head to Burnham-On-Sea for annual triathlon
of athletes from across the region will converge on Burnham-On-Sea
on Sunday (April 21st) as the town holds its annual spring triathlon.
by Burnham-On-Sea Swim and Sports Academy, the SuperSprint Triathlon
will be held from 7am and several roads, including The Esplanade
and Seaview Road, will be closed during the event.
will be starting in waves every five minutes up until 8.30am.
Having swum 10 lengths of the pool, the athletes will then run
to their bikes racked on Seaview Road, and ride three laps (10km)
of The Esplanade, taking them down to Burnham Yacht Club and back.
their bikes again in Seaview Road, the competitors will then run
2.5km along the beach to the town jetty and back along the seafront
to the finish line, opposite the Swim and Sports Academy. The
last of the adult competitors will cross the line at approximately
event will be finished by 11.30am, with all road closures fully
lifted by 12 noon.