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Grafman Middle Distance Triathlon

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“Simply stunning” were the words used to describe the venue at which the Grafman Middle Distance Triathlon 2018 is hosted. Located in the heart of Cambridgeshire, near the ancient Village of Buckden & St.Neots

The Grafman is well established within the triathlon community. This Event continues to grow, recently being voted National Event of The year 2014 and being selected for the Triathlon England Middle Distance Championships 2015 and British Championships 2016. Have you got what it takes to complete a 1.2 mile swim, 55 mile bike ride and a 13.1 mile run in less than eight and a half hours in 2018?

How to enter the Grafman Middle Distance Triathlon

  1. 1 2 Mile Swim

    Triathlon: Swim 1.2mi, Bike 54.9mi, Run 13.1mi
  2. 54 9 Mile Bike

    Triathlon: Swim 1.2mi, Bike 54.9mi
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  3. 1 2 Mile Swim 54 9 Mile Bike 13 1 Mile Run

    Triathlon: Swim 1.2mi, Bike 54.9mi, Run 13.1mi

Grafman Middle Distance Triathlon routes

The start, the swim, much of the run and the finish are all conveniently located together, making excellent spectator viewing at Grafham Water Reservoir. The swim takes place in the lake consisting of a two lap course that is easy to navigate; a quick Australian style exit on each lap makes a great spectacle for your family/friends to support you from. Once you are out the water your straight out on your bike. The roads around the villages offer great surfaces for fast riding and only the odd short climb to challenge you. The bike course will be fast, but don’t underestimate it – especially if it’s a windy day!

On returning to Grafham Water, you will conquer the multi-lap course around the edge of the lake comprising of both tarmac and hard compound tracks that offers a feed station every two miles or so and is lined with supporters willing you all the way to the finish line.

Event Details

Raceday Logistics
Below are the maximum times for each discipline if you have not finished each of the disciplines within these stated times you will be asked to stop and not to continue with the race.

(NOTE: Cut off time apply to your start time as you cross the timing mat)

Swim: 1 hr 10 mins

Bike: 5 hrs 30 mins (Max 4hrs 20 mins cycle time)

Run: 8 hrs 30 mins (Max 3hrs running time)

There is plenty of on-site camping as well as excellent local hotels and B&Bs just two to three miles down the road. There are thousands of car parking spaces available; making this is the perfect athlete and spectator experience.

Grafman Middle Distance Triathlon weather forecast

Windy in the afternoon.

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IconModerate wind possible, up to 21mph

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NiceTri Events is a full time family run Sports Event Management company. We host a number of events every year, some of which have won national awards, Although awards are great to have what’s really important to us is that you the competitor has enjoyed the experience from a Nicetri Event. We are athletes ourselves and have vast experience not only competing, but in knowing what it takes to put on a great event. We aim to give you a race/experience that we would be happy to be part of ourselves.

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