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BTC shine in the Balearics!


Beccles Triathlon Club were out in force at the end of the race season to compete in 3 events spread across 3 weeks in the Balearics.

First up in Mallorca at Challenge Paguera 70.3 it was a mix of individual and relay teams who started a successful 3 weeks of racing by the club. Suzy Knights and Pete Burwood took on the full 70.3 with Danny Sayer, Nick Esser, Shaun Crowley and Terry Garrity making up the swim, bike and bike, run elements of their respective relay teams. Danny and Nick along with Terry's daughter Katie earned a podium for their efforts finishing 2nd place in the mixed relay category.

As a warm up Shaun and Terry then headed to Ibiza to take part in the European Multisport Championships where they were joined by other members of the club who were all representing Great Britain in their respective age groups over different multisport disciplines. Karle Howard started things off in the cross duathlon, in his first appearance racing for GB. A day later it was the turn of the Brian Tate, Vicki Grice and Marcus Nichols, taking part in the aquathlon. Then a few days later Shaun and Terry (his first GB appearance also) took part in the 70.3 triathlon.