Ultimate Aquathlon 2020

Alderford Lake, Whitchurch, Shropshire

Organiser's Description

Our fun and friendly events are open to everyone. The races offer a supportive environment, with cheering crowds and a fun and relaxed atmosphere, meaning everyone enjoys their day, competitors, friends and family alike. There are two distances to choose from 1.2 mile lake swim - 6.5 mile lakeside run or 0.6 mile lake swim - 3.25 mile lakeside run. One or two complete laps of Alderford's spring fed lake is the first challenge, followed by a two or four lap picturesque lakeside run.

This is part of the Ultimate weekend, including the Utlitmate Tri, the 1/2 Ultimate and the 1/4 Ultimate.

--- This is the rescheduled event from 14/06/2020. The race organiser will be in touch with you in due course if you have made a booking for this event. ---

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  • Ultimate Aquathlon 1.2 mile Lake Swim - 6.5 mile Lakeside Run
    £44.95 BOOK
  • Ultimate 1/2 Aquathlon 0.6 mile Lake Swim - 3.25 mile Lakeside Run
    £34.95 BOOK
  • Ultimate Aquathlon Relay
    £54.95 BOOK

Awards for overall top three male and female as well as first place male and female in 40+, 50+ and 60+ age groups.

Chip Timed & printed results as you cross the line!

Finishers medal

Alderford Lake, (formerly Dearnford Lake), Whitchurch, Shropshire SY13 3JQ

Ultimate Aquathlon Distances:
1.2 mile (2 laps) Lake swim, 6.5 mile (4 laps) Lakeside Run

Ultimate Relay Aquathlon Distances
1.2 mile (2 laps) Lake Swim, 6.5 mile (4 laps) Lakeside Run

Ultimate Half Aquathlon Distances
0.6 mile (1 lap) Lake Swim, 3.25 mile (2 laps) Lakeside Run

At the completion of each swim lap, leave the water; run approximately 20m and get back into the water to start your next lap

There will be a drinks station serving water as you exit after each lap

There will be safety crafts on the water along with a minimum of 10 canoeists

Water depth between 2 to 3 metres (6 to 10 feet)

Wetsuits are compulsory for the Ultimate Aquathlon & Relay (1.2 mile swim)

Your shoe transition will be at the waters edge as you complete your allocated number of laps

Minimum Age:

16 Years (on race day)
Half - 14 Years (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.

WE DO NOT POST ANYTHING OUT - you will collect your race numbers, tattoos, stickers etc. at registration on the day.

Freshwater multi-lap lake swim with Australian exit in between laps (no currents, no weeds)

Swim start, transition & run finish all within a stone's throw of each other

Picturesque countryside run route, ideal for PBs

Fantastic picturesque venue with on-site facilities including showers, parking and lakeside cafe

Spectator friendly venue, great for supporting friends and family

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