One of the best things about the new year is planning which races you're going to do. We thought we'd tell you about the best events for you to compete in this year, all of which we will be supporting in 2020...
London – Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th August
Super Sprint, Sprint, Olympic, Olympic Plus, Weekend Warrior
Winner of ‘Best Triathlon in the UK 2019’ this unique urban route on closed roads, with a backdrop of iconic landmarks, attracts tens of thousands of participants and spectators each year. A must-do event with five distances available!
READ MORE > https://livetotri.co.uk/london/
Blenheim Palace – Saturday 30th & Sunday 31st May
Super Sprint, Sprint, Weekend Warrior
The Bloodwise Blenheim Palace Triathlon takes in the idyllic surroundings of Blenheim Palace and is widely regarded as the UK’s most stunning triathlon. An iconic race that should definitely be on your bucket list!
FIND OUT MORE > https://livetotri.co.uk/blenheim/
NATIONAL TRIATHLON RELAY CHAMPIONSHIPS
Nottingham – Saturday 29th August
Tag Relay x 4 – 500m Swim – 15k Bike – 5km Run
One of Britain’s longest established events, it attracts 2000 athletes aiming for national titles. The event returns to Nottingham for its 30th anniversary in August. Four competitors each complete a 500m swim, 15k bike and 5km run tag relay at this award-winning event.
CLUMBER PARK DUATHLON
Nottingham – Saturday 21st March
Sprint, Standard, Relay
One of the most scenic duathlon events in Britain. There are qualification slots on offer for the GB Age Group team (for 2021 ITU Standard Distance Duathlon World Championships and 2021 ETU Sprint Distance Duathlon European Championships). Still, there are plenty of novices on the course too. A challenging, fun course to test your early season fitness.
Hyde Park, London – Saturday 26th September
Half Mile, One Mile, Two Mile, Super Six
6,000 swimmers are expected to take part in the UK's leading open water swimming festival - Children with Cancer UK Swim Serpentine. The iconic event takes place in and around the beautiful Serpentine Lake in Hyde Park, London.
In addition to the rare opportunity to swim in the Serpentine Lake, the event offers heated changing rooms, dunk zone, pontoon start and finish, electronic timing, full water safety crew and hot tubs.
VISIT WEBSITE > https://www.swimserpentine.co.uk
Derby – Sunday March 29th
The Derby 10K, which takes place on March 29, has long been established in HUUB’s hometown of Derby. It attracts more than 5,000 runners and starts and finishes at Pride Park Stadium, with a city-centre route which takes in key landmarks, including HUUB’s headquarters!