DISTANCE & PRICING:
Half Iron Aqua Bike - 1.9km Swim/ 85.6km Bike (£60)*
*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 £20 to the entry fee.
14:00 - 18:00: Athletes Registration (SATURDAY ONLY)
SUNDAY - RACE DAY
05:00 - 06:15: Transition & Bike Racking Open (SUNDAY ONLY)
06:15: All Athlete’s Event Briefing
06:30: All Half Iron Distance Athletes Start
The Marlow Classic Half Iron Distance is the only long distance event in the Thames Valley. a fairly flat scenic course taking in the views of Marlow and the surrounding areas.
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.
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 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 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
Any accommodation not booked in advance of the event will incur a £20 surcharge on the day, if there is availability.
There is no external power available.
There are showers available when the leisure centre facility is open.
Toilets available 24/7
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