Scottish Para Come & Tri Series 2017

17 Sep 17

Scottish Para Come & Tri Series 2017

 

We are delighted to be working with Scottish Disability Sport and a number of local partners to deliver a series of three Para Come and Tri events during the 2017 triathlon season!

The event is a 'come and try' event designed for athletes with a disability to try the sport of triathlon in a fun, supported and relaxed environment.  Each course will be on a car free route contained within the grounds of venue where there is plenty of space for athlete support and spectators.  Each participant will receive a medal on completion of the race as a race day memento.

 

Scottish Para Come & Tri Series 2017:

  • East Para Come & Tri - 21st May 2017 - Armadale Academy
  • North Para Come & Tri - August TBC - Aberdeenshire Area
  • West Para Come & Tri - September TBC - Blantyre Leisure Centre

Sign Up/Register your interest now on Entry Central! 

For more information about the events or to ask any questions please contact Triathlon Scotland, Development Manager, Calum Reid at or on 01786466903.

 

Equipment

Participants will require to bring their own equipment but we will provide bikes for those who need them, including tandems, hand bikes, trikes, scooters and stationary bikes.  Support sourcing a race guide will also be provided for visually impaired athletes.

Please note that if you bring your own bike, it must be in a roadworthy condition.  For more information about your first triathlon and what a roadworthy bike is, visit Triathlon Scotland's Your First Triathlon - FAQ page here www.triathlonscotland.org/events/your-first-triathlon-faq/

 

Additional Support

Additional support will be available on the day to help athletes take part and complete the triathlon.  Please provide details of your additional support needs with your application.

 

Payment

You can pay for your place at the event when you enter online but should you wish to pay by cheque, please select the "pay by cheque" option and send all completed cheques together with your name and the race you wish to enter to Calum at Triathlon Scotland, Gannochy Sports Centre, University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA.  Cheques must be payable to the Scottish Triathlon Association Ltd.

 

Cancellation & Exchange Policy

In the unfortunate event that you need to withdraw from the race we will offer a 50% refund until 14 days prior to the race. After that no refund will be payable but you will be offered the option of deferring your place to the 2017 edition of the event.

 

Contact

Should you have any queries please contact Calum Reid at

 

North Para Come & Tri

Open Water Triathlon & Duathlon Events

Triathlon Scotland and partners (Scottish Disability Sport) are pleased to host Disability Triathlon event in the Aberdeenshire Area (TBC) August 2017. This event will be the second in a series of three events hosted across Scotland in 2017.

The event is a 'come and try' event designed for athletes with a disability to try the sport of triathlon in a fun, supported and relaxed environment.  The course is all contained on the grounds of Knockburn Sports Loch where there is plenty of space for athlete support and spectators.  Each participant will receive a medal on completion of the race as a race day memento. 

If you would like to express interest in taking part in this race then contact: calumreid@triathlonscotland.org

Distances

 

TBC

For more information about Disability Triathlon please go to www.triathlonscotland.org/clubs/disability/

Event Timetable

TBC

 

Disability Come and Triathlon

 Triathlon Scotland are delighted to be returning to Blantyre Leisure Centre in September 2017 (Date TBC) host a Para Come & Tri event in partnership with Scottish Disability Sport and South Lanarkshire Leisure & Culture.

The event is a 'come and try' event designed for athletes with a disability to try the sport of triathlon in a fun, supported and relaxed environment.  The course is all contained on the grounds of Blantyre Leisure Centre and the adjacent park where there is plenty of space for athlete support and spectators.  Each participant will receive a medal on completion of the race as a race day memento.

The exact date of this event is to be confirmed. If you would like to express interest in taking part in this race then contact: calumreid@triathlonscotland.org

Distances

There are 3 race distances to choose from:

EventSwimCycleRun
Option 1100m850m330m
Option 2200m2500m660m
Option 3300m5000m990m

 
For more information about the distances and the routes please go to: LINK TO BE ADDED

For more information about Disability Triathlon please go to www.triathlonscotland.org/clubs/disability/

 

Event Timetable

Registration will open at 12 noon with the first race due to start at 1.30pm.  A final timetable will be published after entries have closed but all racing will be complete by 5pm.

 

Organiser
Gemma Simpson

01786 466928

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
2 - North Para Come & Tri 201717/09/2017??/1Closed10/05/2017
3 - West Para Come & Tri 201717/09/2017??/1Closed10/05/2017
Prices
Until
10/05/2017£7.50

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 5% (min 60p). You pay no surcharge

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