All News for 2015

16 Oct

2016 Event Entries Opening 1st November

Online entries for our 2016 events will open on 1st November 2015. Entry is easy and secure; simply go to the events page and click the "Enter Online" button.

31 Jul

Open Water Swimming Season is Over

Our Thursday evening open water swim sessions at the QE2 lake have now finished for 2015 - please remember that our swim sessions were only possible thanks to the kind permission of the County Council, and that swimming is NOT allowed in the lake at any other time.

29 Jul

QE2 Sprint Triathlon Results Confirmed

The results of a great day's racing at the QE2 Sprint Triathlon 2015 are now finalised on the event page.

We'd like to congratulate everyone who competed, and thank the many people who made the race possible - our fantastic team of volunteers, Woodhorn Museum, and everyone who supported and contributed to the event. Thank you!

4 May

Open Wated Swimming Begins on Thursday!

VO2 Max Racing Events have secured open water swimming at the QE2 lake, Woodhorn, on Thursday evenings from 18:00 to 20:00, commencing 7th May 2015.

All swimmers must pre-register on line. All records, in future, will be kept in electronic format and no paper copies will be held on site. You can pre-register now online at Active.com. If you need to update your personal information/details, you can do this anytime by accessing your Active account.

Full details of the swim sessions can be found on the Swimming page.

30 Mar

New Open Water Swim Registration Process for 2015 - Open Now

Pre-registration for our Open Water swimming sessions at the QE2 lake is now open online at Active.com. All swimmers must pre-register online - we will no longer be keeping paper copies of registation forms on site.

Open Water training starts on Thursday 7th May 2015 - sign in is from 18:00 at the VO2 desk, there'll be a safety briefing at 18:25 and swimming is from 18:30 to 19:45. We hope to see you there!

12 Feb

Free February - Friends Go Free

Free February continues with another great offer! ‘Friends go Free’.

You can enter any one of events as a relay team for the price of an individual, so your friends go free!

For February only, register as normal but when you get to the checkout, simply enter the discount code FGFQE2 if you want to enter the QE2 triathlon or FGFNORTH for the Northumberland Triathlon.

Keep liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter because you’re nearly there! When we hit 750 likes or 750 followers we are giving away 2 free entries. Don’t miss out and keep a look out for more ‘Free February’ offers.

At VO2 Max Racing Events, we are committed to improving the quality of single and multisport events in the North East region. Our focus is firmly on the competitor and straightforward, well organised, good quality races are our trademark. We cater for people of all abilities, young and old, through training to competition and we want you all to have a fantastic experience.

Related Events: Northumberland Triathlon 2015, QE2 Sprint Triathlon 2015
9 Feb

Free February

In February we are offering you the chance to win a ‘Free Entry’ into one of our events of your choice. You can enter as an Individual or in a Relay Team with friends. It’s entirely up to you.

All you need to do is Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and share / retweet our posts. It’s as simple as that! Go on give it a go there’s no catch, it will cost you nothing and you may end up racing in the QE2 or Northumberland Triathlon this season for free.

When we hit 750 likes or 750 followers we'll give 2 free entries away for either the Northumberland or QE2 Triathlon. You can decide on which event and if you want to enter as an individual or in a relay team, that’s fine as well. (Friends go free too in a relay team).

Winners will be selected at random from our list of Twitter followers. Don’t worry if you are already sorted this season, we’ll give you a credit for 2016. Good Luck! 

At VO2 Max Racing Events, we are committed to improving the quality of single- and multi-sport events in the North East region. Our focus is firmly on the competitor and straightforward, well organised, good quality races are our trademark. We cater for people of all abilities, young and old, through training to competition and we want you all to have a fantastic experience.

Related Events: Northumberland Triathlon 2015, QE2 Sprint Triathlon 2015