Give it a TRI at NRG Health & Fitness Bohermore to support young people’s mental health

NRG Health & Fitness club in Bohermore in Galway is running its second charity indoor team relay triathlon on Fri March 13.  Teams of three will compete in relay by doing a 400metre swim, 20km cycle, and 5km run simultaneously. All proceeds raised are going to youth mental health charity Jigsaw Galway. Pictured at the launch are (L to R) Jacintha McCarthy NRG, Niall Browne NRG, Justin McDermott Jigsaw Galway. 
Photo: Boyd Challenger

NRG Health & Fitness club in Bohermore in Galway is running its second charity indoor team relay triathlon on Fri March 13. Teams of three will compete in relay by doing a 400metre swim, 20km cycle, and 5km run simultaneously. All proceeds raised are going to youth mental health charity Jigsaw Galway. Pictured at the launch are (L to R) Jacintha McCarthy NRG, Niall Browne NRG, Justin McDermott Jigsaw Galway. Photo: Boyd Challenger

NRG Health & Fitness Club in Bohermore, Galway are organising their second charity Indoor Relay Triathlon on Friday March 13. Teams of three will take part in relay with one person to swim, one to cycle and one to run simultaneously.

The distances are 400 metre swim, 20km cycle and a 5km run. It’s free to register a team, but is limited to a maximum of 30 teams. Each team who registers are asked to raise, donate, or be sponsored at least €50 for Jigsaw Galway.

“We are really excited about this indoor team relay triathlon and to also be supporting such a wonderful charity as Jigsaw Galway” said Niall Browne, Director of NRG Health & Fitness, “This indoor relay triathlon challenge is open to both members and non-members of NRG”.

You can register your team online at www.iRegister.ie/NRGindoorRelayTri Each team will receive a Jigsaw Galway sponsorship pack to help with fundraising. Closing date for registrations is Fri March 6.

“It is a huge honour for us here in Jigsaw to be NRG’s chosen charity for this indoor relay triathlon on March 13”, said Justin McDermott of Jigsaw Galway, “We all know that exercise is such an important part of positive mental health, so not only are funds raised vital to us, so is being involved in a great activity based event which promotes positive mental health”

Jigsaw Galway is a free and confidential service which supports the mental health and well-being of young people (aged 15 – 25 ) living in Galway city and county. Jigsaw also provides advice and guidance to anyone concerned about a young person in their life.

For more information on Jigsaw, drop into Fairgreen Road in Galway City, call 091 549 252 or visit www.jigsaw.ie/galway

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