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The Fugitive Sprint & Olympic Distance Triathlon

DISTANCE & PRICING:

Sprint Triathlon - 750m Swim/ 24.5km Bike/ 5km Run (£65 Individual)
Olympic Triathlon - 1.5km Swim/ 37km Bike/ 10km Run (£75 Individual)


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

Late entries:
On the day of the event will include an additional £10 to the entry fee.

START TIMES:

SATURDAY
14:00 - 18:00: Athletes Registration (SATURDAY ONLY)

SUNDAY - RACE DAY
05:00 - 06:45: Transition & Bike Racking Open (SUNDAY ONLY)
07:15: All Athlete’s Event Briefing
07:30: Sprint Distance Athletes Start 07:45: Olympic Distance Athletes Start

DETAILS:

This is the 10th year of the Fugitive 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.

This is the 10th 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 Sprint Distance is 24.5km & the Olympic Distance is 37km. It is an out and back course and only has two hills, but otherwise fast and flat.

The Run course for the Sprint Distance is a 1 Lap 5km route & the Olympic Distance is 2 Laps for a 10km. The course is on Tarmac and Grass Footpaths. It meanders back towards Marlow and into the finish at Higginson Park from the river tow path.

PRIZES:

There will prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall 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.

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.

For the latest British Triathlon Federation Rules and Regulations, please CLICK HERE

PARKING:

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.

CAMPING:

Camping is available at this event:

Friday or Saturday Night Only - £40 for Tent Pitch or £50 for Caravan/Campervan
Two Night Stay - £75 per tent pitch, £95 for caravan/Campervan

There is no external power available.


Facilities

  • Onsite car park
  • Chip timing
  • Sports cafe
  • Friendly marshals
  • Live to web results
  • Secure baggage area
  • Ambulance services
  • Toilets
  • Photography
  • Nutrition
  • 5-10m public liability
  • Music
  • Bespoke Medals
  • Feed stations
  • Great location
  • Commentary
  • Prizes
  • Clearly marked course
  • Great event
  • Great atmosphere
  • Onsite retailers
  • Lead Cyclist