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The 2022 MacQueen Bros Mid Argyll Sprint Triathlon

25 Sep 2022

Organiser's Description

Following two years absence, we are delighted to be back! 

Proud winners of Triathlon Scotland Inspirational Event of the Year 2018, the MacQueen Bros Mid Argyll Triathlon aspires to be a sporting event which promotes local community participation balanced with the right degree of sporting competition. This provides an opportunity for novices to line up with some of the best age group triathletes from across Scotland.  Affiliated to Triathlon Scotland, the national body for triathlon in Scotland, the event is now a regular fixture on the national events calendar.

 

The MacQueen Bros Mid Argyll Triathlon is all about the transition fun buzz and the guarantee of the wind at your back on the bike and run course (for at least 50%!). So if you want to be on the start line make sure you bag an early entry - we can be sold out within 10 days! 

 

Hosted at MACPool Activity Hub, this year we have access to better changing facilities following extensive refurbishment.

 

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

500 Metre Swim  
20 Km cycle  
6.5 Km Run 

 

Minimum age of entry: 16 Years old at 31st December 2022 - please note as this is an open road event Triathlon Scotland require us to obtain parental consent for all entrants aged under 18 on race day. This should be completed on the entry form. 

 

Entry fees  
Adult Race licence holder £40.00  
Adult Unlicensed £46.00  
 
Junior Race licence holder £19.00  
Junior Unlicensed £25.00  
 
Adult team £50.00  
Junior Team £25.00  

 

Entry Central fees of 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up apply.

 

 

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 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 £5.00. 

 

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. 

 

Competitors must be registered and ready to race before 10.30am for a 10.50am start. Registration opens at 9.00am. 

 

FURTHER INFORMATION AVAILABLE INCLUDING RACE INFORMATION PACK FROM WEBSITE MacQueen Bros Mid Argyll Triathlon 2022 - Triathlon Scotland and download the competitor notes.  

 

 

SPONSORS 

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

 

 

Prices

The organiser has included pricing details in the Organiser's Description
The organiser has included pricing details in the Organiser's Description
To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Dates and Status

Date: 25 Sep 2022

Closing Date: 11 Sep 2022 23:59

Status: Open

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Mid Argyll Triathlon and Cycle Club
     

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