LB Triathlon 2020, 11th July 2020

This event is organised by Leighton Buzzard Triathlon Club

Set within the grounds of Cedars Upper School, Mentmore Road, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 2AF, this race is ideal for seasoned racers and beginners alike, and features a pool based swim, and bike and run legs that are safe and away from any traffic. For first time racers plenty of advice and encouragement is freely available. With distances and separate start times to suit each age group, your children will have great fun at a very friendly event.

COST: £23** with discounts available for 2nd and 3rd child from the same family. If you are entering using the Discounted Sibling Group entry your children will be automatically entered into the race appropriate for their date of birth.

**This price includes a British Triathlon Race Day Licence that covers insurance. £1 for 16 years and under. A £1 Discount Voucher can be applied when entering for existing British Triathlon Members who will need to show a valid licence card at registration. Use code BTFMEMB.

UPDATE: DUE TO THE THREAT OF COVID-19,TRIATHLON ENGLAND HAVE CANCELLED THE REGIONAL JUNIOR RACE SERIES FOR 2020. The organisers still hope that the event takes place. Should that change in the near future then entrants will be contacted. If the event is cancelled then entrants can choose to defer to 2021 or request a refund

Online entries: Online entries:Pay by major credit/debit cards.

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Supporters

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

events@activetrainingworld.co.uk
 

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Registration on the day opens at 10:00 in the Sports Pavillion. Registration for the Tri-stars and T1 closes at 11:30. Registration for TS2, TS3 and Youths will close at 1pm

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

It is recommended that you read the BTF rules and regulations, which will be applied to all races. 

All competitors must be licensed to race, so non-BTF members will be required to pay a £1 levy for a day licence. This is included in your entry fee.

BTF members holding a valid licence should use the £1 Discount Code when entering and must produce their licence on the day, at registration, or a £1 levy will be charged prior to racing.

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Event Name

LB Triathlon 2020

AGE GROUPS & RACE DISTANCES

Tri Start (8 Years*)- 50m Swim, 800m Bike, 600m Run

Tri Star 1 (9 & 10 years*) - 150m Swim, 1600m Bike, 1200m Run

Tri Star 2 (11 & 12 years*) - 200m Swim, 4000m Bike, 1800m Run

Tri Star 3 (13 & 14 years*) - 300m Swim, 5600m Bike, 2400m Run

Youths (15 & 16 years*)- 300m Swim, 6400m Bike, 3000m Run

* Ages as at 31 December 2020

COURSE PROFILE

Pool based swim, traffic free bike and run on enclosed school playing fields

RELAY ENTRIES

No

WATER STATIONS

Water will be provided in at least one point on the course, depending on the weather

DISTANCE MARKERS

No

TRAFFIC FREE?

Yes

ORGANISER

Leighton Buzzard Triathlon Club

EMAIL

Events@activetrainingworld.co.uk

ADDITIONAL FEES

The higher of £1 or 6% online service fee will be applied at checkout.

 

icon Prizes

Finishers medal for all!
1st, 2nd & 3rd place trophies for each gender in each age group.

icon Course Information

The LB Triathlon is held in the grounds of Cedars Upper School and in the 25m pool in Tiddenfoot Leisure Centre.

 

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ActiveTrainingWorld have free running and cycling training plans to help you train for this event:

 

Other Race Information

Race Numbers
Please wear your number pinned to the front of your top on the run and on the back of your top for the bike. Race belts can be used.

Parking and Transport
Free Parking is available at Cedars Upper School. Location map and transport advice can be found here

Changing
We will not be providing a changing area, therefore please come changed and ready to race. 

Toilets
Toilet facilities are available in the sports pavilion, where registration takes place, and within Tiddenfoot Leisure Centre

Refunds
A refund of a maximum of 50% of the entry fee can be claimed up to 3 weeks before the event. Following that date, no refund will be paid. ActiveTrainingWorld also offer the option to purchase "Refund Protection" which allows you 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

(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.

(5) I have read the Terms & Conditions of the race

 

 

LOCATION: Cedars Upper School, Mentmore Road, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 2AF

Location: Mentmore Road, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, Bedfordshire, Bedfordshire, LU7 2AF