This open water sprint distance Aquathlon comprises a 750m swim in Regatta Lake followed by flat 5km run, all within the traffic-free grounds of the National Water Sports Centre and Holme Pierrepoint Country Park. The swim will be easy to navigate while the flat run offers the promise of a fast performance before finishing on the orange carpet.
Minimum Age: 15 years on 31 December 2024
Race pack collection and racking will be on Saturday morning. Race packs will not be posted. Photo ID will be required for all Race Pack collection as well as presentation of a valid BTF licence or day licence.
Security wristbands must be worn at all times for access to Transition – including collecting your items post race.
Start format will be a mass start. Wetsuit requirements will be determined on the day in line with BTF rules.
We want to support everyone to have a great race however race cut offs exist so that we can manage athlete safety, meet our commitments to the Venue and our team of volunteers and crew. Always refer to the Final Race Information for the confirmed cut off details however our expected cut offs for this event are:
Swim: 30 mins from start to exit the water.
Run: 90 mins from start to cross the finish.
There will be drink stations on the Run course offering water and HIGH5 gels.
If you change your race plans, we offer a range of options for this race. We try to be flexible and supportive, however, event costs mean that we cannot offer these options indefinitely. We believe in being transparent – an outline of the options available is below but please see the Event Terms and Conditions for full details. We also offer Race Fee Insurance from Yellow Jersey on all our individual entries. Full details of the policy can be read here – you can purchase this insurance at point of entry.
All notifications for withdraw, transfer or deferral must be received in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org by 20 June 2024 to qualify.
– Withdraw with partial refund or race credit
– Transfer to another Sprint event – £10 fee applies (plus additional race fees where applicable)
Please note that once transferred, your event entry becomes non refundable and cannot be further transferred.