We have opened our 2021 event – Cheltenham Tri in the park junior and adult triathlon will be held on saturday 17th july 2021

 

https://www.entrycentral.com/cheltenham-tri-in-the-park


 

 

Cheltenham Tri in the Park  is Cheltenham Triathlon Club’s family friendly off-road super-sprint triathlon set within the beautiful boundaries of Cheltenham’s Pittville Park…

An indoor pool swim followed by an off-road cycle and run around the park this triathlon is ideal for families, those who are new to the sport and seasoned triathletes looking to try something a little bit different!

Both our Junior and Adult Triathlon events sold out in 2018 and 2019!

Event Information: 
Chip timing and instant results (by What’s My Time) All race finishers will receive a finishers medal, refreshments and a goody bag! Car parking, changing, lockers, showers, hot and cold refreshments will be available on site. We are welcoming back Charles Whitton Photography – returning as our event photographers!

 

Provisional Race Day Timetable: (Tri in the Park is an afternoon event).

Once again the junior event will take place before the adult race – hopefully making TiTP perfect for families wishing to give triathlon a go!

11.30: Junior and Adult Registration and Transitions Open
12.50: Junior Triathlon Compulsory Race Briefing Poolside (10 Minutes before each wave thereafter)
13.00: Junior Triathlon Race Start
15.00: Junior Trophy/Awards Presentations
15.15: Youth Compulsory Race Briefing Poolside
15.30: Youth Start
15.30: Adult Race Compulsory Race Briefing Poolside (10 Minutes before each wave thereafter)
15.40: Adult Race Start
17.30: Youth/Adult Trophy/Award Presentations
(Please note that timings are subject to change on the day)
Age Groups: The minimin age for the Junior Triathlon is 8 years old at 31st December 2021.
Triathlon category: swim: cycle grass: run:
Tristar Start : 8 yrs 33m1 length 800m 500m
Tristar 1 : 9/10 yrs 132m4 lengths 2km 1000m
Tristar 2 : 11/12 yrs 200m6 lengths 4km 1500m
Tristar 3 : 13/14 yrs 300m9 lengths 6km 2000m
Youth : 15/16 yrsRace in the adult event 400m12 lengths 10km 2500m  adult distance

These age groups are based upon the age of a competitor on the 31st December 2021. For example…If the child’s 9th birthday is in December they will race in Tristar 1 : 9/10 years category – even though they are only 8 years old at the time of racing in July.This is a British Triathlon rule – if you would like more information on BTF age-group categories please visit the British Triathlon website: https://www.britishtriathlon.org/south-central/junior-series/information-and-distancesThe Youth Category competitors who are 15 or 16 years old on 31st December 2021 will race in the adult race. Please sign up to the Tri In The Park Adult Triathlon.

The Location: Leisure@Tommy Taylors Lane, Cheltenham
GL50 4RN