Athletes have kicked off their season with Burntwood Triathlon Club’s first road time trial of the season.

A member of Burntwood Triathlon Club in action

Run over a circuit distance of eight miles, it was won by Aaron Ward in a time of 18.46, with Matt Orford, Steve Williams and Mark Drayon filling the next three places.

A spokesperson said: “This is the first of a series of time trials the club is promoting, with a substantial prize list on offer for those who complete a number of events.

The next event will take place on 15th May. Newcomers to triathlon are also invited to come along and find out more. For more details visit the Burntwood Triathlon Club website.

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