2018 – What a Year!

A recap of an amazing year of training, racing and other fun as part of the 2018 Club of the Year. We welcome new members of all abilities so contact membership@pulsetri.com and we’ll help you get started!

Lough Ramor Triathlon – Dáire McNulty

I decided to write up a report for a local race I completed this year, not national series but Triathlon Ireland were there. Local for me as this race is held by Virginia Triathlon & Cycling Club in Cavan. It was also the location for my first overall win in triathlon. The race itself is […]

IRONMAN Copenhagen 2019 – Jo Lynch

Ironman Copenhagen – the one with the ferret! I wasn’t supposed to do Copenhagen. I had actually signed up for Cork when it was first announced. However after getting drenched at Barcelona last year I questioned whether I really wanted to risk an Ironman in Ireland! I pulled the plug on Ireland a few months […]

Joanna Butler…..her journey to Kona

I love reading Pulser’s stories, race reports and all, it’s like a door to a different world but I never intended to be writing one myself. Yet here I am typing……for me it’s a story about how we evolve, influenced by people we meet and unexpected things that catch imagination. Sometimes it can take you […]

Harbourman Triathlon 2019

As usual, we had big numbers turn out for the Base2Race Harbourman Triathlon in Wicklow last weekend. The race was the National Championships for the standard distance and as expected, the cream of the crop turned up to race. With perfect weather conditions and the promise of ice cream at the finish line, our Pulsers […]

IRONMAN Cork – a race for the ages

What a day. What a race. When it was first mooted that a full IRONMAN would be coming to Ireland, the rumours were that they wanted to make it hard. They wanted another Wales. They wanted Youghal to embrace the race in the way Tenby had. I don’t think anyone could have predicted that the […]

Kona Calling

Congratulations to Pulse member Joanna Butler who punched her ticket to the Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii at the recent Ironman Cork. This was Joanna’s 5th Ironman and she will be the first Pulser to accept her Kona slot. We look forward to watching her line up on Dig Me Beach in Kona on […]

Challenge Samorin – Jo Lynch

Challenge Samorin – The Championship Challenge Samorin is the middle-distance Championship race for the Challenge race brand. It takes place in Slovakia every year and attracts a very strong field of both pro’s and age groupers from around the world. Age groupers must qualify for this race from another Challenge race in the previous 12 […]

Mallorca Training Camp 2019

For the third year in a row we had a crew head off for the sunshine and hills of Mallorca for a week of swim, bike and run with the SunTri training camp. Staying at the Valentin Playa De Muro Resort, each day began with a pool session followed by multiple trips to the breakfast […]

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