Here at Runderwear HQ we're so excited at the prospect of sporting events returning, so we've compiled a list of some of the Triathlon's that have caught our eye across the UK. Let us know on socials if you'll be taking part in any of these events, we'd love to know your sporting plans for the Summer!
1. Weymouth Classic Triathlon @ Bowleaze Cove, Dorset - Sunday 5th September 2021
A scenic course at the picturesque Bowleaze Cove in Dorset, the Weymouth Classic includes a 1.5km swim in the English Channel, a 40km bike leg through the Dorset countryside and finally ends with a 10km run through mixed terrain on and off road.
2. Torbay Triathlon Spring @ Paignton – Sunday 25th April 2021
With a traffic-free course, smooth tarmac, and a pool based swim, this is the perfect event for newcomers to give it a try. The event will feature both junior and adult races, with events for all ages and abilities. Head down to South Devon this Spring to take part!
Find out more: https://www.letsdothis.com/gb/e/go-tri-torbay-35945
3. The York Triathlon @ York – Sunday 1st August 2021
With 2 distances to choose from and the option to enter as an individual or a relay team, the York Triathlon is a great choice! The triathlon starts with a swim in the heated indoor pool, follows on with a flat multi-lapped bike course, and finishes with a run.
Find out more: https://uktriathlon.co.uk/events/york-triathlon
4. The All Nations Triathlon @ Windsor, Berkshire – Saturday 8th May 2021
The All Nations Triathlon is set around Dorney Lake in Windsor, so you can race around a superb Olympic Venue! This fast, flat course with closed roads and ideal swimming conditions is perfect for professionals and beginners alike.
Find out more: https://thefixevents.com/the-all-nations-triathlon
5. The Cholmondeley Castle Triathlon @ Malpas, Cheshire – Saturday 19th June 2021
This course makes for a spectacular route across estate grounds, with an epic castle backdrop in the countryside of Cheshire. The family-fun triathlon has a variety of adult and junior distances on offer, so everyone can get involved!
6. Ultimate Triathlon @ Whitchurch, Shropshire – Sunday 6th June 2021
Named the ‘Ultimate Triathlon’ for a reason, this is a challenging and highly sought after ‘iron distance’ event! Located at the beautiful Alderford Lake venue, the picturesque lapped countryside cycle and run routes are ideal for PB’s. The ¼ and ½ distances are already sold out for this event so you’ll need to act fast to secure a place for the full distance race.
Find out more: https://findarace.com/events/uk-ultimate-triathlon
7. South Coast Triathlon @ Seaford, East Sussex – Saturday 21st August 2021
This fantastic coastal venue offers an open water swim, a scenic promenade run and a flat, closed to traffic bike course. This course is spectator friendly, so it’s ideal for bringing your friends and family along to cheer you on – a great weekend for all!
Find out more: https://uktriathlon.co.uk/events/south-coast-triathlon
8. Conquer the Chilterns @ Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire – 28th & 29th August 2021
This is one of the most scenic events in the country with a fantastic course around the Chiltern Valley and the banks of the River Thames. The swim takes place in the River Thames, while the run course is described as having breathtaking views and landscapes.
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