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Aldershot Sprint Triathlon

Aldershot Sprint Distance

The Aldershot Sprint Distance Triathlon will be run on a Sunday in early April.

Aldershot Distances and Course

The distances consist of a 0.5 km (0.31 mile) swim, 14.5 km (9.0 mile) cycle and 5.0 km (3.1 mile) run.

The swim takes place in Aldershot Garrison Sports Centre's 50 metre pool and consists of 10 lengths. Provision has been made for two waves of six swimmers in each of two lanes (Maximum 24 competitors). (Click here for a location map of Aldershot Garrison Sports Centre).

The transition area is behind building at the the pool exit. (Click here for a map of the transition location).

The cycle route is on quiet roads and will have FTC yellow/red/yellow markers. (Click here for a map of the cycle route).

The run is a shade over 5km and borrows elements of Rushmoor’s Parkrun course. (Click here for a map of the run route).

Event Rules

  1. Individual must be a 'paid up' FTC member.
  2. All BTF competition and technical rules apply, in particular use of a cycle helmet. (No helmet = no race!)
  3. Rear bike lights have now become compulsory for FTC events regardless of the weather conditions.
  4. The overall winners are decided by the fastest time over the course.