TTC Winter Aquathlon Series: Race 2

Hello and welcome from Tewkesbury Triathlon club to our 2019 series of winter aquathlons. 400m pool swim is followed by a 5k run.

Venue and location

The aquathlon series will be held at a new venue this year at Tewkesbury Leisure Centre which is approximately two miles from M5 Junction 9.

Car Parking Free at TLC.

Registration (11:00-11:30)

You are to register at TLC. Race numbers will be provided and must be displayed on your front ideally using a race belt or safety pins. Please bring your BTF card if you want to claim the members' rate.

Transition

Trainers and any clothing you wish to use for the run should be placed in the transition area.

Race start

Your starting time will be given to you at registration, please be poolside ready at least 5 minutes before your start time. If you miss your start time you may miss your racing slot or have your start time delayed. Start times will be given out at registration. Any start time sent before the event are provisional.

Swim

The swim is 400 metres and as it is a 25-metre pool, you will do 16 lengths. You will have a lane counter, but please try and count your own lengths. You will be given a swim hat, please give it back once you have finished your swim. You will be tapped on the head with a float or have a float waved at you underwater when you are 2 lengths away from finishing your swim. If you want to overtake someone please do so with a caution and tap the person’s feet in front of you to let them know you wish to overtake and if you are being tapped on your feet please allow the person to overtake you by waiting at the end of the lane or moving over to make room for them to pass. Upon exit from the swim please shout your number to the person at the fire exit so they can easily write your number and time down.

Run

Once you have exited the swim turn left out of the pool and follow all signs and directions from marshalls. You will be doing a 1 lap out and back multi terrain course course.

Prize Giving

Prize giving will take place as soon as possible after the race. Please be patient and we should be finished as soon as we can.

Hope to see at one of our races soon and if you have any questions please phone or email us and we'll be happy to help!

Organiser Updates (4)

Result... Finish

sent by Tewkesbury Triathlon Club on 10/03/2019 at 17:33
Sorry.... I think I sent the swim split on the last email. Here's the final results http://v1.racesplitter.com/races/8B32AC2FC
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Results

sent by Tewkesbury Triathlon Club on 10/03/2019 at 17:22
Thank you all for taking part today, I hope you all enjoyed it and that we'll see you again next time (7/4/19) . Here are the results from today's race, http://v1.racesplitter.com/results/ADA4DCCE-5E8D-4627-A549-FA00C4322F4A These will be added to our website www.tewkesburytriathlon.co.uk We look forward to seeing you again soon. Jane
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Pre-Race Information

sent by Tewkesbury Triathlon Club on 03/03/2019 at 17:21
Thank You all for entering our Aquathlon on Sunday. 

Thanks to the extraordinary February weather the course is looking good, however I would still recommend OFF ROAD running shoes if you have them, as it could be muddy following this weeks forcasted rain.

We are all set to go, and are looking forward to seeing you on Sunday 10th March, here is a reminder of what you need to know for the day:

Registration: 11 am at Tewkesbury Leisure Centre, Gloucester Road, Tewkesbury GL20 5SX. 

Race Start: 1210 pm.

Prize Giving: 1345 pm. 




If you have any question between now and Sunday please email me on [email protected]

Many Thanks

Jane.


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Entry confirmation

sent by Tewkesbury Triathlon Club on 21/02/2019 at 17:44
Thank you for entering the second of our Aquathlon series races for 2019. A pre race event Pack will be sent by email prior to the event. The run course is viewable on our website www.tewkesburytriathlon.co.uk If you have any questions please email me at [email protected] Jane
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