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