About triathlon club nireas

Our values, our members, our activities

Who we are

Established in 1993, Triathlon Club Nireas is the oldest Triathlon club in Cyprus and a founding member of the Cyprus Triathlon Federation. We promote health, well being and active living.  Under guidance of a professional coach, our members train for, and compete in national and international races of their choice, in sports of triathlon, duathlon, aquathlon, running and cycling.

Since the very beginning, the club was set to be a very multicultural, open-minded community and we continue to embrace and embody this diversity.

Whether you are new to triathlon or are an experienced athlete, you are welcome to start your triathlon training in Nicosia, Cyprus with Triathlon Club Nireas.

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Triathlon Training


You can swim with the club at the 50 meter Municipal Swimming Pool of Nicosia (Cyprus) up to 5 times per week. The program is beneficial for health, improves your stamina and prepares for triathlon competitions.


The club’s cycling group meets on Sundays, covering on average 50 to 80 km. The team usually starts from Lakatamia and cycles along beautiful routes in the areas of Machairas, Lithrodontas, Mitsero, Stavrovouni and other locations in Cyprus. 


The weekly running program includes 2 track sessions with intervals and 1 long run. The program is flexible for anyone to follow according to their current level of performance.

Social Training Events

We organize training weekends, as well as other social events, aimed at sharing knowledge and experiences. 

Racing Events

By combining the training experiences of pool and open-water swims, mountain rides, interval and long runs, together with nutrition, equipment, mental stamina and psychology, we train for general fitness, physical and mental wellness and to race at local and international competitive events, like those organized by the Cyprus, European and International Triathlon Federations, IRONMAN and Challenge Family. View our 2019 schedule of racing events in Cyprus.

January 2019: the Cycling Team stops at the Klirou Dam, Cyprus


The Club’s coach is a professional athlete Carmen Macheriotou. 

  • Degree in Physical Education and Sports Science from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
  • Winner of the European Fair Play award.
  • Competitive swimmer from the age of 8 until the age of 20.
  • Represented Cyprus in several European and World championships in Modern Pentathlon.
  • Undefeated National champion in triathlon for a number of years.
  • Winner of the European age group championships in the Olympic distance triathlon.
  • 3rd place in the World age group championships in the Olympic distance triathlon.

Board Members

According to our constitution, the Board is comprised of at least 5 members. The members are elected on an annual meeting in December each year.
 Position  Name  Surname
 President Andrey Polyakov
 Secretary Antonia Ntai
 Treasurer Michael Johnson
 Sport Officer Demetres Evagorou
Communications & Social Officer Pavel Kozlov
Previous President Constantinos Neophytou
To contact the club, please use info@nireas.org or the contact form.

First week of training

We get it, starting something new is always a challenge. That is why we offer a trial week, completely free of charge, to help you decide if our training program resonates with you.  Come for any number of sessions within one week, meet our members and make your own choice.

Triathlon Club Nireas is a non-profit organization registered by the Ministry of Internal Affairs under registration number 1439. We are the oldest Cyprus Triathlon Club operating in Nicosia since 26th April 1994. Read our constitution to find our more about club’s goals and objectives. All content on this website is copyrighted by Triathlon Club Nireas, distributed for free publication or has permission for publication. Logo design and website creative services by Pavel Kozlov.