Our race day guide is here! Click the link below to download your 2021 guide which will include answers to any potential questions you may have about the event.
The Bowood House Triathlon course boasts a stunning course that takes in many of the beauty spots at Bowood House & Gardens. Click the map below to download the 2021 course map.
You can enter through our partner RaceNation where you can update your entry if anything changes closer to the event.
Entries on the day for this event will not be accepted.
A copy of the Triathlon England rulebook can be found here. We will have representation from Triathlon England and technical officials will be present on the day of the event. Please familiarise yourself with the rules to prevent disappointment on the day.
The minimum age to take part in the Sprint and Super Sprint events is 15, Tri Stars are from ages 9-14 years, this age is set by Triathlon England and we are unable to override this.
Group discounts are available for teams/clubs wishing to bring a big team. Please contact us directly to discuss options.
EVENT DAY REGISTRATION
Your race pack, containing your Bib Number, Wristband and stickers will be posted to you before the event. You will need to bring all items with you for your race. When collecting your timing chip you will be required to show photographic identification or your confirmation email to verify who you are. Your start times will be published online and emailed to you prior to the event. All cycle racking is to take place on the day of the event. Only competitors will be allowed in transition. You will be required to wear your wristband for grounds entry.
TIMETABLE + WAVE START TIMES
SATURDAY AM - Tri Stars, Super Sprint
SATURDAY PM - Super Sprint, Sprint
SUNDAY AM - Sprint
SUNDAY PM - Sprint, Super Sprint
Start times have been allocated for entries received up to and including - 21st June 2021. Click the link below to view the wave allocation for Bowood House Triathlon 2021.
Ample parking is available at Bowood House, main visitors entrance. Upon entry into the grounds, there may be other races going on, you will be directed by traffic control to cross the cycle route.
Please arrive in good time before your race, we suggest arriving 1hr 30mins before your start time.
Travel times by car vary, however as a guide you can get here from the following cities:
Salisbury - 0hr 55
Cardiff - 1hr 10
Exeter - 1hr 45
Birmingham - 1hr 55
Central London - 2hr 00
The nearest motorway junction is J17 on the M4
The Munch Box will be available onsite to provide refreshments throughout the day, this is accessible from the entrance to Bowood House.
Coming in 2022! There will be will be on site pre and post race massage for anyone who needs a little loosening up. There is a small fee of £5 for 10 minutes or £10 for 20 minutes
Coming in 2022! Discover great food and drink, retail stalls and music to add to your race day experience and keep the whole family entertained.
There are toilet facilities available in the Event Village, next to transition and near the swim start area.
There will be limited changing facilities, but no showers. We recommend you arrive ready to race and bring some warm clothes for afterwards.
To keep the little ones entertained we will be providing kids activities in the event village. You can also pay to access the Adventure playground.