Bloodwise Blenheim Palace Triathlon 2020

Saturday 30th May 2020

Blenheim Palace: Woodstock, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

Triathlon, Sprint


Activities

  • GENERAL - Saturday Super Sprint
  • GENERAL - Saturday Bloodwise Pledge Super Sprint
  • GENERAL - Saturday Sprint
  • GENERAL - Saturday Bloodwise Pledge Sprint
  • GENERAL - Saturday Sprint Relay Team Captain
  • GENERAL - Saturday Sprint Relay Team Member
  • GENERAL - Sunday Super Sprint
  • GENERAL - Sunday Bloodwise Pledge Super Sprint
  • GENERAL - Sunday Sprint
  • GENERAL - Sunday Bloodwise Pledge Sprint
  • GENERAL - Weekend Warrior
  • PREMIUM - Saturday Premium Sprint
  • PREMIUM - Sunday Premium Sprint
  • CORPORATE - Saturday Super Sprint
  • CORPORATE - Sunday Super Sprint
  • CORPORATE - Saturday Sprint
  • CORPORATE - Sunday Sprint
  • CORPORATE - Saturday Relay Team Captain
  • CORPORATE - Saturday Relay Team Member
  • CORPORATE - Sunday Relay Team Captain
  • CORPORATE - Sunday Relay Team Member
  • CORPORATE - Weekend Warrior
  • BLOODWISE - GOLD BOND - Sprint Saturday
  • BLOODWISE - GOLD BOND - Super Sprint Saturday
  • BLOODWISE - GOLD BOND - Sprint Relay Saturday - Team Captain
  • BLOODWISE - GOLD BOND - Sprint Relay Saturday - Team Member
  • BLOODWISE - GOLD BOND - Sprint Sunday
  • BLOODWISE - GOLD BOND - Super Sprint Sunday
  • PARTNER & SPONSOR - Saturday Super Sprint
  • PARTNER & SPONSOR - Sunday Super Sprint
  • PARTNER & SPONSOR - Saturday Sprint
  • PARTNER & SPONSOR - Sunday Sprint
  • PARTNER & SPONSOR - Saturday Relay Team Captain
  • PARTNER & SPONSOR - Saturday Relay Team Member
  • PARTNER & SPONSOR - Sunday Relay Team Captain
  • PARTNER & SPONSOR - Sunday Relay Team Member
  • Non-Participating Team Captain - General
  • Non-Participating Team Captain - Under 18 Relay Team Manager

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 7,000 participants of all ages and abilities to swim, bike and run around the spectacular route.  

Now in its 16th 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. 

Event details and schedule

Date:

Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st May 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/13.2km bike/2.9km run)
  • Sprint (750m swim/19.8km bike/5.4km run)
  • Mixed Sprint Relay (750m swim/19.8km bike/5.4km 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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