What is it?
The Tooting Bec Lido SwimRun comprising 4 run legs and 4 swim legs.
Where is it?
Tooting Lido, Tooting Bec Road, London. SW16 1RU
When is it?
Wednesday 6th June 2018 - 19:50
How much does it cost to enter?
£25 per person / £20 for SLSC members
Is the SwimRun open to everyone?
The event is open to anyone over the age of 18.
Is the SwimRun 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, the event is open to teams of 2. Each member of the team is required to complete the full distance and stay within 5 metres of each other throughout. They will not be tethered.
When does event day registration open?
Registration will be open from 1 hour prior to the start, where you will be given race numbers and final instructions for the event.
What is the run route?
The 4 run routes will be signposted and marshaled and can be seen on the map.
Will there be safety supervision?
Life guards will be present at the pool, as well as marshals on the run course for your safety.
Where is transition?
There is no transition as competitors will run and swim in all of their kit. There will however be a bag drop facility.
What do I need to bring?
You will need to bring your printed race confirmation.
What do I need for the event?
All kit must be kept with competitors at all times
Running Shoes (laced rather than elastic laces so that they stay on during the swim)
Participants must wear a tri suit or similar if not wearing wetsuit.
Wetsuit (Can be a shorty, but you must run in it too)
Hand paddlesWhere can I find more information and rules for the SLSC SwimRun event?
Take a look at the SLSC
website for more specific information about this SwimRun event
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.