June 10, 2018

2018-19 Race Calendar Released!

Your committee has been working hard behind the scenes, and are proud to announce the dates for the 2018-19 season!

This year sees the return of the popular duathlon format in September (a great … Read more

February 14, 2018

Race 7 - Club Championship


Please be advised that Race 7, on Sunday 25th of March, is the Club Championships.

The Long Course race have be an extended distance, compared to the other races of … Read more

November 29, 2017


Did you know that PRO4MANCE Endurance Sports Nutrition are a sponsor of our club? We hand out pro4mance supplements and energy gels at each race & they are amazing and effective! Have you tried … Read more

September 17, 2017

New Club Race Tri Suits "Order Now"

Thanks to major donations from Villawood Properties and OPSM Queen Street Bendigo the price of the Tri suits as listed have been greatly subsidised.

It would be fantastic for our … Read more

September 17, 2017

Race Marshall Roster

2017 – 2018 Villawood Properties Tri Series

            Race Marshals Roster

Race Marshal duties for each race are specified as per the letter beside the race … Read more

February 12, 2017

Villawood Summer Series 2016-17 Race 6

Race 6 of the Villawood Summer Series, also known as Sponsor's Day, saw a great turn out of competitors.  The cool conditions were a welcome relief to the previous day's high temperatures but … Read more

December 14, 2016

Villawood Summer Series 2016-17 Race 4

Thank you to all competitors in the Villawood Series Race 4 for your patience as I know many of you are anxiously waiting on the results.  Well the wait is over and results are now available on … Read more

November 06, 2016

Villawood Summer Series 2016-17 Race 3

After the windy conditions on Saturday it was a relief to everyone that Sunday morning was a lot more settled, even if a little cool to start with.  Most competitors would have warmed up once … Read more

October 16, 2016

Villawood Summer Series 2016-17 Race 2

It was good to finally get the season started following the cancelation of the first race.  Breezy conditions greeted competitors but at least it was dry.  Hopefully we will have good … Read more

September 16, 2016


URGENT NOTICE TO ALL MEMBERS AND THOSE RACING ON SUNDAY:Due to the forecast of further inclement weather over the weekend and the council requesting the club to stay off the grass where we set up … Read more

July 11, 2016

Committee Meeting & Race Day Volunteers

To all committee members, past and present & also any race day volunteers (existing or potential) we're having a meeting on the 24th July, upstairs of Grill'd at 5pm, the meeting focus is to … Read more

May 27, 2016

AGM - Sunday June 5th - National Hotel

Hi All, The Club AGM will be held on Sunday June 5th @ 5:30pm at the National Hotel (in the Crown Room just off the bar).

It's a great opportunity to support the club by becoming a committee member, … Read more

March 17, 2016

Peter Hunt Tribute Ride

This will be a black arm band ride leaving the Sternberg Street round about at 7.15am.

The ride will be to the Eppalock Primary School arriving at approx 8am.

The ride will stop at the school for … Read more

March 14, 2016

Villawood Summer Series 2015-16 Race 7

After setting a record last month for the number of entries in the Super Kids event the kids stepped it up again with 31 entries.  This is the first time that 20 entries has been exceeded.   … Read more

February 22, 2016

March Race Marshall Roster

Hi All,

Please find below March race Marshall Roster. If you cannot attend and you've been named below, please contact Greg Payne on 0429 945343


A … Read more

February 18, 2016

Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids Tryathlon

It was great to see so many kids in the mini's and super mini races on the weekend!

It's a good time to remind parents that the Sanitarium Weet-Bix kids Tryathlon is on March 6th at the QEO.

This … Read more

February 15, 2016

Villawood Summer Series 2015-16 Race 6

Sunday saw the largest fields in all events for this season.  What a great way to celebrate our annual sponsors day!  Hopefully all our sponsors enjoyed themselves.  Maybe a few might … Read more

January 10, 2016

Villawood Summer Series 2015-16 Race 5

Ideal race conditions greated competitors for today's Villawood Series Race 5.  A number of competitors made the most of the conditions and recorded PB's.  Go to the Latest Results page to … Read more

December 11, 2015

Villawood Summer Series 2015-16 Race 4

For all those waiting patiently for your race results the wait is now over.  Results for Race 4 of the Villawood Summer Series are now available.  You can now spend the weekend analysing … Read more

November 23, 2015

Challenge Shepparton Club Member results

We had a fantastic showing at Shepparton last weekend! We had many great times and a heap of members participate over the whole weekend. Shepparton again proved why it is one of the must do races … Read more

November 20, 2015

Clothing order now live

Hi All, the clothing order is now live again - sorry for the mix ups we've had.

You have until the 25th of November to place on order. We are hopeful of delivery mid/late December. At the very … Read more

November 11, 2015

Clothing Order

Hi all, sorry for the confusion but we're having issues from the suppliesr end with the triathlon club clothing order.

We have suspended the order for the time being and we will reopen it later … Read more

November 08, 2015

Villawood Summer Series 2015-16 Race 3

Ideal conditions greeted competitors for the 3rd race of the Villawood 2015-16 Summer series.  A large number of athletes took advantage of the conditions beating their handicap times.  To … Read more

October 22, 2015

Villawood Summer Series 2015-16 Race 2 results

The second race of our 2015-16 season was held on Sunday in what I am told were ideal conditions. The results for the long and short courses are now on the Results tab.  Times for the Super Kids … Read more

September 29, 2015

Road to Kona... with John Flood

I was fortunate enough to have a sit down with ‘Floody’ a few days before he flies out for Hawaii, where we talked all things Ironman. Floody’s Ironman ‘journey’ is a … Read more

September 06, 2015

More winter results

The Half Ironman World Championships were raced on the 30th of August. It's a 1.9km swim, 90km ride & 21.1km run & was held in Austria. With a massive Hill climb mid-way through the bike, it … Read more

August 17, 2015

Road to Kona

The Triathlon club is very excited to have 3 athletes who are heading to the Hawaii Ironman World Championships in October.

For those not up to speed on the Hawaii Ironman, it is a full Ironman … Read more

August 09, 2015

Winter Race Results for Club members

Over winter we've had a few club members brave the temperatures and smash out some races...

Ironman Cairns;

Jay Weston became the latest member of the Ironman club when he completed Ironman Cairns. … Read more

July 28, 2015

Race Calendar for 2015/2016 is now finalised

We have now completed the Race Calendar for the 2015/2016 upcoming season.

You can check out the dates (they are the same weekends as last year) under the Race Calendar tab on the homepage.  … Read more

May 03, 2015

2015 bendigo triathlon club AGM


BENDIGO TRIATHLON CLUBAnnual General MeetingDate: Wed - 27 May 2015  Time: 7.30 pm  Venue: National Hotel  (182 High St Bendigo : Diamond Room – … Read more

May 02, 2015

ironman port mac 2015 results

Here's the times for the club members up at a very wet Port Macquarie yesterday (3/5/15).

Special mention to Russ Tremayne, his 21st ironman and 10th consecutive at Port Macquarie, and to first time … Read more

April 17, 2015

some end of season results

Team Up Tri Melbourne.Sprint 750/20/5.Alex Evans capped a great season by coming 2nd in his age group and 3rd overall in the Team Up Tri series in a time of 65.13.Mini 300/10/2.Amelia Evans also … Read more

March 21, 2015

club members results ironman melbourne

Great results with 6 guys going under 10 hours

Big congratulations to Nathan Meade, Cam Ladd and Brendan Jennings for completing their first ironman.

The male winner, Jeff Symonds is a Canadian, … Read more

March 16, 2015

Villawood Race 7 Results

The Villawood Race 7 results are now available!  

Go to the Race Results> Latest Results page to check them out.

The Aggregate tables and details of all our club champions will be posted … Read more

February 24, 2015

some more results - SA and Tas

Interstate results.West Lakes. South Aust.800/25.2/6   Alex Trantor 1h46.48. 

300/16.8/3 Andrew Trantor 1h10.03, 3rd in age group.Devonport.Tas.750/20/5 Alexander Evans 1h04.20.Good … Read more

February 22, 2015

Aggregates Updated and Corrected Results

The Aggregate tables have now been updated to include all club races this season.  To check out how you are going goto the Results page and click on the link for Aggregates 2014-15 updated after … Read more

February 19, 2015

Villawood Race 6 Results

Thanks everyone for your patience!  The Villawood Race 6 results are now available!  

This was our biggest turn out for the season with equal numbers in the long and short course events. & … Read more

February 18, 2015

horsham, Gatorade, SA and duathlon

News from far and wide.At the  final race of The Rural Series at Horsham,Tom Barkmeyer won his age group and was 2nd overall in 62.00 minutes for the 500/20/5 event.Other age group winners were … Read more

January 26, 2015

volunteer for weet bix tri

Hello there,Our team are looking for volunteers to assist with the 2015 season of the Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathalon Series designed to get kids off the couch and into a sport!The events looking … Read more

January 09, 2015

Triathlon Sunday 11/1 cancelled

Due to the predicted rain overnight and tomorrow morning the Committee have decided to cancel tomorrow's race.

See you all on February 15th Read more

January 05, 2015

Some regional triathlons

Members from the Bendigo Tri club are always good supporters of the 'local' regional triathlons ....

Echuca Triathlon Triathlon 17th January 2015 … Read more

January 01, 2015

Benalla Results

Benalla Tri on 27/12/14. Sprint distance 750/20/5.


Fraser Walsh had a very good victory in very good conditions. His winning time was 57.16.

Age Group winners were Joanne Russell 75.18 and … Read more

December 18, 2014

Villawood Race 4 Results

At last the Villawood Race 4 results are available!  Fortunately there were no serious issues like we experienced in December last year.

It looks like it was a day for some fast times with some … Read more

December 17, 2014

Results from cross country triathlon

Aust Cross Tri Champs.Sat.1500 mt swim 30k mtb 10k run.Leon Griffin 2.11.53 2nd overall; John Flood 2.36.46 2nd in age group; Damien Hughes 2.56.34;  Tim Lovell 3.25.38; Cam Ladd 2.26.46 2nd … Read more

December 08, 2014

Bring a friend and race for free

Janauary Race Only

Members bring a friend and you race for free!!

Not only that but your friend will only pay the member race day fee!!  

         … Read more

December 07, 2014

sunday's results

By the time the race started on Sunday in Bendigo the overnight showers were forgotten, the roads dry and the wind abated a little.  A good field of around 70 participants and with nearly an … Read more

December 03, 2014

Rece 4, recent results and Busso

Off to Busso

6 club members are off to Busso for Ironman Western Australia this Sunday.

Russ Tremayne will be competing in his 20th Ironman, Jac Tremayne her 15th, John Flood his 4th in 2014,  … Read more

November 30, 2014

members dicounts with our club sponsors

Sponsors offering discounts for Bendigo Triathlon Club Members

Pro4mance Sports Nutrition  

Pro4mance Sports Nutrition is a Australian owned, Melbourne manufactured range of sports … Read more

November 21, 2014

Shepp and Ballarat half ironman

Last Sunday saw both the Challenge Shepparton and Ironman Ballarat half Ironman events - wet, cold and very windy best way to describe weather at both locations.

2015 dates announced

Challenge … Read more

November 10, 2014

Villawood Summer Series Aggregate Points

The Aggregate Points following race 3 are now available on the results page.  It's great to see a few new names at the top of the tables.

This is a separate competition over the course of the … Read more

November 10, 2014

Tre-x Cross Country Championships

The Australian Cross-Triathlon Championships and MultiSport Weekend features Crusoe Reservoir for a weekend of Off Road Action at the Australian Cross Triathlon Champs on December 13 and 14th.

There … Read more

November 09, 2014

Villawood Summer Series Race 3 Results

Results for Race 3 of the Villawood Summer Series are now available on the results page.  

The aggregate points table will be posted in the next few days.  For newer members, this is a … Read more

November 09, 2014

Some other results by club members

Yarrawonga Multi Sport Festival 18/19th October

5k Run. 

Alex Evans 19.41 First.

Amelia Evans 25.09 Fourth female.

Aquathon. 2.5k run 1k swim 2.5k run.

Roy Preece 42.57 First in age group. … Read more

October 12, 2014

Carfrae wins at Kona

Miranda Carfrae (Aus) won her third Kona Ironman World Championship on Sunday with a blistering 2.50 Marathon to mow down her rivals - splits 1:00.14; 5.05.48; 2.50.26; 9.00.55.

http://ap.ironman. … Read more

October 12, 2014

Race 2 this weekend

It comes around fast doesn't it!

Yes, race 2 of the 2014/15 season is this Sunday with the weather predicted to be perfect.

Hope to see you there - and to inspire you ........

A few club members … Read more

October 12, 2014

Villawood opens Imagine Strathfieldsaye

Villawood Properties have been the Bendigo Triathlon Club's major sponsor for many years and with the opening of Imagine at Strathfieldsaye on Saturday 11/10/14 it was the club's  turn to help … Read more

September 22, 2014

Villawood 2014-15 Summer Series Race 1 Results

The results for our first race of the Villawood 2014-15 Summer Series are now available on the results page.

Due to a minor issue with the timing system swim splits for 12 Short Course competitors … Read more

September 14, 2014

with the season looming - some results

6 sleeps to go!

Please remember to park over the YMCA side during this years races, and to print off the membership forms ( and bring with you to speed up … Read more

September 13, 2014

Great turn up for Sept duathlon

Nearly 80 participants competed in the off-road duathlon on Semptember 7th.

The race was a joint project of the Bendigo Mountain Bike Club and the Bendigo Triathlon Club and the turn out will … Read more

August 31, 2014

21 days to Race 1 of the 2014/15 season

Only 21 days to go!!The 2014/2015 season kicks off in 21 days and with the days getting longer and the temperature warmer it's starting to feel like the start of the season.


August 06, 2014

Healthy Intelligent Training Seminars

Keith Livingstone, from Bendigo, has put together some endurance training seminars around his book, Healthy Intelligent Training.     Keith had a really positive response to the Auckland … Read more

July 27, 2014

Early bird entries for Tre-X

Entries for the Australian Champs opened Friday 25/7 and there are a number of special entry offers including:   •Enter in the first week and receive 20% Off the already discounted early … Read more

July 21, 2014

July catch up

So time for a brief July update from the triathlon club....

Its' time to bust out the winter gear (yes -2.5 degrees this morning) and ramp up the training as it is only two months until the start of … Read more

July 21, 2014

Duathlon - September 7th

The Triathon club is co-hosting a duathlon with the Bendigo Mountain Bike Club on September 7th @ Crusoe Res. 

Beyond Blue are sponsoring the event.

Long course 3.3km run/16.5km ride, 3.3km … Read more

June 11, 2014

June Club News

Here's a bit of catch up -

At the recent AGM the committee was re-elected for the 2014/15 season - thanks to those people for putting their hands up - however several of the committee indicated that … Read more

May 09, 2014

NEW - Tri Club Caps

Keep your head a little warmer in winter, or the sun off in summer wearing the Tri Club's new cap.


They'll be available at the club's AGM on the 25th May or contact Nick Walsh 0418 509256 or … Read more

May 04, 2014

Port Mac results - and the latest from Leon

Congratulations to the club members who went around at Port Macquarie Ironman yesterday.

Winds have been described at brutal -  tough day at the office!

Times: Jarod Draper  1.03.53; 5.37 … Read more

May 03, 2014

Ballarat 70.3 November 16th

November 16th has just got seriously overcrowded with the Ballarat 70.3 announced today.

The 1.9km swimming leg takes in the 1956 Olympic rowing course of Lake Wendouree, which this year will also … Read more

April 17, 2014

Huez, Bintan, Barmera or Cairns?

It's only 2 weeks to go to Port Mac Ironman and those racing will be having their last big effort this weekend and tapering after that.  Which leads to the question - what are the rest of us … Read more

April 17, 2014

Leon Griffin report from Texas 70.3

Much better news to report from this past weekends race at Ironman Texas 70.3. I was confident I'd put in a solid first couple months work for the year and finally got to bust it out, finishing my … Read more

March 18, 2014

Ironman Melbourne and Port Macquarie

And so what next??   For the following club members the preparation will nearly be done for Melbourne and Port Mac.

The Melbourne Ironman is this weekend and the club has many members … Read more

February 23, 2014

25 Year Celebrations - It's a wrap!

Wow, what a weekend it was!

Over 80 people attended the Club's 25th Year celebration night on Saturday 15th February. During the night it was announced that Kevin Walsh would become the 16th Life … Read more

February 22, 2014

Club members achieve great results

Some Shepparton and Melbourne results

Paul Buncle (79:16) won his age group for the third event in the regional race series event held in Shepp on Sunday - what a great series for Paul after … Read more

February 09, 2014

Geelong 2014 - Brutal or horrible?

Craig 'Crowie' Alexander described conditions as brutal, and Emma Moffat described them as horrible however both won the Geelong half Ironman on Sunday 9-2-14.Local results for the half Ironman Glenn … Read more

February 02, 2014

Fraser Walsh does it again

@Bridgewater tri 2/2/14

Fraser Walsh took out the Brigewater triathlon on Sunday, his second win in a couple of weeks following his success at Echuca in January.  And fellow Bendigo Triathlon … Read more

January 11, 2014

Results from Sunday January 12th

A perfect morning for the triathlon this morning with good numbers through all events both adults and minis.

25 adult new or one day members raced their first race with the club - welcome and hope … Read more

January 05, 2014

Get on board Grill'd

Hi, Great news! The Triathlon club has been nominated to participate in the Grill'd Local Matters donation program at Grill'd Bendigo this month.

Every month, Grill'd donates $500 to local groups … Read more

December 17, 2013

Results - December, Canberra and Busso

December's club results

Unfortunately we had a timing malfunction for the December race and there will not be any times available.  We've tried to resurrect the data that is there but without … Read more

November 30, 2013

Members discounts from club sponsors

OPSM Queen St Bendigo, Craig Mansfield Physiotherapy, Magellan by Navman (fitness watches), and the Peter Krenz Leisure Centre are all offering members discounts on presentation of your membership … Read more

November 30, 2013

25th Year Celebrations - The 'Twilight Series'

The following article was written by Geoff Webb in the July 1992 club newsletter.

The "Twilight Series" was a social event organised by a few members.  Other members had heard about the "Series" … Read more

November 17, 2013

25 year celebrations - Shirley Morgan

Shirley Morgan

Life Member of the Bendigo Triathlon Club (made life member in 1998 along with Trevor Lacy, Marc Nicholson and Geoff Webb), inaugral President of the Bendigo Triathlon Club and a … Read more

November 16, 2013

25th Anniversary Celebrations - Dave Meade

Dave Meade. 

Life Member of the Bendigo Triathlon Club, current committee member, Coordinater (with Troy Cartner - another club life member) the Mini races, the Golden Voice behind … Read more

November 16, 2013

Shepp 2013 Half Ironman results

Here's the results from Sunday (17/11/13) at Shepp.  If I missed anyone please email me at


Jac Tremayne    42.43     2.41.3& … Read more

October 28, 2013

Leon Griffin - 4th at Miami

Here's an update from Leon over in the States -

Hi guys, First race of 3 back to back completed yesterday at Miami 70.3. Legs seemed a little heavy thanks to the IM Cozumel training but a 4th place … Read more

October 19, 2013

Race 2 Results

The results from race two of the 2013/2014 Villawood Properties Bendigo Triathlon Club Summer series are in.

Hope you all enjoyed a great morning this morning.  Fantastic conditions for … Read more

October 11, 2013

25th Year Anniversary - part 2

"Human beings are weird things.  They have a strange ability to forget pain and to later recall it as a 'magnificent achievement'" - 

Part two of our look back at the history of the … Read more

October 11, 2013

Results and Records

What a series of fantastic results over the last week -

Hawaii Ironman at Kona

Miranda Carefree (Aus) won her second Hawaii Ironman on Sunday with a course record time of 8:53.14 (58:50; 4:58.20 … Read more

October 09, 2013

2013/14 season dates

Villawood Properties Summer Series 2013-2014 Our 2nd race of the 2013/2014 season will be on Sunday 20th October, 2013. The full season's dates are:

Race 2 - 20th October

Race 3 - 10 … Read more

September 29, 2013

Leon Griffin's recent results in the USA

Leon reports on his recent outings in the USA

From the 70.3  World Championships from early September:

The much anticipated Ironman 70.3 World Champs were run and won in Las Vegas this past … Read more

September 24, 2013

September 2013 line honours

Sarah Lester and Jamie Huggett take line honours

The first race of the 2013 / 2014 Villawood Properties triathlon series had representatives from the Endrance Team triathlon team from Geelong and … Read more

September 24, 2013

25 Year Celebrations

The Bendigo Triathlon Club celebrates its 25th anniversary this year, and here is the first article of several that will detail some of the history of the club and past feats of some of its  … Read more

September 16, 2013

membership forms for first race

Membership forms and timing chips for 1st race

With our first race approaching, please remember to print the membership form, complete it and bring it to the first race - it will save some time on … Read more

September 15, 2013

Results from London ITU World Championships

Jac Tremayne (Club Coach) and Donna McCallum competed in the World Age group championships in London on Sunday (15/9).

The race was an Olympic distance event of a 1.5km swim, 40km ride and 10km … Read more

August 25, 2013

Leon Griffin wins at Rev3 Maine

Hi Guys,

Pleased to let you know I had my first Win this US campaign, taking the tape at the Rev3 event in Old Orchard Beach, Maine. The Olympic distance format is probably not my preferred … Read more

August 25, 2013

Bendigo Triathlon Club – 25 Years Old

The 2013/14 season will be the 25th year since the club's inaugural race in 1988.

There will be a range of celebrations including a celebration dinner on Saturday, February 15th and past members … Read more

July 31, 2013

Leon Griffin Timberman Aug 2013

Leon Griffin

Leon is a world class Triathlete competing in International events around the Globe. He burst onto the multisport circuit in 2006 when he claimed the ITU World Duathlon Championship … Read more