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AbersochGolf Road Abersoch, Gwynedd, United Kingdom LL53 7EF
Offers a fantastic course for both distances with high class race management. A tri you will relish whether you’re an elite athlete or you’re just starting out in the triathlon world!
The location is quite simply stunning. Starts with a great sea swim in Abersoch's sheltered bay. A challenging but stunning bike course followed by a superb run with outstanding views.
£1,500 total prize purse with product prizes too. A memorable atmosphere both during and after the race!
Part of the award winning Abersoch Triple Crown.
Event details and schedule
ABERSOCH TRIATHLON: The Abersoch Triathlons have it all. The courses are outstanding with great support from hundreds of spectators. You also have the option of entering as a team so each member can focus on their specialist discipline.
The location is quite simply breathtaking! Abersoch is renowned for its awesome landscape & beaches, wide variety of water sports, great shops & restaurants and of course its vibrant bars. You’ll feel very welcomed by large friendly crowds and great support from organisers and fellow competitors.
PROVISIONAL START TIMES: All athletes will start together within their race distance category. The Olympic Distance will start first at 9:00am and the Sprint Distance starts second at 10:00am. NOTE THAT THERE IS MANDATORY REGISTRATION THE DAY BEFORE or ON THE MORNING OF THE RACE.
Sprint Distance - Minimum Age 16 on 31/12/2021:
Olympic Distance - Minimum Age 17 on 31/12/2021:
BRITISH TRIATHLON FEDERATION: UK Race triathlons and duathlons are governed by the British Triathlon Federation. All entrants are required to abide by all applicable British Triathlon rules and regulations.
The relevant rules and regulations can be read in the BTF Rulebook.
BRITISH TRIATHLON FEDERATION MEMBERSHIP FEE: If you are not a current member of Triathlon England, Triathlon Scotland or the Welsh Triathlon Association, you will be liable to pay a £5 day membership fee at registration. Regret cash only, no credit cards. Please show your race licence at registration to avoid paying this fee.
MP3 PLAYERS ETC: British Triathlon Rule Number 8.1 states "Any equipment that acts as an impediment to hearing or concentration is prohibited from use during an event (including transition). This includes, but is not limited to, mobile telephones (which should be switched off if stored in transition), personal stereos and MP3 players."
WETSUIT RULE: The wearing of wetsuits in triathlon is governed by British Triathlon rules and is totally dependent on water temperature one hour before the start of the event.
We do say that wetsuits in fact help with buoyancy and warmth, so we strongly recommend that you wear one if they are optional. We will keep you updated with water temperature as we get closer to the event.
£1,500 of prize money is up for grabs in 2017 with
ABERSOCH OLIMPIC TRIATHLON PRIZE MONEY CATEGORIES
MEN’s: 1st: £200 2nd: £100 3rd: £50
WOMEN’s: 1st: £200 2nd: £100 3rd: £50
CATEGORIES: 1st 40+ | 50+ | 60+ (Men / Women): Product Prize
ABERSOCH SPRINT TRIATHLON PRIZE MONEY CATEGORIES
MEN’s: 1st: £150 2nd: £100 3rd: £50
WOMEN’s: 1st: 1st: £150 2nd: £100 3rd: £50
CATEGORIES: 1st 40+ | 50+ | 60+ (Men / Women): Product Priz
KING OF MYNYTHO - CASE OF ROBINSONS BEER (Mens & Womens)