Valentia Island Triathlon
September 26, 2020
The swim will begin from Renard pier. All competitors will travel to Renard on the Valentia Island Ferry, and swim back to Valentia Harbour.
The cycle leaves transition with a tough climb for the first four kms before cycling across the top of the island, at the far end of the island there is a sweeping left turn with views of the Skellig to your right, from here passing the top of the Portmagee bridge continue to Chapeltown before taking the lower road to the transition area at Knightstown.
The run is an out and back leaving transition and following the cycle route for 2.5km before turning around and running back downhill towards the finish at the Royal Hotel.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the start time?
When/where is sign on?
When is the race briefing?
How do we get to Renard point?
When/where is the prizegiving?
What are the cutoff times?
Bike – 5.45pm
Run – 6.30pm
Do I need a TI license?
Yes. As a TI sanctioned event you will require either a full TI license or a one day license. For a team entry only one member requires a license.
What time does transition open?
What about parking?
What will I receive at registration?
Do I get a t-shirt and medal?
You will only get a t-shirt and/or medal if you chose the option when registering online.
What happens when I finish?
You will receive your medal when you cross the line if you chose the option. Then you proceed to the athletes area where you can avail of refreshments such as water, coke, chocolate, jellies, bananas and of course the BBQ.