DRC Tri Programmes & Events

DRC Tri Team have an active Summer schedule. There is plenty of choice for all our members to participate in coached sessions, group training, social activities and, of course, the variety of races, including our own Berkeley Sprint Triathlon.

Upcoming events

Bike Training Session – Social Ride
Dursley to Westonbirt (inc. TT route)

Monday 2nd May – 9:00am from Sainsbury’s (or 9:40am from Westonbirt School’s main entrance)
Opportunity to recce the Westonbirt Sprint bike rout ahead of our planned Time Trial (TT) on 11th May and the Westonbirt Sprint Triathlon on 2nd June.

Bike Training Session – Time Trial
Westonbirt

Wednesday 11th May – Time TBA
Another chance to test yourself ahead of the Westonbirt Sprint Triathlon.

Bike Training Session – Social Ride
Brecon – Titan Bike Route

Saturday 21st May – Time TBA
The first of two social rides on this date (see below for the other).
An opportunity to complete the bike route of the Titan middle distance triathlon, ahead of the race in June.

Bike Training Session – Social Ride
‘Round the block’

Saturday 21st May – Time TBA
Long cycle from Dursley up to Gloucester, heading south on the west side of the Severn, over the Severn bridge, then back up to Dursley.

Transition Training Session – Beginners & Refreshers
Dursley Rugby Club

Thursday 29th May – 19:00 – 20:15
Introduction (or refresher!) of British Triathlon’s transition rules.
Equipment:

  • Bicycle (e)
  • Helmet (e)
  • Trainers (e)
  • Cycling shoes (r)
  • Sunglasses (r)
  • Race belt (r)

(e) – Essential (r) – Recommended
Please let the coaches know you intend to take part via drctriteam@gmail.com.

Race Event – Westonbirt Sprint Triathlon

Saturday 2nd June – 7:30am
This has traditionally been DRC Tri Team’s ‘Home’ triathlon and we hope to see lots of DRC members taking part to make our sea of blue stand out in the crowd.

Bike Training Session – Hill Reps
Rushmire Hill – Wotton-under-Edge

Wednesday 8th June – Time TBA

Race Event – Berkeley Sprint Triathlon

Sunday 24th July – Time TBA
Following the success of DRC’s inaugural triathlon event in 2021, we are hosting another event in Berkeley. We have a new and improved bike route and offer both super-sprint and relay options too. For further details, click here.