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The Tom Jones Aquathlon Challenge

07 Jul 2024

Organiser's Description

The Tom Jones Aquathlon Challenge 2024

Welcome to the registration for The Tom Jones Aquathlon Challenge 2024. The event commemorates Tom Jones, a young man passionate about sport. Tom, a Worcester University student, tragically lost his life in the River Severn in September 2018. WMSAR proudly presents this event in partnership with Worcester Triathlon Club (WTC). Proceeds from the event will benefit West Mercia Search and Rescue (WMSAR), a registered charity that serves Shropshire, Herefordshire and Worcestershire. WMSAR is 100% staffed by highly trained volunteers. A portion of the proceeds will also benefit St. Richard's Hospice, The Tom Jones In Memorium Fund and Worcester Triathlon Club. 

Event Date: Sunday July 7th, 2024.

Event Location: Droitwich Spa Leisure Centre, Briar Mill, Droitwich Spa, Droitwich, WR9 0RZ.

The Tom Jones Aquathlon Challenge will run alongside The Tom Jones "European Championship" Festival of Football and The Tom Jones Tag Rugby Invitational Tournament. There will also be a family fun day event with great food, refreshments, music, kids' rides and fun activities - so bring the whole family along!

Age Groups and Distances

Age Group Swim Distance Run Distance
Tri-Start (7-8 yrs) 25m 600m
Tri-Star 1 (9-10 yrs) 50m 1km
Tri-Star 2 (11-12 yrs) 50m 1km
Tri-Star 3 (13-14 yrs) 100m 2km
Youth (15-16 yrs) 100m 2km
Adult (17-39 yrs) 150m 4km
Senior (40+ yrs) 150m 4km


The Route

The swim will take place in Droitwich Leisure Centre's 25m indoor pool.

The transition area will offer adult supervision to younger entrants as required. 

The run will take place on a traffic-free closed course around the grounds of the Leisure Centre. The course will be clearly marked and well marshalled to ensure the safety and enjoyment of all entrants and spectators. 


Paid parking is available at the event venue. If the event venue parking is full, additional parking facilities will be available nearby. Please allow time for parking and walking to the event venue if necessary. Additional parking options will be emailed to entrants prior to the event date. 


01 Jul 2024 23:59£12.00

To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

A British Triathlon Race Pass is required for participants who are not a British Triathlon Home Nation member. For this event, Race Pass costs are £2.00 (plus £0.08 service charge) for participants aged 24 and under, and £8.00 (plus £0.32 service charge) otherwise.

Dates and Status

Date: 07/07/2024

10:00:00 - 18:00:00

Status: Open

Total Places: 300

Places Available: ??



Rick Leach

Droitwich Spa Leisure Centre, Briar Mill, Droitwich Spa, Droitwich, Worcestershire, WR9 0RZ