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13-Sep 2020
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EVENT OVERVIEW

FALMOUTH TRIATHLON: THE SEAL

13-Sep 2020 | Gyllyngvase Beach, TR11 4PA

Golden sand, turquoise water and panoramic views over the Lizard Peninsula from Henry VIII's Pendennis Castle - Falmouth Triathlon is a treat for all senses. Enjoy the calm waters of Cornwall's swimming hotspot, the blue flag rated Gyllyngvase Beach - perfect for beginners and those looking for a fast course! Once out of the water, hop on your bike and soak up the electric atmosphere with spectators lining the closed road section along Cliff Rd. Watch out for seals off-shore on the stunning coastal bike and run routes around Pendennis Point!

New in 2020: An Australian exit after loop 1 for the sprint distance swim will add to the excitement and give your supporters a chance to cheer you on at the halfway mark.

  • START: 8:00am
  • CORNISH TRI POINTS: Max 100

EVENT DISTANCES

  • LITTLE SEAL: 300m swim | 9.7k bike | 2.4k run
  • BIG SEAL: 600m swim | 18k bike | 4.8k run

Note: Wetsuits will be mandatory (shortie or full body) if water temperature below 14 degrees. Current readings will be communicated 1 week prior to the event.

Are you up for a challenge?  Join likeminded multi-sport enthusiasts and compete for the overall series awards in your age group.

BEST OF 3 + FINALE
The 2020 Cornish Tri Series consists of 5 scoring events plus the Grand Season Finale. Age group winners (male & female) will be awarded 100 points for the Season Finale and 100 points at each of the scoring events (Points decrease by position, see RANKING SYSTEM. The final standings will be obtained by adding the points gained in the Series Finale and your 3 best results from the scoring events.

New age groups for 2020: Open (17-39yrs), Vet (40-49 yrs), Super Vet (50-59 yrs), Vintage (60-69 yrs), Super Vintage (70+)

Note: To qualify for the Overall Series Awards, athletes need to complete a minimum number of 4 events (any combination of events). While you can mix Sprint and Olympic distance entries to compete for the Sprint Series awards, you can't mix Sprint and Super Sprint entries as the latter have their own, beginner friendly, Super Sprint awards.

From the world’s 1st FREE Triathlon Series to pioneering triathlon at the School Games in Cornwall and Surrey, intoTRI inspires active lives through triathlon. By removing social and financial barriers, our charity creates a strong network that empowers people of all ages and abilities to challenge themselves and take up regular exercise.

£2 covers the cost for pool hire for a child at our School Games events. £50 pays for a bike rack, saving us dozens of pounds in hiring costs.

Add a Donation to our charity to your Falmouth Triathlon entry.

TICKETS

GET A DISCOUNT

  • 50% OFF: Bring a friend or a family member to cheer you on and volunteer with us. MORE
  • FREE ENTRY: Volunteer yourself and bag a free entry for another Cornish Tri event. MORE
New in 2020 - Top up your wallet with £100, £150 or £200 and save up to 15% on entries and kit.

Falmouth Triathlon race-pass

Tri the best of the South West at a discount. Feel the need for speed in Par or brace the waves in Newquay: Any combination of events or merchandise can be paid for with our Race Passes.

Choose between £100, £150 and £200 Race Passes to top up your intoTRI wallet and we’ll add a bonus of 5%, 10% or 15% respectively. Once uploaded, you can use your balance for speedy checkout without the need for credit cards or paypal details. The wallet tab in your ‘my account’ area let’s you check your current balance and review past transactions at a glance.

Important: If you add event entries and a Race Pass to your cart at the same time, the pass is not applied to these event entries. Purchase the Race Pass first, then shop for events to your hearts content.

What happens to unused credit?
If your account is in credit at the end of the season (15.10.2020), we’ll simply carry it over to the following year (excluding the bonus payment).

Example: You topped up your account with £100 and received a £5 bonus payment. Due to injury, you miss out on the entire season, leaving your balance at £105. We deduct the bonus payment of £5 and carry over the £100 you put in.

Adult Event Tickets

Seal Volunteer

50%-100% off

13y+ | Choose your role at checkout

Little Seal (solo)

£40.5 + fees

15y+ | 300m swim - 9.7k bike - 2.4k run

Little Seal (relay)

£21.5/ea + fees

15y+ | 300m swim - 9.7k bike - 2.4k run

Big Seal (solo)

£45.5 + fees

15y+ | 600m swim - 18k bike - 4.8k run

Big Seal (relay)

£22.5/ea + fees

15y+ | 600m swim - 18k bike - 4.8k run

Seal Volunteer

50%-100% off

13y+ | Choose your role at checkout

Scooting Seal

£9.50 + fees

5-8y | 400m scoot - 400m bike - 400m run

Mini Seal (solo)

£21.50 + fees

8-16y | Distances vary by age group

Mini Seal (relay)

£11.5/ea + fees

8-16y | Distances vary by age group

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EVENT INFORMATION

Event Start: 8:00am

To ensure Falmouth Triathlon runs smoothly and is enjoyable for all competitors, please take some time to read through the event pack below. It contains important information on registration, safety briefings, the course, competition rules and handy checklists to get you ready for event day.

[EVENT PACK - coming soon] | [START LIST - from 9-Sep-2020]

Volunteers are the face and driving force of intoTRI. With roles from setup (day before) to registration, swim/bike/run marshal, transition zone and finish line, there is something for everyone. Most roles don’t require any prior knowledge – just a smile on your face and enthusiasm to help out.

Minimum Age: 13y+ (a limited number of roles may be suitable for younger children).

Bag one of three volunteering discounts at the 2020 Cornish Tri Series:

1. Friends/family volunteering at your race: 50% OFF
Everyone bringing a volunteer along for a Cornish Tri & Mini Tri event they participate in will receive a 50% credit on the price paid for a junior entry (junior event volunteers) or senior sprint entry (all senior event volunteers). The credit is added to the wallet in your intoTRI user account 3 days after the event. Wallet funds can be used towards any future event entries or merchandise on intotri.com.

2. Volunteer yourself: 100% CREDIT
Everyone volunteering at a junior or senior event will receive a 100% credit on the entry fee for the type of race they volunteered at (ex parking fees, event shirt surcharge.. All senior event volunteering credits based on sprint event entry). In the 2020 series, this amounts to £19 for Mini Tri events (£16.5 for Mini Duathlon) and £39.5 for senior Tri events (£29.5 for senior Duathlon). The credit is added to the wallet in your intoTRI user account 3 days after the event. Wallet funds can be used towards any future event entries or merchandise on intotri.com.

3. Volunteer for a club or school: Donation
If you are part of a club/school or community group supplying multiple volunteers for an event, you can use your volunteering activity to raise funds for your group. intoTRI makes a donation to the group for each volunteerwho does not wish to receive a credit for future events. Donations are processed via bank transfer 3 days after the event.

Check out the new range soon
Please find detailed parking provisions for your wave in the event pack
Falmouth Triathlon results will be available in the results section on intotri.com/cornish-tri 24h after the event
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All competitors will receive a medal on completion of their event.

Are you up for a challenge?  Join likeminded multi-sport enthusiasts and compete for the overall series awards in your age group.

BEST OF 3 + FINALE
The 2020 Cornish Tri Series consists of 5 scoring events plus the Grand Season Finale. Age group winners (male & female) will be awarded 100 points for the Season Finale and 100 points at each of the scoring events (Points decrease by position). The final standings will be obtained by adding the points gained in the Series Finale and your 3 best results from the scoring events. >>Ranking System

New age groups for 2020: Open (17-39yrs), Vet (40-49 yrs), Super Vet (50-59 yrs), Vintage (60-69 yrs), Super Vintage (70+)

Note: To qualify for the Overall Series Awards, athletes need to complete a minimum number of 4 events (any combination of events). While you can mix Sprint and Olympic distance entries to compete for the Sprint Series awards, you can't mix Sprint and Super Sprint entries as the latter have their own, beginner friendly, Super Sprint awards.


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