COMPETITOR ZONE

Please find all the information you need to get ready to compete in the next AJ Bell London Triathlon

COMPETITOR ZONE

Please find all the information you need to get ready to compete in the next AJ Bell London Triathlon

EQUIPMENT

Get race ready for London’s only triathlon!

 
 

RACE ESSENTIALS

Find out what you’ll need to take part in the world’s largest triathlon.

In order to take part in the world’s largest triathlon, we highly recommend you have the following as a minimum:

·  Insurance

·  Bike water bottle

·  Running shoes

·  Warm clothing for afterwards

·  Energy bar/snacks


Missing some of the above? 

Visit our Official Retail Partner TRI UK to get your hands on these race essentials and much more. 

Package deals

TRI UK Packages include all the kit you need at crazy bargain prices! These Award Winning packages contain only globally recognised brands (no ‘own brand’ bikes here!) ensuring the highest of quality for your money. With packages at various price points these will suit anyone and everyone no matter what their budget or training and racing aspirations!

Bike Hire

Our longest serving partner TRI UK have two great Bike Hire Deals available.

1 Day Hire

Fee: £100.00
Deposit: £400.00
Postage: £0.00
Total = £500.00

Season bike hire

Hire Fee: £125
Deposit: £175
Postage: £25
Total = £325

Merchandise

Our 2016 shop is now open, take a look at the new designs for our 2016 Official Merchandise here

Wetsuit Hire

If you don’t want to splash out and purchase a new wetsuit then you have the option to hire one. For only £65 (plus P&P) you can hire a Zone3 Vision wetsuit until October 2016, with an option to keep it at the end of the season.

 
 

TRAINING

Get race ready for London’s only triathlon!

 
 

TRAINING ZONE

Key information to help you prepare for your triathlon, from training and nutrition plans to tips from the experts.

Whether you are a complete beginner or want to beat your current PB, our training guides will make sure you are ready in time for the event.

COMING SOON

SOUNDSPORT® WIRELESS HEADPHONES

Engineered to push you forwards, not hold you back

Exercise is a demanding activity. And you demand headphones that are up to the challenge. SoundSport® wireless headphones keep you moving with powerful audio and earbuds that stay secure and comfortable.

An unmatched combination of comfort and stability

When you're working out, you want your earbuds to stay in. That's exactly what these do, with a level of comfort that keeps your focus solely on your workout.

SWIM TIPS

Ensure you have the skills necessary to help you have a effective and enjoyable open water triathlon swim.

Want some more tips?

Please see our series of clips demonstrating the skills to practise in your preparation of swimming triathlons. A showcase of mainly open water along with some that can used in the pool.

TRAINING PLANS

Training plans from the experts.

Olympic


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Super Sprint


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RACE DAY

You don’t want to be stressed on race day so plan ahead. Read our checklist of race essentials so you can focus on achieving your goals!

 
 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Keep an eye on this section as we approach the event weekend

GETTING THERE

Plan your journey to the ExCel Centre on race weekend.

To plan your journey here, please select your preferred mode of transport.

With three onsite DLR (Docklands Light Railway) stations, parking for 3,700 cars and London City Airport just 5 minutes away, getting to ExCeL London couldn't be easier!

INTERNATIONAL PARTICIPANTS: If you are coming to London from overseas, we are delighted to announce our partnership with Sports Tours. Sports Tours have used their skills, resources and experience to put together travel packages for triathletes the world over. Sports Tours can provide budget packages so these fantastic opportunities do not break the bank.


Click here to find out more.

 
 
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Additional information to support your triathlon

Accommodation

The Excel Centre is well situated for nearby accommodation, meaning you won't need to travel very far on race day. Click here for close by hotels. Alternatively there are great transport links to the centre if you are planning on staying in other parts of London.

Massage

In order to help care for your muscles after you have finished your triathlon, we will have a team of masseuses on site to look after you. This service will be bookable in advance for a fee.

More information on this will be released nearer to the time of the event.

EXPO

Trial and purchase products from leading triathlon brands

The AJ Bell London Triathlon Expo takes place in the ExCeL Centre over the course of the event weekend, giving participants and spectators the opportunity to trial and buy a range of different products from the large array of brands exhibiting their products.

Whether you want to relax with a coffee in the café, listen to triathlon experts, purchase the newest products on the market, get expert nutritional advice or watch the elite winners award presentation, the Expo is the place to be!

If you are interested in exhibiting at the AJ Bell London
Triathlon, please email 
info@thelondontriathlon.co.uk 

 
 
 
 

BLOG

Find out what a triathlon is really like!

 
 

27th April 2016

FREYA RODGER: INTRO

“I’ve beaten cancer. Now for triathlon.” 

The AJ Bell London Triathlon will be my first ever triathlon. And I’m a little bit excited and a little bit nervous!

I decided to do the sprint distance because I love a challenge and it’ll be part of a bigger sporting challenge I’ve set for myself!

READ MORE >

27th April 2016

TRACE GOODHEW

“What if I really enjoy it...?” 

Excuses. Back home in Australia I spent years watching triathlons and ironman competitions – from the comfort and safety of my sofa. That didn’t change when I moved to the UK. And over the years, every now and then, my partner has said: ‘Why don’t you do a triathlon?’

READ MORE >

14th March 2016

ROOP THAKER: INTRO

“I believed that triathlons were only for the super fit” 

I was very skinny when I was 16 so started going to the gym when I was in my final years of secondary school. I always wanted to get big and bulky, spending countless hours at the university gym “pumping iron” but there was a huge flaw in my plans… DIET and CARDIO.

READ MORE >

27th April 2016

NICK, JAMIE AND ZAC: INTRO

“YOU lot are doing a triathlon?!” 

There are two ways in which people react when the three of us mention we’ve signed up to do the Olympic Distance at the prestigious AJ Bell London Triathlon: The first comes from those who have some sort of prior endurance sport experience...

READ MORE >

 
 

POST-EVENT

Complete your AJ Bell London Triathlon experience

 
 

RESULTS

Click here for the results from our 2015 triathletes



Our 2016 shop is now open, take a look at the new designs for our 2016 Official Merchandise here



i-GIFT BAG

As an extra-special congratulations and thank you for taking part, our Sponsors and Partners have put together a virtual goodie bag for you!

PERSONAL MEDALS

Personalise your finishers medal with your name and time, courtesy of iTAB





PERSONAL RACE VIDEO

Order your personal race video from this year's event. This service will be available after the event



PERSONAL RACE PHOTOS

Find your personal race photos from this year’s race. Marathon Photos had photographers dotted all around the course – let’s hope you were smiling!