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CPT members

All CPT adult members and parents/guardians of junior members are required to marshal at the Crystal Palace Triathlon.

Only adult members who joined CPT in 2016 and have not previously raced as a Club member are able to compete in the 2017 race.

Thanks to our sponsors:

Bloodwise

Zone 3

Crystal Palace Physio Group

Blue Door Bicycles

Schwalbe Tyres

Cadence Cycling Performance

SwimForTri

Kitbrix

Endura

Generation UCAN

Endurance Conspiracy

Crystal Palace Triathlon

British Triathlon event permit

There are no 'on the day' entries available for this race.

Read about our 2016 race

Crystal Palace Triathlon: our best yet! (Tri 24/7)

 

Ribble Cycles

Yellow Jersey

Triathlon England Membership

Course records

Post-2011 (run course change)

Fastest overall time
1:02:26 - 2016

Fastest 750m swim split
08:49 - 2011

Fastest 20k - 9 laps bike split
32:10 - 2011

Fastest 5k run split
16:36 - 2011

Pre-2011 (short run)

Fastest overall time
59:38 - 2005
(Stephen Bayliss)

Fastest run split
15:15 - 2009

 

Crystal Palace Triathlon - Sunday 14 May 2017


Crystal Palace Triathlon

MAY17

Race photography

Official photographs from our race are now online and available to purchase from ProSport Photos.

Please do not 'steal' Graham's images. You can order printed or digital photos to keep as a souvenir of your day, please do not use photographs from the ProSport Photos website without purchasing. Photos marked 'PROOF' should not be used on Facebook or elsewhere.

Search using your race number. Hope you find some great shots of you in action!

Photographs by ProSport Photos

There's also a small selection of photos taken by Brian Morris Photography.

One of our spectators has also shared a video on You Tube.

MAY17

Age group trophies

Congratulations to our overall winners:

Male
1st Will Russell, Thames Turbo
2nd Vanrisch Mclean, Serpentine Running Club
3rd Gary Laybourne, South London Harriers

Female
1st Hannah Ewens, Crystal Palace Triathletes
2nd Amy Pritchard, Tri London
3rd Pleuni Hooijman, Tri London

Presentations were made as soon as possible after each event, once times and laps had been checked and verified.

If you were unable to stay to collect your trophy you will need to pay £3.50 P&P for us to mail to you.

Please contact us for details of where to send your cheque or to make a bank transfer.

M20-29 
1st Will Russell, Thames Turbo
2nd Nicholas de Bouillane, Ful-On Tri
3rd Tom Blanshard, Clapham Chasers

F20-29 
1st Hannah Ewens, Crystal Palace Triathletes
2nd Victoria Bishop, East Essex Tri Club
3rd Sarah McDade, Thames Valley Triathletes

M30-39 
1st Vanrisch Mclean, Serpentine Running Club
2nd Gary Laybourne, South London Harriers
3rd Rob Parry, Crystal Palace Triathletes

F30-39 
1st Amy Pritchard, Tri London
2nd Pleuni Hooijman, Tri London
3rd Rebecca Goodwin, Windrush Triathlon Club

M40-49
1st Euan Lees, Ful-On Tri
2nd Nathan Sweeney, Ful-On Tri
3rd Alan Wray, Herne Hill Harriers

F40-49 
1st Rachel Rowan, Thames Turbo Triathlon Club
2nd Gesine Junker, Windrush Triathlon Club
3rd Claire Powell, HERC Tri

M50-59
1st Jon Horsman, Crystal Palace Triathletes
2nd Charles Barclay, Windrush Triathlon Club
3rd John Griffin, Tri London

F50-59 
1st Jo Stephens-Smith
2nd Jenny Harley, East Essex Tri Club
3rd Lucy Pickdering, Windrush Triathlon Club

M60+*
1st Phillip Norman
2nd Jim Phelan, Blackheath and Bromley Harriers Tri Club
3rd Martin Hancock

F60+*
1st Andrea Sanders-Reece, Mornington Chasers
2nd Hilary Walker, Serpentine Running Club

M70+*
Robin Jamieson, Striders of Croydon

Paratriathlete*
Haren Trillainathan, Windrush Triathlon Club

Junior M 
1st Harry Horsman, Crystal Palace Triathletes
2nd Laurie Pope, Windrush Triathlon Club
3rd Hal Crampin, London Fields Triathlon Club

Junior F 
1st Elle Horsman, Crystal Palace Triathletes
2nd Phoebe Cooper, Bexley AC
3rd Abi Morris, Crystal Palace Triathletes

Youth M 
1st Ingmar Gunn, Crystal Palace Triathletes
2nd Matthew Maginn, Crystal Palace Triathletes
3rd Benjamin Dibley, Thames Turbo Triathlon Club

Youth F 
1st Lilly Gibbs, Medway Tri
2nd Madeleine Canning, Optima Racing Team
3rd Fenella Challinor, Thames Turbo Triathlon Club

TS3 M 
1st Mack Downey, Crystal Palace Triathletes
2nd Oliver Curd, Medway Tri
3rd Matthew Howson, Medway Tri

TS3 F
1st Jessica Mayer
2nd Katie Painter, Medway Tri
3rd Madeline Cooper, Chapel Tri Club Charnwood Triathlon Club

TS2 M
1st Christo Chilton, Crystal Palace Triathletes
2nd Oliver Horne, Medway Tri
3rd Dan Levine, Westcroft Triathlon Club

TS2 F
1st Cerys Howells, Thames Turbo Triathlon Club
2nd Maisie Jensen
3rd Lucy Phillips, Chapel Tri Club

TS1 M 
1st William Blount, Chapel Tri Club Charnwood Triathlon Club
2nd Charlie Brook, Thames Turbo Triathlon Club
3rd Miles Horner, Chapel Tri Club

TS1 F 
1st Lauren Mitchell, Medway Tri
2nd Madison Emment, The Stragglers
3rd Lisa Leinemann, Discover Triathlon Club

TS M 
1st Edward Metcalf, London Fields Triathlon Club
2nd Stanley Phillips, Chapel Tri Club
3rd Daniel Grey, Windrush Triathlon Club

TS F 
1st Marley Reeves
2nd Emilia Barmby, Windrush Triathlon Club
3rd Natalia Sheldon da Silva, Windrush Triathlon Club

* <10 entries, 1st place only awarded

MAY14

Race results

Provision race results are available StuWeb's site. If you have any queries about your times please complete their online query form.

We would love to hear from you with any feedback you have on our race.

MAY13

Good luck!

Good luck to everyone racing tomorrow.

Leave plenty of time for your journey as CPFC are playing their last home game of the season (come on you Eagles) against Hull City with a midday kickoff.

MAY10

On the day entries not available

Please note: There will be no 'on the day' entries.

MAY04

Start times now available

Start times are now available (in PDF format), together with the race information packs. Please read the relevant documents for your race.

We are unable to make changes to start times, but if there are any errors with name or club affiliation, please let us know.

Your start time has been set from the swim time you provided to us.  Please be assured you are starting in the right place and have been grouped with competitors of a similar speed - even if you can't work out the logic from your starting time or your friend's starting time.  More information is available in the FAQs section. To enable us to focus on other queries, we will not respond directly to questions about start time.

Your race number and timing chip are collected on the day, we do not send anything out in the post.

Please note: Junior/Youth, TriStar 3, 2, 1 and TriStart start times are approximate as they are subject to the adult sprint race and subsequent junior races finishing without any delays.

Although we are unable to offer a refund or transfer at this state, please do let us know if you are unable to race on the day. Places cannot be held over to next year.

APR30

Race information packs now available

Race information is now available (in PDF format). Please read the relevant documents for your race.

Race numbers and timing chips are collected on the day, we do not send anything out in the post.

Start times will be posted on this site approximately one week before race day. We'll let you know when available.

Please note: Junior/Youth, TriStar 3, 2, 1 and TriStart start times are approximate as they are subject to the adult sprint race and subsequent junior races finishing without any delays.


 

Race information packs, start times and race numbers

Race information and start times are now available in PDF format. Please read the relevant documents for your race.

We are unable to make changes to start times, but if there are any errors with name or club affiliation, please let us know.

If you have any queries please contact us.

Please note Junior/Youth, TriStar 3, 2, 1 and TriStart start times are approximate as they are subject to the adult sprint race and subsequent junior races finishing without any delays.

Sprint race
Start times and race numbers
Competitor information
Course summary
Kit checklist
Sprint race briefing

Parking permit

Junior race
Junior/Youth information (Juniors participating in the London Series) / Race numbers / Course summary

TriStar 3 information / Race numbers / Course summary
TriStar 2 information / Race numbers / Course summary
TriStar 1 information / Race numbers / Course summary
TriStart information / Race numbers / Course summary

Parking permit

Spectators
Spectator information
Parking permit

Ages and race distances

The swim takes place in the 50m National Sports Centre pool, with cycle laps on a closed circuit within the park then run laps around the park, finishing in the renowned athletics stadium.

Full sprint - age 17+ on 31 December 2017
750m swim - 15 lengths in 50m pool
20km bike - 9 laps of closed road circuit in park
5km run - 2 laps in park

Race entry: £45

Ages as of 31 December 2017. This is a British Triathlon rule and we cannot make any exceptions. Juniors must race in the TriStar group relevant to their date of birth.

TriStart - 8 years
50m swim (25m training pool)
approx 800m cycle
approx 400m run
Race entry: £15


TriStar 1 - 9-10 years
150m swim (25m training pool)
4k - 2 x 2k cycle laps*
1.2k run
Race entry: £20

TriStar 2 - 11-12 years
200m swim (50m pool)
6k - 3 x 2k cycle laps*
1.8k run
Race entry: £20


TriStar 3 - 13-14 years
300m swim (50m pool)
8k - 4 x 2k cycle laps
2.4k run
Race entry: £20

Youths - 15-16 years
350m swim (50m pool)
11k - 5 x 2.2k cycle laps
2.5k run
Race entry: £30

Juniors - 17-19 years
350m swim (50m pool)
11k - 5 x 2.2k cycle laps
2.5k run
Race entry: £30
Juniors wishing to qualify for the London Series should enter this distance. Other juniors can enter the full Sprint race and compete in the Under-24 age group.

* The laps on the bike course are tough as it involves climbing the hill multiple times and descending at the other side of the park. Please ensure your child is confident and able to complete the course before entering them.

See our refund/withdrawal policy below.

Refund / withdrawal policy

  • 4 months - 1 month - 50% refund of entry fee paid (Adults £22.50, Youth/Junior £15, T3/T2/T1 £10, Tristart £7.50)
  • 1 month - 2 weeks - No refund but entry will be transferable if you provide full details of who you want to transfer your place to as we are not operating a waiting list
  • Less than 2 weeks - No refund and entry not transferable
  • Entries cannot be deferred until next year

Contact us if you need to withdraw your entry.

Race photography

ProSport Photos ProSport Photos will once again be taking photographs at this year's race.

Please do not 'steal' copyrighted images from photography websites. You can order printed or digital photos to keep as a souvenir of your day. Photos marked 'PROOF' should not be used on Facebook or elsewhere.

Age group prizes

1st, 2nd and 3rd in categories with >20 entries
1st and 2nd in categories with 10-20 entries
1st only in categories with >10 entries

Presentations will be made as soon as possible after each event. If you are not present to collect your trophy you will need to pay P&P in order for us to mail to you.

Pre and post race massage

Crystal Palace Physio GroupWe are delighted that the Crystal Palace Physio Group is continuing their support of our triathlon.

CPPG has over 20 years experience resolving sports injuries.

If you have an injury we are able to provide access to:

  • Chartered Physiotherapists, who will assess, treat and aim to cure your pain

  • Experienced Podiatrists who can evaluate your footwear and prescribe you with orthotics (insoles) to reduce your risk of injury

  • Sports Massage Therapists who can help you manage any muscular soreness or problematic tightness

What is Sports Massage?
Sports massage involves the management, manipulation and rehabilitation of soft tissues of the body including muscles, tendons and ligaments using a specific form of massage.

What are the benefits of sports massage?

- Improves circulation
- Helps with injury healing
- Assists in preparation for sport
- Assists in recovery after sport
- Reduces pain
- Relaxes muscles
- Increases muscle length (flexibility)
- Improves circulation

Contact us now on 020 8778 9050 to book your sports massage or for further information and free advice.

Follow the CPPG on FacebookCPSIC on twitterThey will also be on hand at the event for post-race massage.

Useful links and advice

Our privacy policy

This privacy policy sets out how the Crystal Palace Triathlon uses and protects any information that you give us when you enter our race.

The Crystal Palace Triathlon is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when you enter our race, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

The Crystal Palace Triathlon complies with the requirements set out in the Data Protection Act 1998. You can obtain further information about the Data Protection Act 1998 by visiting the GOV.uk website.

We may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1 January 2013.

What we collect
We collect the following information:

  • Name, Address, Date of Birth
  • Contact information including email address
We require this information to:
  • contact you with regards to your race entry.
  • distribute our email notifications.
  • periodically send promotional mail or emails about relevant special offers or events.

Sharing of Information
The Crystal Palace Triathlon does not sell, share or rent any personal information or data supplied by you to a third party.

We will provide the British Triathlon Federation (BTF) with race results for the purpose of providing membership services only and for the compilation of anonymised statistical information.

Questions, Comments and Complaints
If you have any concerns regarding our Privacy Policy then you can contact us by email.

Triathlon England membership and member refunds

Triathlon England MembershipJoin Triathlon England today to benefit from their exclusive membership package.

  • Personal Accident Insurance
  • Accident Legal Service
  • Reduced race entry
  • No day licence fees

Triathlon England (or Home nations) refunds

All seniors (age 17+) will receive a £3 refund on production of a valid TE (or Home Nations) licence at Registration on race day. This applies to those taking part in the senior event. All juniors (age 8-16 and 17-19 Junior) will receive a £1 refund on production of a valid TE (or Home Nations) licence at Registration on race day. This applies to those taking part in any of the junior/youth events.

 


Find out more about our sponsors


Bloodwise

BloodwiseBloodwise, We are Bloodwise (the new name for Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research), your UK blood cancer charity. We improve the lives of blood cancer patients with cancers such as leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma because we believe everyone should be able to live their life to the full. Visit our website for more information.

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Zone 3

Zone 3Zone3, the British wetsuit brand, are once again sponsoring the Crystal Palace Triathlon, and have supported us for many years.

Zone3 is one of the first British owned Triathlon brands and since 2008 has developed an unparalleled reputation for producing high quality, performance products at an affordable price.  Whether you are an elite leading out the field or training for your first triathlon, Zone3 has the formula to get you the best results.

Follow Zone 3 on Facebook Zone3 on twitter

 

Schwalbe

SchwalbeSchwalbe brand bicycle tyres can be found from the USA to Australia and Japan to South Africa. In Europe we are the market leaders. We believe there are two reasons for this success:

Firstly - We are tyre fanatics, absolutely specialising in bicycles and for some years also in wheelchairs.

Secondly - Our tyres can’t be found everywhere, but exclusively in the specialised trade because to our mind, qualified advice and good service are a must.

And we know- Only the specialised trade can ensure both.

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Blue Door Bicycles

Blue Door BicyclesBlue Door Bicycles will be offering on-site technical assistance throughout the day for any last-minute emergencies.

But, if you need your bike servicing before the event please contact Blue Door Bicycles on 020 8670 9767 and don't forget to mention that you Follow Blue Door Bicycles on Facebookare competing in the Crystal Palace Triathlon.

Cadence Cycling Performance

Cadence Cycling PerformanceCadence Cyclng Performance has one aim in mind and that is to improve its customers performance on the bike.

Cadence are supporting our race by providing spot prizes to be given out on the day.

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Kitbrix

KitbrixKitbrix intelligently designed military grade strength, this easy use sports organiser maximises training time and reduces stress of training, kit storage and planning. Find your kit easily and quickly to train more… #keepittogether.

Follow Kitbrix on Facebook Kitbrix on twitter

 

Endura

EnduraEndura is the largest brand of cycle clothing in the UK with a range that spans MTB, road and commuter clothing.

Endura are once again supporting our race by providing spot prizes to be given out on the day.

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Swim For Tri

Swim For TriSwim For Tri, based in London but now coaching across the UK, is a swim technique and coaching concept brought to you by the brother and sister team of Dan and Keeley Bullock. The team share over 30 years experience of competitive swimming, coaching, teaching swim lessons and direct involvement with the sport of Triathlon and Openwater racing as competitors and Coaches.

Follow SFT on Facebook Swim For Tri on twitter

 

Generation UCAN

Generation UCANGeneration UCAN, is healthy sports nutrition that delivers steady energy and allows you to burn more fat for fuel during exercise. The energy source in UCAN's drink mix is a slow-burning complex carbohydrate called SUPERSTARCH (derived from non-GMO corn starch) that offers several scientifically validated benefits over sugar-based sports drinks, energy gels, and high carbohydrate foods.

 

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Endurance Conspiracy

Generation UCANEndurance Conspiracy, is an athlete owned and managed company inspired by and built around the outdoors & endurance sports culture. We consider EC to be more than just a brand – we’re a laid-back lifestyle...with soul.

We make stuff for people who enjoy getting outside, who line up to do battle on the weekends, cyclists, runners, triathletes, surfers, adventurers, and everyone else in search of something that looks good and represents what they're about.

We embrace the casual aspect of doing it just for the sake of doing it – climbing the hill just because it’s there, riding the wave - whether anyone is there to take a picture or not, and pushing ourselves to the limit because we needed to know what lies beyond.

We are purveyors of fun.

Follow EC on Facebook EC on twitter

 


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