A Word About Volunteers

There are a variety of amateur sporting events that happen every year in our community. Some are big, and some are small.  Some take months to plan and organize, and some happen spur of the moment. They all have one thing in common. They rely on volunteers to be successful. Volunteering is a fundamental component of everyone’s enjoyment of amateur sports. Without volunteers there would be no kids soccer or hockey, no  running or triathlon events, and no Olympic Games. …

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Mike and Eileen at the start of the HTO 3km swim at Thetis lake

More Racing! More Wins!

The summer of 2013 is proving to be a busy one for Human Powered Racing. This past weekend saw Human Powered Racing athletes racing once again both in Vancouver and on the Island…..

July 22nd Wrap Up

Yet another busy weekend of racing for Human Powered Racing. This past weekend 6 athletes (and coach) made the trek down to Lake Stevens, Washington for a fantastic 70.3 event.  Adrian Walton, Heather Whittall, Brian Strilesky, Chad Dalrymple and Jodi Mucha all put in fantastic efforts with Adrian pulling off a podium finish in the men’s 40-44 age category and earning a trip the World Championship in Vegas. Also not to be missed was the down to the wire battle …

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Pam and Adrian at the top of Hurricane Ridge on Canada Day Ride 2013

July 1st Wrap Up

This past weekend was a big one for Human Powered Racing. A big ride on Saturday (Rocky Point Gillespie Route with 4 X 10min Tempo/ 10min recovery) for most of the team, followed by the hosting of the Triathlon of Compassion on Sunday meant a lot of busy athletes as both racers and volunteers. At the Triathlon of Compassion we had our very own xxx xxxxxx taking out the win by a very narrow margin over Carla Rhodes with Human …

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Open Water Swimming

Interested in a great open water swim group? Join Human Powered Racing at Thetis Lake this summer for 3 coached workouts a week….

Parksville 180 shot of team riding together in 2013

Team Work

How does the power of a team benefit the athlete of an individual sport like triathlon. The Parksville ride is an annual reminder…