24th June 2018
Olympic Aqua Bike - 1.5km Swim/37km Bike
*there is an additional processing fee with all online bookings.
Entries taken within 2 weeks of the event & on the day of the event will include an additional £10 to the entry fee.
This is the 9th year of the Marlow Sprint & Olympic Distance Triathlon, consisting of a river swim, cycling and running. The event has attracted 1000s of participants over the year and is open to all levels of participant and encourages first time triathletes to the event.
The swim is a 1900 metre one lap course in the River Thames and is designed to make even the weakest swimmer get a fast swim split.
The Bike course is 85.6km with a very popular 3 Lap course on the far end of the route.
All the Aqua Bike events are operated under the guidelines of the British Triathlon Federation, which is the governing body for triathlon the UK.
99% of the time, wetsuits have to be worn for this event due to the temperature of the water, generally in the UK and Thames Valley most of the water is between 14 degree Celsius & 22 degrees Celsius.
The temperature of the water is always taken at least one hour before an event to determine if wetsuits must be worn.
There will prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall male and female, 1st Junior male and female, 1st Vet male and female.
Bespoke Medals for ALL finishers.
All of F3 Events Triathlon Events are organised and delivered using the British Triathlon Federation Rules.
All Participants are to abide and must take part under these Rules and Regulations.
If you are not aware or do not understand some of the details set out by the British Triathlon Federation, please visit www.britishtriathlon.org
For the latest British Triathlon Federation Rules and Regulations, please CLICK HERE
Parking will available on the football pitch behind the cricket ground/sports centre for a fee of 5 per car.
Official Car Park Address: Higginson Park, Lower Pound Lane, Marlow, SL7 2AE
NOTE: CASH ONLY - Please bring the correct 5 change to avoid any queues and delays.
Alternative parking is available in the public car park, next to Higginson Park Leisure Centre.
F3 Events Terms and Conditions apply to this event, please click here for full details.