The fourth event of the Udo’s Choice Triathlon Race Series takes place in Allerthorpe on 19th August; at Allerthorpe Lakeland Park, situated approximately 10 miles from York.
Following on from the Sprint distance event held at this venue in June, the challenge steps up to the standard distance. This time the swim comprises of 2 laps of the lake, with a small exit from the water after one lap, before re-commencing the 2nd lap. The swim exit lends itself to an ideal viewing area for spectators. Following the swim, a fast, very scenic bike course awaits, could this be the event to gain that Personal Best? Finally the run comprises of a 1 loop, road 10Km on quiet country roads.
Cafe and refreshment facilities are available at the venue as well as a children’s play area. Nature walks around the lake offer plenty of opportunity to observe the wildlife. Plenty to keep the spectators entertained whilst the competitors are tackling the Allerthorpe Classic Triathlon.
This race proves very popular amongst novice or new triathletes and is also ideally suited to the experienced athlete; this race has seen some remarkable performances over the events three year history.
To enter the Allerthorpe event simply visit: www.freebirdevents.co.uk
Beverley will host the final event of the Udo’s Choice Race Series 2012 on 26th August 2012.
Taking place at Beverley Leisure Centre this race incorporates a 400 metre swim in the leisure centres state of the art eight lane competition pool with a scenic 1 lap bike course, taking in the country roads around Beverley. After returning from the bike course the run utilises the roads and paths around the leisure centre to complete the final discipline of the event.
To enter the Beverley race simply visit: www.freebirdevents.co.uk
There is an individual league table (male and female) and a club league table. The leader of the race series in each league after the final event will be declared Udo’s Choice Race Series Champion 2012.
For more information on the Udo’s Choice Race Series 2012, including full details about the point system, visit www.udoschoice.co.uk/sport