2017 Briefing Notes
27/7/17 - Change to wave 3 start time. Will be 11:00 not 11:30 as previously stated.
For more general information regarding the race please see the Race Information page
This is a live document and updates after July 22nd will be be made in blue type. I strongly suggest you check these notes for last minute updates before leaving for the event.
Just a reminder. Your feet will be sandy when you get to your transition spot after the swim, you might like to put in an extra towel to clean them off quickly before putting your shoes on.
Car Parking and Changing Facilities
There is free car parking in the long stay car park on Kirkleatham Street Redcar, TS10 1TD. This is next to the new Redcar Leisure Centre where there are free toilet/changing/showering facilities for the triathlon. This is 800m from the transition area. There is pay and display car parking on Majuba Road (£3 all day) a very short distance from transition. Toilet facilities at Tuned are limited, PLAN AHEAD.
Saturday 29th 16:00 to 18:30. Sunday 30th 07:00 to 08:40 at 'Tuned In' Majuba Road, Redcar, TS10 5BJ
Race Start Time
09:30 - All females
10:15 - All males under 45
11:00 - All males over 45
The transition area will close for all entrants at 08:45. If you are in wave 2 or 3 you will need to have all you need to start the race with out and be out of the transition area at this time. There will be a secure bag drop inside Tuned In so you will not necessarily need to wait for your start in your wetsuit. Bags only for the bag drop, no loose items please. It is a 10 min walk along the beach to the start point.
09:00 To be held near to transition area for all competitors
Transition opens at 7:00 and closes 08:45
There are no anticipated changes to the course at this stage.
11:30 Ladies' presentation. 13:30 men's presentation to be held near to the finish.
Prizes for first 3 men and women in Jnr (U20) Snr (20-39) Vet40 Vet 50 Vet 60+.