Race event | Ultimate 1/2 | Racecheck

We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience. By continuing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on our website. I agree

Booking Details
arrow_icon

Triathlon

Ultimate 1/2 - cover image

Coronavirus (COVID-19) notice: With many events being cancelled or postponed, always double check race details with the official organiser.

Ultimate 1/2

UK Triathlon

calendar-green-icon

location-pin-icon

Alderford Lake, Tilstock Lane, Whitchurch, SY13 3JQ, United Kingdom

Racecheck Badge Award
Distance Date
Team relay Ultimate 1/2 ?

1.20MI

Swim

arrow_icon

56.00MI

Cycle

arrow_icon

13.10MI

Run

Aug. 16, 2020
Ultimate 1/2 ?

1.20MI

Swim

arrow_icon

56.00MI

Cycle

arrow_icon

13.10MI

Run

Aug. 16, 2020

Overview

  • Freshwater lake swim with no current and no weed
  • Multi-lap lake swim with Australian exit in between laps
  • Scenic countryside cycle & run routes, ideal for PB's
  • Swim start, transition & run finish all within a stone's throw of each other
  • Fantastic picturesque venue with on-site facilities including showers, parking (charges apply) and lakeside cafe
  • Spectator friendly venue, great for supporting friends and family
  • For athletes convenience you register and rack your bike on race day for the Ultimate 1/2 Triathlon
  • Includes finishers medal and official race T-shirt

Read reviews for Ultimate 1/2 Triathlon on Racecheck or be the first to review!

 



What athletes are saying

The characteristics which best describe Ultimate 1/2, as voted on by past participants.


feature-icon

The Event

Spectator friendly 12
Family friendly 12
PB potential 11
Great medal 11
Ideal for beginners 11
Useful pre-race info 10
Well-stocked goody bag 8
Festival atmosphere 6
Supports good cause 5
Exciting event village 4
Bucket list event 2
Good public transport links 1


feature-icon

Course Profile

feature-icon Lake 11
feature-icon Undulating 8
feature-icon Mostly flat 9




Review Highlights

Below are the top three aspects of the Ultimate 1/2, as determined by athlete reviews.

laurel_half
5.00
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star
laurel_half
Registration Process
laurel_half
4.92
silver-star silver-star silver-star silver-star
laurel_half
Environmentally Friendly
laurel_half
4.90
bronze-star bronze-star bronze-star bronze-star
laurel_half
Quality of Aid Stations
All Time Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.63
2020 Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.73
View full breakdown

Community Discussion

Ask a question below to get advice from the community and the UK Triathlon team.

Question posted - go to discussion

Please make sure you have entered a question and selected a topic.



Latest Reviews

profile-avatar-thumbnail
Dean Haslop
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star 4.8

Reviewed 1 month ago

View review

Great event well organised.

profile-avatar-thumbnail
Adam Critchley
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star 5.0

Reviewed 1 month ago

View review

Wow what a great, well organised event. The waved swim start worked fantastically well and I have to say it was the best swim experience I've had in a race. It is certainly worth considering this format for next year. No anxiety in the water and jostling for space, ...Read full review

Leave Your Review

Have you completed this event in the past? If so, leave your review now!

Our review process is quick and simple, meaning you can help athletes just like yourself make more informed decisions about the races they sign up for.

Start Review

View all 31 reviews


Awards & Accolades

Racecheck Badge Award



Reviews (31)

All Time Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.6
2020 Average
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star 4.7
Race Organisation Rating
Logistics
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star
Registration Process
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star
Race Briefing
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star
Value For Money
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star
Quality of Aid Stations
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star
Environmentally Friendly
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star
Course Rating
Natural Beauty
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star
Uniqueness
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star empty-star
Ease of Navigation
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star
Local Support
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star half-gold-star
Safety
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star empty-star
Marshal Supervision
gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star gold-star

The  

 average for this event is 

4.6  star-icon

 from 

31

 reviews.

Write Your Review

Have you recently completed the Ultimate 1/2 event?

Let the community know your thoughts by writing a review.

Start Review

Community Discussion

Ask a question below to get advice from the community and the UK Triathlon team. Choose the relevant topic to help get answers faster.

Please make sure you have entered a question and selected a topic.

Accommodation Near The Start Line

A good night’s sleep is essential to achieving your optimal performance on race day. We’ve collected the best accommodation options near the venue which you can view and book using the map below (no added price premium by Racecheck).