About Us

Jan 21st, 2015

REP Adur Swim, August 2014 by SussexSportPhotography.comRaw Energy Pursuits Ltd was formed in 2003 and organise up to twelve events a year.  We have a vast amount of experience in organising events and advising clubs and companies about organising their own top quality events.

Mick Dicker was originally a member of Horsham Amphibians Tri Club and was the Race Director for their popular South East Relay Triathlon for a number of years before developing the Steyning Tri Series (Aquathlon, Duathlon & Triathlon).  He was also a Team Leader at London 2012 Olympics for both cycle road races and the triathlons. Niki Treacy’s former club was Worthing based Dr Love & the Disciples Tri Club before becoming a member of Team Raw Energy.  Niki is the Event Manager but also a coach and BT race official and has competed at the highest level and won a number of events around the world.  Mick & Niki are both Child Welfare Officers for the BT and have attended ITU technical seminars.

Participants in Raw Energy’s events have grown year on year and now attract 3000 -4000 competitors a years and have a database of over 8ooo previous competitors.  Our race locations are second to none; based in West Sussex, we have the benefit of not only being on the South Coast but also within the South Downs National Park.  We are lucky to have been given permission to host a number of events on private estates including the Angmering Park Estate (Bluebell Trail Runs), the Norfolk Estate at Arundel (Arundel Lido Triathlon & Arundel Triathlon) with previous events held at the Firle Estate near Lewes (Firle Half Marathon & Trail Runs) and Parham House in West Sussex (Xchanging Sportive).

We cater for all abilities, from complete beginners to competitors trying to qualify for World or European Championships.  REP Ltd has had the privilege of hosting a World Qualifying triathlon, numerous European Qualifiers, National Aquathlon Champs in 2011, National Ranking Events, and the Xchanging Nice to Monte Carlo Sportive.  In addition, we delivered the original Vachery Triathlon Festival & Xterra World Championship qualifier for Brave Events.  More recently we worked with Haslemere Border Athletic Club and Haslemere Festival to deliver the first three Haslemere Triathlons and the JLT Condor Cycling Team with Ed Clancy OBE for their Corporate Sportive.

Team REP  have been competing in triathlon now for almost 30 years and have raced all around the UK in addition to numerous World Championships and have clocked up over 25 Ironman finishes between us.  We know what a represents a good event, our T-Shirts are legendary and most of our events include free unlimited race photos and chip or electronic timing.  We are always happy to hear athletes’ comments and views.

REP can offer race equipment for hire at very competitive rates.  So whether you need racking for up to 625 competitors, heavy duty matting, PA system, signage or anything else then please drop Mick a line at info@rawenergypursuits.co.uk for further information.