Ocean BMW Plymouth Open Water Aquathlon 2017

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After a successful inaugural year, the Plymouth Aquathlon is set to return on the 10th September 2017. As well as the ‘Sprint’ & ‘Standard’ Distances offered in 2016, a ‘Super Sprint’ Distance has been added, aimed at those new to the sport. For a more detailed breakdown of the distances, please see below:

  • Super-Sprint – (400m swim, 2.5K run)
  • Sprint – (750m swim, 5K run)
  • Standard – (1500m swim, 10K run)

There will also be races for younger athletes:

  • Tristart – 8 (50m/600m)
  • TriStar 1 – 9-10 (150m/1.5K)
  • TriStar 2 – 11-12 (250m/2K)
  • TriStar 3 – 13-14 (400m/3K)
  • Youth – 15-16 (750m/4K)
  • Junior – 17-19 (750m/5K)

Please note that this event is AGE AS OF THE 31ST DECEMBER 2017

This is a morning event, with the first adult race off at 09:00 in order to coincide with a slack tide.

Included with every entry:

  • Event technical t-shirt
  • Finisher’s medal
  • Race pack
  • Swim Hat & Timing Chip

In addition to individual honours, there will be a team trophy up for grabs in 2017, awarded to the most successful club or race team on the day so be sure to put down your club name!

There will be prizes for the following categories:

  • Male & Female TriStart all the way through to Junior
  • Male & Female Seniors (20-39)
  • Male & Female Vets (40-49)
  • Male & Female Super Vets (50+)

T-Shirt Sizes:

Mens

  • X small  89cm
  • Small 96cm
  • Medium 103cm
  • Large 110cm
  • X large 117cm
  • XX large 124cm

Ladies

  • X small. (Size 8)
  • Small (Size 10)
  • Medium (Size 12)
  • Large (Size 14)
  • X large (Size 16)

Juniors (chest size in brackets)

  • Age 5-6 (72cm)
  • Age 7-8 (78 cm)
  • Age 9-11 (84 cm)
  • Age 12-13 (90cm)

Swim routes (for all competitors)

Adult run route*

*for all age groups Youth & below the run will be laps of the Mount Batten Pier and will therefore be 100% traffic free and spectator-friendly.

2016 Results

Junior Info Pack Letter 2016

Race brief 2016