Pulse Port Beach Triathlon
Saturday, September 22nd 2018
With a traditional beach swim start, and bike and run legs on closed roads, this sprint distance race is perfect for both the newcomer to triathlon and the more experienced triathlete who is looking for a personal best.
The National Series event is non-draft legal, and open to all athletes aged 16 years and upwards. The Super Series event is a draft legal event, and open to athletes who are ranked by Triathlon Ireland as CAT1 or CAT2.
Latest News and Updates:
Race entry is now closed.
All participants should have received a race briefing document via email at this stage. If you did not receive the briefing document, or if you have further questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Race numbers and swim waves details are now available for viewing and download.
If you intend to race in the Super Series event, please review the Triathlon Ireland Super Series Athlete Guide 2018.
Roads leading to the race car park, registration, and spectator area, will close from 08:30 on race day.
|RACE SCHEDULE – 22/09/2018|
(Cat1 / Cat2)
|Move to Swim Start||09:30||09:45|
|Warm Up||09:40||09:50 – 09:55|
|Swim Start Male Cat 1 & Cat 2||09:50||n.a.|
|Swim Start Female Cat 1 & Cat 2||09:55||n.a.|
|Swim Start Age Groupers Wave 1||n.a.||10:10|
|Swim Start Age Groupers Wave 2||n.a.||10:15|
|Swim Start Age Groupers Wave 3||n.a.||10:20|
The race consists of a 750m sea swim from Port beach, followed by a 20km single loop cycle on fully closed roads. The 4.8k run will be an out and back route that will take competitors to the finish line back at Port beach. No roundabouts, no traffic lights, and no cars, this is pure rural bliss! You can find more information on the course information page.
How to get there:
New to Triathlon and not sure about the basics – what to wear, what to eat, what equipment you need, etc.? Read the New to triathlon page on the Triathlon Ireland Website, and take a look at our Beginning triathlon page for other useful links.
Race results for 2017 and earlier years are here.
Photos & video:
Photographs and videos of 2017 and past years are here.
Thank you to the residents of the Port beach area, The Irish Coastguard, An Garda Síochána, St John Ambulance, Boyne Fisherman’s Rescue and Recovery service, and our sponsors whose support allows us to stage this event.
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