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NEXT SOCIAL EVENT – MON 5TH NOV – WE ARE TRIATHLETES – FILM ON DEMAND - WE ARE TRIATHLETES – FILM ON DEMAND … PLEASE SEE OUR FACEBOOK PAGE FOR FULL DETAILS  Read More →
SUPER HEROS – EVENT CANCELLED – WE ARE SORRY ! - EVENT CANCELLED.  UNFORTUNATELY WE HAVE HAD TO CANCEL THIS EVENT AS WE HAVE NOT HAD THE RESPONSE WE HAD HOPED. WE THINK THIS IS DUE TO PEOPLE BEING AWAY AND THE TIME OF YEAR.  WE WILL RESCHEDULE THIS EVENT. WE APOLOGIZE. This is an event for charity – so it’s a bit special.  Come dressed as your favourite Super Hero 😊 bring your partner, kids and friends. We want everyone for this event.  Meet at Swanley Park at 10AM. We will do some fun relay races around the park.  Then Stuff your face with cakes 🍰  Then if that’s not enough – we have SwimmingRead More →
Ironman Wales Race Report - Ironman Wales Race Report Since it started 8 years ago Ironman Wales has become one of the most iconic races in the calendar and has gained a reputation for being one of toughest Ironman courses out there. This is due to its generally lumpy 2.4 mile sea swim, followed by a 1 km uphill run to T1, followed by a hilly 112 mile bike, followed by a hilly 26.2 mile run. One other factor which has made Wales so iconic is the overwhelming support it gets from the local community and visiting race supporters alike. The allure of Wales proved too much for 6 ofRead More →
Martin’s Cotswolds Story – First Success at 70.3 - My Experience of the Cotswolds Classic The setting for this race is near Cirencester in the Cotswolds, a lovely, quiet and scenic area of the British Isles. The most important thing for me in this race was pacing. Illness leading up to the race had robbed me of a vital block of training and so it was to plan B, getting to the finish line rather than racing. The alarm went off at 4am. Although I’ve done this many times the nerves were still there, the continual checking of my kit. Once should be enough, how can it change, but still I do it. IRead More →
Lake Swimming now open for 2018 - Lake Swimming Now Open We’re delighted to report that lake swimming is now open and will be available to all DWOT full and open water swim members. Open water swimming sessions are Monday and Friday, 6pm – 8pm at the  access ramp adjacent to the boathouse. Our new license allows for other sessions on Saturday 2-4 pm and also Wednesdays which will be available soon. See Open Water Swimming at the Bridge for full details.Read More →
MAY & JUNE SOCIALS AND TRAINING SOCIALS - Hiya all, Now it seems the season is really getting underway we have some further exciting events to let you know about. Please see our club Calendar for further details of these events. Please add these to your diary and please let me know your definite interest in any of these events by adding your name to the list below so I have numbers when booking and organising for us. Many Thanks, Club Social Fun – Debbie Haze  MAY 2018 & JUNE 2018 SUNDAY 13TH MAY – CLUB FAMILIARISATION DAY – WHITE OAK LEISURE CENTRE  Further details have already been posted regarding this event.  (FullRead More →
Triathlon Familiarisation Day - Familiarisation Day Sunday 13th May As in previous years, we’re holding a free familiarisation day on Sunday 13th May meeting at White Oak Leisure Centre at 09:15 am for a 09:30 start. We will cycle one loop of the triathlon bike course, optionally followed by one lap of the run loop in Swanley Park to provide a familiarisation of both routes. Our club helpers look forward to seeing you on the 13th May 2018 as preparation for your triathlon on Sunday 10th June. Please respond and let us know if you intend to attend so we have an idea of numbers.Read More →
Former DWOT Triathlete Sam Proctor goes Pro - Former Dartford and Whiteoak member Sam Proctor Now going PRO! “Anything is possible” is normally associated with the Adidas slogan but former DWOT member Sam Proctor has earnt the tag having progressed to pro athlete in just eight years.  I’ve interviewed Sam to get the downlow on what it takes to become a Pro athlete including his journey from the beginner and his sacrifices and top tips. Me:- How and at what age did you get into triathlon? Sam:- When I was 21 years old in the summer of 2011, a late starter ! No previous experience or background in any of the three disciplines. Read More →
Annual Membership Renewal 2018/19 - Annual Membership Renewal 2018/19 We hope you’ve had full value from your membership this year but it’s that time when we’ve got to start talking about renewal for those who pay annually. This does not impact those who pay monthly via direct debit. The membership year runs from 1st April to 31st March and so we would encourage you to start logging onto Webcollect before the end of the month to renew. Whilst as ever there are cost pressures the membership fee for 2018-2019 has been fixed at the same price as last year, £170 if you sign-up before the end of March. This isRead More →
Members 2018 Race Schedule - Members 2018 Race Schedule Fancy entering a competition but don’t know who else is doing it? Member events are listed below and will be updated monthly. Whiteoak Race Shedule 2018Read More →

 

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