Quadrac Racing in conjunction with the World Quadrathlon Federation are proud to announce that the Box End Quad has been selected as a World Cup series race. It takes place on 12th July at Box End Water Park, Kempston, Bedford. Entries are now open … and we are a little short of competitors, so please support this Great British World Cup race!
The BQA are very happy to have Box End as part of the World Cup Series, it’s the first time it has been give World Cup Status so we need your support to give this race the backing it deserves! It is an established and well organized race, suitable for experienced, novice and junior athletes just wanting to start out in the sport, due to the relative short distances, plus a great chance to get World Cup Points!
The Quadrathlon distances are – 750m open water swim 4.4km kayak [2 laps & 2 portages] 15km off-road bike course [3 laps] 5km trail run
There will also be a Triathlon at the same time (without Kayak) this is not a World Cup Race.
In both events juniors, under 18, will only complete 2 bike laps, 10km. Wet suits are advisable but not compulsory unless low water temperatures. Both of the above events are suitable for experienced and novice athletes just wanting to start out in the sports, due to their relative short distances.
Entry Details View our website, Quadracracing
Or Download Entry From box_end_quad_entry_form_12_July_2015
Timing: Registration on Saturday 11.07.15 is open from 17.00 to 18.00 Sunday 12.07.15 registration opens 06.30 to 07.50. Competitors are encouraged to register on the Saturday. Race briefing is at 08.15 in the transition [compulsory to attend] Both races will start at 08.30.
Venue: Box End Park, Box End, Kempston, Bedford, Beds, MK43 8RQ Grid Ref: TL011485
Directions available from Box End Water Ski Park website: boxendpark
Excellent facilities available: toilets, showers, changing areas, refreshments, camping, parking, bar restaurant and Café. CAMPING – is available at Box End Park for all competitors. Caravans and campervan facilities available; apply directly to Box End – Telephone Number 07922 824678