Lifeguard Challenge

Monday 19th September, 2011. 6.30pm

This gruelling endurance event is open to members who think they’re brave enough. Starting from the Lifeguard hut at Gylly, it involves an off road dash to Maenporth (3K), a board paddle to Swanpool (2K) and finishes with a swim back to Gylly (1K).

Iroman UK

31st July 2011.

The race starts from Bolton. Allan Reid and Matt Stone are competing fpr the club.

Race Distance – 140.6 miles inc 2.4mile swim, 112 mile bike and 26.2 mile run

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Endless Summer Swim

The ‘Gyllyngvase SLSC Endless Summer Swim’ is held on the final Sunday of the Lifeguard season in September, based at Gyllyngvase Beach. The course is roughly 800m’s (3 Buoys) for adults and 500m’s (1 Buoy) for nippers.

Each entrant is required to raise a minimum of £5 sponsorship to take part. It’s been a fantastic event for the past 3 years and the club looks forward to seeing you there in 2011!

Prizes: 1st placed adult, master (30+), junior (13-17) and nipper win a unique trophy and a one year membership to Gyllyngvase Surf Life Saving Club. Also prizes for the runners-up, the first Gylly SLSC members in each age catergory and the highest fund-raiser.

Endless Summer 2011 Application Form

Endless Summer Poster

Truro Half Marathon

September 18th 2011, 10am.

Grand Prix race.

Perranporth Triathlon

September 18th 2011, 9am

800m – 1000m surf swim from a mass start on Perranporth beach
35k cycle on the hills around Perranporth
7.5k run along some spectacular beach shoreline and cliff scenery

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Padstow Triathlon

Sunday 11th September 2011, 7.40am.

£30 Sprint. 750m / 26km / 5km.
£40 Standard 1.5km / 40km / 10km

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Treggy 7

September 4th 2011, 10am.

7 mile race near Launceston.

Indian Queens Half Marathon

August 7th 2011, 10am.

Grand Pix race. The course is nice and flat for Cornwall – perfect for PB’s.

Magnificent 7

July 17th 2011, 10am.

7 mile road race near Saltash.

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Plymouth Triathlon

July 17th 2011, 10am.

1.5km open water swim, the fast but challenging 40km bike and the gruelling 10k including the steep Murder Hill.

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