Glenrothes Triathlon Festival

27 Aug 17

Glenrothes Triathlon Festival – Come and help us celebrate our 5th Anniversary

 

We warmly invite you to join us for our inaugural Glenrothes Triathlon Festival on Sunday 27th August at Michael Woods Sports and Leisure.  The festival features 3 races that include a super sprint (for the seasoned triathlete), a Try a Tri (for the beginners/first timers)  and an aquabike. The races are open to all and are suitable for complete beginners up to seasoned triathletes.  So why not come along and help us celebrate Glenrothes Triathlon Clubs 5th Anniversary.

 

Races                     

SUPER SPRINT which consists of a swim/cycle/run format over a distance of 400m/10km/3km

TRY A TRI which consists of a swim/cycle/run format over a distance of 400m/10km/3km

AQUABIKE consists of a swim/cycle format over a distance of 400m/10km (no running – yippee)

 

Race Goodies      

Race entry includes a special 5th anniversary T shirt celebrating the club, a colourful designed medal and a goody bag. Oustanding!!

 

Cost of Entry

SUPERSPINT Entry is £32 or £30 if you are a member of British triathlon federation/Triathlon Scotland

TRY A TRI Entry is £32 or £30 if you are a member of British triathlon federation/Triathlon Scotland

AQUABIKE Entry is £32 or £30 if you are a member of British triathlon federation/Triathlon Scotland

Closing date for entries is midnight Wednesday 23rd August 2017. There will be NO entries on the day.

Race Timetable                     

Registration for the race opens at 8.15am. Race briefing will take place at 9am with the first heat taking place at 9.15am. 

Race                             

  Registration closes 

  Transition closes 

  Race starts

  Prizegiving

 

 

 

 

 

Super Sprint

Try a Tri

Aquabike

9am

9am

9am

9am

9am

9am

9.15am

9.45am 

9.15am

 Approximately

 11.15am for all

 events

 

Swim: The swim will take place in the pool of the Michael Woods Sport and Leisure Centre. There will be two heats, one at 9.15am and another at 9.45am. Swim can be completed using any stroke so don't worry too much about front crawl. 

Bike: The cycle is a 10km undulating bike loop that features Glenrothes Airport and the lovely countryside. Your bike must be roadworthy ie brakes working, tyres ok etc. Helmets must be worn at all times during cycle. There is no 'drafting' allowed in these races as per Triathlons SCotland's rules. For the exact route follow the link below

http://www.mapometer.com/cycling/route_4513278.html

Run: The run will be one loop of 3km on good paths for the majority of the run 

http://www.mapometer.com/running/route_4513286.html

Both routes will be adequately marshalled with lots of signage.

It is the competitors responsibility for their own safety and to abide by the Highway Code.

 

Facilities

Changing, toilet and cafe facilities are available at the Sports Centre. There is plenty of parking on site.

Prize Giving

Will be as close to 11 as the event allows and maybe outside depending on weather during the day. The prizes have been generously donated by our sponsors Balbirnie House Hotel and Leslie Bike Shop.

Results

The event is chip timed and the results will be published as soon as possible post event

 

Rules:

This race is held under the regulations of Triathlon Scotland and the British Triathlon federation - see 

http://www.britishtriathlon.org/about

Refund Policy 

Unfortunately we are unable to offer a refund, no matter what the circumstances.

Further Info

Further race details will be explained at the race briefing on the day including the format of the swim, a confirmation of the routes and any other relevant information that ensures you have a safe and enjoyable race. In the meantime should you have any questions please contact

 

 
 
Organiser

07801443413

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
Aquabike27/08/2017??/96Waiting List23/08/2017
Super Sprint27/08/2017??/96Closed20/08/2017
Try a Tri27/08/2017??/96Closed20/08/2017

These events share a common pool of 96 places

Prices
UntilDiscounted*Standard
23/08/2017£30.00£32.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

UntilDiscounted*Standard
20/08/2017£30.00£32.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

UntilDiscounted*Standard
20/08/2017£30.00£32.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

To sign-up for this event on EntryCentral, the Service Fee is 5% (min 60p) for each sign-up

Event Address
Michael Woods Sport and Leisure Centre Viewfield Glenrothes KY6 2RD