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Aberdeen University King's Aquathlon 2018

20 Oct 2018

The Aberdeen University King's Aquathlon is back for 2018!

Saturday 20TH OCTOBER 2018

Swim in Aberdeen Sports Village followed by a run along the beautiful Aberdeen beachfront (read: flat and fast!)

Aberdeen University Triathlon club are excited to welcome you to the granite city for the return of our annual Aquathlon! As with previous years we would like to thank Fleet Feet Triathletes for their ongoing support of this rapidly growing event and making it an enjoyable day for all abilities!

Adults have the choice of two distances; 

Open - 800m swim + approximately 10km run 

Novice - 400m swim + approximately 5km run

The swim will be in the 50m pool and the run will be along the beach. 

 

Kids Races;

Tristart (Age 8) - 50m Swim, approximately 600m Run
Tristar 1 (Age 9-10) 150m Swim, approximately 1.2k Run 
Tristar 2 - (age 11-12) 200m swim, approximately 1.8k Run 
Tristar 3 - (age 13-14) 300m Swim, approximately 2.4k Run
 
Juniors (15-16) will complete the Novice race, so please sign up through the kids entry link and put novice as the race distance.  
 
The age categories are based of age at the end of the year. 
 

The kids swim will be in the 50m pool and the run will be on the ASV track.  

***IF YOU ARE A STUDENT, FOLLOW THE LINK FOR STUDENT ENTRY, ALL OTHER ADULT COMPETITORS SHOULD USE OPEN ENTRY AND KIDS FOLLOW THE LINK FOR KIDS ENTRY ***

 

The races will be chip-timed.

 Registration / race briefing / prize giving in Aquatics Studio, straight up the stairs in Aberdeen Aquatics Centre.

Timings

Registration - 1100-1200 

Race Briefing - 1215

Race starts in pool - 1245

Price giving and refreshments after!  

Please note:


For the adult we have requested an estimated 400m swim time to allow us to sort competitors into heats.

For the kids please give us an estimate swim time for your distance.

Please be as accurate as possible to help us ensure a smoothly-running event! 

 

Refund Policy At the organiser's discretion, 100% refunds (minus credit card processing fees) will be issued to any competitor who withdraws from the event more than 5 days before the event. No refunds will be issued after the event closing date.

Organiser
Mhairi Boyle

07977001724

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
King's Aquathlon 2018 - OPEN ENTRY20 Oct 2018??/75Closed12 Oct 2018
King's Aquathlon 2018 - STUDENT ENTRY20 Oct 2018??/70Closed12 Oct 2018
King's Aquathlon 2018 - KIDS ENTRY20 Oct 2018??/50Closed12 Oct 2018
Prices
UntilDiscounted*Standard
12 Oct 2018£20.00£25.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

UntilDiscounted*Standard
12 Oct 2018£10.00£11.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

Event Address
Aberdeen University Aquatics Centre Aberdeen Sports Village Linksfield Road Aberdeen AB24 5RU