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Drafting Explained

Rossendale Triathlon is run in accordance with British Triathlon Competition Rules.

Taking shelter behind another competitor or motor vehicle (known as drafting) during the bike phase to gain a competitive advantage is against British Triathlon Competition Rules. A quick guide to drafting and the penalties that could be imposed are explained below. 


You should familiarise yourself with the full set of rules, which can be viewed at: British Triathlon

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