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Porthcawl Standard Distance Triathlon 2017
Sun 11 June 2017, 07:30 – 12:00 BST
This exciting Triathlon event which is now in its fourth year will take place on Sunday the 18th of June.
The aim of the event is to give like minded people the opportunity to race in a high quality standard distance event (Olympic) on the fabulous South Wales coast line.
With the experience gained from organising quality events over the years gives us the confidence we can deliver an event that will be thoroughly enjoyed by its participants, their supporters and an event that Aim2tri can be proud of.
Distance = 1500mtrs
The swim will take place in the sheltered bay of Coney Beach. The start will be a typical exciting Aussie beach start and consist of two laps of 750 metres exiting the water after each lap. We aim to make the swim as spectator friendly as possible with the two laps exiting the water with a short run on the Beach before commencing the second lap.
Distance = 40k
The cycle route is 40 km over a two lap undulating circuit with excellent road surface. It will follow the natural coastline towards Rest Bay before heading inland and encorporating the climbs of Dan-Y-Graig hill and Stormy Down
Distance = 10K
The run course is flat and over two laps following the spectacular South Wales coastline. The run surface will be on the footpath, Lower Promenade and new cycle path to the turn around point at the junction to Rest Bay.