CASTLE TRIATHLON SERIES
CASTLE RUN SERIES
CASTLE SWIM SERIES

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.

Hitting the wall

Hitting the wall

‘Hitting the wall’ is a situation none of us want to experience. If you are unfamiliar with this phrase, it is when your stored glycogen is depleted. Glycogen is carbohydrate that is stored in our muscles and liver for energy. You might feel physically and mentally that you can no longer continue. This is more likely to happen on the run leg of a triathlon or in a half or full marathon.

Why do you do triathlon?

Why do you do triathlon?

In his fascinating blog article, Ben Greenfield asked his readers, “Why do you really do triathlons?” His belief is that we are all driven by rational and irrational motivators.

Epic performances by competitors accepting the Gauntlet challenge at Castle Howard

Epic performances by competitors accepting the Gauntlet challenge at Castle Howard

Amongst the 15 different triathlon, run and swim events on offer at Castle Howard Triathlon last weekend was the most heroic of them all; The Gauntlet half iron distance. Over 100 athletes accepted the challenge to pick up the Gauntlet and were challenged not only by a tough course, but the severe heat.

Elite athletes and triathlon superheroes conquer swim, bike and run challenges at Castle Howard

Elite athletes and triathlon superheroes conquer swim, bike and run challenges at Castle Howard

Castle Howard witnessed the hottest day of triathlon racing in nine years this weekend accentuating the challenge for triathletes, who took on arguably the toughest course of the Castle Triathlon Series.

Field doubled for both off-road half and full marathon fields despite UK Heatwave

Field doubled for both off-road half and full marathon fields despite UK Heatwave

The Festival of Endurance, organised by the Castle Run and Triathlon Series, welcomed runners to Hever Castle last Sunday.

1,500 Take on the Epic Challenge of the Festival of Endurance at Hever Castle

1,500 Take on the Epic Challenge of the Festival of Endurance at Hever Castle

Hundreds of swimmers, runners and cyclists took part in the The Festival of Endurance at Hever Castle last weekend as the competition continued to grow, despite a weekend of unforgiving conditions.

Stunning athlete performances at Hever Castle for a brutally hot Bastion

Stunning athlete performances at Hever Castle for a brutally hot Bastion

Thousands of athletes compete at the Festival of Endurance on the Hottest Day of the Year

Help! My body is tight: Yoga can help

Help! My body is tight: Yoga can help

When working with athletes and those dedicating their time to some serious sporting efforts, we tend to hear the same questions ‘help, my body is tight’, ‘can yoga help me’, and ‘will flexibility improve my performance’ our time at the Cholmondoly Castle Triathlon last weekend was no different.

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.

Find out more


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.

Find out more


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.

Find out more


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.

Find out more