SATURDAY RUN REMINDER
7am for a longer run
7.30am for a medium/shorter run/walk
FIT members of all levels are welcome at the Saturday run held at a different location each week. The shorter run/walk starts at 7.30am, with a 7am start at the same location for those who want a longer run. New members, including walkers, will be matched to those of similar ability where possible and should attend the 7.30am start. This is a non-coached event. Please join us for our usual long, loud breakfast after the run, which is scheduled from 8.30am.
14 December 2013
MEET AT: Acton Ferry Terminal
RUN: New Parliament House – Follow the bike path across Commonwealth Avenue Bridge along the lake edge by Lennox Gardens, cross Alexandrina Drive and take a right turn on the dirt track just after the underpass. Follow the track around new Parliament House and head north at Kings Avenue, cross the bridge and return along the bike path (8.9km)
EAT AT: Xchange on London, 7 London Circuit, Canberra City
RESULTS -- 2013 FIT Women and Girls Canberra Centenary Triathlon
What a great morning we all had on 1 December at the Black Mountain Peninsula race site -- a cool early morning gave way to a prefect conditions for novices and more experienced athletes and there were lots fo PBs, fun and inspiration all round!! Who ever thought you could do a triathlon?? FIT knew you could - and you did!! Congratulations everyone -- a special thanks to the wonderful WTTP coaches, participants and the WAG-Tri Committee!!
Annual Christmas breakfast 21 December
The annual Christmas breakfast will be held after running on Saturday the 21 December. The meeting place will be behind Questacon at 7.30 for a Magical Mystery Run followed by breakfast - please bring a plate to share. There will be a coffee van on site. Please bring a $5 gift for Secret Santa.
Closure of Girls Grammar School Pool, Deakin
The pool will be closed to all users from Mon 9 Dec 2013 to Fri 3 Jan 2014 to enable maintenance work to be carried out. This means FIT won't be able to swim on:
Mon 9th of Dec
Mon 16th of Dec
Mon 23rd of Dec
Mon 30th of Dec
At this stage, unless the work is delayed, the first night back will be Mon 6th of Jan 2014.
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MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL REMINDER
- If you're not getting the weekly Newsflash or think it's been a while since you paid your membershjp fees -- your membership may have expired.
- FIT relies on its modest membership fees to keep the club going so please make sure you are a financial member at all times.
- You can check the expiry date on your membership card or if you're still unsure send an email with your name to Amanda.
- Membership is available for 1, 2 or 3 years and ends on 30 June.
PLEASE ALSO READ THESE
For those who like to plan their runs (or should that be their breakfasts?) ahead here's the schedule of Saturday runs.
Page updated 9 December 2013