Bloodwise Blenheim Palace Triathlon 2019

Saturday 1st June 2019

Blenheim Palace: Woodstock, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

Triathlon, Sprint, Super sprint


Activities

  • SUPER SPRINT - SATURDAY - General
  • SUPER SPRINT - SATURDAY - Bloodwise Charity Pledge Entry
  • SUPER SPRINT - SATURDAY - Partner and Sponsor
  • SUPER SPRINT - SATURDAY - Corporate
  • SUPER SPRINT - SATURDAY - Bloodwise Gold Bond
  • SUPER SPRINT - SUNDAY - General
  • SUPER SPRINT - SUNDAY - Bloodwise Charity Pledge Entry
  • SUPER SPRINT - SUNDAY - Partner and Sponsor
  • SUPER SPRINT - SUNDAY - Corporate
  • SUPER SPRINT - SUNDAY - Bloodwise Gold Bond
  • SPRINT - SATURDAY - Premium
  • SPRINT - SATURDAY - General
  • SPRINT - SATURDAY - Bloodwise Charity Pledge Entry
  • SPRINT - SATURDAY - Corporate
  • SPRINT - SATURDAY - Partner and Sponsor
  • SPRINT - SATURDAY - Bloodwise Gold Bond
  • SPRINT - SUNDAY - Premium
  • SPRINT - SUNDAY - General
  • SPRINT - SUNDAY - Bloodwise Charity Pledge Entry
  • SPRINT - SUNDAY - Partner and Sponsor
  • SPRINT - SUNDAY - Corporate
  • SPRINT - SUNDAY - Bloodwise Gold Bond
  • MIXED SPRINT RELAY - SATURDAY - General - Team Captain
  • MIXED SPRINT RELAY - SATURDAY - General - Team Member
  • MIXED SPRINT RELAY - SATURDAY - Corporate, Partner and Sponsor - Team Captain
  • MIXED SPRINT RELAY - SATURDAY - Corporate, Partner and Sponsor - Team Member
  • MIXED SPRINT RELAY - SATURDAY - Bloodwise Gold Bond - Team Captain
  • MIXED SPRINT RELAY - SATURDAY - Bloodwise Gold Bond - Team Member
  • MIXED SPRINT RELAY - SUNDAY - Corporate, Partner and Sponsor - Team Captain
  • MIXED SPRINT RELAY - SUNDAY - Corporate, Partner and Sponsor - Team Member
  • WEEKEND WARRIOR - General
  • WEEKEND WARRIOR - Corporate
  • Non Participating Team Captain - General

Description

The Bloodwise Blenheim Palace Triathlon, widely regarded as UK’s most stunning triathlon, combines a world class event experience, with beautiful scenery and a family day out. 

Each year, it welcomes over 7,500 participants of all ages and abilities to swim, bike and run around the spectacular route.  

Now in its 15th year, the second largest triathlon in the UK is known by many in the industry as the season opener and is a firmly established must-do event for any budding triathlete.  It’s also the only triathlon on the planet to take place at a World Heritage Site!

Event details and schedule

Date:

Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd June 2019.

Location:

Blenheim Palace is situated in the picturesque and historic town of Woodstock, 8 miles from north west Oxford on the A44 Eversham Road and approximately a one hour drive from the outskirts of both London and Birmingham.

Distances:

  • Super Sprint (400m swim/10km bike/2.5km run)
  • Sprint (750m swim/20km bike/5km run)
  • Mixed Sprint Relay (750m swim/20km bike/5km run)
  • Weekend Warrior (swim, bike and run as much as you can)

Course:

  • Swim: takes place in beautiful Blenheim Palace lake in the heart of the palace grounds.
  • Bike: this will be 2 laps for the super sprint and 3 laps for the sprint distance around stunning palace grounds.
  • Run: will be 1 lap for the super sprint and 2 laps for the sprint distance.

Transition:

  • This is set in front of the Palace itself, based in the courtyard, outside the main entrance into the Palace.

Essential Items:

  • Wetsuit (compulsory)
  • Bike
  • Cycling helmet
  • Tri suit or running/cycling clothing
  • Running shoes

Getting there:

If driving, the easiest way to get to Blenheim Palace is on the M40, exit at junction 9 and follow the signs to Blenheim. From other directions take the A44 exit from the Oxford by-pass.

The nearest British Rail main line station is Oxford. The S3 bus from Oxford to Woodstock approximately every 30 minutes.

There are car parking facilities for cars and coaches. Car parking is free for all competitors, although it is important to pre-book any spectator tickets.

Rules and Regulations:

All our races are governed by the BTF. Please visit www.britishtriathlon.org for all rules and regulations.

The race referee may refuse competition for anyone who does not comply with these regulations.

 

Organised by

Limelight Sports Ltd.

30 Stamford Street, London

Phone: 020 3865 6979

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