DCT News


April 13, 2018 Leave your thoughts

DCT has been the winner of Triathlon Ireland’s prestigious Race of the Year prize five out of the past six years, highlighting that we run one of the best value, friendliest and most fun races you’ll do anywhere this year. The 2018 event will take place on Saturday, September 8 in and around the Phoenix Park – just a short…

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Dublin City Triathlon – A Brief History

August 25, 2017 Leave your thoughts

John Wallnutt, a long-time triathlete, Piranha member and successful DCT race director takes a look back at the storied histories of one of the longest-standing and most popular races on the calendar.   The Early Days The beginnings of Dublin City Triathlon (DCT) can be traced back as far as 1985 when 3 Rock Tri held a race which attracted…

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Leading Triathlete Aileen Backs DCT’s Women-Only Swim Waves

May 7, 2017 Leave your thoughts

By PETER SWEENEY Aileen Flynn is one of Ireland’s leading triathletes and she is currently gearing up for her second Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii in October. But this chartered physiotherapist, who works in the Beacon Hospital, only took up the sport seven years ago after a lifetime playing hockey and the main attraction at the time was the…

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