Q&A

Questions & Answers

What time does the event start?

The race will start at 07:30am. 

Where do I get my registration pack?

Your registration pack will be collected at the race. Please arrive in sufficient time to do this. Registration will open at 05:30am and close at 07:15am.

When will I receive more details about the race?

The race information will be emailed to you one week before the event date.

Where is the nearest train station to the event?

Bedford Train Station, Bedford, MK40 1DS.

Can I park at the venue?

Yes you can park for free at the venue. 

Will I get a medal?

Yes! A custom themed medal will be given at the finish line..

Will I get a time for each part of my triathlon?

Yes, you will get a separate time for: The swim, T1, the cycle, T2, the run and your cumulative effort. 

What does ‘chip timed’ mean?

A magnetic strip (the chip) will be given to you to attach to your shoe before the start of the run. Readers inside the timing mats, positioned at all entrances to transition, report the time of day you cross. ETC will then calculate your splits to the second based on these timings. They’re very good at it!

Who will be timing the event?

Event Chip Timing. To find out more about them, visit their website.

Is your question still not answered? Then contact us at events@activetrainingworld.co.uk

Box End Triathlon

Sprint distance:
Swim 750m
Bike 18.7km
Run 5.3km
Standard distance:
Swim 1500m
Bike 37.4km
Run 10.4km
Venue:
Box End Lakes, Box End Rd, Bedford MK43 8RN
Organiser:
ActiveTrainingWorld