GO TRI is the perfect option for newcomers to the sport to have a go at triathlon in a fun and relaxed environment. If you have been thinking about giving swim, bike, run a go, GO TRI is the event for you. With manageable distances perfect for first timers, the event offers an open water swim and traffic free racing ahead of the elite mixed relay action.
If you’re a first timer or new to the sport, all the open races are set to be a fun and accessible event for all ages and abilities to take part in, and you can be assured that there will be plenty of other triathletes of a similar ability to you taking part.
Date, Time and Location
15 June 2018 (Time TBC) - Victoria Embankment, Nottingham.
300m swim, 9km bike, 1.5km run (distances subject to change)
Taking place under the nose of Nottinghams War memorial gardens, competitors will swim in the River Trent, with the bike and run legs taking place on closed roads around Victoria Embankment. Click here to view the 2018 mass participation route map (subject to change for 2019).
Who can take part?
Competitors must be 15 or over to take part (on the 31st Dec 2019).
It is compulsory to wear a wetsuit, and you will need a road worthy bike though this doesn’t need to be a fancy one! You can get advice on hiring both a wetsuit and a bike from the event organisers if you need to.
The AJ Bell World Triathlon Leeds and Accenture World Triathlon Mixed Relay Nottingham are the first officially SH2OUT accredited triathlon events, meaning that the safety of the open water swim is at the highest recognised level possible. Prior to taking part in your event, please make sure you have taken reasonable steps to prepare. Look out for additional open water swimming tips from SH2OUT.
SH2OUT is a partnership between British Triathlon and the Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS UK) providing appropriate support to the development of standards that ensure a safe and compelling open water swimming experiences for all participants.
Still got a Question?
*All event entry prices displayed are subject to additional ACTIVE fees.
*A British Triathlon Day License must be purchased with entry for race insurance where a individual(s) entering do not hold a British Triathlon Home Nation Membership.
Find out more about the difference in entry windows pricing structure across all events here.