25TH APRIL 2021 | Hole Park
Due to unforeseen new ownership of Chilham Castle we’ve had to move the Chilham Castle duathlon to Hole Park. But great news due to the recent updates from Boris this event will go ahead!!
The Kent Duathlon event will take place on April 25th 2021 at 8AM from Hole Park in Cranbrook.
THIS RACE IS OPEN FOR ENTRY TO ALL ABILITIES FROM BEGINNERS TO SEASONED ATHLETES.
PLEASE NOTE THIS RACE DOES NOT GRANT YOU ACCESS TO THE HOLE PARK GARDENS.
Tough Runner UK are the proud new organisers of the Kent Duathlon and we welcome you to the 1st crossover edition of the highly popular race which takes place in the breath-taking scenery of Hole Park gardens and surrounding roads.
So let’s get down to the details:
Event Date: Sunday 25th April 2021- 8AM Start
Event venue: Hole Park, Cranbrook
-Sprint Distance– Run 5km, Bike 20km, Run 2.5km
-Standard Distance– Run 10km, Bike 40km, Run 5km
Number of participants: 500
COST: Early-bird offer now on at £49 (non British Triathlon members will incur an extra £6 British Triathlon Federation day licence fee)
The Kent Duathlon can be entered by anyone who feels capable of completing the above distances.
Please note that Tough Runner UK has made huge measures to comply with all Covid-19 safety guidelines for our industry and have already conducted 2020 events with high satisfactory levels issued from BTF officials.
British Triathlon Federation Rules
BTF rules, All competitors must comply with BTF rules, (it is recommended that you read the BTF rules and regulations which will be applied to his race). All competitors must be licensed to race, those non BTF members will be required to pay a £6GBP levy for a day license. This is now all digital and is included in the non member entry cost.
*** This event is not drafting ***
Anybody caught doing so will be DSQ drafting is cheating.
Minimum age for competitors
The minimum age to take part in this event is 17.
British Triathlon Federation Rules
BTF rules, All competitors must comply with BTF rules, (it is recommended that you read the BTF rules and regulations which will be applied to his race)
All competitors must be licensed to race, those non BTF members will be required to pay a £6 levy for a day license. This is included in the non member entry cost.
Keep racing tidy
If you intend to use your own nutrition please keep hold of it until you reach a suitable place to discard of it.
We would appreciate if you would either wait until you reach a dedicated trash zone or give them to a marshal.
Security will be present in the transition area. Only competitors wearing their ID will be allowed in or out.
Your race pack will include a race number and 2 stickers which are to be attached to your bike and helmet. This must be done prior to entering the transition zone.
No riding is allowed in the transition zone. Your helmet must be fastened on your head at all times whilst you are on tour bike or running through transition with your bike.
With this race you'll get:
REGISTRATION & TRANSITION OPENS
REGISTRATION & TRANSITION CLOSES
MANDATORY RACE BRIEF
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Event Date – Sunday 25th April 2021- 8AM Start
Event venue – Hole Park, Cranbrook
Event Distances –
Sprint Distance- Run 5km, Bike 27km, Run 2.5km
Standard Distance- Run 10km, Bike 40km, Run 5km
Number of participants – 500
We will have some of our amazing trusted vendors on-site within the event hub. This is located close to the start/ finish line for your convenience. There will be some hot drinks and tasty treats for when you finish.
Parking will be at Hole Park for a small fee of £5. There is more than enough spaces but please do arrive early to leave plenty of time before your race.
No please leave all valuables in your car. The car park is near the start/finish area.
YES! We provide a free photographer!
Make sure to give Ed Morris Photography a like on his Facebook page HERE
Yes water will be located at the start/finish.
Due to the nature of the race we advise you to plan your race fuel and take your own water and fuel/gels on route.
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