seafront to close during Sunday's triathlon
of Burnham-On-Sea seafront and adjoining roads will be closed
to traffic on Sunday morning (April 25th) when the town's spring
triathlon is held.
'Super Sprint Triathlon', organised by Burnham Swim and Sports
Academy, will see competitors swimming 250m (10 lengths of the
pool), cycling 10km and running 2.5km along the beach and Esplanade.
whole of the Esplanade and Seaview Road will be closed to traffic
during the event beteen 6am and 9am," organiser Martin Rogers
access roads onto The Esplanade will also be closed, so residents
who require the use of their vehicle during these times should
ensure it is parked outside this closure zone. Roads will be open
to emergency vehicles only."
added that for all residents living south of Morrisons there will
be a one-way system in operation. Vehicles leaving the Steart
Drive area will be directed down the access road behind Morrisons
to Pier Street.
should be an exciting spectacle for the town and we encourage
people to come out and watch it. We hope it does not cause too
much inconvenience early on a Sunday morning," added Mr Rogers.
warning about the closures have been posted through the doors
of hundreds of homes along the seafront and signs have been installed
along the Esplanade. More than 140 competitors will be taking