• Profile of Alan Bell-the man who disqualified Usain Bolt

    Bernard Johnson, who you might know has a great interest in the history of the Poly has recently passed on some information about one time Poly member Alan Bell.  Alan was Chief Starter of the 2012 Olympic Games, the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Birmingham and he also started the fastest race in history-Usain Bolt’s 9.58 in
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  • Killingworth Aquabike GO TRI – Sunday 19th April

    Killingworth Pool AquaBike 300m swim, 9.5km Cycle Further information is available on the triathlon page

  • The First Poly Aquathlon

    Early on a Sunday morning and I’m having this strange dream-well I think it’s a dream.  I’m swimming in Tynemouth Pool along with a lot of other people all wearing caps and tri suits.  And you know that feeling in a dream when someone’s chasing you?  Yes, I’m definitely being chased, and I look around and
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