If you are a triathlete looking for an event to test you to your limits. Then you will love the brand new SpyVelo Long Weekend. We have teamed up with SpyVelo and GP Sport to bring a half Ironman distance event to the Isle of Wight.
It will include a 1.9km open water swim in the popular Colwell Bay, a 90km challenging bike route through picturesque villages of the West Wight and finishing with the Needles XC Half Marathon. One of the toughest multi terrain courses in the country! You can enter as an individual or a team.
As it is the events first year, we are limiting it to 150 entries. Make sure you don’t miss this amazing challenge!
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Date: Swim – Friday 2nd, Bike – Saturday 3rd June, Run – Sunday 4th June 2017
Venue: The swim will take place in Colwell Bay, Totland. The bike and run events will start and finish at the West Wight Sports and Community Centre
Cost: £60 – Individual entry, £75 Team entry. Entry includes weekend swim membership to the Centre, onsite camping, and a ticket to the classic film screening (terms and conditions apply)
Entries: Entries are now closed
Pre-race entry info: Click here for pre-race entry information
Facilities: Showers, changing rooms, secure room, toilets and cafe.
Prizes: Trophies, medals,
Swim Route: Click here for a map of the swim route (this may be subject to change and will be confirmed in entrants info pack)
Cycle Route: Click here for a map of the bike course (this may be subject to change and will be confirmed in entrants info pack)
Run Race Route: Click here for a map of the run route (this may be subject to change and will be confirmed in entrants info pack)
Ferry Discount WIGHTLINK: Entrants can receive a 20% discount on ferry travel on Wightlink Ferries from 1st to 4th June. Click here to book online. Entrants will be required to show their online booking confirmation at the ferry port.
Ferry Discount RED FUNNEL: Click here to book online.Entrants can receive a 20% discount on vehicle ferry travel on Red Funnel Ferries from 31st May to 7th June. Entrants will be required to show their online booking confirmation at the ferry port.
Southern Vectis Discount: Entrants can receive free travel on Southern Vectis bus routes on the day of the race. You will need to present your entry email confirmation to the driver to receive free travel. Details of the Southern Vectis timetable can be found here.
Raise funds for the West Wight Sports and Community Centre Trust
The West Wight Sports and Community Centre is at the heart of the community, providing fitness, health and wellbeing activities and services to the local community. As a charity it relies on grants and fundraising to remain open. If you would like to use the SpyVelo Long Weekend as an opportunity to raise funds for the Centre you can download a sponsorship form here, or set up an online fundraising page at www.everyclick.com.
Terms and Conditions
Entrants must collect their wrist bands when they arrive on site. The wristband entitles the bearer only to:
Free swimming available when pool is open. Timetables are available from reception or on the website. Regular swimming charges apply to any other members of your group
1 free pitch on the onsite campsite. Must be booked in advance. Click here to book a pitch.
Free showers. £1 charge for other members of your group.
Free entry to classic film showing. Must be booked in advance. £4 ticket price applies to other members of your group. To book your tickets email firstname.lastname@example.org