ABERSOCH TRIPLE CROWN SERIES INFORMATION

Please read before committing to the challenge


THE ABERSOCH TRIPLE CROWN Includes the following races:

Saturday 2nd June 2018: HENRI LLOYD ABERSOCH 10K
Saturday 30th June 2018: ABERSOCH SPRINT TRIATHLON
Saturday 22nd September 2018: CHAPARRAL ABERSOCH HALF MARATHON

COST ENTRY IS £95 (save £10 against entering all 3 races individually). There is an option to include the Olympic distance triathlon and receive a similar discount. You will receive a combined time but it won’t be part of the official Triple Crown.

WHAT YOU GET Entry into 3 outstanding races, a Henri Lloyd official Abersoch Triple Crown technical T-shirt, bespoke Triple Crown race medal on completion of all 3 races, chance to win a share of the total prize purse of £3,500 with winners trophies for each race as well as the Triple Crown itself.

TERMS & CONDITIONS All entrants must abide by the race T&C’s. These can be read during the entry process or you can READ THE T&C’s HERE

RACE PACKS These are sent out for each race approximately 1-2 weeks prior to race day. They’re only sent out via email and contain all the information & final instructions you need in preparation for each race day. It includes details of where to register and to collect your race bib, timing tag etc.
You will be able to collect these on the evening before or morning of the race itself in Abersoch.

WHAT TO DO IF YOU CAN’T ATTEND REGISTRATION This is important if you don’t think you will have time to register & collect your race bib in good time before the race starts.

  • Nominate Someone to attend the registration & collect your number for you.
  • Your nominee needs to provide a letter written and signed by you, giving permission for them to collect your number, or a copy of your original online order.
  • Your nominee also needed to bring some identification (for example, their passport or driving license).

ELITE ATHLETES  If you are an elite athlete then please contact james@sensationgroup.com for information on entries

TIMING  All runners will be provided with a timing chip for each race, This will record your individual time from when you personally cross the start line to when you cross the finish lines. N.B. Positions for each race and the Triple Crown itself are based on Gun Times.

RESULTS  Full results will be available shortly after completion of each race for both the race itself and the overall Triple Crown times & standings. Your Gun Times will be taken from each race to be combined to create your overall Abersoch Triple Crown time. CLICK HERE FOR TRIPLE CROWN RESULTS PAGE

RACE RULES  The event is run to the rules of the Welsh Athletics Association for the 10K & Half Marathon and the British Triathlon Federation for the sprint triathlon.

  • Minimum age for entry is 17 on the day of the half marathon race
  • Runners will not hold the race organiser responsible for any injury or loss
  • Registrants understand that the final decision for the commencement of each race to go ahead on the day is that of the race organisers “Sensation Group” only.
  • All registrants must agree to the race Terms & Conditions when entering
  • NO HEADPHONE RULE NOW IN FORCE: The UK Athletics Association is now enforcing the rule that no headphones are allowed on any course that isn’t 100% closed off to traffic, which includes the Abersoch 10K & Half Marathon. They have the power to disqualify anyone caught using them during the race which will mean the disqualification of the Triple Crown.