Box End Triathlon

Box End Triathlon

ActiveTrainingWorld organise the Box End Triathlon several times each year, with the option for either a sprint, standard and new for 2021, a middle distance race.

The venue is simply awesome, with an atmosphere to match. We always build upon it with a full event village with music and live commentary throughout the race.

On 4th September this event will host the 2021 English Sprint Distance Triathlon Championships.  This is a non-draft legal race. To be eligible for Triathlon England Major event titles, entrants must be a member of their home nation association and a British citizen. To be eligible for an English Championship medal you must conform to the criteria in Section 24 (particularly, Section 24.4) of the British Triathlon Competition Rules including being licensed to race. You must hold a valid Triathlon England Race Licence, this Race Licence must be validated no later than 5pm, 3 working days before the Championship (5pm, Tuesday 31 August). To validate your race licence please access Your Profile on the BTF website. You must also present your valid Triathlon England Race Licence at the event registration, failure to do so may result in you not being eligible to be awarded an English Championship medal. You will not be eligible for the Triathlon England Championships with a day license.

On 5th September this event will host a qualification race for the 2022 European Triathlon Standard Distance Championships. This is a non-draft legal race. To be eligible for qualification, entrants must be a member of their home nation association and a British citizen. To be eligible for qualification you must conform to the criteria in Section 24 (particularly, Section 24.4) of the British Triathlon Competition Rules including being licensed to race. You must hold a valid Triathlon England Race Licence, this Race Licence must be validated no later than 5pm, 3 working days before the event (5pm, Tuesday 16 March). To validate your race licence please access Your Profile on the BTF website. You must also present your valid Triathlon England Race Licence at the event registration, failure to do so may result in you not being eligible for qualification.

If you are not a BTF member already, why not take this opportunity to join and be eligible for an English Championship medal and/or qualification for the European Championships. For more information on joining see here.

Race HQ will be very spacious to enable social distancing but we will still have live commentary and music. Professional chip timing means you’ll recieve personal announcements and encouragement as you enter and exit transition.

All finishers recieve a custom medal for this current year’s race, plus there are trophies on offer for the overall podium and age-group winners.

Box End Triathlon

Sprint distance:
Swim 750m
Bike 20.1km
Run 5.0km
Standard distance:
Swim 1500m
Bike 40.2km
Run 10.0km
Venue:
Box End Lakes, Box End Rd, Bedford MK43 8RN
Organiser:
ActiveTrainingWorld