River Spey Swims & MunroMan Triathlons (Scottish Triathlon Series round 3)

09 Jul 17

RIVER SPEY SWIMS & MUNROMAN TRIATHLONS

ENTER 2 Scottish Triathlon Series events, get 3rd HALF PRICE and 4th FREE

All events must be mede in 1 single transaction.

Put all events in your EntryCentral shopping basket. The system will them update, taking away the respective cost of your cheapest event(s).

Full details on Scottish Triathlon Series at https://scottishtriathlonseries.wordpress.com/

This offer does not apply to Sprint or Relay races. 

LOCH loMAN - Sun 21st May 

Balloch, Loch Lomond (sprint, standard, middle)

ArranMan - Sun 18th June 

Lamlash, Isle of Arran (standard, middle)

MunroMan - Sun 9th July 

River Spey to Cairngorm Summit (standard, middle, xtri)

St Andrews - Sun 17th Sept

Chariots of Fire beach & Old Course (sprint, standard, middle & IRON)

 

 

Swim in the whisky river.

The team that brought you the UK's highest cycle sportive - 3 Pistes Cycle and the mentalness that is  SwimRun Loch Lomond, return with the UK's HIGHEST 10km Swim Race and now THE UK's HIGHEST TRIATHLONS

 

Swim in Scotland's 2nd longest river.

Swim in the world's tastiest, cleanest river. Almost 60% of all the planet's Scotch whisky comes from this river.

Swim past hungry Polar Bears ;-) 

River Spey Swims & Triathlons, Kingussie - Loch Insh Watersport Centre - approx start times (& early bird prices)

Sat 8th July 2017 - 10km, 5km & 1 mile swims

Sun 9th July 2017 - MunroMan Traithlons (Standard, Middle & Xtri)

 

ENTER 2 Scottish Triathlon Series events, get 3rd HALF PRICE and 4th FREE

All events must be mede in 1 single transaction.

Put all events in your EntryCentral shopping basket. The system will them update, taking away the respective cost of your cheapest event(s).

Full details on Scottish Triathlon Series at https://scottishtriathlonseries.wordpress.com/

 This offer does not apply to Sprint or Relay races.

LOCH loMAN - Sun 21st May 

Balloch, Loch Lomond (sprint, standard, middle)

ArranMan - Sun 18th June 

Lamlash, Isle of Arran (standard, middle)

MunroMan - Sun 9th July 

River Spey to Cairngorm Summit (standard, middle, xtri)

St Andrews - Sun 17th Sept

Chariots of Fire beach & Old Course (sprint, standard, middle & IRON)

 

Swim in the whisky river. Bike through Highland history and run over the UK's only Artic Plateau.

 

Take the UK's highest sportive (3 Pistes) add the UK's Highest marathon swim (River Spey) and sprinkle a run over a couple of Munros. What do you get? Pleasure and pain.

MunroMan – Sunday 9th July 2017

Standard, Middle and Iron Distance triathlons

The UK’s Highest Middle & Iron Triathlon Swim.
The UK’s Highest Triathlon Bike Course with Mountain Top Finish.
The UK’s Highest Triathlon Transition.
The UK’s Highest Triathlon Run Course.
The UK’s Highest Triathlon Finish.

https://munromantri.wordpress.com/

 

 

MUNROMAN XTRI

Loch Insh Watersport Centre to Cairngorm Summit

5km swim, 200km bike, 42km hill run

Swim in Scotland's 2nd longest river.

Swim in the world's tastiest, cleanest river. Almost 60% of all the planet's Scotch whisky comes from this river.

Swim past hungry Polar Bears ;-) 

Ride 200km through 2 ski centres and up and down 20% gradients

Run over the UK's only Artic Plateau

 

 

Race Day Sun 9th July 2017

 

Registration, Swim Start & T1 - Loch Insh Watersports

T2 (UK's HIGHEST EVER TRANSITION) - Coire Cas Carpark, CairnGorm Mountain

Finish - Outside Ptarmigan Funicular Station near top of CairnGorm Mountain

 

Schedule

Sat 8th July

River Spey 10km & 5km Swims

1pm - 4pm Triathlon registration

4pm COMPULSORY Triathlon race briefings

 

Sun 9th July

04.30 Transition opens

05.00 Xtri athlete Transfer to start

05.30 Xtri Race start (5km downstream)

06.30 Transition closes for Middle

07.45 Transition opens for Standard 

08.00 Middle Distance Race Start

08.15 Transition closes for Standard

09.30 Standard Distance Race Start

12noon First standard Finisher

12.30 First Xtri on "run"

12.45 First Middle Finisher

16.45 T2 Cut off

17.00 First Xtri Finisher

22.00 LAST Xtri finisher

 

 

Xtri Bike Course - http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/fullscreen/1096602046/

 

Xtri RUN Course - You will start by going up CairnGorm from T2, onto the plateau towards Ben Macdui, then return to Cairngorm, Coire Cas, down to Loch Morlich / Rothiemurchus and finally return back to the top station finish at Cairngorm. Full run course details to follow.

Compulsory Mountain Equipment

A full kit list for the mountain run will be published early 2017. Expect it to include full waterproofs, foil blankets, water, food etc.

SPLIT TRANSITIONS

Let's be honest, split transitions are a pain in the arse. We will work out a baggage shuttle system for getting your T1 & T2 gear to you / back to you.

AID STATIONS & SUPPORT RUNNERS.

Unlike other Xtris we do not require you to be self suffiecient, or have your pals act as team cars / soigneres / support runners.

If your friends and family wish to follow you round the bike course or run the high plateau with you we actively encourage that (Plateau max 2 support runners per athlete). However they cannot carry your compulsory kit for you!

Bike Course Aid stations 

Nethy Bridge 30km & 170km

The Lecht 65km & 135km

Strathdon 120km

Run course aid stations will be available at T2, CairnGorm top station, Sugar Bowl and Glenmore Hayfield.

 

Triathlon rules:

Triathlon Equipment: Wet suits and cycle helmets are obligatory and neoprene swim caps recommended. A rule excemption will be applied for from TS to allow neoprene footwear and gloves during the swim. WE RECOMMEND THIS

 

Nutrition: 

High5 gels and powder, bananas, pretzels, flat coke and other goodies will be available at the feed stations. 

There will be NO REFUNDS and NO TRANSFERS to other athletes. If you become unable to make the event you will be able to defer your entry to 2018 or to another Ha Ha Event. Please only sign up if you know you can make the event.

 

ENTER 2 Scottish Triathlon Series events, get 3rd HALF PRICE and 4th FREE

All events must be mede in 1 single transaction.

Put all events in your EntryCentral shopping basket. The system will them update, taking away the respective cost of your cheapest event(s).

Full details on Scottish Triathlon Series at https://scottishtriathlonseries.wordpress.com/

 This offer does not apply to Sprint or Relay races.

LOCH loMAN - Sun 21st May 

Balloch, Loch Lomond (sprint, standard, middle)

ArranMan - Sun 18th June 

Lamlash, Isle of Arran (standard, middle)

MunroMan - Sun 9th July 

River Spey to Cairngorm Summit (standard, middle, xtri)

St Andrews - Sun 17th Sept

Chariots of Fire beach & Old Course (sprint, standard, middle & IRON)

 

Swim in the whisky river. Bike through Highland history and run over the UK's only Artic Plateau.

 

Take the UK's highest sportive (3 Pistes) add the UK's Highest marathon swim (River Spey) and sprinkle a run over a couple of Munros. What do you get? Pleasure and pain.

MunroMan – Sunday 9th July 2017

Standard, Middle and Iron Distance triathlons

The UK’s Highest Middle & Iron Triathlon Swim.
The UK’s Highest Triathlon Bike Course with Mountain Top Finish.
The UK’s Highest Triathlon Transition.
The UK’s Highest Triathlon Run Course.
The UK’s Highest Triathlon Finish.

https://munromantri.wordpress.com/

 

 

MUNROMAN MIDDLE DISTANCE

Loch Insh Watersport Centre to Cairngorm Summit

1.9km swim, 90km bike, 20km hill run

Swim in Scotland's 2nd longest river.

Swim in the world's tastiest, cleanest river. Almost 60% of all the planet's Scotch whisky comes from this river.

Swim past hungry Polar Bears ;-) 

Ride to UK's highest triathlon transiton

Run over the UK's only Artic Plateau

 

 

Race Day Sun 9th July 2017

 

Registration, Swim Start & T1 - Loch Insh Watersports

T2 (UK's HIGHEST EVER TRANSITION) - Coire Cas Carpark, CairnGorm Mountain

Finish - Outside Ptarmigan Funicular Station near top of CairnGorm Mountain

 

Schedule

Sat 8th July

River Spey 10km & 5km Swims

1pm - 4pm Triathlon registration

4pm COMPULSORY Triathlon race briefings for ALL distances

 

Sun 9th July

04.30 Transition opens

05.00 Xtri athlete Transfer to start

05.30 Xtri Race start (5km downstream)

06.30 Transition closes for Middle

07.45 Transition opens for Standard 

08.00 Middle Distance Race Start

08.15 Transition closes for Standard

09.30 Standard Distance Race Start

12noon First standard Finisher

12.30 First Xtri on "run"

12.45 First Middle Finisher

16.45 T2 Cut off

17.00 First Xtri Finisher

22.00 LAST Xtri finisher

 

 

Middle Bike Course - http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/1281641659

With the exception of the final climb up the UK's 4th highest road, the MunroMan Middle distance bike course is a flat fast route regularly used for the local time trail events.

Middle RUN Course - You will start by going up CairnGorm from T2, onto the plateau towards Ben Macdui, then return to Cairngorm, Coire Cas, down to Loch Morlich / Rothiemurchus and finally return back to the top station finish at Cairngorm. Full run course details to follow.

Compulsory Mountain Equipment

A full kit list for the mountain run will be published early 2017. Expect it to include full waterproofs, foil blankets, water, food etc.

SPLIT TRANSITIONS

Let's be honest, split transitions are a pain in the arse. We will work out a baggage shuttle system for getting your T1 & T2 gear to you / back to you.

AID STATIONS & SUPPORT RUNNERS.

Unlike other Xtris we do not require you to be self suffiecient, or have your pals act as team cars / soigneres / support runners.

If your friends and family wish to follow you round the bike course or run the high plateau with you we actively encourage that (Plateau max 2 support runners per athlete). However they cannot carry your compulsory kit for you!

Bike Course Aid stations 

 

Coylumbridge, accessed at 34km & 75km

Run course aid stations will be available at T2, CairnGorm top station, Sugar Bowl and Glenmore Hayfield.

 

Triathlon rules:

Triathlon Equipment: Wet suits and cycle helmets are obligatory and neoprene swim caps recommended. A rule excemption will be applied for from TS to allow neoprene footwear and gloves during the swim. WE RECOMMEND THIS

 

Nutrition: 

High5 gels and powder, bananas, pretzels, flat coke and other goodies will be available at the feed stations. 

There will be NO REFUNDS and NO TRANSFERS to other athletes. If you become unable to make the event you will be able to defer your entry to 2018 or to another Ha Ha Event. Please only sign up if you know you can make the event.

ENTER 2 Scottish Triathlon Series events, get 3rd HALF PRICE and 4th FREE

All events must be mede in 1 single transaction.

Put all events in your EntryCentral shopping basket. The system will them update, taking away the respective cost of your cheapest event(s).

Full details on Scottish Triathlon Series at https://scottishtriathlonseries.wordpress.com/

This offer does not apply to Sprint or Relay races. 

LOCH loMAN - Sun 21st May 

Balloch, Loch Lomond (sprint, standard, middle)

ArranMan - Sun 18th June 

Lamlash, Isle of Arran (standard, middle)

MunroMan - Sun 9th July 

River Spey to Cairngorm Summit (standard, middle, xtri)

St Andrews - Sun 17th Sept

Chariots of Fire beach & Old Course (sprint, standard, middle & IRON)

 

Swim in the whisky river. Bike through Highland history and run over the UK's only Artic Plateau.

 

Take the UK's highest sportive (3 Pistes) add the UK's Highest marathon swim (River Spey) and sprinkle a run over a couple of Munros. What do you get? Pleasure and pain.

MunroMan – Sunday 9th July 2017

Standard, Middle and Iron Distance triathlons

The UK’s Highest Middle & Iron Triathlon Swim.
The UK’s Highest Triathlon Bike Course with Mountain Top Finish.
The UK’s Highest Triathlon Transition.
The UK’s Highest Triathlon Run Course.
The UK’s Highest Triathlon Finish.

https://munromantri.wordpress.com/

 

 

MUNROMAN STANDARD DISTANCE

Loch Insh Watersport Centre to Cairngorm Summit

1.5km swim, 48km bike, 10km hill run

Swim in Scotland's 2nd longest river.

Swim in the world's tastiest, cleanest river. Almost 60% of all the planet's Scotch whisky comes from this river.

Swim past hungry Polar Bears ;-) 

Ride to UK's highest triathlon transiton

Run over the UK's only Artic Plateau

 

 

Race Day Sun 9th July 2017

 

Registration, Swim Start & T1 - Loch Insh Watersports

T2 (UK's HIGHEST EVER TRANSITION) - Coire Cas Carpark, CairnGorm Mountain

Finish - Outside Ptarmigan Funicular Station near top of CairnGorm Mountain

 

Schedule

Sat 8th July

River Spey 10km & 5km Swims

1pm - 4pm Triathlon registration

4pm COMPULSORY Triathlon race briefings for ALL distances

 

Sun 9th July

04.30 Transition opens

05.00 Xtri athlete Transfer to start

05.30 Xtri Race start (5km downstream)

06.30 Transition closes for Middle

07.45 Transition opens for Standard 

08.00 Middle Distance Race Start

08.15 Transition closes for Standard

09.30 Standard Distance Race Start

12noon First standard Finisher

12.30 First Xtri on "run"

12.45 First Middle Finisher

16.45 T2 Cut off

17.00 First Xtri Finisher

22.00 LAST Xtri finisher

 

 

Standard Bike Course - http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/1281629722

With the exception of the final climb up the UK's 4th highest road, the MunroMan Standard distance bike course is a flat fast route regularly used for the local time trail events.

Standard RUN Course - You will start by going up CoireCas via zigzag Gunbarrel to CairnGorm summit, from T2, then return down to Coire Cas via M2 and finally return back to the top station finish at Cairngorm. Full run course details to follow.

Compulsory Mountain Equipment

A full kit list for the mountain run will be published early 2017. Expect it to include full waterproofs, foil blankets, water, food etc.

SPLIT TRANSITIONS

Let's be honest, split transitions are a pain in the arse. We will work out a baggage shuttle system for getting your T1 & T2 gear to you / back to you.

AID STATIONS & SUPPORT RUNNERS.

Unlike other Xtris we do not require you to be self suffiecient, or have your pals act as team cars / soigneres / support runners.

If your friends and family wish to follow you round the bike course or run the high plateau with you we actively encourage that (Plateau max 2 support runners per athlete). However they cannot carry your compulsory kit for you!

Bike Course Aid stations 

 

Coylumbridge, accessed at 34km & 75km

Run course aid stations will be available at T2, CairnGorm top station, Sugar Bowl and Glenmore Hayfield.

 

Triathlon rules:

Triathlon Equipment: Wet suits and cycle helmets are obligatory and neoprene swim caps recommended. A rule excemption will be applied for from TS to allow neoprene footwear and gloves during the swim. WE RECOMMEND THIS

 

Nutrition: 

High5 gels and powder, bananas, pretzels, flat coke and other goodies will be available at the feed stations. 

There will be NO REFUNDS and NO TRANSFERS to other athletes. If you become unable to make the event you will be able to defer your entry to 2018 or to another Ha Ha Event. Please only sign up if you know you can make the event.

Organiser
Alan Anderson

07930312135

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
MunroMan Extreme Triathlon09/07/2017??/100Open04/07/2017
MunroMan Middle Triathlon09/07/2017??/100Open02/07/2017
MunroMan Standard Triathlon09/07/2017??/200Open04/07/2017
Prices
UntilDiscounted*Standard
31/10/2016£245.00£250.00
31/12/2016£270.00£275.00
04/07/2017£295.00£300.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

UntilDiscounted*Standard
31/10/2016£90.00£95.00
31/12/2016£100.00£105.00
02/07/2017£115.00£120.00

*Discounted for members of any of TS TE WT

Until
31/10/2016£60.00
31/12/2016£70.00
04/07/2017£75.00

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

Event Address
Loch Insh Watersports Centre Kincraig, Kingussie, Inverness-shire. PH21 1NU