Sunday 5th November 2017
Rockingham Circuit: Mitchell Road, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Duathlon Rockingham is back for 2017! At Rockingham Circuit, Europe's fastest circuit.
Choose Sprint or Standard distance - this is a non-drafting race so aero bars are allowed
The course has a gentle climb on one corner but overall, it is very flat. With smooth tarmac, and free of traffic and potholes, the only thing to focus on is your personal goal! On the sprint distance the 5k run covers 1 lap of the inner circuit and the bike takes in 8 speedy laps for the Sprint, and 16 laps for the Standard race, of the oval with a final 5km run lap before crossing the finish line under the main grandstand.
Duathlon Rockingham will have the following:
The team consists of 2 or 3 members. If your team has 2 members, the first member will conduct both the run elements and the 2nd member will conduct the bike section. If your team has 3 members, 1 member EITHER conducts the 1st run, the bike or the final run. The team can consist of British Triathlon Federation members and non-members. Any non-members must pay their £5.00 Day Licence fee at registration on the day of the event.
Stay & watch or participate in Rockingham 10 - a 10k or 10mile race - back for it's 3rd year at 1pm.
For more info click on www.sbrevents.co.uk
The venue has free parking & you are based on site so no problem getting your bike to transition area!
Registration will be open from approx. 7:30am. You MUST bring photo ID /BTF card with you. Race numbers & chips will be handed out on race day so give yourself time to register
Don't forget your running kit as well as everything you need for the bike (especially your helmet!)
This is a racing circuit which can be windy so dress appropriately depending on the weather forecast nearer the time. Bring plenty of layers for the bike element. We were racing in temperatures of 2-4 degrees in 2016 but hope this will be warmer next year!
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