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.
British Triathlon have announced that Southport Triathlon 2021 will be an age group qualifier for the European Standard Distance Championships 2022. Additional details can be found here: https://www.britishtriathlon.org/age-group
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
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 (coming soon for 2021)