All ages from Isle of Wight Triathlon Club take on Hever Castle Triathlon, with some great results (photos)

Hever Caste Triathalon

The coaching team couldn’t have wanted better results and paid testament to the triathletes' dedication to their coaching over a hard year

Tuesday, 20th October, 2020 8:32am

By Julie Van der Helstraete

Wight Tri athlete takes on Hever Castle Olympic Distance Triathlon

Adrian heng with his bicycle

Liz shares this latest update with details of Adrian Heng's efforts at the Hever Castle Olympic Distance Triathlon, as well as his daughter's fantastic performance in the one mile swim event

Tuesday, 13th October, 2020 10:42am

By Liz Dunlop

Sam’s epic triathlon challenge completed in just 15 hours: Can you help him reach £10k target?

Sam Blanchard by Patrick Condy

What a mammoth effort from Sam Blanchard, who swam 9km in the sea against the wind, then cycled 96km around the Isle of Wight and ran a marathon all in 15 hours. Here's why

Monday, 31st August, 2020 9:21am

By Sally Perry

Sam’s TRIsle of Wight 24-hour challenge to raise awareness of ‘cruel condition’ impacting his Dad’s life

Mark and Sam Blanchard

Raising money and awareness of Progressive Supra Nuclear Palsy, Sam is swimming 8km, cycling 100km and then running 42km - all in 24 hours

Wednesday, 26th August, 2020 1:05pm

By Sally Perry

All set for the annual Solent Swim fundraiser

solent swimmers 2018

Around 30 people will swim 1.3 miles from Hurst Castle, near Lymington, to Colwell Bay, escorted by a fleet of kayaks and safety boats. If you can, please show your support

Tuesday, 18th August, 2020 9:06am

By Sue Lupton with 4 readers' comments

Isle of Wight council swimming pools reopen to competent swimmers for booked sessions

swimmers in swimming lanes by gcwest

The Covid-19 secure measures that have been put in place have been tried and tested over the past few weeks with swimming clubs

Friday, 14th August, 2020 1:24pm

By IW Council Press Office

Pier to Pier Swim has been cancelled for 2020

pier to pier swim - clasire speight

Organisers say they could not confidently hold the event and fulfill their social responsibilities

Wednesday, 3rd June, 2020 8:35am

By Bob Cooper

Isle of Wight Marlins award their Most Improved Swimmer of 2019

roz sheward on the right

Congratulations to Fiona for picking up the most improved swimmer award

Friday, 3rd January, 2020 12:40pm

By Bob Cooper

Isle of Wight ‘Swim Safe’ project benefits well over 1,000 children

Robin Emsworth presents excellence awards to Colin and Helen Wilkinson.

The success of the Swim Safe project was just one initiative highlighted at the RNLI's Isle of Wight AGM last week

Monday, 28th October, 2019 8:08am

By George Chastney

Wight Tri atheletes represent Team GB in Switzerland

wight tri - Stuart Dyer

Two Wight Tri members represented Tema GB at the ITU Age Group World Standard Distance Triathlon Championships, in Lake Geneva, Lausanne, Switzerland.

Tuesday, 3rd September, 2019 8:31am

By Liz Dunlop

Here’s how you can support those pedalling the swans from Ryde to Southsea (and back)

two men pulling a pedalo out of water

Two teams will be attempting to pedal two pedalo swans from Ryde to Southsea, and back. We're sure they'd welcome cheers of support as they leave and return.

Thursday, 29th August, 2019 6:55pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Wight Tri member takes on London Triathlon for the fifth time

Jack elton-waters cycling

Great effort from Wight Tri member, Jack Elton-Walters when he took part in the London Triathlon for the fifth time.

Thursday, 22nd August, 2019 8:59am

By Liz Dunlop