Winner of the British Triathlon Club of the Year: City of Chester Triathlon Club
City of Chester Triathlon Club won the British Triathlon Club of the Year award. The club was formed in 1994 and over the last 17 years has promoted the sport to athletes at all levels and abilities, driving membership to over 500 members. It caters to all ages and provides a diverse events programme, which includes the 2009 British Triathlon Event of the Year the Deva Diva Triathlon.
A representative from the club reacted to winning the award, saying: "It's great! It's the culmination of a club that has been going for quite a long time now, it's a club that is run for the members, by the members, and it's a great privilege to be a part of that club. It's an expanding club, we have over 500 in it now and this really is great for us."
The Outlaw Triathlon won the British Triathlon Event of the Year award after delivering a long-distance triathlon that focused on providing a high quality, friendly and well-priced event in the well-known multisport hotbed of Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham.
The event has created a unique identity for itself within the triathlon community, which will no doubt go from strength to strength over the coming years.