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Darwin's Challenge Aquathlon
West Midlands
1 May 2023
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Event info
Date(s)
1 May 2023
Venue
Shrewsbury School
Ashton Road
Shrewsbury
SY3 7AA
Start time
08:30
Region
West Midlands
Expected competitors
150
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Races and distances
01
Darwin's Challenge
400m
5000m
Race
Darwin's Challenge
Race details
Stage
Swim
Run
Transition
Distance 
400m
5000m
5m
Terrain-Surface
Pool
Run - Undulating, Mixture of surfaces
Tarmac
Additional features
Has entry/exit steps
N/A
N/A
Stage
Swim
Distance
400m
Terrain, Surface
Pool
Additional features
Has entry/exit steps
Stage
Run
Distance
5000m
Terrain, Surface
Run - Undulating
Mixture of surfaces
Additional features
N/A
Stage
Transition
Distance
5m
Terrain, Surface
Tarmac
Additional features
N/A
02
Darwin's Challenge Aquathlon TriStar 1
150m
1000m
Race
Darwin's Challenge Aquathlon TriStar 1
Race details
Stage
Swim
Run
Transition
Distance 
150m
1000m
5m
Terrain-Surface
Pool
Run - Flat, Tarmac
Tarmac
Additional features
Has entry/exit steps
N/A
N/A
Stage
Swim
Distance
150m
Terrain, Surface
Pool
Additional features
Has entry/exit steps
Stage
Run
Distance
1000m
Terrain, Surface
Run - Flat
Tarmac
Additional features
N/A
Stage
Transition
Distance
5m
Terrain, Surface
Tarmac
Additional features
N/A
03
Darwin's Challenge Aquathlon TriStar 2
200m
2000m
Race
Darwin's Challenge Aquathlon TriStar 2
Race details
Stage
Swim
Run
Transition
Distance 
200m
2000m
5m
Terrain-Surface
Pool
Run - Flat, Tarmac
Tarmac
Additional features
Has entry/exit steps
N/A
N/A
Stage
Swim
Distance
200m
Terrain, Surface
Pool
Additional features
Has entry/exit steps
Stage
Run
Distance
2000m
Terrain, Surface
Run - Flat
Tarmac
Additional features
N/A
Stage
Transition
Distance
5m
Terrain, Surface
Tarmac
Additional features
N/A
04
Darwin's Challenge Aquathlon TriStar 3
300m
3000m
Race
Darwin's Challenge Aquathlon TriStar 3
Race details
Stage
Swim
Run
Transition
Distance 
300m
3000m
5m
Terrain-Surface
Pool
Run - Flat, Tarmac
Tarmac
Additional features
Has entry/exit steps
N/A
N/A
Stage
Swim
Distance
300m
Terrain, Surface
Pool
Additional features
Has entry/exit steps
Stage
Run
Distance
3000m
Terrain, Surface
Run - Flat
Tarmac
Additional features
N/A
Stage
Transition
Distance
5m
Terrain, Surface
Tarmac
Additional features
N/A
05
Darwin's Challenge Aquathlon TriStar Start
50m
600m
Race
Darwin's Challenge Aquathlon TriStar Start
Race details
Stage
Swim
Run
Transition
Distance 
50m
600m
5m
Terrain-Surface
Pool
Run - Flat, Tarmac
Tarmac
Additional features
Has entry/exit steps
N/A
N/A
Stage
Swim
Distance
50m
Terrain, Surface
Pool
Additional features
Has entry/exit steps
Stage
Run
Distance
600m
Terrain, Surface
Run - Flat
Tarmac
Additional features
N/A
Stage
Transition
Distance
5m
Terrain, Surface
Tarmac
Additional features
N/A
06
Darwin's Challenge Aquathlon Youth & Junior
400m
5000m
Race
Darwin's Challenge Aquathlon Youth & Junior
Race details
Stage
Swim
Run
Transition
Distance 
400m
5000m
5m
Terrain-Surface
Pool
Run - Undulating, Mixture of surfaces
Tarmac
Additional features
Has entry/exit steps
N/A
N/A
Stage
Swim
Distance
400m
Terrain, Surface
Pool
Additional features
Has entry/exit steps
Stage
Run
Distance
5000m
Terrain, Surface
Run - Undulating
Mixture of surfaces
Additional features
N/A
Stage
Transition
Distance
5m
Terrain, Surface
Tarmac
Additional features
N/A
Overview

Adults take on a 400m pool swim followed by an undulating scenic 5km run into Shrewsbury's Quarry Park with a sting in the tail to return to Shrewsbury School which is Darwin's Challenge.

Juniors swim and run various distances to suit ages all within the safe environment of the grounds of Shrewsbury School.

Event features
feature Accessible Parking
feature Accessible Showers
feature Accessible Toilets
feature Aid stations
feature Catering
feature Changing
feature Chip Timing
feature Finishers Medal
feature Parking
feature Prizes
feature Results on website
feature Showers
feature Toilets
feature Traffic free
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