Dorset Try a TRI for Adults & Children 3+, 13th May 2018
Date(s) - 13/05/2018
7:00 am - 12:30 pm

St Michael's Middle School

Sunday 13th May, 2018

for Adults & Children 3+

250m Pool swim, 10mile Bike, 3mile Run.

Junior distances determined by age as of 31/12/18 – details below.


Online Entry is available at the bottom of this page and will remain open until 12noon on Friday 11th May or until the race is full.


St.Michaels Middle School, Colehill Lane, Colehill, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 7AB.

The Swim takes place in the 18m heated school pool, the fees for the Triathlon help keep this community pool open.

THE ADULT RACE – 250m Swim, 12.35miles/ 19.87km bike, 3mile/ 5km run.

The Provisional Adult Start List for Sunday is here, please be aware this is subject to change as online entry does not close until Friday.

DTAT 18 Adult Provisional Start List

Please ensure you register between 0615-0645 to pick up your Numbers, Race Timing Chip and to rack your bicycle.


This is where you will pick up your race numbers and timing chip.



THE CHILDRENS RACE – Please note children race in age as of 31st December 18.

The children’s race will not begin until the Adult Race is finished.

Parents of 3-7year olds can go in the pool with your junior athlete if required.

8-14year olds will race under BTF reguations

Boys and Girls will be competing together in their age groups.

The bike and run course are on a grass sports field.

The Provisional Junior Start List for Sunday is here DTAT 18 Junior Provisional Start List

REGISTRATION 0945 – 1015am


The Race Briefing is for parents and junior athletes. The junior athletes will receive another briefing before they start the swim.

START TIME of first wave 1030am

3 – 5 year olds – 1/2 length of the pool (with mum or dad if required), a quick scoot or bike (approx 400m on grass), then a little run to the finish line.

6-7 year olds – 1 length of the pool (with mum or dad if required), a quick scoot or bike, then a little run to the finish line.

TriStart (8year olds) 36m Swim – 800m Cycle – 600m Run
TriStar 1 (9 – 10year olds) 70m Swim – 1500m Bike – 1000m Run
TriStar 2 (11-12year olds) 100m Swim – 2800m Bike – 1200m Run
TriStar 3 (13-14year olds) 140m Swim – 4200m Bike – 1mile Run

Results Triathlon began it’s journey with this race to help raise money for the St.Michaels Church Roof Appeal.
This is a great race to begin your Triathlon journey as the route is short, well marshalled and picturesque. All Finishers receive a Race Memento!!


View Race Information.


The Adult Race takes place on a well marshalled route but we do advise that you have familiarised yourself with the route prior to racing.

The Adult Cycle and Run Routes are available here

Route map for Dorset Try A Tri Bike Route 2018 by Michelle Noble on

The Children’s Race takes place on the School Sports Field, the details are available here.


The lovely Mel from Totally Wonderfuel will be selling delicious coffee and super tasty snacks.



1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Male and Female Finishers will receive their prizes 15minutes after the last Adult Finisher.
All finishers will receive a Race Momento.


We will have overall times for the Adult Race available to view on the day.
The Adult Results with split times will be on the Results Page of the website by Monday Lunch time.
The Junior Results will be on the website by Monday Lunch time.

Complete the form below to register and pay for this event

Bookings are closed for this event.