The Accenture World Triathlon Mixed Relay Nottingham is proud to announce it will host the 2019 British Triathlon Sprint Distance Triathlon Championships, bringing together some of the country’s top age-group talent in a race for victory.
On Saturday 15 June 2019, as well as the greatest triathlon quartets in the world going head to head, the best of British amateur talent will also be finishing across the same iconic blue carpet in front of Nottingham’s iconic War Memorial along Victoria Embankment.
The British Triathlon Championship events do attract more experienced triathletes, but don’t worry though, if you’re a first timer or new to the sport, the open race (draft-illegal) is 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.
BRITISH SPRINT DISTANCE TRIATHLON CHAMPIONSHIPS
SPRINT: 750m swim, 18km bike, 4.5km run (exact race distance will be confirmed shortly)
Please note, the drafting status (draft-legal or draft-illegal) of the British Triathlon Sprint Distance Triathlon Championships is currently being confirmed in conjunction with the European Triathlon Union (ETU). A decision on this will be made in the coming weeks.
To be eligible to win any of these British titles you must be a member of one of the three British Triathlon Home Nation's, you can find out more details here.
GREAT BRITAIN AGE-GROUP TEAM QUALIFICATION
As per British Triathlon's Pre-Qualification Policy, you can qualify for the Great Britain Age-Group Team by winning the British Championships title in your age category over the equivalent distance. Find out more here.