Date(s) - 12/04/2015
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Osprey Leisure Centre
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This is a perfect event for newcomers to the sport of triathlon and a fantastic start to the 2015 season for the more experienced athlete. The facilities at the Osprey Centre are perfect for a pool based triathlon with secure racking for the bikes, chip timing by FullOnSport, a beautiful and scenic bike ride and a fantastic flat off-road coastal run. The Legacy cafe will be open during the event for spectators and competitors alike.
Please make sure you input your estimated swim time as accurately as possible when going through the online entry system as this will decide your swim group start time.
This race will be chip timed so there will be NO wave starts. Each competitor will start 10 seconds after each other in one continual wave in the pool.
The swim consists of 12 lengths of the pool, swimming up and down each length before moving on to the next lane. Please make sure you are there in plenty of time to get yourself ready for your start time. All information will be emailed out to you, everything you need will be given to you at registration.
Whether this is your first triathlon or you are a seasoned athlete this will definitely get your season off to a flying start.
Each competitor will receive a race memento and you can also purchase a technical T-shirt with the Osprey logo on too when registering for the event for an additional £15, or a hoodie for £25, these will give you extra bragging rights at future events so make sure to add it to your entry before you checkout.
Early Bird Entries BTF MEMBERS – £27.50 UNATTACHED – £32.50
Normal Entries BTF MEMBERS – £32.50 UNATTACHED – £37.50
Late Entries BTF MEMBERS – £37.50 UNATTACHED – £42.50
300m Pool Swim – 12 lengths of the pool starting at individual times. Remember to bring your goggles, hats will be provided at poolside.
17k Bike – An excellent ride around Portland Island visiting the Bill and back.
5k Run – Mainly off road along Hamm Beach to Ferry bridge and back. There will be one water stop on the run which will be halfway.