Published: June 13, 2009
Hundreds of athletes to take part in Sunday's Burnham Triathlon

Burnham-On-Sea TriathlonHundreds of athletes will be taking part in Burnham-On-Sea's annual triathlon on Sunday morning (June 14th).

The popular event will start at 6.15am at the Burnham Swim and Sports Acadaemy and will consist of a 500m swim, followed by a 20km cycle and a 5km beach run.

Participants will start their swim in the pool, then cycle out along Love Lane to the Edithmead roundabout, before heading north past Brent Knoll and along the A370 towards Lympsham and Berrow. They will then return back to the pool along Berrow Road.

The participants will then take part in a run from the pool along Burnham beach, out to the golf course, past the low lighthouse (pictured) before finishing on the beach.

The event gets underway at 6.15am and there will be a road closure in place along Berrow Road throughout the morning. Click here for a list of the starting times.


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