East Fife Triathlon and Tristars Aquathlon 2017

09 Apr 17

East Fife Tri Club's Triathlon and Tristars Aquathlon 2017 

The East Fife Tri Club’s Annual Triathlon and Tristars Aquathlon will be held on Sunday 9 April 2017 at Cupar Sports Centre and Duffus Park Community Hub. 

Get your racing season off to a great start by entering one of the first Triathlons of the year comprising a pool swim, scenic bike course and a brand new run route.  This event is ideal for new triathletes as well as seasoned competitors.

We will be hosting the Triathlon Scotland National Student Championships again this year.  To sign up for this please continue to the correct section below.  

Also this year we will host a fun children's Aquathlon which will comprise a pool swim and an entirely off-road run within the confines of Duffus Park.

All races will finish in front of the Duffus Park Grandstand. 

For those who are new to triathlon East Fife Tri Club offers coached and uncoached sessions which are guaranteed to get you race ready by the 9th April.  The coaching will be with our team of club coaches and offers great value for money. Please see our club website for more details www.eastfifetriclub.com 

 

 

Races will be run over the following distances:

 

Swim

Cycle

Run

Sprint Triathlon

750m

24km

5km

Novice Triathlon

400m

15km

3.75km

 

 

Swim

Run

Tristars 3 (age 13-14)

300m

2400m

Tristars 2 (age 11-12)

200m

1800m

Tristars 1 (age 9-10)

150m

1200m

Tristars Start  (age 8)

50m

600m

Race Routes:

Maps of all the race routes can be found at the following links

Sprint and Novice Cycle Route (note Sprint covers two laps, Novice covers one lap) Mapometer

Sprint Run Route Mapometer

Novice Run Route Mapometer

Aquathlon run routes will be provided shortly


Race License:

To compete in the Novice and Sprint events you must have a valid Race License.  You can either purchase a day license at the time of booking, or bring your license with you to registration on the day.  If you forget your license, please be prepared to pay the £6 day license in cash when you register.

Withdrawing from the Race:
In the unfortunate event you need to withdraw from the race please let us know at the earliest opportunity since it may be possible to offer the place to another person.  Withdrawals up to 30 days prior to the race (March 9th) will receive a 50% refund.  No refunds will be provided after March 9th.  Entry exchanges and deferrals are not permitted.
 

Welcome to the East Fife Tri Club’s Tristars Aquathlon!

The event will be held on Sunday 9 April 2017 at Cupar Sport Centre and Duffus Park Community Hub.

The Tristars Start event is for children aged 8 years and involves:

  • A 50m (2 lengths) swim in the 6 lane 25m pool. Lane order is sorted based on the estimated swim times submitted by participants. Transition is within the Sport Centre car park.
  • A 600m run which is entirely off road and within the confines of Duffus Park.  The finishers funnel will be in front of the Duffus Park Grandstand.  

On the entry form, you will be asked to provide an estimated swim time. It is not unusual for people competing in a pool-based triathlon for the first time to "guess" their swim time. Please be reassured, we will accept changes to your estimated swim time up until 25 March.  

In the unfortunate event you may need to withdraw from the race please let us know at the earliest opportunity since it may be possible to offer the place to another person.  Withdrawals up to 30 days prior to the race (March 9th) will receive a 50% refund.  No refunds will be provided after March 9th.  Entry exchanges and deferrals are not permitted.

Welcome to the East Fife Tri Club’s Tristars Aquathlon!

The event will be held on Sunday 9 April 2017 at Cupar Sport Centre and Duffus Park Community Hub.

The Tristars 1 Aquathlon is for children aged 9-10 years and involves:

  • A 150m (6 lengths) swim in the 6 lane 25m pool. Lane order is sorted based on the estimated swim times submitted by participants. Transition is within the Sport Centre car park.
  • A 1500m run which is entirely off road and within the confines of Duffus Park.  The finishers funnel will be in front of the Duffus Park Grandstand.  

On the entry form, you will be asked to provide an estimated swim time. It is not unusual for people competing in a pool-based triathlon for the first time to "guess" their swim time. Please be reassured, we will accept changes to your estimated swim time up until 25 March.  

In the unfortunate event you may need to withdraw from the race please let us know at the earliest opportunity since it may be possible to offer the place to another person.  Withdrawals up to 30 days prior to the race (March 9th) will receive a 50% refund.  No refunds will be provided after March 9th.  Entry exchanges and deferrals are not permitted.

 

Welcome to the East Fife Tri Club’s Tristars Aquathlon!

The event will be held on Sunday 9 April 2017 at Cupar Sport Centre and Duffus Park Community Hub.

The Tristars 2 Aquathlon is for children aged 11-12 years and involves:

  • A 200m (8 lengths) swim in the 6 lane 25m pool. Lane order is sorted based on the estimated swim times submitted by participants. Transition is within the Sport Centre car park.
  • A 1800m run which is entirely off road and within the confines of Duffus Park.  The finishers funnel will be in front of the Duffus Park Grandstand.  

On the entry form, you will be asked to provide an estimated swim time. It is not unusual for people competing in a pool-based triathlon for the first time to "guess" their swim time. Please be reassured, we will accept changes to your estimated swim time up until 25 March.  

In the unfortunate event you may need to withdraw from the race please let us know at the earliest opportunity since it may be possible to offer the place to another person.  Withdrawals up to 30 days prior to the race (March 9th) will receive a 50% refund.  No refunds will be provided after March 9th.  Entry exchanges and deferrals are not permitted.

 

Welcome to the East Fife Tri Club’s Tristars Aquathlon!

The event will be held on Sunday 9 April 2017 at Cupar Sport Centre and Duffus Park Community Hub.

The Tristars 3 Aquathlon is for children aged 13-14 years and involves:

  • A 300m (12 lengths) swim in the 6 lane 25m pool. Lane order is sorted based on the estimated swim times submitted by participants. Transition is within the Sport Centre car park.
  • A 2400m run which is entirely off road and within the confines of Duffus Park.  The finishers funnel will be in front of the Duffus Park Grandstand.  

On the entry form, you will be asked to provide an estimated swim time. It is not unusual for people competing in a pool-based triathlon for the first time to "guess" their swim time. Please be reassured, we will accept changes to your estimated swim time up until 25 March.  

In the unfortunate event you may need to withdraw from the race please let us know at the earliest opportunity since it may be possible to offer the place to another person.  Withdrawals up to 30 days prior to the race (March 9th) will receive a 50% refund.  No refunds will be provided after March 9th.  Entry exchanges and deferrals are not permitted.

 

Welcome to the East Fife Tri Club’s Novice Triathlon!

The event will be held on Sunday 9 April 2017 at Cupar Sport Centre and Duffus Park Community Hub.

The Novice event is for any competitor age 15 and above and involves:

  • A 400m (16 lengths) swim in the 6 lane 25m pool. Lane order is sorted based on the estimated swim times submitted by participants. Transition is within the Sport Centre car park.
  • A 15km cycle on open country roads.  Starts with a modest initial climb followed by once around a mainly flat loop and a downhill return to transition.
  • A 3.75km run which is a loop that takes you out of Cupar toward the west, down a farm road and then back to transition via a country road and the rugby pitches. Please note this route is mixed terrain.  The finishers funnel will be in front of the Duffus Park Grandstand.  

On the entry form, you will be asked to provide an estimated swim time. It is not unusual for people competing in a pool-based triathlon for the first time to "guess" their swim time. Please be reassured, we will accept changes to your estimated swim time up until 25 March.  Your enjoyment, and that of your fellow competitors is greatly enhanced if you are in the correct swim heat.

In the unfortunate event you may need to withdraw from the race please let us know at the earliest opportunity since it may be possible to offer the place to another person.  Withdrawals up to 30 days prior to the race (March 9th) will receive a 50% refund.  No refunds will be provided after March 9th.  Entry exchanges and deferrals are not permitted.

Welcome to the East Fife Tri Club’s Sprint Triathlon!

The event will be held on Sunday 9 April 2017 at Cupar Sport Centre and Duffus Park Community Hub.

The event will host the Scottish National Student Championships. If you wish to enter as a student for this event, please include your university details when requested. 

The Sprint event is for competitors age 15 and above and involves:

  • A 750m (30 lengths) swim in the 6 lane 25m pool. Lane order is sorted based on the estimated swim times submitted by participants. Transition is within the Sport Centre car park.
  • A 24km cycle on open country roads.  Starts with a modest initial climb followed by twice around a mainly flat loop and a downhill return to transition.
  • A 5km run which is a loop that takes you out of Cupar toward the west, down a farm road and then back to transition via a country road and the rugby pitches. Please note this route is mixed terrain.  The finishers funnel will be in front of the Duffus Park Grandstand.  

On the entry form, you will be asked to provide an estimated swim time. It is not unusual for people competing in a pool-based triathlon for the first time to "guess" their swim time. Please be reassured, we will accept changes to your estimated swim time up until 25 March.  Your enjoyment, and that of your fellow competitors is greatly enhanced if you are in the correct swim heat.

In the unfortunate event you may need to withdraw from the race please let us know at the earliest opportunity since it may be possible to offer the place to another person.  Withdrawals up to 30 days prior to the race (March 9th) will receive a 50% refund.  No refunds will be provided after March 9th.  Entry exchanges and deferrals are not permitted.

Welcome to the Scottish National Student Championships!

The event will be held on Sunday 9 April 2017 at Cupar Sport Centre and Duffus Park Community Hub.

The event will be the Scottish National Student Championships. If you wish to enter as a student for this event, please provide us with the name of your university and matriculation number when you sign up. 

After 24 February, this VIP route to entry will close and those entering the Student Champs after this date will need to enter via the main Sprint entry page.  

The Sprint event is for competitors age 15 and above and involves:

  • A 750m (30 lengths) swim in the 6 lane 25m pool. Lane order is sorted based on the estimated swim times submitted by participants. Transition is within the Sport Centre car park.
  • A 24km cycle on open country roads.  Starts with a modest initial climb followed by twice around a mainly flat loop and a downhill return to transition.
  • A 5km run which is a loop that takes you out of Cupar toward the west, down a farm road and then back to transition via a country road and the rugby pitches. Please note this route is mixed terrain.  The finishers funnel will be in front of the Duffus Park Grandstand.  

On the entry form, you will be asked to provide an estimated swim time. It is not unusual for people competing in a pool-based triathlon for the first time to "guess" their swim time. Please be reassured, we will accept changes to your estimated swim time up until 25 March.  Your enjoyment, and that of your fellow competitors is greatly enhanced if you are in the correct swim heat.

In the unfortunate event you may need to withdraw from the race please let us know at the earliest opportunity since it may be possible to offer the place to another person.  Withdrawals up to 30 days prior to the race (March 9th) will receive a 50% refund.  No refunds will be provided after March 9th.  Entry exchanges and deferrals are not permitted.

Organiser
Elise Clara Sally
Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
East Fife Aquathlon - Tristars Start09/04/2017??/30Open25/03/2017
East Fife Aquathlon - Tristars 109/04/2017??/30Closed25/03/2017
East Fife Aquathlon - Tristars 209/04/2017??/30Open25/03/2017
East Fife Aquathlon - Tristars 309/04/2017??/30Open25/03/2017
East Fife Novice Triathlon09/04/2017??/60Closed16/03/2017
East Fife Sprint Triathlon09/04/2017??/134Closed16/03/2017
Scottish National Student Championships09/04/2017??/45Closed11/03/2017
Prices
UntilDiscounted*Standard
16/03/2017£34.00£40.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

UntilDiscounted*Standard
16/03/2017£39.00£45.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

UntilDiscounted*Standard
11/03/2017£39.00£45.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 5% (min 60p). You pay no surcharge

Event Address
Cupar Sports Centre Carslogie Road Cupar KY15 4HY