00-20:00

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