I Tri'd - Athlone Triathlon Club Beginner Triathlon If you are just starting out in triathlon, a pool-based race can be a great option. There is a new race on the calendar this year that caters specifically for beginner and novice triathletes - "I Tri'd" hosted by Athlone Triathlon Club on 5th May. Thanks to the race organisers for sending us the following preview.Are you looking at entering your first triathlon but, a little nervous about open water?Are you a novice triathlete that would like to blow off the cobwebs and test the off season's training?Are you easing yourself back into the sport and looking to test your setup early in the year?Then this event is perfect for you, a triathlon with a 400m indoor pool swim followed by a flat 16km marshalled cycle and finish off with a nice 3km looped run.At Athlone Tri Club we pride ourselves on holding friendly events that really cater for the athletes. This event will be no exception.The event takes place in Coral Leisure Centre Ballinasloe on May 5th (only 15 mins drive from Athlone). Entry is now open through the Triathlon Ireland Race Calendar.