Tiny Piranhas set to enjoy coaching clinic at Gosling Creek

The Orange Cycle and Triathlon Club is hosting a junior triathlon skills gala afternoon at Gosling Creek on Saturday at 2.30pm.

CLUB POWER: Young Damien Chopping in action on the bike. The club will run a junior training run and skills clinic on Saturday. Photo: JUDE KEOGH

CLUB POWER: Young Damien Chopping in action on the bike. The club will run a junior training run and skills clinic on Saturday. Photo: JUDE KEOGH

Experienced triathlon coach Mel Ashton-Garard will run the skills gala, with the afternoon aimed at kids from the age of four to 23.

The club is running the training session as a lead up to the OCTC’s second annual junior weekend coming up on November 4 and 5.

Coaches from Triathlon NSW will join Ashton-Garard for a weekend of skills and racing, including the NSW ​mixed teams relay ​championships.

Based on last year's numbers the club is expecting upwards of 80 young triathletes from around NSW and ACT.