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Taking the plunge Part II – Olga Kulyna

Earlier this month we heard from Olga about her inspiration for doing triathlon and why she’d decided to sign up for her first ever triathlon (you can read the article here). And so, along with nearly 20 other intrepid WITC’ers, … Continue reading

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Taking the plunge – Olga Kulyna

With the biggest triathlon event of the season for WITC just over a week away (in Nieporet), first time triathlete Olga Kulyna from Ukraine talks about what inspired her to make the transition from running to triathlon. —- Taking the … Continue reading

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WITC at the early-season triathlons 2014

This year the number of triathlons in Poland has exploded and as a result we’ve had WITC’ers travel the length and breadth of the country to participate in competitions. We take a quick look back on three of the first … Continue reading

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10 Triathlon Afterthoughts – By Martin Pape

With the triathlon season now in full swing, Martin Pape looks back on his first triathlon in Sierakow and passes on a few thoughts he had after the race. Please note this article contains opinions and views which are solely … Continue reading

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WITC at the Accreo Ekiden Relay Marathon, 2014

WITC at the Accreo Ekiden Relay Marathon, Kepa Potocka, May 2014 This year was the 3rd year in a row that WITC took part in this popular relay event, and this time we had a record 4 (FOUR) teams registered! … Continue reading

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Triathlon checklist

Triathlon checklist – by Alan Parsons Are you doing your first triathlon this year and wondered what you need to bring with you? While getting ready for your first tri can be stressful and confusing at times, it doesn’t need … Continue reading

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WITC Pre-season Training Camp, Crete 2014

WITC Inaugural Pre-season Training Camp, Agia Galini, Crete, April 2014 18 people, 7 nationalities, one island and one club! WITC held its inaugural training camp in Crete this year and it was a huge success. The idea was the brainchild … Continue reading

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WITC at the Warsaw Half Marathon, 2014

After last year’s long winter and the half marathon being held in freezing conditions of around -9, only the most ardent cross-country skiing fan was complaining this year as Warsaw, and Poland in general, experienced its mildest winter in years. … Continue reading

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WITC at Bieg na Szczyt 2014

WITC at Bieg na Szczyt, 15th March 2014 On Saturday 15th March WITC reached new heights as it took on a somewhat unusual event – the Bieg na Szczyt tower run at Rondo 1, Warsaw. Participants had to run up … Continue reading

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The mental and physical battle of running a marathon – By Mark Mulrainey

In the latest of WITC’s special member articles, our very own party animal and regular marathon runner Mark Mulrainey gives us an insight into just what goes through his head on marathon day: ————————————————————————— The emotional and physical journey you … Continue reading

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