Warringah Triathlon Club is celebrating a win for all Northern Beaches cyclists with a decision to swap proposed speed humps at McCarrs Creek Road at Church Point with a cycle friendly option.
After discovering late last week that work was about to commence to install 12 speed humps along the popular cycle route, our committee swung into action - gaining a copy of the plans, enlisting the help of Manly Warringah Cycle Club and jointly lobbying to ensure cyclists using the area would not be impacted by the proposal.
With the support of Councillor Sarah Grattan, Northern Beaches Council listened to both parties' concerns and made the sensible decision to only use the flat top speed humps similar to those pictured, a great result for all recreational cyclists.
Warringah Tri Club has been successful in receiving $1500 from the recent round of Local Sports Grants!
The grant forms part of our Club Race Upgrade works to improve safety for competitors and reduce barriers to entry. The committee is continuing to work hard behind the scenes on a number of initiatives to:
If you think you can assist in any of the above areas, please reach out to President David Wiles at email@example.com
Race Dates for the 2020-2021 season have been announced, and are as follows:
Aug 9th 2020: Race 1 - Duathlon
Aug 30th 2020: Race 2 - Duathlon
Oct 4th 2020: Race 3 - Duathlon
Nov 22nd 2020: Race 4 - Triathlon
Dec 13th 2020: Race 5 - Triathlon
Jan 10th 2021: Race 6 - Triathlon
Feb 14th 2021: Race 7 - Triathlon
Mar 14th 2021: Race 8 - Triathlon
April 11th 2021: Race 9 - Triathlon
Each race will be subject to current government health orders at the time, including a limit on competitor numbers. Registrations will open late July.
For more information about our races, click here.