Mini-Series 2 plus Novice 1.

Event description:

Please read the Competitor Briefing:

The Mini-Series is a series of 8 Wednesday night, club triathlon events. New Members can join on the night, by filling out a Membership Form. The course is based around Oundle Swimming Pool. Registration from 6:45pm.

Some good news; the BTF have relaxed their insurance demands, and non-members can now compete!
Non-members can do two mini-series triathlon's before becoming a member.

NOTE: The BTF's Drafting rule has now been extended to 10 metres.

This event will also incorporate the first of two NOVICE Mini-Series.

Their will be 2 swim waves, with different distances:
NOVICE WAVE: Swim - 200 yards. 4 lengths of the pool.
Regular wave: Swim - 400 yards. 8 lengths of the pool, for everybody, novice and experienced alike.

The bike and run courses will be the same.

bike - 10 miles. 1-circuit around Glapthorn, Upper Benefield, Lower Benefield and Oundle. A couple of nasty climbs, but 1-mile of twisty decent around the Benefield's and a 40mph stretch just before the Golf Course!

run - 3.5 miles. Out to Glapthorn and back the same way.

There is a Trophy (male and female), with your best 5 Mini-Series Races to count.
Your best 2 Mini-Series also count towards the Club Championships.

Wed, 30th May 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Kit list:

A Bike Helmet is compulsory (to BS, Snell or Ansi standards).

Entry fee:
From £10.00 to £10.00
How to enter:

How to enter:

Entry is on the night.Arrive before 7:00pm to set up your Transition. Registration is from 6:45 to 7:20pm. Briefing 7:20pm. 31 or more entries may result in 2 waves being run. First wave starts 7:30pm.

Please read the event briefing before registering. A condition of registration is to have read the full briefing.

Any breach of the rules, in particular drafting, will result in a DQ. The committee reserves the right to prevent any member competing in subsequent club events for breach of the rules.

YOU MUST STAY AT LEAST 10 METRES BEHIND THE BIKE IN FRONT, UNLESS YOU INTEND TO OVERTAKE, IN WHICH CASE YOU HAVE 20 SECONDS TO DO SO. (BTF Rules changed in 2016 and the Draft Zone was increased from 7 to 10 metres).
Entry form:

Oundle School Sports Centre

Races at this event

Novice Mini-Series

Swim 183 metres Cycle 10 miles Run 3.5 miles

The course record was set by Stephen Comber on Wed, 14th June 2017 with a time of 0:59:12. View the leaderboard for this course.

Competitor Swim Cycle Run Total time
1st Dustin Braband 0:04:21 0:31:28 0:29:16 1:05:05
2nd Michelle Cooper 0:06:17 0:30:47 0:29:36 1:06:40
3rd Steve Ives 0:03:40 0:31:16 0:32:53 1:07:49 PB
4th Daniel Benning 0:03:28 0:34:35 0:31:27 1:09:30
5th Craig Matthews 0:05:54 0:33:49 0:30:03 1:09:46
6th Laura Edwards 0:03:05 0:39:07 0:36:23 1:18:35
7th Jay Langdon 0:06:51 0:42:24 0:31:42 1:20:57

Mini series

Swim 366 metres Cycle 10 miles Run 3.5 miles

The course record was set by Nathan Tweedie on Wed, 28th June 2017 with a time of 0:45:55. View the leaderboard for this course.

Competitor Swim Cycle Run Total time
1st Jonathan Oakey 0:04:25 0:24:17 0:22:26 0:51:08
2nd Mark Weathersby 0:05:25 0:24:33 0:22:23 0:52:21
3rd Simon Hoppe 0:05:17 0:24:33 0:24:18 0:54:08
4th Scott Lloyd 0:07:45 0:26:43 0:23:29 0:57:57
5th Steve Hope 0:06:09 0:26:29 0:25:50 0:58:28
6th Robin Laukaitis 0:05:26 0:28:24 0:26:03 0:59:53
7th Mark Pereira 0:05:31 0:31:07 0:25:59 1:02:37
8th Hannah Bassett 0:05:51 0:30:06 0:26:47 1:02:44
9th Paul Jephcott 0:07:14 0:27:47 0:28:04 1:03:05
10th Christian Richards 0:05:48 0:30:04 0:28:15 1:04:07
11th Nicholas Partridge 0:06:24 0:27:40 0:31:36 1:05:40
12th Chris Waghorn 0:06:05 0:30:37 0:29:00 1:05:42
13th Mariska Niemeijer 0:06:10 0:33:11 0:30:55 1:10:16
14th Katie Tasker 0:04:48 0:28:29 10:11:10 10:44:27