Trophies for juniors at Birmingham University

Triathlon Anja Wyatt'August 4 2011
Triathlon Anja Wyatt'August 4 2011

ON Saturday seven Junior members of Rugby Triathlon Club competed at the Paul Weston Memorial Triathlon held at Birmingham University.

The junior triathlon, which all takes place within the grounds of the university, was well attended and two of Rugby’s Juniors were trophy winners.

Anja Wyatt, 8, who is Tri Start category, achieved 2nd place girl, by completing the course of 50m swim, 1.5k bike and 0.6k run in 13-02. Anja has only recently joined Rugby Triathlon Club is a budding triathlete.

Aiden McGuirk, who competes in Tri Star 2, completed his race of 200m swim, 6km bike and 1.8km run in 24-37 and achieved 3rd male.

Also competing were Holly Glover who completed the Tri Star 1 course – 150m swim, 4km bike & 1.2km run in 24-53. Joe Childs completed the Tri star 2 course in 25-35.

Katie Clements, Niamh Emery and Emily Childs all compete at Tri Star 3 level- 300m swim, 8km bike & 2.4km run – results were Katie 38-09. Niamh 42-31 and Emily 48-33.

Juniors train each week on a Sunday afternoon at Rugby School. If you are interested visit