Southport Triathlon, 16th May 2021

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Click here to enter Southport Triathlon 2021 (coming soon)

Southport Sprint and Standard Distance Triathlon attracts triathletes of all abilities, from complete novices to elite competitors. Based at Waterside Lodge a modern, purpose built two-storey Activity Centre on Southport Marine Lake, it has become one of the biggest events in the North West, reaching maximum capacity every year. The Sprint Distance event is 750m swim / 20k cycle / 5k run, the Standard Distance is 1500m swim / 40k cycle / 10k run. The cycle course takes place on closed roads and the run course is based around the Marine Lake on tarmac paths.

In 2021 Southport Triathlon will host:

N.B. British Triathlon have announced there will be no Age Group Qualification in 2020 but Southport Triathlon will retain Qualifier Status for 2021.

ETU 2021 Standard Distance Triathlon Qualifierthis Event is hosting a Qualifier for the British Triathlon GB Age-Group Team in the Sprint/Standard race.
If you intend to qualify for the GB Age-Group Team at Southport Triathlon you must register your intent to qualify by TBC.
Additional details can be found here:

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Waterside Lodge
Marine Drive

Sunday 16th May 2021

What do I need to enter the event?

  • A roadworthy bike (mountain bikes and hybrids are acceptable) and recognised cycle helmet.
  • You must be medically sound and if you have any history of illness or injury, consult your GP beforehand.
  • You must be 15 years of age for Sprint or 17 years of age for Standard Distance in the event year. Anyone under the age of 16 must provide written parental consent at registration on the day of the event.

How much to enter:
The cost to enter Southport Triathlon sprint/standard is £49/£59. You are required to be a member of British Triathlon/Triathlon England for insurance purposes. If you are not already a member, you will be charged an additional £5 at the time of entry. Entries will close either at 12 noon on the Thursday prior to the event or when the event fills, whichever occurs first.

Included within your entry is:
Southport Triathlon finishers medal
Southport Triathlon finishers T-shirt
Swim cap
Event photographs free to download from our Facebook page

Where can I find out more about the course and the event?
To read more about the event and what to expect on the day, read the event ‘guidance notes’ by CLICKING HERE

How do I enter?
Click here to enter Southport Triathlon

Click here to see who’s entered the Southport Triathlon

Click here to edit your entry details (change your details or swim time)

What’s the bike and run route?
To view the cycle route GO HERE
To view the standard distance run route GO HERE
To view the sprint distance run route GO HERE