WINDRUSH aquathlon

 

The Aquathlon is the annual Windrush Triathlon Club sports event held in the surroundings of Brockwell Park.

 

 
Welcome to the 7th edition of the Windrush Aquathlon on the 24th June 2018!
For 7 years we been holding this fantastic community event in our little corner of London, we hope that this continues for several more years so thanks for signing up. We have some great sponsors: Threo, West Norwood Therapies, Balfe's BikesBrockwell Lido, MSB executive, Baird, Canopy, Airofin, Altabev Photography and Ocean Leisure that donate great prizes and make this event possible.
This year we decided to raise money for a local charity – Young People Matter who are nurturing the potential of children, promoting healthy living and social responsibility. We’re doing this by hold a raffle for some excellent prizes and have the team from West Norwood Therapies donating their time to give you a post race massage.
Windrush Triathlon Club and the organising committee wish you the best of luck and hope you enjoy the day.
Rory, Race Director
 

 

Race day information

Location:

  • Brockwell Lido, Dulwich Road, Herne Hill, London, SE24 0PA
  • There are limited pay and display parking spaces avaliable
  • Bicycle racks outside the Lido entrance 

Registration:

  • Registration is located under the Windrush Gazebos near the Brockwell Lido entrance
  • Competitors race packs can be collected between these times:
    • Juniors: 07:15am and 08:15am
    • Adults: 07:15am and 08:45am
  • The race pack will contain and must be worn:
    • Swim hat
    • Race number 
    • Timing chip to be worn on your left ankle
    • 2018 Windrush Aquathlon t-shirt (you do not need to wear the tshirt for the race!)

Race briefing:

  • Juniors: 08:15am
  • Adults: 08:45a,
     

Distances:

TriStar (8 years on the 31/12/2018)
Try-A-Tri (8-14 years on the 31/12/2018)

  • 50m swim (1 length of the pool)
  • 500m run (1 short lap)

TriStar 1 (9-10 years on the 31/12/2018)

  • 100m swim (2 lengths of the pool)
  • 1km run (1 lap)

TriStar 2 (11-12 years old on the 31/12/2018)

  • 200m swim (4 lengths of the pool)
  • 2km run (3 laps)

TriStar 3 (13-14 years old on the 31/12/2018)

  • 300m swim (6 lengths of the pool)
  • 3km run (3 laps)
 
 Junior swim map

Junior swim map

 Junior run map

Junior run map

 

 

    Adult GO TRI

    • 300m swim (6 lengths of the pool)
    • 2.5k run (1 laps)

    Adult

    • 500m outdoor pool swim (10 lengths)
    • 5km run, 2 laps of Brockwell Park
     Adult swim map

    Adult swim map

     Adult run map   

    Adult run map

     

     

    Prizes:

    • Juniors: First, second and third in each boy and girl age categories: TriStar Start, TriStar 1, TriStar 2 and TriStar 3
    • Adults: First, second and third in each male and female age categories: 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-50 and 50+

    Photography:

    • Altabev Photography will be our official photographer and photos will be available to purchase after the event 
    • Personal photography is unfortunately not allowed around the lido

    Rules:

    • The race runs under British Triathlon Rules which can be found here (including information on wetsuit and kit policy)
    • It is yours/competitor’s responsibility to know and abide by the rules
    • Technical officials will be present at the event to enforce these rules
    • We are privileged to have been giv en permission to use the park please look after it - the penalty for littering is disqualification

    Start times:

    • Please be on the poolside at least 10 minutes before your exact start time
    • Please find your start time here 

    If you have any enquiries please let us know at registration or email us prior to the event.

    Good luck and see you on race day!

     
     

    Images © Lisa Bretherick