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Clacton Children's Duathlon and Youth/Junior Cross Triathlon

Saturday 30 September 2017, 07:30am

Holland Haven Country Park, Clacton on Sea, Essex. CO15 5TU


Summary of Event

This is a Duathlon for Tristart, Tristar 1, 2 and 3. Youths should take part in the Super-Sprint Cross Triathlon while Juniors should think about the Sprint Cross Triathlon which is a bit longer. Adults can take part in the Triathlons too.

Type

Club Championship Bonus Points Race

Junior Club Championship Bonus Points Race

East Region Children's League Race

Timetable

Youth and Junior registration expected to open at 07.00 for a 08.30 race start.

Tristar registration expected to open at 11:30 for a 12:45 race start.

Entries

Generally this race has plenty of places and entries are already open. See link above.

Course

For Youths and Juniors the swim is an open water tide assisted sea swim and can be choppy. The bike is relatively flat, but is classified as a cross bike course, so mountain bikes are compulsory. The run course is along the seaa front and back on tarmac.

The Tristar run course is also on tarmac along the sea front. The bike course us on tarmac and grass and has some technical turns and a sharp hill. Cyclo cross bikes are allowed on this course.

It can be quite windy!

Race Distances

Age Group Run/Swim Bike Run
Tristart - Duathlon 400m 800m 200m
Tristart 1  - Duathlon 1.2km 2km 400m
Tristar 2 - Duathlon 1.6km 4km 600m
Tristar 3 - Duathlon 2km 6km 800m
Youth - Cross Super Sprint Triathlon 400m 8km 2.5km
Junior - Cross Sprint Triathlon 750m 16km 5km

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