Ashbourne Junior Aquathlon
Based at Ashbourne Leisure Centre at the gateway to the Derbyshire Peak District the Junior Aquathlon will take place immediately after the senior Triathlon in the morning making the event totally inclusive for all the family with lots to do and see in the historic market town of Ashbourne. The event will be part of the East Midlands regional Triathlon Series.
Sunday 9th May 2021 (Postponed – New date TBC)
What is an Aquathlon?
An Aquathlon is a multi-discipline event where people compete against the clock and each other and part of the Triathlon family of events and will include a continuous pool swim followed by a run along the Tssington Trail with no break except for the transition (this is a quick pit stop to change for the next discipline).
The event is based at Ashbourne Leisure Centre, Clifton Road, Ashbourne, Derbyshire. DE6 1DR
Distances (various with age based on 31/12/20)
Tri Start (8) = 50M Swim / 600M Run
TriStar 1 (9-10) = 150M Swim /1500M Run
TriStar 2 (11-12) = 250M Swim/2K Run
TriStars 3 & Youth (13-16) 400M Swim/3K Run
Ashbourne Leisure Centre has ample toilets, full changing facilities, showers and refreshments. There is plenty of parking within the centre of Ashbourne.
Individual entry (BTF affiliated) = £18
Individual entry (unaffiliated) = £19
Start times – between 12pm & 3pm
Your actual start time will be determined by the swim time on your entry form & Age-group. Please be as accurate as possible so that you will be swimming with people of similar ability with faster swimmers setting off later in the day.
Electronic timing will be used during the event and you will be able to download your times immediately after the race.
Prizes will be awarded to:-
1st 3 overall (Boys & girls in each age-group)
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