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
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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.
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
Pool based swim, traffic free bike and run on enclosed school playing fields
Water will be provided in at least one point on the course, depending on the weather
Leighton Buzzard Triathlon Club
The higher of £1 or 6% online service fee will be applied at checkout.
Finishers medal for all!
1st, 2nd & 3rd place trophies for each gender in each age group.
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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