Provisional results from today’s swim can be seen HERE. Results Base have been experiencing a few problems with their website today due to heavy usage from the Outlaw Ironman Triathlon in Nottingham, but they should be online soon. Congratulations to Jamie Webb from Brighton Dolphins & Vicki Linton-Crook from Brighton Multisports for winning the 3km Swim in 38:20 and 38:26 and in the 1.5km race Andy Tester (STA) & Racel Willmott Team THE clocked 19:15 & 20:23. As with all REP events the entry fee includes FREE images which have ALREADY BEEN UPLOADED by those super-efficient guys at Sussex Sport Photography – see them HERE
There are still places available for Sundays Littlehampton Waterfront Festival Swim (3km & 1.5km). Online entry closes 5pm 25/7. The forecast is looking good; sunshine, light winds and an air temperature of 22 degrees. The water temperature is currently 19.6 degrees but likely to be above 20 on the day. Water quality is excellent. Why not bring friends and family down to the swim and see the Seaplane arrival, Flyboard demo and Dingy Racing before and after our swim. COMPETITOR LIST 2014
Congratulations to everyone who competed at this inaugural event; the feedback so far has been very positive. Race results have been uploaded HERE. Colin Dixon set an impressive inaugural course record with 1:58:39 and made it three wins on the bounce following wins at our Arundel Lido and Worthing Triathlons. Not far behind, in 8th place overall, was Claire Danson from ONE Triathlon RDS in 2:15:33. First veterans were Robert Searle (Bognor Regis) and Zoe Tetlow from Horsham Amphibians Triathlon and first Supervets (over 50), were Colin Chambers from Mid Sussex Tri (6th overall) and Karen Wigmore, also from Horsham Amphibians Triathlon. The new Pic2Go Facebook live photo uploads has gone well; FREE unlimited downloads at www.sussexsportphotography.com should be ready later today or tomorrow HERE.
We’re the first event in the UK to try out a new barcode system (Pic2Go) which automatically uploads race images to Facebook. As with all REP events we offer free unlimited race day images via www.sussexsportphotography.com. Athletes can now pre-register their race number HERE and images will be streamed live to their Facebook account during the race! The current Met Office forecast for Sunday looks good for racing; cloudy but dry and warm with light winds. Air temperatures are likely to be 17-20 degrees and the water temperature is 18.5 degrees. There will be a limited number of entries on the day available at Saturday’s registration.