The Series

Pop-up City Triathlon

Hundreds of city workers have raced in the unique, static staged event over the last couple of years as they competed to cover the most distance over a set time with a winning team and four runners up receiving bragging rights along with many prizes.

Pop-up City Triathlon

The unique Pop-Up City Triathlon has taken place over the last two years in Canary Wharf with corporate and club teams giving it a ‘tri’ and testing their mettle in the staged static triathlon. All money raised has been donated to Macmillan Cancer Support. Congratulations to all those taking part.

Pop Up City Triathlon 2017

The 2017 Pop-up City Triathlon

Let’s Do This won the second ‘Pop-up’ city triathlon at Canary Wharf

Hundreds of city workers, sweated it out as they competed against banking rivals in Montgomery Square, Canary Wharf in a staged event, organised by Castle Triathlon Series in partnership with Novotel Canary Wharf, Macmillan Cancer Support and KPMG.

Let’s Do This took the winning slot on the competitive leader board covering an impressive distance of 4595m as their team swam for 3 minutes in an endless pool, biked for 4 minutes on a cycle ergometer and ran for 3 minutes on a treadmill.

The event saw the top three teams battle for the winning spot in a Grand Final that took place at 18:00 on Thursday 27th April .


Winning Team – Let’s Do This

£1,000 for the teams’ charity of choice PLUS each team member will get:

  • Swim changing robe
  • KitBrix bag filled with goodies; VitaCoco Oil, High5 nutrition, race belt, multi functional sports scarf and CherryActive
  • Three month training plan from expert training partner,
  • FREE one hour physio consultation or massage with Six Physio
  • FREE race place at any Castle Triathlon Series event/distance
  • Complementary bottomless brunch at BOKAN restaurant, Novotel London Canary Wharf

Four Runner-Up Teams

  • Credit Suisse
  • Adelphi
  • Man
  • Lloyds 

Each team member will receive:

  • Goodie bag including; VitaCoco Oil, High5 nutrition, race belt, multi-functional sports scarf and CherryActive.
  • FREE race place at any Castle Triathlon Series event/distance

COST: All entry fee proceeds have been donated directly to the Castle Triathlon Series Official Charity Partner, Macmillan Cancer Support.

Check out this short video of the event.

Novotel London Canary Wharf

Novotel has partnered with this year’s Pop-Up City Triathlon. The campaign forms part of the launch of the brand new Canary Wharf hotel which opened its doors to welcome guests from the 14th February 2017, and like the Pop-Up City Triathlon, is set to become a regular part of the lives of business people and visitors to the City.

The new Novotel London Canary Wharf comes complete with 39 storeys, 360 degree stunning views of the London skyline, sky high BŌKAN restaurant, bar and rooftop terrace, and New York style health club. Tapping in to the World’s fastest growing sport, Novotel London Canary Wharf hosted a winner’s party after the Grand Final.

Pop-up City Triathlon Gallery

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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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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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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