Search

Happy Planet Running

Run a great race. Leave no trace.

Tag

triathlon

Ugly Dog Tri Sustainability Report

Okay, so this race is which of the following?

a) A gravel road triathlon with an ugly dog contest included;
b) A race where athletes have to run with their ugly dogs;
c) A event sponsored by a distillery with an interesting name.
d) All of the above.

Continue reading “Ugly Dog Tri Sustainability Report”

Battle of Waterloo 2019 Sustainability Report

Quick, what has ten legs and zero waste?

The Battle of Waterloo! A ten-stage triathlon that works over the athletes but saves the planet.

This year’s battle was a hot, humid, buggy sufferfest throughout the day – for the athletes. For the Green Team, it was a lot of standing around, until everything hit at the end. How’d we make out? Read on!

Continue reading “Battle of Waterloo 2019 Sustainability Report”

Swim, Bike, Run, Recycle: Island Lake Triathlon 2019 Sustainability Report

The summer triathlon season kicks off with an energetic event, live music, and beer. And we got it all in before the rain came! The Zero Waste effort had its share of challenges, but at least we stayed dry, and had a solid diversion rate.

Continue reading “Swim, Bike, Run, Recycle: Island Lake Triathlon 2019 Sustainability Report”

A Very Good Tri: Island Lake Triathlon Sustainability Report

Zero Waste comes to the Island Lake Triathlon, and despite some challenges, “racks up” another terrific result!

Continue reading “A Very Good Tri: Island Lake Triathlon Sustainability Report”

Third Time’s the Charm! T-Rex Tri achieves 97.5% Diversion

The final race of the T-Rex series of sprint triathlons this year takes place on a perfect summer evening, and results in the best Zero Waste result of the three.

Continue reading “Third Time’s the Charm! T-Rex Tri achieves 97.5% Diversion”

Getting down! Pterodactyl Tri achieves 94% Diversion

When the T-rex dances, you know there’s something to celebrate! Another successful sprint triathlon on a gorgeous evening, and another great Zero Waste result.

Continue reading “Getting down! Pterodactyl Tri achieves 94% Diversion”

Simply Divine: Tri Goddess Achieves 94% Diversion

Goddess Tri? Goddess(es) did! Have a great event, and recover a lot of waste, that is.

Continue reading “Simply Divine: Tri Goddess Achieves 94% Diversion”

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑