News


We always have lots of cool stuff happening – in this section we aim to keep you updated with the latest news from the Castle Triathlon Series.

Amazing live music at our triathlons

Amazing live music at our triathlons

The Hever Castle Triathlon has announced a special partnership with The Zed Music Café (Sevenoaks, Kent) to bring four live bands a day to triathletes and spectators at The Bastion and the flagship event in September.

Race season preparation

Race season preparation

With your season of events looming, the associated costs can start to mount up. Fingers crossed all of your preparation will have ensured that you remain fit to race and you will have a great season. However we all know that injury or other situations outside of your control can sneak up on us . Read on for key advice and Triathlon Insurance discount.

Pro Paul Hawkins set to race The Bastion at Hever Castle

Pro Paul Hawkins set to race The Bastion at Hever Castle

Professional triathlete Paul Hawkins is the latest elite racer to sign up to the Castle Triathlon Series and will be racing the toughest event on their fixture list – The Bastion iron-distance triathlon at Hever Castle, Kent on 12th July 2015.

Brick sessions - training tips

Brick sessions - training tips

You may have heard other triathletes talking about brick sessions and wondered what they were referring to. A brick session is when you put two or more disciplines back to back. This could be a swim to bike or a bike to run.

New Headband Tech BUFF®

Our Official Headwear partner, BUFF® has launched a new Headband Tech BUFF®. Made with Outlast® technology, it absorbs, stores and releases heat when necessary which helps to achieve optimal temperature and humidity control.

This Spring, BUFF® says buzz off to insects

Now Spring is here, insects will be becoming more and more widespread. To keep the insects away when your doing your outdoor activities this Spring/Summer, the Insect Shield BUFF® with it’s unique repellent technology will be the product for you.

A royal start to the season

A royal start to the season

1,200 competitors enjoyed stunning scenery and exciting racing at Lough Cutra Castle Triathlon, Gort, Co. Galway today (Sunday 24th May).

Hundreds of kids give it a ‘Tri’

Hundreds of kids give it a ‘Tri’

8 schools* in Kent are bucking the trend of complacency in primary school pupils reaching fitness targets (Daily Telegraph; 14.01.15) by taking part in a new school triathlon training initiative.

A triathlon and a Bank Holiday break in the West of Ireland

A triathlon and a Bank Holiday break in the West of Ireland

It’s the perfect May Bank Holiday plan – combine a Castle Triathlon festival with a short break in the beautiful west of Ireland.

Are you really covered by your home insurance?

Are you really covered by your home insurance?

Here, Triathlonguard looks to provide some insight in to the main differences between relying on your household insurance and taking out specialist Triathlon Insurance to protect yourself and your kit.

Race distances

Race distances

For the absolute beginners and children to the professional triathletes, the Castle Triathlon Series offers a wealth of race distances to suit all levels.

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Location

Hosted at a selection of stunning and iconic castles across the UK, Ireland and France, the Castle Triathlon Series events all promise an inspirational and memorable race experience.

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Take part

We pride ourselves on offering a bespoke and tailored offering for all those wishing to take part and grateful for all those who want to be involved on the day.

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Training

We would always recommend training in preparation for any event, but how much you do, and the style you take is down to you.

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