They are athletes who enjoy running, cycling and swimming as they forge strong friendships between them.

Members of Beccles Triathlon Club have now celebrated reaching a significant milestone in its history.

The club has celebrated a decade of pounding roads, ploughing through water and getting in the saddle.

Set up in 2013, the club has gone from strength to strength and now has about 100 members.

To celebrate its 10th anniversary, the club held a 10k for 10 Years Anniversary Run, which saw 24 members take part.

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Abi Bremner, the club's social secretary, praised the ethos of the club and how it has grown since its formation.

She said: "From its humble beginnings Beccles Triathlon Club has been a nurturing ground for aspiring triathletes.

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"Over the years, it has witnessed the transformation of first-time triathletes into seasoned iron distance contenders.

"It's been a journey of breaking barriers as club members conquered their fears, especially in the realm of swimming, to embrace the world of triathlons. 

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"What sets Beccles Triathlon Club apart is its welcoming spirit.

"Regardless of your triathlon experience, this club warmly welcomes all who wish to dive into the exhilarating world of triathlons.

"This local institution has not only shaped fitness journeys but also fostered lasting friendships.

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"Beccles Triathlon Club stands as a testament to the power of determination, community, and the unyielding spirit of its founders, Kate and Jase.

"As we commemorate this significant anniversary, Beccles Triathlon Club looks ahead with excitement to another decade of fostering athleticism, friendship, and shared achievements."

Beccles Triathlon Club is affiliated with British Triathlon, England Athletics, British Cycling and Cycling Time Trials and has an ethos of being "low cost, encouraging and fun".

For more information on Beccles Triathlon Club and how to join it visit