Dec 13

Lincsquad AGM 2018

This is to inform Lincsquad Members that our Annual General Meeting will take place at 7.30pm, on Thursday 18th January 2018, at Redbourne Club, Scunthorpe. Tea and coffee will be provided.
The agenda will be;
• Opening address from Chair
• Secretary’s report
• Treasurer’s report
• Membership Secretary’s report
• Coaching Secretary’s report
• 2017 Committee stand down
• Nomination and election of 2018 committee
• 2018 Events and Events Committee
• AOB
All the committee members will step down, as stated in our constitution, so all committee positions are available. Although some committee members have stated their willingness to continue in post, this should in no way discourage other members from standing for a position. It is important that all committee positions are filled, to ensure the smooth running of the club in 2018 and its continued success in the future.
We encourage club members to consider assisting the running of the club, for example by serving as committee members, coaches, marshals, event organisers or by writing up race reports. If you are interested in being on next year’s committee, please speak to one of the current committee, to find out what the role entails. To stand for a committee position, you will need a fellow club member to nominate you, and another to second that nomination.
Committee positions are;
Chairperson – Leads the direction of the club.
Youth Chair – Leads the direction of the Youth Academy
Club Secretary – Handles admin, renews affiliations and Club insurance.
Treasurer – Manages Club finances
Coaching Secretary – Liaises with coaches to ensure coached sessions are covered, coaching qualifications are up to date and coached session venues are booked.
Membership Secretary – Administers Club memberships and club kit orders.
TT Secretary – Co-ordinates the Lincsquad TT series’ and liaises with CTT.
Race/Events Secretary – Responsible for booking race venues, updating Risk Assessments and liaising with race venues and other local authorities.
Social Secretary – A non-committee position, but gives feedback to the committee on social functions throughout the year (Awards night, Christmas party, etc)

if you have any queries about the above, don’t hesitate to contact me.
Sallie Joseph
Club Secretary 2017

Dec 01

Scunthorpe Tri Club Summer Duathlons 2018

The 2018 summer duathlon series dates are now available from our friends at the Scunthorpe Triathlon club. The first training race will be on the 4th April 6:30pm, starting from the usual place south end of Burringham.

A full list of dates and other information is available to download here Duathlon 2018, times, dates & venues.

If you have any questions,  Jason and Jeff can be contacted on the numbers below.

Jason Frary 07947146988

Jeff Chappill 07850545790

Oct 13

Duathlon results for the final Training Race of 2017

Many thanks to all who have supported us this year, we hope you  have a great Winter training and we will see you all next year.

Click here for Training Race 11 results

Debs, Jason and Jeff

Oct 07

Portaloos, pork pies and being chased by waves of men – its Emma Watts Vitruvian race report!

So this was my 3rd attempt at a half iron man distance triathlon. My 1st was Grafman in May last year which was just a ‘get round’ then my 2nd at Steelman in July this year. I’d had a strong swim followed by a strong bike leg but fell apart on the run. Despite being able to comfortably run half marathon distance on its own it had proven to be a real challenge after a 1.2 mile swim and 56 mile bike. On reflection of the day there were a number of things I could work on but a big part was nutrition. No one feels like eating on the bike and Steve Cannings was right Haribos were never going to get me round the course that day. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 22

Chris Durham achieves Cat 1 status

Many of you will be aware Chris Durham a “graduate” of the Lincsquad Youth Academy has just gained his 1st Category Race Licence from British cycling at age 17. This really is a huge achievement for Chris and means he sits just one level below professional cyclists. We asked Steve Cannings who knows a little about coaching and the world of cycling (!) for a few words on Chris’ achievement.

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