2019 Montgomery Canal Triathlon

35 miles by bike, foot and canoe! Up for a challenge?

Event details

18 May 2019

Montgomery Canal

Montgomery Canal


Newtown - Pool Quay - Morton - Weston Arm

Lower Frankton

If you're up for a triathlon, come and complete one, two or all three sections of this event along the Montgomery Canal. 

Covering 35 miles in total:

  • Cycle 17 miles from Newtown to Pool Quay
  • Walk 11 miles from Pool Quay to Morton
  • Canoe 7 miles from Morton to the Weston Arm, Lower Frankton.
  • Entry form

Entry closing date: 4 May 2019

More information

The triathlon follows the route of the Montgomery Canal. The cycling
section is along cycleway-standard towpath. The walking section is
generally flat but some lengths are unsuitable for wheelchairs, with some stiles and tree roots. Canoes have to be carried around four locks - but
help is available.

First Aiders on duty throughout the event.

Light refreshments and WCs available at the end of each section. A commemorative medallion made from local slate for all entrants completing a section.

Running by the canal Running by the canal