The exciting Traithlon Festival has 4 race options to choose from!
- Scottish Sprint Triathlon Championships
- Open Water Novice Triathlon
- Scottish Mixed Team Relay Championships
- Tristars Aquathlon
𝙎𝙘𝙤𝙩𝙩𝙞𝙨𝙝 𝙎𝙥𝙧𝙞𝙣𝙩 𝙏𝙧𝙞𝙖𝙩𝙝𝙡𝙤𝙣 𝘾𝙝𝙖𝙢𝙥𝙞𝙤𝙣𝙨𝙝𝙞𝙥𝙨
Brought to you by the organisers of the 2015 Most Enjoyable Event and the 2016 Event of the Year, Monifieth Triathlon Club (2017 Club of the Year) are delighted to invite you to the Triathlon Scotland National Sprint Triathlon Championship at Monikie Park, Angus.
The 750m swim in the calm waters of Monikie Park’s north pond, followed by an opportunity to sample some beautiful scenery with views over Angus and the River Tay during a fantastic rolling 21km cycle on quiet country roads, finishing with a fast 5km run around the north and south ponds of the park makes for a scenic and enjoyable race. Coupled with an amazing post race feast and washed down with a complimentary recovery drink, it’s east to see why this race is so popular on the Triathlon Scotland calendar.
𝙊𝙥𝙚𝙣 𝙒𝙖𝙩𝙚𝙧 𝙉𝙤𝙫𝙞𝙘𝙚 𝙏𝙧𝙞𝙖𝙩𝙝𝙡𝙤𝙣
Put on for novice’s looking to dip their toes in the open water. We are delighted to invite you to the first Open Novice Triathlon at Monikie Park, Angus. Brought to you by the organisers of the 2015 Most Enjoyable Event and the 2016 Event of the Year, Monifieth Triathlon Club (2017 Club of the Year)
The 400m swim in the calm waters of Monikie Park’s north pond, followed by an opportunity to sample some beautiful scenery with views over Angus and the River Tay during a 12km cycle on quiet country roads round the park, finishing with a fast 2.5km run around the South ponds of the park makes for a scenic and enjoyable race. Coupled with an amazing post race feast. It would be a brilliant way for novices to transition from pool triathlons to Open water.
𝙎𝙘𝙤𝙩𝙩𝙞𝙨𝙝 𝙈𝙞𝙭𝙚𝙙 𝙏𝙚𝙖𝙢 𝙍𝙚𝙡𝙖𝙮 𝘾𝙝𝙖𝙢𝙥𝙞𝙤𝙣𝙨𝙝𝙞𝙥𝙨
Our Mixed Team Relay event, aimed at ages 15+ will take place in and around Monikie Park in a safe and fun environment and is a fantastic spectator event for everyone to enjoy. The Team Relay takes place directly after the completion of the Tri Stars and Youth event and requires 4 team mates to take part . Each athlete completes a 300m open water swim, 5km bike and 1.25km run before handing their chip over to their next team member. The final team member completes the event by crossing the finish line. The fastest team on the day wins!
SWIM : The swim will take place from the beach in the north pond, following a simple 300m course before exiting up the sluice and up the banking before running into T1. This will be a fast course with athletes entering the water continuously throughout the event as each of their team mates passes them their timing chip at the beach changeover.
Bike : The bike starts off at the main transition area before exiting via the south gate, looping around the outer perimeter of the park in a counter clockwise direction before reentering the park via the south gate. The Team Relay event takes place on open roads however is heavily marshaled as this is a fast and furious event. Athletes only need to complete one single loop of the bike course
Run : The last leg of the event takes place on the paths between the North and South ponds with the athletes running a fast out and back loop, The first three of each team will return to the beach changeover zone and the last athlete of each team will finish by running through the finish arch
𝙈𝙤𝙣𝙞𝙠𝙞𝙚 𝙏𝙧𝙞𝙨𝙩𝙖𝙧𝙨 𝘼𝙦𝙪𝙖𝙩𝙝𝙡𝙤𝙣
Our Tristars events, aimed at children aged 9-14 will take place in and around Monikie Park in a safe and fun environment.
Tristars 1 – Ages 9-10
Tristars 2 – Ages 11-12
Tristars 3 – Ages 13-14
SWIM : The swim will take place from the beach in the north pond, following a safe sheltered course before returning to the beach and into T1 located nearby. There will be ample boats, kayaks and lifeguards supporting the swim to ensure that all our athletes are cared for and supported throughout the swim leg. This is an ideal opportunity for our younger athletes to compete in a safe open water swim event!
Run : The last leg of the event takes place on the paths between the north and south ponds with the athletes running a short out and back loop before crossing the finish line
For more information please contact us on here or via our race Director Jamie Robinson on firstname.lastname@example.org