Glenrothes Triathlon Festival

09 Sep 2018

This Festival is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description

Glenrothes Triathlon Festival


We warmly invite you to join us for our second Glenrothes Triathlon Festival on Sunday 9th September at Michael Woods Sports and Leisure Centre.  The festival features 2 races that include a sprint (for the seasoned triathlete) and a novice (for the beginners/first timers). The races are open to all and the event is very inclusive.  So why not come along and give it a go.



NOVICE which consists of a swim/cycle/run format over a distance of 400m (16 lengths)/10km/3km

SPRINT which consists of a swim/cycle/run format over a distance of 750m (30 lengths)/20km/5km


Race Goodies      

Race entry includes a colourful designed medal, a draw string goody bag full of awesomeness and a water bottle. Outstanding!!


Cost of Entry

NOVICE Entry is £28 or £26 if you are a member of British Triathlon Federation/Triathlon Scotland

SPRINT Entry is £35 or £33 if you are a member of British Triathlon Federation/Triathlon Scotland

Closing date for entries is midnight Friday 31st August 2018. 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. 


 Registration closes 

  Transition closes 

 Race starts
















 13.30pm for all



Swim: The swim will take place in the pool of the Michael Woods Sport and Leisure Centre. There will be several heats starting at 9.15am. You will be advised of your heat on the day. 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 (or 2 loops if doing the Sprint route) 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

Run: The run will be on good paths for the majority of the run. The routes are below:-

Novice Route (one loop):-

Sprint Route (two loops, second loop shortened):-

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.


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 1.30pm as the event allows. The prizes have been generously donated by our sponsors Balbirnie House Hotel and Leslie Bike Shop. The bags and bottles have been donated by Velux Windows.


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


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

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


02 Sep 2018£33.00£35.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

02 Sep 2018£26.00£28.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Dates and Status

Date: 09 Sep 2018

Closing Date: 02 Sep 2018

Places Available/Total: ??/96

Status: Closed



Nicola Philp


Michael Woods Sport and Leisure Centre Viewfield Glenrothes KY6 2RD