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COLT Christmas Party


The annual COLT Christmas do takes place on 16th December at Vale of Lune Rugby Club. As usual, the event will be the occasion in which we present the prestigious annual club awards including: Top male and female performance; The President’s Big Banana award; Stabiliser award; COLT Supporter award If you have a suggestion for […]

COLTs Making History

Then Club Captain, Richard Mason in Kona, 2011

Next year will mark 10 years of COLT triathlon. Over those years COLTs have been represented at the highest levels of the sport and these achievements have now been published on the COLT website. There are three separate pages: COLTs in Kona honours all COLTs who have represented the club on the Big Island. Age […]

Heysham Thursday Swims Moved to 3-1-5


Due to maintenance and refurbishment at Heysham Pool owing to the transfer of ownership of the facility, COLT’s Thursday night swim sessions have been moved to 3-1-5 Health Club on Wednesday nights from 8:30 to 9:30pm. The sessions will not be coached by Ronnie but will be staffed by a combination of Chris Wild, Jenny […]

New Bike Box Booking System


COLT have 5 bike boxes available for members to borrow free of charge. These can now be booked online via the website by clicking on the Equipment Booking tab on the menu. There are some simple terms and conditions to comply with, in particular, the responsibility of the member to return the box on the […]

COLT on Social Media


In case you weren’t aware, COLT have a number of social media accounts. We have now linked the website to some of these accounts so that whenever a news item gets posted on the website it will be shared automatically via social media, hopefully driving traffic to the website and enhancing communication between club and […]

A COLT World Champion!

Beau with his gold medal - picture courtesy Rob Cassidy

This morning former COLT, Beau Smith, won gold in the 20-24 Age Group in the ITU World Championships in Rotterdam. His winning time 0f 1:53:35 gave him a margin of over 2 minutes over the second placed athlete. Fantastic effort Beau! His time was also good enough for the overall Age Group world title. Beau now […]