A brand new triathlon festival has been announced for July 2011, with organisers hoping to attract 10,000 visitors over the course of the TRIFEST weekend. So what’s it all about?

Triathlon News - TRIFEST announced for 2011Bewl Water in Kent is the venue for this new event, and with onsite camping available you can make a weekend of it with family or friends. There’s entertainment on offer every night and a huge pasta party, with the highlight of the weekend being standard and sprint races that are open to all ages and abilities. In addition there’ll be exhibitions by all the leading manufacturers, plus coaching seminars for beginners and advanced triathletes. Over 10,000 visitors are expected by the organisers, with space for up to 3,000 competitors for the racing.

TRIFEST will take place on the weekend of 8/9/10 July 2011. A website will be launched soon to take bookings and offer further info.