Pop-up City Triathlon
24-27 April 2017

Lough Cutra Castle
26/27 May 2018

Cholmondeley Castle
23/24 June 2018

The Festival of Endurance at Hever Castle
9 July 2017

Castle Howard
22/23 July 2017

Château de Chantilly
26/27 August 2017

Hever Castle
23/24 September 2017

Schools Roadshow
July 2017

The Gauntlet at Lough Cutra Castle Triathlon, Going European

The Gauntlet at Lough Cutra Castle Triathlon, Going European

January 23, 2017

The Lough Cutra Castle Triathlon is delighted to announce that the Middle Distance race ‘The Gauntlet’ has been selected by Triathlon Ireland as a qualifier for the 2018 ETU European Championships. The race this year will offer five slots to athletes across each age group to qualify for the European Championship Race in 2018.

For those athletes with a burning desire to race and represent their, club, county and Country this is the perfect opportunity to chase that goal and dream! What better way to stay focused on your training, racing and goals over the next few months than visualising running down the finish line of The Gauntlet and qualifying to race on the world stage.

The Gauntlet middle distance race will see athletes swim 1.9km in the largest privately owned lake in Europe, cycle 96km circumnavigating the grounds of Lough Cutra Castle taking in the beautiful scenery of The Burren National Park. The single loop bike course will also include the infamous Corkscrew Hill. The 21.1Km run is a 3 lap course through the forest trails and estate at Lough Cutra Castle finishing in front of the stunning Castle.

Don’t delay in securing your place to race The Gauntlet in 2017 and chase that green tri suit all the way down the finish line.

Book before Jan 31st to benefit from a 20% discount on race entry. Book Now!

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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