The Southport sprint and standard distance triathlon attracts triathletes of all ability levels, 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 local events, reaching maximum capacity every year. The sprint distance event is a 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 marina on tarmac paths.
In 2018 the Southport Triathlon will host:
1. 2019 ETU Sprint Distance Qualifier (draft Illegal)
2. 2018 ITU Standard Distance Qualifier (draft Illegal)
3. Triathlon England National Standard Distance Championships
4. BUCS Standard Distance Championships
Included within your entry is a Southport Triathlon finishers medal, Southport Triathlon finishers T-shirt & a Southport Triathlon swim cap