Marlow Classic Olympic Distance Triathlon

Marlow Classic Olympic Distance Triathlon
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Distances & Pricing:

Olympic Triathlon - 1.5km Swim/ 37km Bike/ 10km Run (£85/ Relay £95.00)*

*there is an additional proccessing fee with all online bookings.

Late entries:
Entries taken within 2 weeks of the event & on the day of the event will include an additional £10 to the entry fee.

Start Times:

SATURDAY
Event Car Park & Village Open - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Athletes Registration - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

SUNDAY RACE DAY
Event Car Park & Village Open -5:30am
Athletes Registration -5:30am to 7:00am
Transition & Bike Racking Open (SUNDAY ONLY) -5:30am to 07:00am
Sprint Distance Race Briefing -6:45am
All Sprint Distance Start -7:00am
Olympic Distance Race Briefing -7:00am
All Olympic Distance Start -7:15am
Prize Presentation -Circa 11:00am

Details:

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 course is in the River Thames. It is designed to make even the weakest swimmer get a fast swim split.

The Bike course for the Olympic Distance is 37km and is undulating, but otherwise it is flat and fast. The Sprint Distance bike course is 24.5km - It is out and back and only has two hill, but again is otherwise fast and flat.

The Run course for the Olympic Distance is a 2 Lap 5km route on Tarmac and Grass Footpaths. It meanders back towards Marlow and into the finish at Higginson Park from the river tow path. The Sprint Distance is just a 1 Lap 5km route.

Wetsuit Rules:

All the triathlon 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.

Prizes:

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.

Rules & Regulations:

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

Event Partners

Facilities:

  • Onsite car park
  • Parking £5 per day
  • Chip timing
  • Sports cafe
  • Friendly marshals
  • Live to web results
  • Secure baggage area
  • Baggage £5 per bag
  • Ambulance services
  • Toilets
  • Nutrition
  • 5m public liability
  • Music
  • Bespoke Medals
  • Feed stations
  • Great location
  • Commentary
  • Clearly marked course
  • Great event
  • Great atmosphere
  • Onsite retailers

Terms & Conditions:

F3 Events Terms and Conditions apply to this event, please click here for full details.