Training

Sprint & super-sprint triathlons: 14 of the UK's best for beginners

Made the decision to do your first triathlon and want to know which one is the best for the tri newbie? Here, are what we think are, the UK's top 14 short offerings perfect for those dipping their toe into triathlon waters for the first time

1. SHOCK ABSORBER WOMENONLY TRIATHLON

Dorney Lake, Berkshire, UK

Our second women-only race on the list comes from that beginner’s tri Mecca of Dorney Lake. Once again, much of the success comes down to the welcoming and relaxed atmosphere for first-time female triathletes. The Dorney Lake location has long proved itself as a stress-free multisport haven, with calm waters, flat bike and run courses, and plenty of spectator vantage points.

Free 8 week supersprint triathlon training plan

Free 6 month short-course triathlon training plan for sprint and standard distances

World's best triathlons: 31 to do before you die

4 of Europe's best mountain triathlons

Ironman-distance triathlons: the 10 best European Irons for beginners

Ironman-distance triathlons: guide to 7 of the UK's best


 
 

Daily deals from top retailers

We'd love you to add a comment! Please login or take half a minute to register as a free member

Back to the top