What is it?
The Total Motion Aquathlon comprising a lido swim followed by a run around Tooting Common.
Where is it?
Tooting Lido, Tooting Bec Road, London. SW16 1RU
When is it?
Saturday 19th May 2018 - 10:00am
How much does it cost to enter?
£32.00 (+£3 BTF licence if required)
£40.00 (+£3 (each person) BTF licence if required)
FREE via one of our charity partners, subject to a minimum charity commitment.
Is the Aquathlon open to everyone?
The event is open to anyone over the age of 18.
Is the Aquathlon Chip Timed?
Yes, the event will be professionally chip timed allowing you to receive a print out of your splits as well as viewing the results online post event. You will receive your chip on a neoprene band to attach to your ankle at registration.
Can I enter as a team?
Yes, you can enter as an individual or in a relay team of two.
When does registration open?
Registration will be open from 1 hour prior to the start, where you will be given race numbers, timing chips and final instructions for the event.
What is the run route?
The run route will be signposted and marshaled and can be seen on the map below. Runners will follow loops of the common before heading back to the lido and the finish.
Will there be medical supervision?
First aiders will be present at the event and there will be life guards at the pool, as well as marshals on the run course for your safety.
Where is transition?
Transition is located on the grassed area behind the lido café.
What do I need to bring?
You will need to bring your printed race confirmation.
What do I need to wear?
Swim – Goggles, wetsuit (strongly advised),swim cap. Please note that wetsuits are likely to be compulsory for the swim leg, with the pool temperature likely to be sub 14c.
Transition – Towel – Good to mark your position!
Run – Appropriate footwear.
Will there be refreshments?
Yes, refreshments will be available on the day.
Are there changing facilities & showers?
The lido has changing and showering facilities that are available to all competitors before and after the event.
Can spectators come along?
Spectators are more than welcome and actively encouraged, so please bring your friends and family along to cheer you on.
Can I volunteer?
Events such as these cannot take place without the very kind help of volunteers. If you are coming along to spectate, why not get involved too? Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to help.
Is there parking?
There is a small car park at the lido and parking in the surrounding roads, although you are encouraged to arrive by other means if possible.