16th saw the 2015 Abefeldy triathlon take place in sunny Perthshire.
midweek water temperature meant that the swim had to be cut to
750M. Lomo had to lay out a new course on Saturday and first thing
Sunday morning using new larger buoys to make sighting easier.
The 'Lomo Swim' took place on Loch Tay on sunday morning just
after 7am in perfect conditions, even the water temperture rose.
With such good conditions there were some really fast times.
competitors assemble at Taymouth Marina for their pre event briefing.
first wave of swimmers starting to enter the water at the side of
the crannog under the Lomo arch.
and senior swimmers enter the water at 7:15 for 7:20 start.
swim section was clockwise this year and conditions were perfect.
No swimmers were plucked from the water this year.
were quite a few competitors spotted competing in our Lomo Challenger
From there the athletes left the beautiful setting of Loch Tay
and headed out on the cycle leg which took them over Schiehallion
and around Loch Rannoch. This year there were no winds and nice
temperatures making for an excellent cycle.
Lomo Arch at the beginning
of the run section. The timing matting for the race ID chips can
be seen on the ground here.
pictures of the event can be seen in our gallery section.
Video: Aberfeldy Triathlon 2015 . Short
video shows a quick roundup of the swim stage of the 2015 Aberfeldy
Triathlon. The video is a few minutes long and gives an overview
of the event.
Video: Aberfeldy Triathlon 2015 . Long
video shows an extended view of the swim stage of the 2015 Aberfeldy
Triathlon. The video features many of the competitors and most
people should be able to see themsleves at some stage in the footage.
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