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Stratford Triathlon 2020

3.0 · 1 review

Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

Stratford Leisure Centre, Bridgefoot, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6YY, UK

Sun 04th October 2020

Starting at 09:00

4 races

£64.95 - £74.95

COVID-19 INFORMATION

All UK Triathlon 2020 events

Your Health before the Event

If you have any Covid-19 symptoms do not come to the event. If you develop symptoms within 14 days after the event and are tested positive, please contact UK Triathlon immediately.

Social Distancing

It is each and every person's responsibility to social distance at 2 metres where possible before, during and after the event. Please make sure your spectators are aware of and abide by the 2 metre distance rule.

Hand Sanitising

There will be 10 hand sanitiser stations around the venue, please hand sanitise before registration, entering transition, finish line and whenever you have the opportunity to do so before and after the event. Please sanitise before and after toilet use.

Registration

Please allow more time than normal to register. You must register yourself. You cannot have anyone register for you. Only one competitor will be allowed to register at a time (except relay teams who must register together). Please queue at a 2 metre separation. Hand sanitise before entering. Every competitor will be temperature checked with a digital thermometer before registering.

Transition

Each competitor has their own numbered racking position. Rack only there and with your race number facing you.

Race Brief

There will be a short race brief shortly before each event starts from the finish line stage which will be announced over the PA system on the day.

Start Format - Lake Swim

Competitors will each have their own individual start time and be started at the edge of the lake at 10 second intervals. You can only do your warm up on dry land. Maintain a 2 metre gap from other swimmers at all times.

Start Format - Pool Swim

Competitors will each have their own individual start time at 30 second intervals. Maintain a 2 metre gap from other swimmers at all times.

Bike Course

Normal drafting rules apply.

Run Course

Overtake or pass other competitors at a minimum distance of 2 metres where possible.

Feed Stations Run & Finish line

Drinks will be dispensed for you at feed stations, High5 Energy Source & Water will be identified clearly with signs. Move away as quickly as possible allowing for other competitors. Bin your litter.

Spectators

Please do not bring unnecessary spectators if possible. Your Covid Officer is Vic Bickerton If you wish to report anything regarding Covid safety, please report it to Vic located at the finish line.

C-19 PLAN
UK Triathlon has provided covid-19 safety information for this event.

Organiser's Description

A fun but challenging event in the historic town of Stratford-upon-Avon. The pool swim at Stratford Leisure Centre is followed by a flat countryside cycle course heading out towards Warwick. The challenge finishes with a picturesque run alongside the River Avon. Aimed at all abilities and all levels of fitness, from complete novice to club and pro triathlete, as well as charity and fun competitors. Sprint, super sprint, fun and relay options.

Also, we want to encourage more women to have a go so UK Triathlon has dedicated a section of this event solely to the Pink Wave, a women only start in the pool, and will donate £10 from every Pink Wave entry to Cancer Research UK. Any age, any ability, just get together for the camaraderie and the challenge, whilst raising vital funds for research into beating cancer.

NOTE - This is the rescheduled event from 3rd May 2020. The race organiser will be in touch with you in due course if you have made a booking for this event for the earlier date.

Races

  • Stratford Sprint

    400m Swim - 18k Cycle - 5k Run

    British Triathlon (BTF) £6 save £6.00

    £64.95 CLOSED
  • Stratford Super Sprint

    200m Swim - 18k Cycle - 5k Run

    British Triathlon (BTF) £6 save £6.00

    £64.95 CLOSED
  • Stratford Fun

    200m Swim - 18k Cycle - 2.5k Run

    £64.95 CLOSED
  • Stratford Relay

    Price Per Relay Team

    £74.95 CLOSED

Book

  • Stratford Sprint

    400m Swim - 18k Cycle - 5k Run

    British Triathlon (BTF) £6 save £6.00

    £64.95 CLOSED
  • Stratford Super Sprint

    200m Swim - 18k Cycle - 5k Run

    British Triathlon (BTF) £6 save £6.00

    £64.95 CLOSED
  • Stratford Fun

    200m Swim - 18k Cycle - 2.5k Run

    £64.95 CLOSED
  • Stratford Relay

    Price Per Relay Team

    £74.95 CLOSED
What's Included

2020 finishers medal for all entrants

Chip Timed

Printed results as you cross the line!

Prizes for top 3 male & female in Sprint & Super Sprint, as well as age group prizes in the Sprint Triathlon.

Location

Stratford Leisure Centre, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6YY

Course Details

Sprint & Relay: 400m swim, 18 km cycle, 5 km run

Super Sprint: 200m swim, 18 km cycle, 5 km run

Fun: 200m swim, 18 km cycle, 2.5 km run

The Stratford Triathlon offers an indoor pool swim at Stratford Leisure Centre in the picturesque and historic town of Stratford-upon-Avon.

Countryside bike route

Flat towpath run course taking in scenic views of the River Avon

Now in it's 21st year the event has seen thousands of competitors take on the challenge of swim, bike and run with a fun & friendly atmosphere and great support from the cheering crowds.

Competitor Information

Minimum Age: 16 yrs on Race day

Full and up to date 2020 competitor race day information with your race number and start time will be emailed to you 7-10 days before the event. Please take some time to read all the event information, it will make it far more enjoyable for you and reduce the need to ask questions on the day.

You can use 2019 information as a guide for your event:

https://uktriathlon.co.uk/application/files/8515/5723/4415/Stratford_Race_Notes_2019.pdf

Parking

Onsite parking available (charges applicable)

3 · 1 Review

Matt

·2 years ago

Nice event - could be better for first timers. This was my first triathlon and so I had no idea what to do and where to go. There was no explanation of what was in the bag that you are given when you are arrive. I didn’t know that the bag included the timing chip so I did not wear this at all. It was also not clear how to begin the swim - I wandered through the leisure centre and had to ask a couple of times for directions. Now that I have done one, I know what to expect but it could be made better for future newbies. I will definitely be doing another one.

Location

Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

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