Battlefield Duathlon

Duathlon Duathlon
Date 14 Apr 2019 08:00
Category Duathlon
Length Sprint, Standard and Middle
HQ Naseby Village Hall Haselbech Road, Naseby. NN6 6DE map
Entries close 23:59 9-APR-2019
SPRINT
STANDARD
MIDDLE

Welcome to the Battlefield Duathlon 2019

Event start

The event will start at 8am on Sunday 14th April 2019. Further details on timings will be published in the event information pack nearer the time.

Location

The event is situated in the picturesque village of Naseby on the Leicestershire/Northamptonshire border and is less than an hour from Birmingham, Nuneaton, Coventry, Rugby, Hinckley, Leicester, Loughborough, Oakham, Corby, Market Harborough, Kettering, Peterborough, Wellingborough, Huntingdon, St Neots, Bedford and Northampton.

 

The Racing

With 3 distances to choose from, this race will suit:

Duathletes looking to qualify for an AG place or test peak season fitness;

Triathletes looking to get sharp for the upcoming season;

Keen cyclists or runners looking for a new challenge.

 

The Run/Bike/Run distance options are as follows.  
Sprint 5K 19K 5K
Standard 10K 38K 5K
Middle 20K 76K 10K

 

European Middle Distance Duathlon Championship Qualification

This event is a qualifying event for the championships. Details such as the qualifying process will be available here when they have been released. The event is expected to be in May 2019.

 

Courses

The courses are made up of multiples of a 19K bike loop and two run loops of 5K and 10K, as follows:
Sprint 5K loop/1 x 19K loop/5K loop
Standard 10K loop/2 x 19K loop/5K loop
Middle 2 x10K loop/4 x 19K loop/10K loop

Maps and gpx files are available on the event website.

 

Entries and Prizes

If you are interested in doing either distance as a relay, please get in touch. There will be an additional fee for t-shirt/medal and a BTF day license as applicable.
All competitors will receive a medal and a t-shirt.
Trophies and prizes for 1st -3rd Male and Female in each distance category. All AG winners will receive an AG trophy.

 

Event Supporters

Training Shed Market Harborough will be providing prizes of massages for the top 3 in each race.

Clif and Nuun are the nutrition and hydration sponsors and will be providing Nuun electrolyte and Clif Shot Bloks on the course.

 

Costs

Sprint £35 + £5 day license

Standard £40 + £5 day license

Middle £45 + £5 day license

Please get in touch if you are interested in taking part as a relay team.