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Fancy guiding me through the Windrush Aquathlon, 25 June?
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For those who don’t know me I’m  blind and use guides for runs, swims, triathlons etc.  I am entered for the Aquathlon and let’s just say a vacancy has arisen to be my guide.  If you are interested…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by paul Jun 6.

British cycling para hub, Herne Hill – Volunteer tandem pilots and help required
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Apologies  for Another cheeky self-interested appeal!!  For some reason London was the only region without a British Cycling disabled hub however this has now been remedied with monthly Sunday…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tony May 6.

Guide running workshop
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Having a running guide is fantastic, it is really the only way for the blind/VI to access outdoor running and take part in events like Parkruns. As well as the immediate health and sporting benefits…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Haren Thillainathan Apr 4.

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Haren Thillainathan replied to Tony's discussion Overdue Race Report - Portsmouth Tri - Haren Thillainathan
"Thank you Tony if I'd known being a member of Windrush came with reporting obligations I might have thought twice about joining!  Anyway yes I completed Portsmouth on Sunday.  Since the aforementioned Crystal Palace I realised being…"
Sep 13
Haren Thillainathan replied to Ben Hudson's discussion Cross Country is back!
"I am keen to do some XC as part of my winter toughening up, on the basis that  competitiveness won't be everything I'm in too !  Have already sounded out guides mad enough to want to come round with me"
Sep 11
Haren Thillainathan commented on Becky G's event 'Sussex Triathlon - Standard Club Champs'
"Finally had my entry for the standard processed, looking forward to it"
Sep 11
Haren Thillainathan replied to Lloyd Collier's discussion Kalmar brief report
"Cracking effort Lloyd well impressed you're already setting the benchmark for the next IM! and straight back into training this week, no stopping you!"
Aug 21
Haren Thillainathan replied to Esther Stoakes's discussion Eastbourne/Seven Sisters trail run and swim this weekend
"Esther similarly I can't make tomorrow but would be interested if there is another trip at least for the swim.  I'm also looking for some accessible sea swim experience so will be interested to hear how you get on with the sea…"
Jul 7
Haren Thillainathan replied to David Synott's discussion Aquathlon 2017 - congratulations
"I'd echo all the above compliments to Rory and all the fantastic volunteers.  Superbly organised and executed.  Thanks to Rory for accommodating my entry fairly seamlessy into the event.  Suspect the 12 v 10 lengths debate will…"
Jun 26
paul replied to Haren Thillainathan's discussion Fancy guiding me through the Windrush Aquathlon, 25 June?
"Currently volunteering on the day but happy to be considered in reserve, although that swim split might be a challenge."
Jun 6
Charles Barclay left a comment for Haren Thillainathan
"Hi Haren, no problem re guiding. Yes we should probably have a practice. Would you be able to latish on Sat June 10 afternoon, say 5pm at the lido? We could do a few laps of the lido and then run round the park. Let me know if this suits. I am away…"
Jun 5
Charles Barclay replied to Haren Thillainathan's discussion Fancy guiding me through the Windrush Aquathlon, 25 June?
"I was due to do a work thing this Sunday but that has now been cancelled, so I would be happy to guide you during the Windrush Aquathlon Haren."
Jun 5
Tony replied to Haren Thillainathan's discussion Fancy guiding me through the Windrush Aquathlon, 25 June?
"Bump - just to add to this Guiding is challenging but very rewarding - the most difficult parts are open water swimming and cycling....and luckily the Aquathlon involved neither of those challenges. What I hope is that we can build up a team of…"
Jun 5
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Fancy guiding me through the Windrush Aquathlon, 25 June?

For those who don’t know me I’m  blind and use guides for runs, swims, triathlons etc.  I am entered for the Aquathlon and let’s just say a vacancy has arisen to be my guide.  If you are interested I’ve tried  to set out what might be involved guiding me as follows  Swim This mainly requires swimming alongside me in the lido and nudging or tapping me if I veer off line or am about to hit the end neither are likely and I might also have tappers at each end   I would  square off at the end of…See More
Jun 1
Haren Thillainathan replied to Becky G's discussion ***2017 England Athletics subs due***
"Done and done I believe, thanks Becky"
May 26
Haren Thillainathan replied to Becky G's discussion ***2017 England Athletics subs due***
"Thanks Becky, much obliged"
May 25
Haren Thillainathan replied to Becky G's discussion ***2017 England Athletics subs due***
"Hi Becky I don't seem to be having any joy with the link for the new memvers form, is is just meor is it broken again?"
May 25
Haren Thillainathan replied to Hayley Down's discussion Capital Tri - The Fix Splash #1 - Sunday 21 May
"It would be easier for me to jump up on the tube from Tooting and meet anyone at Finsbury Park.  As Tony nmentions I do have a blue badge which I'm also happy to bring along.   Glad I'm not the only one thinking this is…"
May 17
Tony replied to Haren Thillainathan's discussion British cycling para hub, Herne Hill – Volunteer tandem pilots and help required
"So according to Rob they now have enough volunteer pilots - you'd be welcome to come down and watch though if interested tomorrow at 11 at the Velodrome They do have other sessions planned though so if you are interested drop him an email and…"
May 6

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Complete beginner
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Swimming, Weekend bike rides, Run sessions
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At 17:59 on June 5, 2017, Charles Barclay said…

Hi Haren, no problem re guiding. Yes we should probably have a practice. Would you be able to latish on Sat June 10 afternoon, say 5pm at the lido? We could do a few laps of the lido and then run round the park. Let me know if this suits. I am away the following weekend but could do a week day evening or early morning f this Sat doesn't work. Best, Charles

 
 
 

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