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The Delphi Tri-Event – Swim, Cycle & Run

Organiser: The Delphi Tri-Event – Swim, Cycle & Run

Apr 14 at 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

45€

Join us at Delphi Resort in April for a fun-fuelled weekend of adventure in the great outdoors!Located on the borders of Galway and Mayo, Delphi Resort is surrounded by rugged beauty and captivating wilderness..

The Delphi Tri-Event is a fun, challenging endurance event hosted by Delphi Resort. The event is designed as a taster event for aspiring tri-athletes, or as a fun, multi-sport challenge in its own right.

Participants will undertake:

  1. A 250m swimming segment

    2. A 20km cycling segment

    3. A 5km running segment

On this sprint style event, you’ll swim 250m in Killary Fjord, cycle 20km through the stunning Doolough Valley, and run 5km on off-road forest trails, before returning back to the resort for refreshments.

PLEASE NOTE: This is not a timed event. Participants may complete the event at their own pace.

And you can easily make a weekend of it too, staying for one or two nights in the four-star hotel or else the onsite Wild Atlantic hostel. The 814 Restaurant & Bar will be serving dinner in the evening (additional cost – purchase separately) and will host Live music in the bar from 10pm – Check out the website www.delphiresort.com for more information on accommodation pricing and packages.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

  • Suitable for: Runners, cyclists, swimmers, thrill seekers and anyone looking for a challenge!
  • Age restrictions: All competitors must be 16 years or above.
  • Tickets/Registration: All tickets are non-refundable.
  • Event registration starts at 08:00 in the Adventure Hub building, Delphi Resort. The event start time is 10.30am

What do I need to bring with me to the event? * Mandatory for all competitors

  • SWIM: Swimming Goggles, Hat, and Wetsuit* (it is compulsory to wear a wetsuit for this open water swim)

    Wetsuit: A cold water wetsuit, ideally 5mm, min 3mm suit is required*

  • CYCLE: A basic Bike – Mountain, Hybrid or Racer. Safety Helmet – you will not be allowed to race without one
  • RUN / CYCLE: Top: Waterproof/windproof top*
  • Shoes: Runners/trail running shoes with good grips and supportive cushioning*
  • Legs: Running / cycle trousers or shorts*
  • Top: Quick drying sports or running top *
  • NOTE: For the Swim to Cycle transition, basic changing rooms/tents will be available. However many competitors will choose to wear cycling/running gear under their wetsuit for speed of transition
  • Food: The race will finish at lunchtime (depending on your pace). You may want to bring trail snacks or fruit for an in-race energy top up
  • Fluids: Water will be available at the start/finish point and at the swim changeover point. A sports drink or water bottle would be a useful addition to bring on the day.
  • A beanie or peak cap
  • Full change of clothes & a towel: Showers are available at the Adventure hub where the race finishes. A full change of clothes and towel is fully recommended 

Why not make a weekend of it?

Stay for 1 or 2 nights – packages from only €65pps –

  • 1 Night Delphi Tri-Event Package: €99pps (Twin Room in Delphi’s 4* hotel) or €65pps (shared Hostel dorm) (Sat night). Package

    includes :1 night B&B, Evening Buffet & Entertainment

  • 2 Night Delphi Tri-Event Package: €165pps (Twin Room in Hotel) or €95pps (shared Hostel dorm). Package

    includes :2 nights B&B, Evening Buffet & Entertainment

*Accommodation packages do not include the event registration fee. Please register for the event here on Eventbrite.ie before buying an accommodation package.

View our website for more details on booking a package

Details

Date:
Apr 14
Time:
10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:
45€
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Website:
http://www.delphiadventureresort.com/the-delphi-tri-event
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