Race Information

EVENT OVERVIEW
The Anglian Long Distance Triathlon is a swim/bike/run format event. In the event of the swim being cancelled, the format of the Event will be become run/bike/run, with the swim stage being replaced by a 2.4 mile run.

The   Anglian

The distances for each stage of the event are as follows:

  •  2.4 mile open-water sea swim
  •  112 mile on-road bike
  •  26.2 mile run; comprising of sections on the promenade, off-road and footpath

The   Anglian   90.5

The distances for each stage of the event are as follows:

  •  2.4 mile open-water sea swim
  •  75 mile on-road bike
  •  13.1 mile run; comprising of sections on the promenade, off-road and footpath

EVENT   SCHEDULE

Friday 5th August 2016
1700 – 19:00 Event Registration Open – Race HQ, Cromer
12:00 – 19:45 Event HQ Operational – Race HQ, Cromer
19:00 – 19:45 Race Briefing – Race HQ, Cromer

Saturday 6th August 2016
05:00 – 06:00 Transition Open (Bike Check-in)
06:00 – 06:30 Athlete Transport Departs Cromer – West Runton (2 miles)
07:00 Race Start – All Athletes
18:30 – 00:00 Transition open for bike collection

Sunday 7th August 2014
10:00 – 11:00 The Anglian Awards Ceremony – Race HQ, Cromer

RACE BRIEFING
There will be a compulsory race briefing for all athletes on Friday 5th August at 19:00 to 19:45. The briefing will take place in the Race HQ Marquee, which is next to the Transition Area.

It is important that all athletes attend this briefing to make sure they are aware of all of the safety issues relating to the event, including any final changes to the course details. It will also provide an opportunity for athletes to ask questions.

RACE START
The Race will begin with a beach standing start, and athletes will be given a Race start countdown at five minutes, three minutes, two minutes and a final announcement with one minute to go. The start will be marked with a starter’s horn.

The Race will start with one single wave of all athletes at 07:00 (subject to change depending on tidal conditions, updates will be posted on this site).