Thursday, 16 October 2014

Sprockids Leadership Training Program

To all teachers, recreation directors, volunteers, coaches and mountain bikers!

Thanks to Bicycle Newfoundland & Labrador (BNL) and Terra Nova National Park (Parks Canada), there will be a Sprockids leadership training program on Oct. 25th at Terra Nova National Park.

Through the sport of mountain biking, young people across Canada & around the world, will have the opportunity to develop the skills, values, and strategies that will guide them throughout their lives and enable them to successfully reach their full potential. Sprockids' goal is to help grow the sport of mountain biking in this province and also, help schools start programs for our youth.

If you are currently offer a mountain bike program or are considering starting one in your community or school, you are welcome to take part is this one day workshop and become a Sprockids leader. The cost of the program is $236.25, which includes the workshop and curriculum to support your program.

Please visit the Sprockids website 
to learn more. Any interested individuals can contact Andy Poole for more information and/or reserve your spot.

Wednesday, 8 October 2014


Great article in Saturday's Western Star on Gord Doman bringing home to Corner Brook, the gold from the 2014 TriNL Points Series!!! Congrats to Gord for completing all six NL triathlons & for his commitment to triathlon on the West Coast!! We're looking for a repeat again next year!! See the full article here

Tuesday, 7 October 2014

Points Series Awards Night


TriNL's Points Series Awards Night was held on Friday, September 26 at the Wedgewood Café. A great time was had by all thanks to organizer Amanda Hancock! 

Pictured to the right are (back left clockwise) Felix Marino, Gord Doman, Don Osmond, Will Duggan, Dwan Street, Flora Seymour & Sue Rodgers.

The following awards were presented by Head Coach Christiane Martin:












Two Top Points Awards for the male and female with most overall points based on overall performance at 2014 provincial triathlons presented to Sue Rodgers & Gord Dorman.

Fourteen Top Age Group Points Awards for the male and female in respective age-groups with most points in their respective age-group rankings at 2014 provincial triathlons. The age group winners were:

Top overall female: Sue Rodgers
Top overall male: Gord Domon

AG 0-19 female: Laura Pittman
AG 0-19 male: Felix Marino

AG 20-29 female: Megan Maloney
AG 20-29 male: Will Duggan
 

AG 30-39 female: Dwan Street Rodgers
AG 30-39 male: Pat Collins

AG 40-49 female: Sue Rodgers
AG 40-49 male: Aubrey Saunders

AG 50-59 female: Flora Seymour
AG 50-59 male: Gord Doman

AG 60-69 female: Linda Hensman
AG 60-69 male: Don Osmond

Congrats to all & thanks to Kristy Hynes for the pics!

Monday, 15 September 2014

SplashnDash Mountain Bike Series


You will love these trail ridesNew_Picture_1 along our scenic trails. You will watch the colours change from week to week while enjoying a good workout in a group setting. The rides will vary in length & technical ability progressively throughout the duration of the session. These rides are not races, but coached biking sessions and we have developed a point system rewarding participants with the best attendance and performance in bike handling skills tests. The session winds down with the “gravel road biker” trophy being revealed.You must have a current TriNL membership to participate. Alternating meeting points.

To register, click here
 

Wednesday, 3 September 2014

TriNL Points Series Awards Night


When:  Friday, September 26, 2014 - 7:00 PM
Where: Wedgewood Café, 17 Elizabeth Avenue, St. John's, NL
Whom: Open to all current 2014 TriNL members and their families
What:   Along with a social evening, awards will be presented as follows:
  • Two Top Points Awards for the male and female with most overall points based on overall performance at 2014 provincial triathlons.
  • Fourteen Top Age Group Points Awards for the male and female in respective age-groups with most points in their respective age-group rankings at 2014 provincial triathlons.
Cost: $15/person
Registration: available here