Races

Olympic Distance Club Champs

  Wow, what a morning. Ive competed on numerous occasions at Rutland Water, but never have I seen it as beautiful as it was last Saturday. This was the stage for the Dambuster and from an ELT perspective the club champs at Olympic Distance. A good turnout to with some Read more…

By Simon Laver, ago
Races

Dragonslayer 2017 Review

A cold and windy day greeted DS2017, a far cry from the sundrenched 2016 version. Still, 100+ hardy competitors tackled the fast undulating tarmac that makes up the 1 mile circuit adjacent to the Velopark for round 5 of the 2017 London League. There were a fair amount of hands in Read more…

By Simon Laver, ago
Races

ELT host Junior Duathlon at the VeloPark

A great turn out last week on a blustery and very cold Sunday and the VeloPark. It was amazing to see that these unwelcome conditions didn’t put off the next generation of duathletes who raced their socks off around the mile circuit in East London. ELT hosted the race alongside English Triathlon representatives, with Read more…

By Simon Laver, ago
News

Welcome to 2017

Hi all, sorry for my tardiness, given its nearly feb already, but welcome back to a new year in triathlon. We’ve got a great new Grand Prix Series so have a look and get entering to make the most of your new year training. We’re paying special attention to the Read more…

By Simon Laver, ago
News

ELT to team with Triathlon England again

ELT are again teaming up with Triathlon England, to host yet another magnificent day of sport at the iconic Velopark, this time on the same day as the Womens Triathlon in Rio.   On Sat 20th August, there will be multiple beginners duathlons featuring realistc and achievable distances of 600m run, 3km cycle, 600m run. Read more…

By Simon Laver, ago
Races

Dragon Scorcher

  The heat was turned right up to 27 degrees yesterday when ELT hosted their Annual Duathlon Event at the Olympic VeloPark. The Dragonslayer attracted 120 + duathletes spread over two waves, who tackled the fast and technical course under the brightest of blue skies with little or no wind to cool their efforts. Congratulations to all Read more…

By Simon Laver, ago
News

Dragonslayer 2016 – Only two weeks to go

2016 Dragonslayer Duathlon on May 8th With over 100 entries sold, athletes will soon converge on the velopark in Stratford for the 2016 Dragonslayer Duathlon, hosted by East London Triathletes with great support from Truestart. Part of the London League Series 2016, the Dragonslayer course has it all, with undulating terrain, Read more…

By Simon Laver, ago
News

Dragonslayer – only 2 months to go

On 8th May 2016, athletes will once again tackle the Dragonslayer Duathlon at the Velopark in Stratford. The event is a great test for experienced competitors and a great introduction for beginners. There’s nothing to stop you joining in!! More information can be found here: http://elt.london/dragonslayer/ Entries are open here: http://www.triathlonengland.org/take-part/events/detail/VeloPark-ELT-DragonSlayer-3m—15m—2m-Duathlon_6278 Part Read more…

By Simon Laver, ago
News

Winter Warmer Duathlon 21st Feb 2016

A mild but blustery Velopark saw 61 duathletes compete against each other but also 20-30 mph gusts this morning in the second of the 2016 British Triathlon series of Duathlons at this iconic venue. This series is hosted by different London league clubs over the course of the year and is Read more…

By Simon Laver, ago