Peebles Sprint Triathlon
24 Sep 17
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Location: Peebles Swimming Pool
Date: 24th September 2017
Event: Sprint Triathlon
Swim: 750m pool based (30 Lengths)
The Poolswim will be based in the Peebles Swimming Pool, Peebles. The swim order will be dictated in waves based on submitted ‘estimated swim times'.
Transition will be sited in the car park adjacent to the pool.
The Bike route from exiting transition you turn left on the top of the Tweed bridge and it is a straight cycle out the back road down to Howford farm just past Cardrona village. There is lots of hard climbs but rewarded with a nice downhill afterwards. When you reach Howford farm there is a turning point where you then you return back to Peebles on the same route. Then when you reach tweed bridge you turn left of the bridge down under the bridge and back into transition to start your run.
The Run at Peebles triathlon is known as the three bridges run. You run away from the pool on the bank of the river tweed down to Priorsford bridge, cross the bridge and then continue back towards the pool on the other side of the tweed, running along the old railway line. You then run through Hay lodge park and then cross Fotheringham bridge then back down the with the river tweed on your right hand side and back to the pool and across the finish line.
Total Places: 150
Places Available: ??
*Discounted for members of any of TS WT TE
For each sign-up with a card payment, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 5% (min 60p). You pay no surcharge