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OTC Triathletes

Christen McMaster

Christen McMaster

                What inspired you to try a triathlon? I kind of fell into triathlon via a friend. I was doing some spin classes at the gym and running some 10kms (badly) and she talked me into coming

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Ronnie Smart

Ronnie Smart

                What inspired you to try a triathlon? To celebrate his 50th birthday, my brother wanted to do a triathlon. He roped in about 10 of his friends and I reluctantly agreed to enter too. At the

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Adam McCormick

Adam McCormick

                  What inspired you to try a triathlon? I sort of fell into triathlons by accident! I was recovering from a back injury and needed a focus that wasn’t long distance running and just gave triathlon training

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Kevin Morgan

Kevin Morgan

                What inspired you to try a triathlon? Was retiring as a mediocre runner and decided to dabble in triathlon to keep fit. Where and when was your first triathlon? What was the distance? Lisburn Triathlon 1984… started on

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Mark Harvey

Mark Harvey

                  What inspired you to try a triathlon? I always suspected I'd look great in lycra and so it has proved... ‎other lesser reason was that once my glittering football career was cruelly ended by injury two

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Chris Fleming

Chris Fleming

            What inspired you to try a triathlon? I did my first one in 1997 at an Ulster schools event and really enjoyed it. But other sports got in the way so it wasn’t until 2010 when

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Emma Dickson

Emma Dickson

                  What inspired you to try a triathlon? Right place right time ! I was lucky to live in London in 2012 , so got the chance to be a part of the buzz that was around the

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Conor McGandy

Conor McGandy

What inspired you to try a triathlon? In 2012 I had got back into swimming after a long spell out of action by a friend and rekindled the love affair with the sport through a few

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Cathal Quinn

Cathal Quinn

                  What inspired you to try a triathlon? My old swimming coach was always telling me to give it a go (probably because I wasn’t cutting the mustard at the swimming on its’ own, it’s all about

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Neville O’Neill

Neville O’Neill

Software Engineer Age Group 35 – 39 Home Town – Leixlip Co. Kildare Many moons ago I played soccer for my local hometown up until my mid 20s when work and injuries forced me to hang up the

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