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Fife Properties Lochore Triathlon 2022

12 Jun 2022 - 12 Jun 2022

Organiser's Description

Welcome to the 2022 Fife Properties Lochore Sprint Triathlon at Lochore Meadows Country Park 

Sunday 12th June 2022

The Lochore Sprint Triathlon is an ideal introductory event for those new to open water swim events. The swim distance of 750 metres, the enclosed nature of Lochore and the good safety cover offer a friendly swim environment. The cycle course with all left turns is as safe as any event and the run, entirely within the country park is mostly on paths and is virtually traffic free.

As this involves open water swimming in Scotland wetsuits are required!

Detailed pre race information including a race briefing will be emailed in the week before the event.

Distances
Swim : 750m (open water)
Cycle : 20km
Run : 5km

Timetable:

To be confirmed in pre-race information but likely to be

3 or 4 swim waves from 07.30/8am - this will be updated shortly once triathlon scotland sanctioning has been passed and all event timings confirmed to adapt to C19 individual starts and adaptations.

There will be a few alterations to the usual event structure to allow for social distancing, full instructions will be emailed to athletes in advance, but key changes are likely to include:
- Time Trial Start
- Athlete briefings will be sent in advance by email. No race day briefings.
- You will be asked to miantain a 2m distance at all times and where practical through the event.
- Extended transition areas to allow for social distancing.
- Track & Trace health declaration required.
- Spectators discouraged.
- No prize-giving ( this is a Triathlon Scotland requirement 
to prevent group gatherings).

The race will be run under triathlonscotland rules. You are responsible for knowing the rules and the course. 

About Triathlon Scotland
Triathlon Scotland is the National Governing Body for triathlon, duathlon and aquathlon, recognised by the British Triathlon Federation (BTF).
TriathlonScotland help to provide opportunities for racing through their event permitting procedure and support event organisers to host a series of Scottish Championship events.
 You can become a member of Triathlon Scotland at any time by visiting www.triathlonscotland.org/membership. You can choose from Essential, Core and Ultimate membership packages.  You will receive a race licence with Core and Ultimate membership packages and access to discounted race entries in most events across Great Britain. All membership packages offer insurance cover (cover varies) and access to fantastic product discounts and exclusive offers. 
As a Core or Ultimate member, you are also eligible to take part in the You Can Sport Ranking Series, and also earn a Scottish National Championship title.
 If you are not a member of Triathlon Scotland, by entering this Scottish National Championship event, you will be contacted via email by Triathlon Scotland for Championships eligibility and monitoring purposes.  TriathlonScotland would like to also let you know about future opportunities within triathlon, and encourage you to opt into their service.


Race Website

Race details and course maps are available on the Edinburgh Racing website.
www.edinburghracing.co.uk

Full race details are also provided in the email confirmation of your entry.

 

This year The Lochore Meadows Open Water Triathlons are accompanied by a Tristars Open Water Aquathon. It is an ideal introductory event for those new to open water swim events. The enclosed nature of Lochore Meadows Country Park and the good safety cover offer a friendly swim environment for the Aquathon. The run route is mostly on paths within the park. In addition, great facilities exist at the park with many attractions for non competing family supporters.

 

As this involves open water swimming in Scotland wetsuits are compulsory!

 

Distances
Tristars 1 (9-10 yrs)v:- Swim: 100m, Run: 1200m
Tristars 2 (11-12 yrs):- Swim: 200m, Run: 1600m 
Tristars 3 (13-14 yrs):- Swim: 300m, Run: 2000m
Youths     (15-16 yrs):- Swim: 300m, Run: 2000m

TIMETABLE
Times may change slightly.

0715 to 0815 Registration(till 10am for Aquathon)
0815 Race Briefing (10:50 for Aquathon)
0830 Standard Race Start
0850 Sprint Swim wave 1 start
0855 Sprint Swim wave 2 start
0900 Sprint Swim wave 3 start
1100 Aquathon Tristars 1 (9-10 yrs) start
1110 Aquathon Tristars 2 (11-12yrs) start
1120 Aquathon Tristars 3 (13-14yrs) start
1120 Aquathon Youth (15-16yrs) start
1200 (approx) Last competitor finishes
1230 (approx) Prize giving

 

Race Website
Race details and course maps are available on the Edinburgh Racing website.
www.edinburghracing.co.uk

 

Full race details are also provided in the email confirmation of your entry.

 

Prices

UntilDiscounted*Standard
06 Jun 2022 23:59£43.00£49.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

Until
06 Jun 2022 23:59£17.00
To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Dates and Status

Closing Date: 06 Jun 2022 23:59

Status: Open

EventDateAvailable/Total
Fife Properties Lochore Meadows Sprint Tri12 Jun 2022??/200
Lochore Meadows Tristars Aquathon12 Jun 2022??/50
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Organiser

Bruce Kidd

0131 669 4651

 

Lochore Meadows Country Park Crosshill Lochgelly KY5 8BA