A sport fueled weekend of tris, runs & swims at the stunning bewl water reservoir
2 fantastic Tri distances and
1900m Open Water Swim
Saturday 4th August 2018.
1.9km & 3.8km distances
Returning for 2018 at Bewl Water Triathlon weekend is the two Open Water Swim Events.
These swims (1.9km and 3.8km) take place on Saturday 4th August 2018
OW swimmers please arrive from 6am. Entrance to Bewl Water is included in the swim fee, however spectators will be required to pay the entrance fee of just £2 per car at the gate. Please have correct change ready so the Bewl staff can you get you in quick and smoothly.
Wetsuits are optional, we will note on the results if wetsuit was worn or not but there will be only one set of results for each distance, no separate category for wetsuits and non-wetsuits.
Collect swim hat, timing chip on race morning. Registration will be based by the water and will be signposted from the car park. Water safety team will be in place by 6:30am so you are able to get into the water to warm up. All swimmers must be ready and at the swim start by 7am where we will do a quick compulsory race briefing, before starting you.
Wetsuits are not compulsory but are allowed. Please ensure you are confident in open water swimming for this event.
Prizes will be awarded asap after all swimmers are finished. You can then relax and enjoy the Bewl Water grounds for the day!
The course for past years was 2 laps for 1.9km and 4 laps for 3.8km. The course will be confirmed on the morning of the event as it does depend on which part of the reservoir Bewl require us to use. It will be straight forward so don't worry!
There is no better setting for an open water swim!
As you run out of the water and under the Finish Gantry to collect your bespoke medal.
Please do ensure you are confident with open water swimming and confident with the distance before you commit to entering. You should be confident to swim the distance with or without a wetsuit.