Bedfordshire Triathlon

The event is organised by ATW

Sunday July 9th 2017

Back for its second year! This event will feature sprint and standard distances. The sprint distance triathlon includes the Beds and Bucks Championships. Both distances include the Beds and Bucks Club Championships.

Anyone can enter this triathlon.

Online entries:Pay by major credit/debit cards



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icon Registration

Race numbers and timing chips will be collected at Box End Lake on the morning of the race. Registration will open at 06:00am and close at 06:45am. Please arrive in plenty of time to collect your registration pack and set up in transition.

Detailed race notes will be sent out a week before the race and will also be posted on this page. 

icon Event Profile

Event Name

Bedfordshire Triathlon

Event Distance

Sprint: 750m open water swim, 20k bike and 5k run. Standard: 1500m open water swim, 40k bike and 10k run


The Swim is open water, the Bike course is undulating and the Run course is on grass.


Yes - minimum 2 and maximum 3. When registering please order athletes as 1. swim, 2. bike, 3. run


Water will be provided and at the end of the race and on the run laps




The bike will not be traffic free but the run will be traffic free







a) An 5% online service fee will be applied at checkout. b) A £5 BTF licence fee is payable on the morning of the race for non-BTF members.


icon Prizes

Medal and souvenir for all finishers

Overall 1st, 2nd, 3rd male and female prizes

Age group prizes in in BTF 10 year bands for fastest male and female in each age group

Beds and Bucks Champion in each BTF 10-year age group. (You must be born in Beds or Bucks or have lived there for at least 12 months prior to the event.)

Beds and Bucks Club Championship prizes

icon Course Information

The race starts and finishes in the same location at Box End Lakes near Bedford

The race consisits of an open water swim, an on-road bike leg and a run on grass

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Other Race Information

Race Start
Wave start times and swim times will be available closer to the event date. The race briefing is compulsory before the start.

Parking and Toilets
A free car park is available at Box End Lakes. Toilets will be provided.

BTF rules
All competitors must comply with BTF rules. We strongly recommend that you read them HERE. Only competitors wearing their ID will be allowed in or out of the transition area.

BTF licence fee
A £5 BTF licence fee is payable on the morning of the race for non-BTF members. BTF members must produce their license at registration or a £5 levy will be charged.

If circumstances deem the course to be unsafe or it falls outside the BTF guidelines, ATW have the right to change, move or cancel the event at short notice.



By entering this event you agree to the below terms and conditions

DECLARATION:  I declare that I am medically fit to compete & understand that I do so entirely at my own risk.  I understand that I enter the race at my own risk and that no person(s) or organisation(s) will be held responsible for any accident, injury or loss to myself, prior to, during or after the event. I understand the organisers reserve the right to alter the arrangements and conditions should circumstances require. 

REFUND: No refund will be made to any entrant not completing the race. No transfer of race numbers to another person is allowed. You can transfer your place to another of our events if you let us know before June 9th 2017. 


LOCATION: Box End Lakes, Kempston, Bedfordshire, MK43 8RQ

Location: Box End Lake, Kempston, Bedfordshire, MK43 8RQ