When: Sunday 2 August 2020 at 09:30 (Female) and 09:45 (Male).
Where: Dorney Lake, Eton College Rowing Centre, off Court Lane, Dorney, Windsor, Berkshire. SL4 6FJ. (Please note that this postcode has recently been updated from SL4 6QP but may not have propogated to any satnav software you may be using. Please navigate to Dorney Lake if unsure).
Pricing: £80 Unaffiliated, £77 Affiliated (British Triathlon Federation), £0 Gold Members.
Entry on the Day: Subject to a £3 surcharge (cash only, subject to availability).
Age Requirements: Participants must be aged 15 or over on the day of the race.
Registration: From 08:30 to 09:30. Participants will need to register no later than 30 minutes prior to their wave start time. Transition will be open from 08:00.
Race Packs: For collection at registration on the day only, nothing will be posted. Race packs will contain;
Preparation: Pre-race preparation;
You will exit the water and walk immediately to the transition area, running in the transition area is prohibited. Without removing your ankle timing chip, leave any swim kit in the transition area to collect after your run. Your cycle helmet must be on and fastened before you touch your bicycle and remain secured until it is racked on your return. You must walk with your bicycle to the transition zone exit and mount only on instruction from the marshal. Cycling in the transition zone is also prohibited.
Route (Cycle): The 20K course consists of 2 laps of a 10K route around the lake, all on smooth tarmac.
Route (Run): The 5K course consists of 2 laps of a 2.5K out-and-back route along the length of the lake, all on smooth tarmac.
Spectators: Spectators are welcome to position themselves on the route and will see competitors most often if positioned around the start/finish/transition area.
Licensing: This race will be licensed with the British Triathlon Federation and the results submitted within a week of the race.
Pacers: Pacers will not be offered at this race.
Bag Drop: Whilst we recommend bringing as little as possible (surplus to the kit required to compete), you can leave your belongings with us while you race using the tear-off baggage strip on your race number, collecting after you finish by presenting your race number.
Toilets: Toilets will be available at the start/finish area throughout the event at no charge.
Race Marshals: Marshals will be present throughout the cycle/run and water safety crews present on the lake during the swim.
Distance Markers: The cycle/run route will be clearly indicated with arrows, tape and distance markers where necessary.
Water Stations: There will be a water station at each end of the 2.5K out-and-back run route (every 1.25K) at which water will be provided in recyclable plastic cups.
Goody Bag: All runners will receive refreshments and snacks on finishing the race.
Refreshments: Refreshments will be available in the main building throughout the event.
Changing/Showers: Changing and shower facilities will be available at this event.
Lost Property: Lost property from an event will be kept for one month. If unclaimed, or ownership cannot be determined, lost property items will be donated to charity.
Results: Results will be uploaded live to our website (internet connection permitting) and, where possible/practical, timing print-outs will be available at the event. In all cases, results will be communicated to all pre-registered participants within 24 hours of the event.
Medals: All finishers will receive a medal on completing the race.
T-shirts are available for purchase during the order process and, subject to availability, at the race for £8 (cash only). Please note that pre-purchased T-shirts must be collected at this race and will not be available for collection at any other events.
Directions: Please visit the venue website for further information on getting to the race.
Parking: Free on-site parking will be available, directed by marshals on arrival.
Buggies/Pushchairs: This event is not suitable for runners with buggies/pushchairs.
Wheelchair Users: This race may be suitable for wheelchair users, please contact us to discuss any requirements prior to entering this event.
Earphones/Headphones: Any items which are can be inserted into or cover the ears, including (but not limited to) earphones, headphones, headsets or technical earplugs, are strictly prohibited. We reserve the right to disqualify participants who are found to be using any such equipment or accessories.
Event Time-Limit: Whilst there is no strict time-limit for this race, in order that we adhere to the restrictions imposed by the venue hire agreement, it may be necessary for us to begin deconstruction of the registration/finish area(s) approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes after the start of the event to facilitate the removal of all equipment from the premises by the agreed time.
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