One of Navy's leading triathletes, Leading Seaman Electronics Technician Joel MacAllister, of HMAS Stirling, was fastest sailor across the line in the Military Division in Ironman New Zealand at Taupo in early March.
Twenty Australian Defence Force members competed at the Huskisson Triathlon recently with the Royal Australian Navy contingent hobbling away with bragging rights.
Leading Seaman Electronics Technician Chad Poland has completed the gruelling Coolangatta Gold triathlon, originally won by Queensland legend Grant Kenny and made famous by the film of the same name.
Two members of the Royal Australian Navy have been selected to represent Australia at the ITU Triathlon World Championships in Cozumel, Mexico, on 11-18 September.
The Australian Defence Triathlon Club was well represented by 46 triathletes among 8,500 competitors in the 32nd running of the Noosa Olympic Triathlon, the world’s second biggest triathlon, in early November.