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Ultimate Olympic & Sprint Triathlon

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Date: Sunday 30th June 2024
Venue: The Mere, Cremorne Gardens, Ellesmere, Shropshire, SY12 0PA
Swim: Lake: (Freshwater Spring Mere)
Event starts from: 10am

Olympic 1500m swim - 40k cycle - 10k run

Sprint 750m swim - 25k cycle - 5k run

Minimum Age: 16 years for Sprint and Olympic Relay team members
17 years for Olympic distance individuals

Entry type:


Relay Team (2 or 3 in a team)


Please Note: Competitor Race Day Information (Individual Start Times, Bib Numbers etc) will be emailed out to competitors 7-10 days before the event.

The Event

Embark on a thrilling multi-sport journey at Ellesmere with our world famous triathlon event.

Dive into the challenge of swimming, cycling, and running as you push yourself to new heights. With a stunning backdrop of natural beauty, Ellesmere offers an ideal setting to test your endurance and athletic prowess.

Whether you're a seasoned triathlete or a novice looking for a new adventure, this event promises an unforgettable experience. Join us at the UK Ultimate Olympic & Sprint Triathlon and embrace the excitement of pushing your limits in a supportive and inspiring environment.


  • Freshwater Mere swim 
  • Scenic countryside cycle routes through parts of wales and Shropshire
  • Fully tarmac run routes with closed to traffic roads and pathways
  • Spectator friendly venue, great for supporting friends and family
  • Finishers medal
  • Prizes for overall winners and age group prizes in each category
  • Swim start, transition and run finish all within a stone's throw of each other
  • Award winning venue

If the UK Ultimate Olympic or Sprint Triathlons are not quite what you are looking for how about something a little more challenging? The UK Ultimate Triathlon or UK Ultimate 1/2 Triathlon could be for you.

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Don't want to go it alone?
Take part as a relay team of 2 or 3 and share the challenge of swim, bike and run!
We just need the team captains info to complete an entry form and your team is good to go!
Limited number of places. Secure yours NOW!

For more information, see the sections below:

Course Maps

PDF Documents: click each to open or download

Site Layout

Swim Course

Bike Course Start/Finish


Cycle Courses

To view course direction & distance markers, please click on, “view full version” (top left-hand corner of the map) or run your mouse cursor along the mountain graph to see course direction.


Run Course



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Previous year’s results

Event Photos


Reviews on RaceCheck.com - Click Here

Hi can I just say abig thank you for a well organised, well Marshalled triathlon. Acredit to you all. Oh and thanks for the PB.

John Hughes #504

Hi team,

I just want to say what a super, super, super well runevent it was yesterday. So well organised, really lovely routes and everyonewas so friendly. My first proper Tri and I loved it! Huge thank you to allinvolved.



I just wanted to say how much I enjoyed the event today -very well organised and very friendly staff and volunteers. I was met by a smilefirst thing this morning and the last person I saw as I drove out also gave afriendly wave. Small things, cost nothing but make a difference!!

I'll definitely be recommending it to others for nextyear!


Entry Form

Ultimate Olympic & Sprint Triathlon 2024


(Price per race entry or per relay team)

The price will adjust automatically when event is selected.

Transgender policy
Only people who are female sex at birth are eligible to compete in the Female category.
All individuals including transgender people are eligible to compete in the Open category. Responses to this question will enable us to allocate competitors into the correct race category as required under the British Triathlon Transgender Policy effective 1 January 2023. This policy can be read here and provides more information regarding race categories and eligibility.
For any queries about the transgender policy, please email [email protected]


Telephone Entry

If you would prefer to enter over the phone please call

01270 842800 and secure your place today!

(Lines are open Monday to Friday, between 9:30am-3:00pm).


If you are not local to the event and are planning to book accommodation please take a look at our places to stay information and map of the area.

Camping and/or Caravan available with full facilities at

Bradley Hall Rural Escapes (Glamping Pods)

Abbey Green Farm

Green Lane Caravan Park

Bramblewood Caravan Park

Mile Bank Farm

Roden View

Hadley Park Whitchurch

Sunny Oak Caravan Park