The 2016 MacQueen Bros Mid Argyll Sprint Triathlon

25 Sep 16

2016 Rio Olympics it seems to have flown by 4 years since London, 2 since Glasgow. It looks like the GB team of Holland, Stanford and Jenkins are real podium prospects if they can stay fit. Then there is the Brownlees can Alistiar get fit/injury free will Jonny cope with the conditions - its exciting or what and its only May!

This years MacQueen Bros Mid Argyll Triathlon will be equally exciting with our guaranteed transition buzz and the wind at your back on the bike and run course. So if you want to be on the start line make sure you guarantees a place with an early entry!

 Also we have an extensive prize category list and individual discipline awards, including the all important T1 & T2 prizes!

Once again MacQueen Bros Mid Argyll Triathlon is a sporting event which aspires to promotes local community participation balanced with the right degree of sporting competition.  Resulting in an opportunity for novices to line up with some of the best Triathletes from across Scotland. Affiliated to Tri-Scotland, the National body for Triathlon in Scotland, the event is now a regular fixture on the national events calendar.

 

Triathlon Scotland Sanctioned Event

500 Metre Swim
20 Km cycle
6.5 Km Run

 

Minimum age of entry: 15 Years old at 1st December 2016

 

Entry fees
Adult Race licence holder £34.00
Adult Unlicensed £40.00

Junior Race licence holder £8.00
Junior Unlicensed £14.00

Adult team £45.00
Junior Team £24.00 
 

Refunds

If the event is cancelled due to circumstances out of the organisers control then no refunds will be offered. This includes situations such as adverse weather conditions or major incidents. If the event is cancelled due to circumstances within the organisers control then entrants will be offered a 50% refund. Entrants must apply in writing (via email) to claim their refund. No refunds will be granted after one month has passed from the event date. Entrants wishing to withdraw must inform the organiser by email. Entry fees will be refunded as follows; up to 1st September 75% refund (less any Entry Central fees), up to 11th September 50% refund (less any Entry Central fees). After 11th September - no refund. Entries are not transferable.

 

 

Team Entries:

Teams of three people only should be entered. Each person should be recorded on the team entry. One person is to swim, one person is to cycle and one is to run.

 

 

Please record on the entry form if you are a disabled athlete so that the event organizers can discuss with you suitability of the course.

 

Entries will be accepted up until the event is full and a reserve list will be in operation. Entries on the day will incur a race entry surcharge of £3.00.

 

RACE INFORMATION

 

Individual Entrants and Team Cyclists are reminded NO CYCLE HELMET, NO RACE

 

The parking of vehicles for the event is available in the local area. There is no parking available at the swimming pool  Showers and toilet facilities are provided, with lockers costing 20p refundable.

 

Competitors must be registered and ready to race before 10.30am for a 11.00am start. Registration opens at 9.00am.

 

FURTHER INFORMATION AVAILABLE INCLUDING RACE INFORMATION PACK FROM WEBSITE http://www.midargylltri-cycleclub.co.uk follow the events tab

 

 

SPONSORS

The organisers would like to thank MacQueen Bros. Oban as our main sponsor together with, Crinan Cycles, Midton Acrylics, British Waterways, Riverside Garage & the Co-op Lochgilphead for their support and sponsorship, as well as all the volunteers and marshals who help on the day

Organiser
Sarah Griffin

01546600195

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
The 2016 MacQueen Bros Mid Argyll Sprint Triathlon25/09/2016??/114Closed16/09/2016
The 2016 MacQueen Bros Mid Argyll Sprint Triathlon (Teams Only)25/09/2016??/16Closed11/09/2016
Prices
UntilDiscounted*Standard
16/09/2016£34.00£40.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

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

Event Address
MID ARGYLL SWIMMING POOL OBAN ROAD LOCHGILPHEAD Argyll PA31 8NG