Phoenix Sprint Triathlon21st May 2017
SPRINT DISTANCE – 750m open water swim - 24km bike - 5km run. On 21st May 2017
The Phoenix Sprint Triathlon is ideal for those looking for their first sprint OW triathlon, as an early season warm-up or as a recce for the Avenger triathlon festival in June.
Ragley Hall is situated near Alcester, B49 5NJ just off the A46. Ragley Hall is an established open water venue and Evesham Vale Triathletes are very pleased to be organising their third sprint distance triathlon in such a great location. The swim is one 750m lap of the lake.
The bike ride (taking in part of the Avenger route) is an undulating ride on a mix of A and B roads.
The 5km run is in the scenic parkland of Ragley Hall on grass and some tarmac.
The race is run under BTF rules, a copy of which will be available at registration. Maps of the course will be available on the www.facebook.com/groups/phoenixsprint/ web page. This is a non-drafting race.
Prizes will be also awarded for age categories (M and F) 15-16 (youth), 17-19, 20-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70+, based on age at 31st December 2017. There will also be spot prizes. Goody bag, including medal and vest to all competitors. Chip timing.
First wave will start at 8am. More detailed information regarding wave times will be e-mailed to competitors nearer race day.
Supporters are welcome but there will be limited entry / exit during the race and you will be unable to stay after the race has finished without paying the normal Ragley Hall entry fee
IMPORTANT - Please note, if on the 31st December 2017 you will be under 18, then written parental consent will be required before your entry is confirmed. Feel free to enter online but please ensure that the race organser has received the appropriate written constent prior to the entry close date (14th May 2017). Failure to do so will result in your entry being withdrawn. A parent must be present during the event.
Early Bird Entries - up until 28th February 2017
Individual Entry @ £40 for BTF and £45 for non-BTF
Relay Team @ £50 if a member is BTF and £55 for non-BTF (all three members get full goody bag & vest)
Standard Entries - up until 14th May 2017
Individual Entry @ £45 for BTF and £50 for non-BTF
Relay Team @ £55 if a member is BTF and £60 for non-BTF (all three members get full goody bag & vest)
Total number of places including relays is restricted to 200 so don't delay.