This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn more I understand

We (Human Race Ltd.) are committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully (in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998).

We collect information about you for 2 reasons: firstly, to process your event and merchandise orders and second, to provide you with the best possible service.

We may e-mail you from time to time regarding the services you have purchased or for marketing / promotional purposes.

We will give you the chance to refuse any marketing email from us or from another trader in the future.

The type of information we will collect about you includes:

    your name
    phone number(s)
    email address(s)

We will never collect sensitive information about you without your explicit consent.

We will do our best to ensure that the information we hold will be accurate and up to date. You can check the information that we hold about you by emailing us. If you find any inaccuracies we will delete or correct it promptly.

The personal information which we hold will be held securely in accordance with our internal security policy and the law.

If we intend to transfer your information outside the EEA (European Economic Area) we will always obtain your consent first.

We use technology to track the patterns of behaviour of visitors to our site, and to make our site easier to use. This can include using a "cookie" which would be stored on your browser. You can usually modify your browser to prevent this happening. The information collected in this way can be used to identify you unless you modify your browser settings.

We reserve the right to pass on your personal information to any law enforcement agencies properly requesting it in connection with the commission of any offence once we are reasonable satisfied as to the circumstances surrounding the request.

If you have any questions/comments about privacy, you should contact us.

Human Race


Human Race Category Menu Go to all Running Events Go to all Cycling Events Go to all Duathlon Events Go to all Triathlon Events Go to all WomenOnly Events Go to all Children & Youth Events Go to all Off-Road Events Go to all Open Water Swimming Events Go to all Corporate Events

Windsor Triathlon
Windsor Triathlon
Windsor Triathlon
Windsor Triathlon
Windsor Triathlon
Windsor Triathlon
Windsor Triathlon
Windsor Triathlon
Windsor Triathlon

Windsor Triathlon

When is the eventSunday 12th June 2016 Where is the Event Windsor, Berkshire

  • @HumanRaceEvents Proud finisher! #criedlikeababy #lovetriathlone #bringon2015 #proud #emotional

    Nikki lansley - @NiknooEE
  • @HumanRaceEvents today I feel sore but happy. #WindsorTri. Thanks for a great event.

    Rob Cox Photography - @rob_cox3
  • It's quite amazing wat u can achieve on a Sunday morning b4 lunchtime! @HumanRaceEvents #WindsorTriathlon...#completed!

    Hannah Fairclough - @fairclough_h
  • Great day at British National Triathlon Champs, chuffed to take the win, thanks @Teamdillon @currexSoleUK #TEAM! :)

    Emma Pallant - @EmmaPallant
  • @HumanRaceEvents did Windsor Olympic distance today and just entered Windsor 2015: best triathlon in UK :)

    davem - @lordruncibald
  • Suffering now, but had a great time today at #WindsorTriathlon very professionally organised by @HumanRaceEvents. Incredible event.

    darren preston - @nDarrenpreston
  • Just got back from a weekend in Monaco and the first thing I had to do was enter the 2015 @HumanRaceEvents Windsor Triathlon.

    Jamie McMahon - @JamieMcMahon9
  • 1st ever oly tri, 1st ever OW swim.. in the thames. What was I thinking! Loved it even if the current nearly killed me @HumanRaceEvents

    Abi - @LadyBuzz
  • Thanks to @HumanRaceEvents for a brilliant #WindsorTriathlon. One of the best races I've done despite the tough swim!

    Joe Tidy - @joetidy
  • @HumanRaceEvents Thank you for organising an amazing event! The #WindsorTriathlon was great!! Hopefully see you again next year... :-)

    Ed Rowland - @edrowland34
  • Strong current at the race start @HumanRaceEvents #windsor tri-a challenging swim but best triathlon I've ever done!

    Dr Annabel Menzies - @AnnabelMenzies
  • @HumanRaceEvents Brbrilliant event today! Great marshalls, brill course, tough run to castle!!

    mark chapman - @whitstable_pt
  • I would like to thank Human Race for putting on such a great event as they always do, they are so well organised and have a great atmosphere.

    Natalie Thomas - @Natalie_Thomas_

Windsor Triathlon Event Information


Windsor Triathlon

26 years and counting! Awarded the BTF's 'Event of the Year' a remarkable seven times, the Windsor Triathlon is one of the best Olympic distance triathlons in the UK. The triathlon celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2015, and has stood the test of time with its quality delivery, stunning location and great event village.


Sprint Triathlon: 750m Swim, 30km Bike, 5km Run
Olympic Triathlon: 1.5km Swim, 42km Bike, 10km Run
Team Relay: Sprint Distance
Team Relay: Olympic Distance 


•    Set in the stunning location of Windsor under the shadow of Windsor Castle
•    One of the longest-running triathlons with 25 years of quality delivery
•    7 Time BTF Event of the Year
•    A major tick on your triathlon bucket-list
•    Great support and camaraderie around the course


•    Natural hydration from Vita Coco product as you cross the finish line
•    Electronic chip timing
•    Results texted to your mobile phone as you cross the line
•    Finisher's medal
•    Event t-shirt


•   The Guardian (17/06/15): Click here
•   Windsor Express (17/06/15): Click here
• (17/06/15): Click here
•   Top 25 #WindsorTri25 tweets  (19/06/15): Click here
•   The Gymkhana Club (15/06/15): Click here


Sprint Distance - Minimum Age 15 at 31 December, 2016
Olympic Distance - Minimum Age 17 at 31 December, 2016

Event Information Pack and Maps
Event Rules

British TriathlonBRITISH TRIATHLON: Human Race triathlons and duathlons are governed by British Triathlon. All entrants are required to abide by all applicable British Triathlon rules and regulations.

The relevant rules and regulations can be read in the BTF Rulebook.

BRITISH TRIATHLON FEDERATION MEMBERSHIP FEE: If you are not a current member of Triathlon England, Triathlon Scotland or the Welsh Triathlon Association, you will be liable to pay a £6 day membership fee at registration (£3 for Youth & Juniors). Regret cash only, no credit cards. Please show your race licence at registration.

MP3 PLAYERS ETC: British Triathlon Rule Number 8.1 states "Any equipment that acts as an impediment to hearing or concentration is prohibited from use during an event (including transition). This includes, but is not limited to, mobile telephones (which should be switched off if stored in transition), personal stereos and MP3 players."

WETSUIT RULE: We are often asked if wetsuits have to be worn at our events. But the wearing of wetsuits in triathlon is governed by British Triathlon rules and is totally dependent on water temperature one hour before the start of the event. Read the wetsuit rule for triathlons HERE.


InfoLooking to get a good night’s sleep before the Windsor Triathlon and for a comfy bed after your strenuous day’s exercise?

Check out the wide range of places to stay in the Windsor area – from cosy bed and breakfasts to luxury hotels – by visiting Alternatively contact one of the friendly information assistants at the Royal Windsor Information Centre, open seven days a week. Their knowledge of the local area is second to none and they will quickly find a match for your accommodation requirements, often at preferential rates.

Royal Windsor Information Centre
Tel: 01753 743907

Alexandra Gardens, Barry Avenue, Windsor SL4 3HY

No other event in the world can compare with the historical backdrop of Windsor Castle, Eton College and the majestic River Thames. The river swim is followed by a bike course that takes in a number of villages around beautiful Berkshire and returns through Windsor Great Park. The multi-lap run course winds around the Great Castle, over Eton Bridge and along Eton High Street, passing famous Eton College. The event takes in 900 years of British history!

Windsor is very easy to get to, being only 15 minutes away from London's Heathrow Airport and only 30 minutes from central London. There are also very fast road and rail links into the centre of London.

Getting to Windsor by Car
Windsor is just 30 miles west of London and is easily accessible via the major motorway networks. From M3 exit at junction 3 (bagshot); from M4 exit at junction 6 for Windsor; from M25 exit at junction 13 (Egham) and from M40 exit at junction 4 (Marlow) or junction 2 (Beaconsfield). Long stay car parks are located at Romney Lock, King Edward VII Avenue and Alexandra Gardens. All are cheaper than the more central (shopper) car parks and are less than a 10 minute walk to Windsor Castle.

Getting to Windsor by Train
Windsor is served by two train stations, Central and Riverside. Both are situated within a few minutes walk of Windsor Castle. First Great Western operates services from London Paddington. Change at Slough on to the branch line that links with Windsor & Eton Central Station. South West Trains operates direct services from London Waterloo to Windsor & Eton Riverside Station. Journey time is approximately 55 minutes. Please check train times for the early Sunday (approx 6am) start.


Bike & Wetsuit Hire

WETSUIT HIREblueseventy wetsuits

blueseventyblueseventy are the Official Wetsuit partner for all Human Race swims and triathlons this year. blueseventy wetsuits are available in a range of sizes to either hire or purchase from the Human Race Shop.

WETSUIT RULE: We are often asked if wetsuits have to be worn at our events. But the wearing of wetsuits in triathlon is governed by British Triathlon rules and is totally dependent on water temperature one hour before the start of the event. Read the wetsuit rule for triathlons HERE.


British Bike HireBritish Bike Hire Off-Road BikeBritish Bike Hire are the official bike hire supplier for all Human Race Triathlons. They will attend all events where you can collect your pre ordered bike and will do a bike fit and explain the workings of the bike. This is a great opportunity to ride a quality bike at the fraction of the cost of buying one. They will also have mechanics on site to assist all competitors with any last minute problems and bike safety checks.

For more information and to hire a bike contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Free Garmin Hire


GarminGarminIncluded with your Windsor Triathlon entry is the chance to hire a Garmin GPS watch for free! Check back here once 2016 entries are open, where there will be a reservation form to fill in. Your chosen GPS model will then be ready for you to pick up from the Garmin tent on the day of the event.

Whether you’re into running, walking, cycling, or triathlons – the important thing is to get moving, keep active and train consistently. Garmin is here to record every moment you've trained for.

Nutrition and Hydration

ZipvitZipvit Sport fuels male and female elite, amateur and recreational cyclists and triathletes from around the world. They supply them with high performance energy and recovery drinks, nutritional energy and protein bars, high carbohydrate gels and great tasting energy chews, plus a complete range of vitamins and supplements.

All Zipvit Sport products are specially formulated by leading experts in performance and endurance, and developed in conjunction with elite athletes from world class professional racing teams. Feel stronger, recover faster with ZIPVIT SPORT.

There will be Zipvit Sport high performance energy products for you to use at this event and you can try the products beforehand for a special 25% discount by using the code HR1 at their online checkout. Shop now at

SpatoneFeeling tired?

Finding it hard to keep up with your training programme? Low iron levels can cause fatigue and tiredness making it hard for you to keep up with your training programme however one sachet a day of Spatone natural liquid iron has been scientifically proven to help top up your iron levels!

Request your free sample of Spatone here!

VitaCoco240Keep hydrated!

Staying hydrated is crucial for achieving peak performance. Vita Coco coconut water promotes rehydration as well as refuelling as it provides carbohydrate as well as fluid.

Before exercise, your main priority is ensuring you are hydrated to have the best chance of putting in your best performance. During exercise, there are no hard and fast rules about how much to drink but, 400-800ml per hour will prevent dehydration and overhydration. After exercise, the sooner you start to replace the fluid the sooner you will recover. So make drinking your priority immediately after exercise.

Click here for more information on how to stay hydrated.

ErdingerThe importance of isotonic sports drinks

ERDINGER Alkoholfrei takes hydration one step further.  This natural, isotonic sports recovery drink provides the perfect balance of vitamins of minerals, which enables both short and longer term energy releases. 

The ERDINGER Alkoholfrei team will be at the finish line for this event to ensure that your body recovers completely.  With easily digestible natural sugars and slow absorbing dextrins, this truly is a perfectly natural isotonic recovery drink for everyday runners and Olympic athletes alike.

Click here for more information about ERDINGER Alkoholfrei.

Charity and Fundraising

SamaritansMacmillan Cancer Support is the official charity partner for the Windsor Triathlon. Places will be also available through Team Macmillan and to secure a place you will need to pay a £4 registration fee and pledge to raise £400 in sponsorship. You can secure your place when registration opens on the 7th September. Macmillan Cancer Support is here to make sure no one has to face cancer alone and with your help no one will.

The inaugural l’Etape London by Le Tour de France
Trick or Treat Run London
Wiggle - Official Retail Partner of Human Race
Micro Scooter
Human Race Wetsuit Shop
Great Training Destinations in Switzerland
2015 September Triathlons
Garmin Kingston Run Challenge
Human Race 2015-2016 Off-Road Series

Triathlon News

How could the new Garmin Forerunner 225 help your training?
How could the new Garmin Forerunner 225 help your training?

Garmin have released the new Forerunner® 225, the first Garmin GPS watch to measure heart rate at the wrist. If you're looking to give your training an extra boost, read on to find out how the Forerunner® 225 can help.

Wiggle SteelMan latest victory for inspirational Nicola
Wiggle SteelMan latest victory for inspirational Nicola

We were delighted to see plenty of smiling faces crossing the finish line at Wiggle SteelMan last Saturday, but one person who caught our attention was Nicola Wilding. In 2000 Nicola heartbreakingly lost the use of her right arm in a car crash. After a lot of hard work and determination she has...

Cat Gaskell of Human Race tests the Garmin Forerunner 920XT
Cat Gaskell of Human Race tests the Garmin Forerunner 920XT

I have always said I would never do a triathlon, mainly because I hate swimming…. I started as a runner, turned to cycling and dabbled in a couple of duathlons, including the Winter BallBuster Duathlon. 

Hundreds take on the Shock Absorber WomenOnly Challenge
Hundreds take on the Shock Absorber WomenOnly Challenge

Over 1,000 women descended on Eton Dorney Rowing Lake on Sunday, for the Shock Absorber WomenOnly Challenge, which had something on offer for all. There were a plethora of options available with varying open water swims distances, a duathlon, 5km run and a range of triathlons, from Novice to...

Bananas, Burgers and Brilliant Triathlon Racing
Bananas, Burgers and Brilliant Triathlon Racing

A lovely British summer morning greeted around 800 participants at Dorney Lake on Saturday for the UK’s most bananas multi-sport event. This year the Lidl BananaMan Triathlon was taken to another level with the addition of a Duathlon, for those not so keen on the swim leg of the usual...


Windsor Weather and Water

Windsor WeatherView current Windsor weather forecast here

The Weather Network




Water TemperatureRiver Thames @ Windsor temperature 15°C

You are here: Home Events Triathlon Windsor Triathlon

Human Race Partners

Human Race Group Partners Vita Coco website Wiggle website blueseventy website Spatone website CEP website JustGiving website Zipvit The Telegraph Cancer Research UK website Breast Cancer Care website Macmillan website Switzerland website Garmin website