Middle-distance triathlons: 8 of the UK's best for beginners
Want to try a 70.3 but wondering which half-Ironman distance triathlon is best for first timers? Here we pick our top 8 UK middle-distance triathlons suitable for newcomers to 113km racing…
Woburn Abbey, Bedfordshire
With their glut of events at Dorney Lake, Human Race are the masters of the beginner triathlon. So it’s no surprise that their sole middle-distance entry, the Woburner, makes this list.
The race begins with a one lap swim in Woburn Abbey lake, before a lapped route through the Bedfordshire countryside. The run takes in tree-lined avenues and the Woburn Safari Park before a finish inside the Abbey grounds.
And waiting for all Woburner athletes is a free burger, a Woburger if you will, which is all the motivation we need to crawl to the finish line… What are you waiting for? Enter here