Ronan Keating: Life Is a RollercoasteriTunesAmazon

Ronan Keating: Life Is a RollercoasteriTunesAmazon

Sign up for Skipton Triathlon 2019 - entries now open

Sign up for Skipton Triathlon 2019 - entries now open

Published by Lizzy McEllan at 2:27pm 5th November 2018.

Entries for Skipton Triathlon 2019 have now officially opened, with early bird prices available for a limited time only.

The race will be held on Sunday 14 April 2019, and prices remain the same as this year. It's the biggest pool-based triathlon in the country and is popular with both first-timers and elite athletes.

Craven District Council organised the event for the first time in April 2017 and repeated its success earlier this year, with more than 800 people completing the race in Aireville Park.

The event involves a 400m swim in the Craven Leisure pool, followed by a 22km bike ride out through East and West Marton and Thornton-in-Craven, and then a 5km run around Aireville Park.

Councillor Linda Brockbank, Craven District Council’s lead member for Resilient Communities, said:

“This is a fantastic event and each year we get amazing feedback from people who have taken part.

“From complete beginners to talented elite athletes, this race attracts a huge range of competitors. This year we even had three generations of the same family taking part in the relay event!

“We’ve been very lucky to have some great sponsors, supporters and volunteers, who help us stage this event and make it such a memorable experience.”

For more information about Skipton Triathlon, or to register an interest in taking part, please go to the race website.

From November 1, you can sign up for the triathlon at the British Triathlon website.

An ‘early bird’ offer is in place from 1 November, with prices at £38 for British Triathlon Federation (BTF) members, £41 for non-BTF members, and team entries at £63 (BTF) and £73 (non-BTF). After the early bird offer ends, the standard prices will be £43 (BTF) £46 (non-BTF) and team entries £73 (BTF) £83 (non BTF).

Email Icon

Sign up for exclusive news, competitions and offers.
Proper Local News updates from Stray FM

Newer article
Older article

Craven village’s football tribute to the fallen

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: An impromptu game of football between British and German troops in the trenches at Christmas in 1914 will be remembered...

Top articles

Dash-cam footage sought over car involved in 5 crashes

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: They happened in Ripon, Bedale, Masham, Carthorpe and West Tanfield.

The Open: Ireland's Shane Lowry wins first major golfing title

National: Ireland's Shane Lowry has won his first major golfing title at the British Open.

Several injured as 'car collides with crowds' at cemetery

World: Several people have been injured - one of them seriously - after a car drove into crowds at a cemetery in Dundalk, Co Louth.

Is running bad for your joints?

Lifestyle: Local chiropractor offers advice at Race for Life 2019.

New Zealand beat Australia 52-51 to win Vitality Netball World Cup

Sport: New Zealand claimed their fifth World Cup title and first since 2003 by stunning 11-time champions Australia to claim the gold medal in Liverpool on Sunday.

Latitude Festival accused of animal abuse after sheep dyed pink

Showbiz: A music festival has been accused of animal cruelty after dyeing sheep pink.

WATCH: 43 Minutes of Queen in the 70s

70s: The band's team have put together highlights of the their early career including some iconic performances.

WATCH: First look at Disney's Mulan live action

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: In the remake of the animated movie, Mulan will try to bring honour to her family.

"It's a fantastic place": Harrogate cancer centre celebrates major milestone

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: The Sir Robert Ogden Macmillan Centre at Harrogate District Hospital is marking its five year anniversary.

Local school success in green poem competition

Education: To celebrate Stray FM's Green Month.

North Yorkshire woman taking on epic swimming challenge for charity

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: Jacqui Hargrave will swim Lake Windermere 'two ways' for St Michael's Hospice.

Top Party Dresses for the Festive Season

Christmas: Local Blogger, the Harrogate Girl, picks the best frocks, gowns and outfits for the big Christmas parties of 2017.

Beth Parsons leaves Stray FM

Stray FM Station News: A childhood listener who's dream came true is off to pastures new.

Delve into deliciousness at Mother Shiptons Inn

Test pages: We sent Stray FM's James Stanley to try out the new menu at Mother Shipton's Inn Knaresborough.

North Yorkshire districts among best places to live in UK

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: Three parts of North Yorkshire have been named in the top ten places to live in the UK.

Poll

Are you going on an abroad holiday this year?

Trending in Yorkshire

Dash-cam footage sought over car involved in 5 crashes

They happened in Ripon, Bedale, Masham, Carthorpe and West Tanfield.

1 in 5 Yorkshire cancer diagnosis through A&E

According to data from Harrogate-based Yorkshire Cancer Research.

New homes in Eastburn approved

That's despite objections from John Grogan, Ilkley MP.

Skipton man's ode to Yorkshire charity music video

Dan Horsman's version of 'Old Town Road' hits our screens

More news...