The Marlow Classic Middle Distance Triathlon 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 event is set to attract over 700 participants, as the world of endurance sports and triathlon creates massive demand for longer distance events over the shorter distances that have originally formed this great sport.
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.
The Run is 4 laps of 5km route on Tarmac and Grass Footpaths and meanders back towards Marlow and into the finish at Higginson Park from the river tow path.
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
Official Car Park Address: Higginson Park, Lower Pound Lane, Marlow, SL7 2AE
Alternative parking is available in the public car park, next to Higginson Park Leisure Centre.
Saturday Night Only - £25 for pitch .
There is no external power available.