West Suffolk Junior Triathlon

30 Jun 2019

Organiser's Description

Welcome to the West Suffolk Wheelers Junior Triathlon event. This will be held at Culford School, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP28 6TX on 30th June 2019.

There will be prizes for each age group boy and girl, and novice prizes as well.

Race Distances

The Junior event is open to the following BTF age-groups and will cover approximate distances of:

  • TriStar Start - (8 years) - 50m swim - 800m cycle  - 600m run 
  • TriStar 1 - (9-10 years) - 150m swim  - 1.7k cycle  - 1200m run 
  • TriStar 2 - (11-12 years) - 200m swim  - 3.4k cycle  - 1800m run 
  • TriStar 3 - (13-14 years) - 300m swim - 5.1K cycle  - 2400m run 
  • Youth  - (15-16 years) - 300m swim  - 5.1k cycle  - 2400m run 

All ages are as of 31st December 2019.

Please note that the cycle course is all on grass - we advise against road bikes with slick tyres. Mountain bikes and cyclo cross bikes, with a slightly knobbly tyre tread, are appropriate for this course. Our marshalls will carry out a check on your bike before racking in transition to ensure that it is in full working order. Wearing a cycle helmet, during the cycle stage, is mandatory - you will not be able to race without one.

Race Costs

Entry for each competitor is £20.

British Triathlon members pay a reduced fee of £19. You will need to enter your membership number and bring your race licence with you on the day and show at registration.

Race Day timings - Provisional

Registration will open at 9:30 am and close at 10:45 am. Please show you licence here and pick up your race pack.

Transition will open at 9:45 am and close at 10:50 am. Only competitors and marshals will be allowed in this area. 

Race briefing will be at 11:00 am near the transition area.

First competitor will start their swim at 11:20 and we expect the last competitor to be finished by 2pm.

Prizing giving will follow as soon as possible after the last competitor finishes.

Race viewing

There will be designated zones throughout the course for spectators and you should be able to view the race throughout all disciplines. Please keep to these zones - do not be offended if you are asked to move on by a marshal. We wish to make this race an enjoyable event and safe event for the children and give them a clear path throughout the race.

To enter

Please complete the online entry form for your relevant age category, by clicking on 'sign up' and submit.

We will operate a waiting list should the race fill before the closing date.

Questions/Queries

Direct any queries to the race directors Neil & Denise O'Brien on  juniortri@westsuffolkwheelers.org

2019 sees the return of the popular West Suffolk Wheelers Junior Triathlon. 

The Youth category is for competitors who will be 15/16 years old during 2019. 

British Triathlon members will be charged £1 less through entry central processing.

Please complete the online entry form and submit.

 

Race Distances

The Junior event is open to the following BTF age-groups and will cover approximate distances of:

  • TriStar Start - (8 years) - 50m swim - 800m cycle  - 600m run 
  • TriStar 1 - (9-10 years) - 150m swim  - 1.7k cycle  - 1200m run 
  • TriStar 2 - (11-12 years) - 200m swim  - 3.4k cycle  - 1800m run 
  • TriStar 3 - (13-14 years) - 300m swim - 5.1K cycle  - 2400m run 
  • Youth  - (15-16 years) - 300m swim  - 5.1k cycle  - 2400m run 

All ages are as of 31st December 2019.

Please note that the cycle course is all on grass - we advise against road bikes with slick tyres. Mountain bikes and cyclo cross bikes, with a slightly knobbly tyre tread, are appropriate for this course. Our marshalls will carry out a check on your bike before racking in transition to ensure that it is in full working order. Wearing a cycle helmet, during the cycle stage, is mandatory - you will not be able to race without one.

 We will operate a waiting list should the race fill before the closing date.

 

 

 

 

2019 sees the return of the popular West Suffolk Wheelers Junior Triathlon. 

The TriStar 3 category is for competitors who will be 13/14 years old during 2019. 

British Triathlon members will be charged £1 less through entry central processing.

Please complete the online entry form and submit.

Each year a squad of 3 boys and 3 girls from Tristar 2 & Tristar 3 are selected to represent the East in the Inter Regional Championships. This selection is based on their performances in specific qualifying races. This race is one of the qualifers.

Race Distances

The Junior event is open to the following BTF age-groups and will cover approximate distances of:

  • TriStar Start - (8 years) - 50m swim - 800m cycle  - 600m run 
  • TriStar 1 - (9-10 years) - 150m swim  - 1.7k cycle  - 1200m run 
  • TriStar 2 - (11-12 years) - 200m swim  - 3.4k cycle  - 1800m run 
  • TriStar 3 - (13-14 years) - 300m swim - 5.1K cycle  - 2400m run 
  • Youth  - (15-16 years) - 300m swim  - 5.1k cycle  - 2400m run 

All ages are as of 31st December 2019.

Please note that the cycle course is all on grass - we advise against road bikes with slick tyres. Mountain bikes and cyclo cross bikes, with a slightly knobbly tyre tread, are appropriate for this course. Our marshalls will carry out a check on your bike before racking in transition to ensure that it is in full working order. Wearing a cycle helmet, during the cycle stage, is mandatory - you will not be able to race without one.

 We will operate a waiting list should the race fill before the closing date.

 

 

2019 sees the return of the popular West Suffolk Wheelers Junior Triathlon. 

The TriStar 2 category is for competitors who will be 11/12 years old during 2019. 

British Triathlon members will be charged £1 less through entry central processing.

Please complete the online entry form and submit.

Each year a squad of 3 boys and 3 girls from Tristar 2 & Tristar 3 are selected to represent the East in the Inter Regional Championships. This selection is based on their performances in specific qualifying races. This race is one of the qualifers.

Race Distances

The Junior event is open to the following BTF age-groups and will cover approximate distances of:

  • TriStar Start - (8 years) - 50m swim - 800m cycle  - 600m run 
  • TriStar 1 - (9-10 years) - 150m swim  - 1.7k cycle  - 1200m run 
  • TriStar 2 - (11-12 years) - 200m swim  - 3.4k cycle  - 1800m run 
  • TriStar 3 - (13-14 years) - 300m swim - 5.1K cycle  - 2400m run 
  • Youth  - (15-16 years) - 300m swim  - 5.1k cycle  - 2400m run 
  • All ages are as of 31st December 2019.

Please note that the cycle course is all on grass - we advise against road bikes with slick tyres. Mountain bikes and cyclo cross bikes, with a slightly knobbly tyre tread, are appropriate for this course. Our marshalls will carry out a check on your bike before racking in transition to ensure that it is in full working order. Wearing a cycle helmet, during the cycle stage, is mandatory - you will not be able to race without one.

 We will operate a waiting list should the race fill before the closing date.

 

 

2019 sees the return of the popular West Suffolk Wheelers Junior Triathlon. 

The TriStar 1 category is for competitors who will be 9/10 years old during 2019. 

 British Triathlon members will be charged £1 less through entry central processing.

 Please complete the online entry form and submit.

 

Race Distances

The Junior event is open to the following BTF age-groups and will cover approximate distances of:

  • TriStar Start - (8 years) - 50m swim - 800m cycle  - 600m run 
  • TriStar 1 - (9-10 years) - 150m swim  - 1.7k cycle  - 1200m run 
  • TriStar 2 - (11-12 years) - 200m swim  - 3.4k cycle  - 1800m run 
  • TriStar 3 - (13-14 years) - 300m swim - 5.1K cycle  - 2400m run 
  • Youth  - (15-16 years) - 300m swim  - 5.1k cycle  - 2400m run 

All ages are as of 31st December 2019.

Please note that the cycle course is all on grass - we advise against road bikes with slick tyres. Mountain bikes and cyclo cross bikes, with a slightly knobbly tyre tread, are appropriate for this course. Our marshalls will carry out a check on your bike before racking in transition to ensure that it is in full working order. Wearing a cycle helmet, during the cycle stage, is mandatory - you will not be able to race without one.

 We will operate a waiting list should the race fill before the closing date.

 

 

2019 sees the return of the popular West Suffolk Wheelers Junior Triathlon. 

The Tri Start category is for competitors who will be 8 years old during 2019. 

 British Triathlon members will be charged £1 less through entry central processing.

 Please complete the online entry form and submit.

 

Race Distances

The Junior event is open to the following BTF age-groups and will cover approximate distances of:

  • TriStar - Start - 8 years - 50m swim - 800m cycle  - 600m run 
  • TriStar 1 - 9-10 years - 150m swim  - 1.7k cycle  - 1200m run 
  • TriStar 2 - 11-12 years - 200m swim  - 3.4k cycle  - 1800m run 
  • TriStar 3 (13-14 years) and Youth (15-16) - 300m swim  - 5.1k cycle  - 2400m run 

All ages are as of 31st December 2019.

Please note that the cycle course is all on grass - we advise against road bikes with slick tyres. Mountain bikes and cyclo cross bikes, with a slightly knobbly tyre tread, are appropriate for this course. Our marshalls will carry out a check on your bike before racking in transition to ensure that it is in full working order. Wearing a cycle helmet, during the cycle stage, is mandatory - you will not be able to race without one.

We will operate a waiting list should the race fill before the closing date.

 

 

Prices

UntilDiscounted*Standard
21 Jun 2019£19.00£20.00

*Discounted for members of any of TE WT TS

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

Dates and Status

Date: 30 Jun 2019

Closing Date: 21 Jun 2019

Status: Closed

EventAvailable/Total
West Suffolk Junior Triathlon - Youth??/36
West Suffolk Junior Triathlon - Tristar 3??/51
West Suffolk Junior Triathlon - Tristar 2??/52
West Suffolk Junior Triathlon - Tristar 1??/52
West Suffolk Junior Triathlon - Tristart??/20
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Organiser

Denise O

07825215743

   
Culford School Culford Bury St Edmunds IP28 6TX