Southport Triathlon, 16th May 2021


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 and this Event is hosting a Qualifier for the British Triathlon GB Age-Group Team but the race/distance is TBC.
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

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 (coming soon for 2021)

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