Selected as 2017 Triathlon England National Middle Distance Triathlon Championships.
The Owler Tri’s offer a middle and standard distance events plus aquabikes.
The triathlons will start in Lydd Lake with a split transition, before competitors ride a point to point route towards the Julie Rose Stadium – on quiet, scenic country roads through Lydd, Appledore, Hamstreet, Godersham for the bike section, before returning to transition at trackside.
The 21K run section is flat two laps and follows a route around the beautiful new Conningbrook country park and surrounding roads. The sprint and standard run also follows the same route. You then head to cross the finish line at the Julie Rose Stadium.
Also on offer the Owler Aquabike both at half and standard distance.
Half Tri & Team 1.9K Swim 87K Bike 21K Run Half Aquabike 1.9K Swim 87K Bike 8am 1.5K Swim 40K Bike 10K Run Standard Aquabike 1.5K Swim 40K Bike 10am
Start - Lydd lake, Jury's Gap, Lydd, Kent TN29 9JW
Finish - Julie Rose Stadium, Kennington Road, Willesborough, Ashford Kent TN24 9QX
Parking: Please follow marshals directions at Julie Rose Stadium.
Registration: Open on Saturday 22 July, Midday-4pm at Julie Rose Stadium and Sunday 23 July 6.30am-9.15am at Lydd Lake.
All competitors must comply with BTF rules and use the highway in accordance with the Highway Code. Individual competitors will complete the whole course.
Running not your thing? Then enter our Aquabike - returning again by popular demand at all distances - it comprises of the swim and bike, before re-racking your bike to then cross the finish line in the stadium.
Cut off times for each section will apply. All details are available at via our homepage All enquiries please contact Tri Spirit Events. Please do not contact the Julie Rose Stadium, Ashford Borough Council, or Ashford Leisure Trust in relation to this event.
Please note, all competitors for the half distance events must be 19 years of age by 31.12.17. Email: email@example.com.
All competitors for the standard distance events must be 17 years of age by 31.12.17.
Please us a postal entry if you do not want to pay the Active booking fee.
All swims start and exit new Lydd lake.
Standard Tri & Aquabike - 2 x 750m laps
Half Tri & Aquabike - 2 x 950m laps
Standard Tri & Aquabike - 44K = point to point lap
New bike route
Half Tri & Aquabike - 87K
Run around Conningbrook lake then head onto quiet country lanes.
Half Tri - 21K - 2 x 10.5K laps
Standard Tri - 10K = 1 x 10K lap
Triathlon and Aquabike - your entry includes:
- Event entry
- On course aid stations supplied by PowerBar
- Event T-shirt
- Bespoke finisher's medal
- Goodie bag
- Chip timing
- Live results
- Post event nutrition and athlete area
- Special offers from our partners
Facilities for competitors include changing rooms, free parking, refreshments and prizes.