Bedford Team Triathlon Relays
An exciting team based event in a fantastic multi sport venue. The Bedford Team Triathlon Relays are back for the 8th year, providing a fun way to compete and enjoy triathlon for experienced triathletes and beginners alike - open to individual teams as well as clubs!
The 3 person team format used will be 3 x swim, 3 x bike and 3 x run, with both the lake swim and the run in Box End Park, in Kempston, making for a great spectator experience as well as great racing. The bike course is out on the local roads, easy to follow with a mixture of country lanes and some fast sections
Team Triathlon Relay Cost per team - additional £5 for each non BTF Member£162 BOOK
Prizes for top 3 Male, Female, Mixed, and Veteran Teams (45+).
Box End Park, Box End, Kempston, Bedford MK43 8RQ
By Road: The venue is approximately 15 miles from both the M1 and the A1.
By Rail: The nearest train station is Bedford, approximately 4 miles from Box End Park. Bedford Station has direct access to London St Pancras International.
There is plenty of parking in the main event confines.
A team consists of 3 athletes, who each complete the swim, the bike, and the run in relay; all three members of the team must complete each discipline in turn before the team moves on to the next discipline. All changeovers between team members take place in transition, once your team member is 2 metres away from your rack position. In other words, 3 connected relay races using all three triathlon disciplines.
Registration: From 06:30am. Individuals can collect for their teams provided that they have either the BTF licence or payment
First swimmer: start 08:00 (individual start)
Transition closes at 07:45
Bike helmets are mandatory in compliance with BTF race rules.
First Aid: A mobile medical crew will be on standby throughout the event.
Toilets: There are toilet facilities in the club house, plus additional portable facilities close to transition.
Drinks & Refreshments: Due to the Covid-19 situation there are no aid stations. Please contact the venue for the availability of food and beverage outlets.
Don't forget: Wetsuit, Bike, bike helmet, bike shoes, and running shoes and it is your responsibility to ensure that your bike is mechanically sound and race ready.
Race Information: Race Day Instructions will be emailed to each registered athlete and/or team leader 1 week before the event date.
For full Race Day Instructions (2020) please click here
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