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Dundee Aquathlon 2018

27 Oct 18

Dundee Aquathlon 2018 has now closed and you will not be able to sign-up for it. Please check the Organiser's Description for any organiser updates.
This event is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description

Dundee University Aquathlon

Date: Saturday 27th October 2018

Time: 12am-4pm

Location: Dundee University Campus

Entry Cost: £22/20 with BTF license


Entry includes a free race t-shirt, finisher's medal, chip timed event, post race refreshments and a goody bag. 


After the repeated success of our event over the last three years, the Dundee University Triathlon Club is proud to yet again host the Dundee Aquathlon. This is a sprint triathlon consisting of 750m swim in the university pool followed by a 5km run around the Dundee Unversity Campus


The race distances are as follows:


Age Group Swim Run
17 and over 750m 5km


Event Timetable (Provosional)

  • Registration will take place within the atrium of the ISE building between 11-12am.
  • A second registration will take place (timings TBC) for athletes in later heats. 
  • Transition will be open between 11am-12.15pm, and a second time for later registrations. - Provisional will confirm as other timings are finalised but will no earlier than this stated time.
  • Race breifing will take place on the campus green (just outside the union) at 12.30pm.
  • Race starts in the pool at 1pm 1st wave
  • 1.30pm 2nd wave
  • 2.00pm 3rd wave
  • 2.30pm 4th wave
  • 3.00pm 5th wave
  • Prize giving on the campus green at 4 pm (weather dependent) or inside Dundee Union. 


Run Route: https://www.scribblemaps.com/maps/view/Dundee_Aquathlon_Run/Aquathlon



After feedback from last year we are hoping to have enough prizes to cover for the age groups below - stay tuned for exciting news from our new sponsors!


  • Overall Male and Female
  • 18-39
  • Vet 40-49
  • Superset 50-59
  • Vintage 60+



Basic refreshments will be available post race - stay tuned for updates as we hope to offer some scrumptious bites from our new sponsors!


Toilets and Changing

Toilets and changing Facilities will be available both at the ISE pool and the ISE main building. Bring 20p and £1 coins for lockers.


Car Parking

Parking spaces are available throughout campus. Please see here- Car Parking.

However, most spaces are availble in the car park beside the Dalhousie Building (represented by number 14 on the map in the link). To get here turn on Hunter Street from the Hawkhill Roundabout and take the first left into the Car Park. More spaces are avaible beside and behind the main building of the ISE (represented by the number 19 on the map).

Charges may apply.


For more details see:



Refund Policy At the organiser's discretion:

100% refund (minus entrycentral card processing fees) issued up to 30 days before the event.

50% refund (minus entrycentral card processing fees) issued up to 14 days before the event.

50% refunds will only be issued within the 14 day period if another competitor on the waiting list can fill your space. No refunds will be issued after the closing date: 7 days prior to the event.



22 Oct 2018£20.00£22.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

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

Dates and Status

Date: 27/10/2018

Status: Closed

Total Places: 120

Places Available: ??



Emma Deans



Dundee University Union Airlie Place Dundee DD1 4HP