Joining our junior section of Deal Tri is the perfect way to enjoy training for multisport racing or just to enjoy running, swimming or cycling. We run regular swim and run sessions, plus a number of races over the year.
**ALL SESSIONS WHICH JUNIORS PARTICIPATE, IT IS NECESSARY FOR A PARENT OR GUARDIAN TO REMAIN ON SITE FOR THE DURATION**
RUNNING - Fridays (Term time) 6pm – 7pm suited for children from about 4 yrs and held at Walmer Science College, Gym Hall during the late autumn, winter and early spring months. Once the clocks change in the spring the sessions take place outside at Warden House School, Sholden. These sessions are co-ordinated by Jez & Caroline Dack and member/parent helpers. If your child is participating in these running sessions the parents are required to stay for the duration of the session
During the year alongside the adult races we host we also run races for children these are normally 1-1.5km.
Children who are able to run further distances maybe interested in the attending the adult interval session run by Kev Brown on Wednesday evenings at the Canterbury High School - Details on the website.
Also children of completing further distances are encouraged to compete in the Junior Cross Country and Inter Club Relay events – You must run in club kit & entry fees paid by the Club.
MULTI SPORTS – The club run a series of Duathlons during the Winter & Summer – juniors are welcome to compete in these events. Junior Aquathon and possibly a Fun Kids Triathlon.
SWIMMING – Saturdays (Term time) 5pm – 6pm. There is a coached junior lane at Dover Leisure Centre any juniors attending must be ASA level 5 or higher. Juniors must also be accompanied by a parent/adult who may swim or wait for the duration of the session in the gallery
CYCLING – Currently we do not offer any coached cycling sessions. However juniors are encouraged and very welcome at the following clubs:
Thanet RC – GO/Ride – Contact: Colin Robinson and or see the information on their website www.thanetrcgoride.co.uk
VC Deal – Meet at Fowlmead in the late autumn/winter and early spring on Saturday mornings 1030 -1200 & during late spring, summer months Friday evening at 6.30-8pm www.vcdeal.co.uk/vcdeal
Both of these clubs are suitable for children between the ages of 5 – 16 years.
Any further information required then please contact Lorraine Lyons.
Keep an eye on the website for up to date details of training sessions, races and news (www.dealtri.co.uk)
Long term member and all round good guy, Phill Mallery is in an ongoing battle with Myeloma Bone Marrow Cancer. He is undertaking trails of a new drug, please show your support by donating to Phill's chosen charity MacMillan Cancer Care.
|Deal Half Marathon 2013||10 Feb 13|
|Dinosaur 10 Km Run Race 2013||21 Jul 13|
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|Inter Club Relay 2||28 May 13|
|Committee Meeting June 2013||10 Jun 13|
|Inter Club Relay 3||11 Jun 13|
|The 16th Saxon Shore Relay||15 Jun 13|