Photo: Exmoor Triathlon Club – Slateman 2016 

Welcome to Exmoor Triathlon Club!

Whatever your experience or ability you will be welcome at Exmoor Triathlon Club.
Exmoor Triathlon Club has been established by passionate local triathletes to:
Encourage the uptake of triathlon sports in the area;
Provide high-quality training & racing opportunities for members;
Support athletes of all levels develop their fitness and achieve their goals;
Provide a friendly community base; &
Enhance enjoyment of the sport and the local area.
Training sessions:
(To be expanded on and developed in response to the requirements of club members)
Initially, the following sessions will be on offer:
Monday 18:15 Coached Running with Graham Collins (free of charge)
Tuesday 19:00-20:00 Access to Quantock Lodge Pool with coaching                  Friday 19:00 – 20:00 (tbc: £7 per session or £30 for 6 week consecutive block)
Wednesday evening bike rides with Minehead Cycling Club
Sunday rides with Minehead Cycling Club
Extra Benefits currently include:
10% discount on Karina Collins sports physio
10% discount at Beach Hotel  (coffee shop, restaurant, and bar)
Porlock Toll Road pass
Discounts on bike maintenance courses, bike skills (both on and off road) by Exmoor Guiding
Access to club kit store (sponsored by Xman Events) note: pre-orders will be taken and kit issued quarterly)
Membership with Minehead Cycling Club
Exmoor Triathlon Club annual Membership Fees = £25
Please contact the club for account details.

The club caters for all abilities and experience levels and invites anyone who may be interested in joining to get in touch via Facebook to find out more.

Club T&C's

Exmoor Triathlon Club annual Membership Fees = £25

Club Rules

These rules may be amended from time to time at the discretion of the committee. All changes will be publicised to members

Serious disregard or breaches of these rules reported to the committee may result in the offending member being expelled from the club. The Club’s disciplinary procedure will be applied.

GENERAL

1) Members agree not to bring the Club into disrepute 2) Members agree upon and have signed a Code of Conduct 3) Members must abide by the rules and articles of British Triathlon

TRAINING (CLUB ORGANISED ACTIVITIES)

Swimming

1) The local swimming pool rules must be adhered to 2) Members must not enter water until appropriate number of lifeguards is in place for all swim sessions 3) In open water members must make themselves aware of all specific dangers relating to the chosen location. 4) Members must take their own appropriate safety precautions, and ensure reasonable safety cover is in place 5) Members must not swim in prohibited areas

Cycling

1) Helmets must be worn 2) Cyclists must obey the Highway Code 3) Cyclists must be courteous to other road users.

Running

1) Members must have due regard for pedestrians and other legitimate users of foot paths, roads and bridleways and any other users of the land especially farmers

COMPETITION

1) Members must obey all rules relating to the event they are competing in and compete in a sportsman- like manner

CLUB PROMOTIONS

1) Members are welcome to compete in events organised by the Club but must provide a replacement volunteer.

CODE OF CONDUCT FOR CLUB MEMBERS

Exmoor Triathlon Club is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all its members. The club believes that it is important that members, coaches, administrators and parents associated with the club should, at all times, show respect and understanding for the safety and welfare of others. Therefore, members are encouraged to be open at all times and to share any concerns or complaints that they may have about any aspect of the club with the Club Welfare Officer. As a member of Exmoor Triathlon Club you are expected to abide by the following member’s Code of Conduct. 1) All members must play within the rules and respect officials and their decisions. 2) All members must respect the rights, dignity and worth of all participants regardless of gender, ability, cultural background or religion. 3) Members must support and encourage good practice and correct actions at all times 4) Members must pay any fees for training or events before taking part. 5) Members and their supporters should not smoke at club venues or whilst representing the club at competitions. 6) Members and their supporters are not allowed to consume non medication drugs of any kind at club venues or whilst representing the club and shall not consume alcohol to excess.