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Aberfeldy Triathlon Festival 2019

16 Aug 2019 - 18 Aug 2019

ABERFELDY TRIATHLON FESTIVAL 2019

Alongside the triathlonscotland National Middle Championships we are proud to be hosting the British Triathlon Middle Distance Triathlon Championships for 2019, this race will provide the final opportunity in 2019 for home nations members to take home a coveted British Triathlon Title. British Championship events represent the top level of competition in the UK giving triathletes the best opportunity to race to their full potential in the chase for British Championships titles. Gold, Silver and Bronze medals will be awarded in each age group. Remember, athletes can only be eligible for British Championship Medals if their membership is valid no later than by 5pm, 3 working days prior to the championships i.e. 5pm Wednesday 14th August.

Swim in the crystal-clear waters of Loch Tay, Bike in the most spectacular Highland Perthshire Scenery and Run in the beautiful Grounds of Taymouth Castle, what’s not to like. The Middle-Distance Triathlon will provide the cornerstone of the Aberfeldy Multi Sports Festival weekend.

Weekend Programme:

LOCH TAY SPRINT TRIATHLON - Saturday 17th August 2019

750m Open Water Swim in the spectacular Loch Tay

20km Road Bike on quiet and undulating (gently!) roads of Highland Perthshire

5km Run in the grounds of beautiful Taymouth Castle

 

ABERFELDY TRIATHLON - Sunday 18th August 2019

1900m Open Water Swim in the spectacular Loch Tay

88km Road Bike on quiet (and challenging!) roads of Highland Perthshire

21km Run in the grounds of beautiful Taymouth Castle

 

DESCRIPTION

Set in the beautiful Highland Perthshire region, these great races take in the cool, clear waters of Loch Tay, challenging roads over the shoulder of Schiehallion (Middle Distance race only - the Sprint uses quiet and gently undulating roads around the Tay Valley), and the grounds of the spectacular Taymouth Castle.

A real test in an amazing place - in short, THE classic Scottish triathlons. Are you up for the challenge?.

Aberfeldy Triathlon and Loch Tay Sprint Triathlon is organised as a collaboration between Durty Events (Craggy Island Triathlon, Strathclyde Park Triathlon, Aviemore Triathlon, Dramathon) and Richard Pearson (Scottish Triathlon scene stalwart, organiser of 2014 British Triathlon Event of the Year).

 

RACE SCHEDULE, INFORMATION, COURSE MAPS

Please see the event website - www.aberfeldytriathlon.com for race details and outline course maps. Full athlete guide will be posted on the website before the race, and emailed to entrants.

ENTRIES

Entries are welcome from individual competitors, and relay teams of 3 (one member does the swim, one the bike and one the run).

 

LOCH TAY SPRINT TRIATHLON

SOLO

Solo Entry  - £40* (BT/TS Member) / £46* (non-BT/TS Member)

RELAY

Relay Entry - £60* (BT/TS Member in the team) / £66* (no BT/TS Members)

* plus Entry Central Fees.

 

ABERFELDY TRIATHLON

SOLO

Solo Entry - £105* (BT/TS Member) / £111* (non-BT/TS Member)

RELAY

Relay Entry - £125* (BT/TS Member in the team) / £131* (no BT/TS Members)

* plus Entry Central Fees. 

 

RULES Normal Triathlon Scotland rules will apply – see www.triathlonscotland.org  for further details. We're also REALLY heavy on littering anywhere on the course. Please comply as we depend on the goodwill of our hosts. If you're spotted, this is an instant DQ offence - you've been warned!.

 

CAMPING:  Camping is available nearby (5 minute walk from Race HQ) at a cost of £7 per tent per night including 1 person, any additional people will be charged at £2 per person per night.  Please add the camping option to your booking before checking out.  Further information on the campsite location, facilities etc will be posted on our website and included in your race briefing.

T&Cs 

Please see www.aberfeldytriathlon.com for details of the full Terms & Conditions associated with event entry, including refund, cancellation, withdrawal and transfer policies.

Entries are not transferable. Photographic ID may be requested at race registration.

Entrants wishing to withdraw must inform the organiser by email. Entry fees will be refunded or transferred as follows; up to (1 month prior to race date) 75% refund (less any Entry Central or SI fees), up to (2 weeks prior to race date) 50% refund (less any Entry Central or SI fees). After (2 weeks prior to race date) - no refund.

If the event is cancelled due to circumstances out of the organisers control then no refunds will be offered, and the organiser will accept no further liability whatsoever arising from such a cancellation. This includes situations such as adverse weather conditions or major incidents. In this circumstance, the organisers will make every reasonable attempt to reschedule the event, in which scenario, original entrants will have their entry automatically transferred to the rescheduled event.

If the event is cancelled due to circumstances within the organisers control then entrants will be offered a 50% refund. Entrants must apply in writing (via email) to claim their refund. No refunds will be granted after one month has passed from the event date.

No refunds will be granted after one month has passed from the event date.

Changes to entry details, and transfer of the entry to other events in the TE portfolio may be possible with the permission of the organiser. There will be a small admin fee for this service, payable in advance. Please see the full Terms & Conditions for details.

Use of Data: By entering this event I agree that the data supplied by me can be used for the purposes of safely organising and managing the event, essential communications with me pre- and post-race, and for electronic event timing. This data will be held securely, and for a maximum of 1 year. Email data may be used indefinitely for the purposes of sending occasional e-newsletters by Triathlon Edinburgh/Durty Events only. The full Triathlon Edinburgh/Durty Events data use policy can be found HERE.

Organiser
Durty Events

01750 725497

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
Aberfeldy Triathlon (Middle Distance) - Relay Teams18 Aug 2019??/50Open11 Aug 2019
Aberfeldy Triathlon (Middle Distance) - Solo18 Aug 2019??/700Open11 Aug 2019
Loch Tay Sprint Triathlon - Relay17 Aug 2019??/5Open11 Aug 2019
Loch Tay Sprint Triathlon - Solo17 Aug 2019??/395Open11 Aug 2019
Kenmore Campsite16 Aug 2019??/100Open11 Aug 2019
Prices
UntilDiscounted*Standard
31 Dec 2018£110.00£116.00
11 Aug 2019£125.00£131.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

UntilDiscounted*Standard
31 Dec 2018£90.00£96.00
11 Aug 2019£105.00£111.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

UntilDiscounted*Standard
31 Dec 2018£55.00£61.00
11 Aug 2019£60.00£66.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

UntilDiscounted*Standard
31 Dec 2018£35.00£41.00
11 Aug 2019£40.00£46.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

UntilPrice
11 Aug 2019£0.00

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

Event Address
Taymouth Marina Kenmore Perthshire PH15 2HW