When: June 19, 2011
Where: Cholmondeley Castle, Cheshire
Details: The Castle Triathlon Series comprises of four weekend events and a midweek evening sprint series over the course of the summer. Each race offers a high quality, competitive and safe race set in beautiful grounds and truly spectacular surroundings.
This year the Series will offer an official Olympic distance race at each venue giving triathletes and teams the choice of three distances (1500m/40km/10km or 800m/40km/8km or 400m/20km/4km).
Participants range from elite stars, to first timers and children (aged 8 to 15 years old). The event has huge appeal to families who want to enjoy a fun and safe event together.
Last year saw the recently titled World Amateur Triathlon Champions, Jill Parker and Colin Dixon win the respective elite race at Hever Castle and an increasing number of elite athletes are expected to compete for the considerable prize money on offer across the 2011 Series.
Triathletes are encouraged to raise money for the chosen national charity ‘Help for Heroes’ and for different local charities at each venue while enjoying a professional triathlon in the most stunning surroundings.
More Info: www.castletriathlonseries.co.uk or call 01892 870 681.