The 1066 Triathlon

The event is organised by First Stride Events

DUE TO THE OUTBREAK AND RISK FROM CORONAVIRUS THE BTF HAVE SUSPENDED ALL TRIATHLON EVENTS. THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED FOR JUNE 2021. ALL ENTRANTS WILL BE CONTACTED BY EMAIL.

Come down to the coastal town of Hastings to try and conquer the ultimate triathlon where the 1066 Battle of Hastings took place.

A one lap sea swim followed by an undulating bike course through the heart of the East Sussex countryside, finishing with a fast, flat run along the promenade. Can you conquer The 1066 Triathlon?

Athletes will be set off in waves according to their race distance. Results will be based on their chip time. This is a non-draft legal race. 

This event is for athletes of all abilities.

Online entries: Pay by major credit/debit cards.

 

The Official Race Website is here.

Event

Supporters

First Stride Events are grateful to the sponsors of this event for their support

 

If you would also like to support this race then contact us at:

Events@activetrainingworld.co.uk

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Registration packs will NOT be posted out in advance of the race.

Registration packs can be collected on race day from 5:15am in the Event Village.

All competitors must comply with BTF rules - including being licensed to race.

Non-BTF members and BTF members who cannot produce a race licence on race day are required to pay £6 in cash on race day for a day license.

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EVENT NAME

The 1066 Triathlon

EVENT DISTANCES

The Invader 1500m Swim | 60Km Bike | 11Km Run
The Conqueror - 1900m Swim | 82Km Bike | 22.7Km Run (106.6Km)
Aquabike Invader - 1500m swim | 60km bike (same bike route as the Invader)
Aquabike Conqueror - 1900m swim | 82km bike (same bike route as the Conqueror)
The Teaser - 750m swim | 60km bike (same bike route as the Invader), followed by 1 loop of the run course.

COURSE PROFILE

Swim- Sea
Run - Off-road (Promenade)
Bike - Undulating through the countryside of East Sussex

RELAY ENTRIES

Yes

WATER STATIONS

Yes. There will be one aid station on the bike course, which the Invader race will pass through once and the Conqueror race will pass through twice. Aid will be provided twice on each lap of the run course.

DRAFT LEGAL?

No

TRAFFIC FREE?

Run - Yes
Bike - No

MINIMUM AGE

The Invader: 17
The Conqueror: 18
Aquabike: 18
The Teaser: 18
(On/Before 31 Dec 2020)

ORGANISER

First Stride Events

EMAIL

Events@activetrainingworld.co.uk

ADDITIONAL FEES

The higher of a £1 / 6% service fee will be applied at the checkout.

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All finishers will receive a custom medal

Prizes for overall Male 1st, 2nd & 3rd place.

Prizes for overall Female 1st, 2nd & 3rd place.

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The swim will take place in the sea along Hastings Seafront. The course will be either 1 anti-clockwise lap of 1.5km or 1 lap of 1.9km for The Conquerer.

Transition will take place on Sea Road.

The run will be 2 laps for The Invader and 4 laps for The Conquerer. The run will start from transition on Sea Road and head up Hasting Promenade before turning around and heading back.

The finish chute, athlete recovery zone and event village will be situated in Grosvenor Gardens which are located next to Sea Road.

Conqueror Bike Course

Invader Bike Course

Run Course. 1 lap for The Teaser, 2 laps for The Invader and 4 laps for The Conqueror.

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Other Race Information

Race Numbers
You will be provided with 1 race number in your registration pack. Your race number must be visable on your back for the bike and front for the run. If you are not using a race belt, please pin the number on your front. You will be provided with a timing chip which must be placed around you LEFT ankle throught the entire race.

Parking and Transport
Parking will be available on surrounding roads. West St Leonards train station is a 0.5 miles and Hastings train station is 1.5 miles from the event site. 

Changing and Bag Storage
There will be no designated changing areas for the event. There will be a marshalled marquee for baggage within transition to keep your personal belongings safe during the race.

Toilets
Toilets will be provided for the event.

Refunds
ActiveTrainingWorld do not offer transfers or deferrals for this event or any events listed on the website. Instead every person who books an event has the option to purchase "Refund Protection" which allows them to get a full refund of entry fees in the event of an injury, illness or other reasons specified on the policy. The link to claim your refund will be on your confirmation email along with your booking reference number. Terms & Conditions are here

Disclaimer

By entering this event you agree to the below terms and conditions:

Your details will be passed onto the event organisers for the administration of the race.

Your name, date of birth and email details will be passed onto the chip timing company. Personal details will be deleted 1 week after the event.

Where specified on the booking form any medical information will be passed onto the medical team present at the event. 

AND

1) I declare that I am medically fit to compete & understand that I do so entirely at my own risk.

2) I understand that I enter the race at my own risk and that no person(s) or organisation(s) will be held responsible for any accident, injury or loss to myself, prior to, during or after the event.

3) I understand the organisers reserve the right to alter the arrangements and conditions, should circumstances require. 

4) By entering this event, the athlete indicates acceptance of BTF rules.

 

LOCATION: Sea Road, Hastings, TN38 0AG

Location: Sea Road, Hastings, East Sussex, East Sussex, TN36 4LB