UK Ultimate 1/2 Triathlon 2019
This prestigious, demanding and much sought after ‘half iron distance' event will take place at the beautiful Alderford Lake venue in Whitchurch, Shropshire. If a long distance triathlon is not for you then this Ultimate 1/2 may be.
Freshwater lake swim with Australian exit in between laps and no current and no weed; picturesque countryside cycle and run routes. Probably the fastest 'half iron distance' in the country, ideal for PBs. Chip timed. Relay options available for all distances.
Spectator friendly venue, great for supporting friends and family.
Voted #2 in 220 Triathlon's "Top 10 Beginner Iron Races"
Printed results as you cross the line
Official race T-shirt
Fantastic picturesque venue with on-site facilities including showers, parking (charges apply) and lakeside cafe
Alderford Lake, (formerly Dearnford Lake), Whitchurch, Shropshire SY13 3JQ
1.2 mile swim - 56 mile cycle - 13.1 mile run
Ultimate Half will start from 0900hrs with a rolling wave.
The cut off times for the Ultimate Half Triathlon and Relay are as follows:
Swim: 1 hour 15 minutes after start time
Bike: 6 hours after start time
Run: 9 hours 30 minutes after start time
Probably the fastest 'half iron distance' in the Country
Freshwater multi-lap lake swim with Australian exit in between laps (no currents, no weeds)
Picturesque countryside cycle & run routes, ideal for PBs
Swim start, transition & run finish all within a stone's throw of each other
Spectator friendly venue, great for supporting friends and family
Full and up to date 2019 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 will collect your race numbers, tattoos, stickers etc. at registration on the day.
You can use the 2018 information as a guide for your 2019 event.
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