Sandwell Children's Triathlon 2018
24 Jun 18
Oldbury Swimming & Triathlon Club's
Sandwell Childrens Triathlon 2018
Part of the West Midlands Childrens Series
and a qualifier event for the School Games in August.
A Children 8-16yr Event
Open Water Swim, Closed Road Cycle, Park Path Run
A Triathlon consists of a swim followed by a cycle ride then a run.
Tri Start (8yrs)
Tri Star 1 (9-10yrs)
Tri Star 2 (11-12yrs)
Tri Star 3 (13-14yrs)
IMPORTANT! Your race age is as you will be on 31 December 2018, not age on race day We will consider relay teams participation if all in same age category
Entry fee: £18 to £30
Early bird £18 up to 4th April
then £25 up to 3rd June
then £30 up to 18th June
Plus a registration admin fee of 4% (76p max)
If not a BTF member you will be charged £1, for a TE day race licence.
Don't delay enter early for less.
OSTC operate a full refund (excluding Entry Central admin charge) to competitors who withdraw from competitions prior to one Calendar Month before race day.
Also; to competitors who inform the Event Organiser (email, text, phone call) prior to race day,
1. the option of deferring their entry to the following years Event at no extra cost (excluding day licences).
Name: Sandwell Childrens Triathlon 2018
Date: Sunday 24th June 2018
Place: Sandwell Valley
Parking: by registration & T1, Swan Pool, Park Lane/Forge Lane, Sandwell Valley, B71 3SX (no access durring event).
Registration: Field top of path by lake, Swan Pool, Sandwell Valley
Registration Open: 8.15am to 9.30am
Transition area: car park by lake, Swan Pool, Sandwell Valley (8.15-9.30) no parents, marshalls help only
Main Briefing: 9.30am by registration
Tri suits, swim hat, timing chip: get on 15 minutes before your start time (supplied hat compulsary!)
Lakeside Briefing: at Lake entry 10 minutes before your start
1st swimmers start: in waves at approx 9.55am Swan Pool
Finish Line: same small field as registration, near lake entry/exit
Changing facilities/toilets: portaloos near transition, no changing facilities
Swim hats: will be supplied and the wearing of is compulsory
Wetsuits: recomended, not expected to be compulsary, depends upon water temperature, shortie suits are permitted.
(see BTF rules)
Cycle Course: 2Km laps (IKm for TSS) on Park Lane. There is a road closure inforce during the Event as well as 15 minutes prior to and after the Event. A rare opportunity to race on an actual British Road.
Chip timing: yes
Youths go first, TS starts last
Prelimary race results will be posted on www.stuweb.co.uk/results
Official race results will be posted a few days later on www.britishtriathlon.org/events/results
as well as being emailed out to competitors.
Please note all times stated are approx at this stage and depend on the amount of entries from each category. If you would like to participate in a free training session with us “Oldbury STC” contact our Tri Rep at “”
Total Places: 200
Places Available: ??
|04 Apr 2018||£18.00||£19.00|
|03 Jun 2018||£25.00||£26.00|
|18 Jun 2018||£30.00||£31.00|
*Discounted for members of any of TE WT TS
To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up