Club Event : Nav-e-Sink or Swim

Event: Nav-e-Sink or Swim Distance Festival
Date: June 1st, 2013
Time: Race events start at 8:00am
Location: Victory Park, Rumson, NJ

Just a reminder to our members that June 1st, 2013 is our next major club event, the Nav-e-sink or Swim Distance Festival. This is a great opportunity for you to get an open water swim into your training and workout regiment and test all your pre-season pool work prior to doing your first triathlon for the year. Come out and join the club and earn some more points for the club challenge. In addition this is a great opportunity to throw on your club T-shirt and get some photos for the Presidents Challenge.

See you there!

Intermediate Group Bike Ride

Event: Intermediate Group Bike Ride
Date: Saturday May 11th, 2013  Moved to Sunday May 12th, 2013 due to rain
Time: 9:00am-10:30am
Location: Great Swamp Parking Lot at the end of Whitebridge Road, Gillette, NJ
Contact: centraljerseytriclub@gmail.com

Pace: No Drop B Ride (17-20mph)
Distance: About 24 miles

This ride will be a Intermediate B ride with some moderate hills this Saturday out of the Great Swamp Wildlife Refuge starting about 9:00am. This group ride will be a no drop ride (meaning nobody will be left behind), however you are expected to be able to maintain speed in the range of 17-20mph. Prior to starting the ride we will review how to properly ride in a group, proper traffic signaling and road etiquette.

All participants of group activities must sign the Club Insurance Waiver prior to participating in any club events. You must also have a Helmet, tire change kit, spare inner tube, inflation device and your beverage of choice.

Please RSVP the to club email address to let us know if are attending.

Beginner Group Bike Ride

Event: Beginner Group Bike Ride
Date: Saturday May 11th, 2013  Moved to Sunday May 12th, 2013 due to rain
Time: 8am-9am
Location: Great Swamp Parking Lot at the end of Whitebridge Road, Gillette, NJ
Contact: centraljerseytriclub@gmail.com

Pace: No Drop C Ride (13-17mph)
Distance: About 11 miles
Course: Very flat with a few small hills

If you are new to riding on the roads with traffic, new to riding in a group or new to riding in general this is the ride for you. Hybrid and road bikes are welcome however triathlon bikes will not be allowed.

This ride will be a beginner C ride this Saturday out of the Great Swamp Wildlife Refuge starting at 8:00am. This group ride will be a no drop ride (meaning nobody will be left behind) and we will stop at all turns until everyone is together. Prior to starting the ride we will review how to properly ride in a group, proper traffic signaling and road etiquette.

All participants of group activities must sign the Club Insurance Waiver prior to participating in any club events. You must also have a helmet, tire change kit, spare inner tube, inflation device and your beverage of choice.

Please RSVP the to club email address to let us know if are attending.

Welcome New Club Sponsor : The Mattress Factory

Hello CJTC Members,

We would like to introduce you to our newest 2013 club sponsor “The Mattress Factory“.

The Mattress Factory is a proud family run  and operated business who manufactures all their mattresses in New Jersey and has been in business for more than thirty years.  They build it, they deliver it, they back it 100%.  Stay tuned for details about our June Club meeting as we will be having it at their Mattress Factory.

We very much appreciate and welcome them as a new sponsor.

The Mattress Factory