BUDDING sports people have just eight weeks to enter a triathlon.
The Hartlepool Big Lime Triathlon is held between Hartlepool Marina and Seaton Carew on Sunday, September 21.
Participants must enter by the closing date of September 5 and places are limited to 300.
Non-members of the British Triathlon will have to pay an entry fee of £35, while the charge for members is £30. The cost for relay teams, per person, is £15.
The Hartlepool Borough Council-organised event will see competitors tackle a 750m open water swim in Jackson Dock, followed by a 13-mile cycle from Hartlepool’s Maritime Experience to Newburn Bridge and back four times.
A three-mile run will also take place in Maritime Avenue to Seaton promenade and back.
There are 68 entries for the contest to date. To enter, visit https://secure12.prositehosting.co.uk/entrylive/Payment/login.asp?eventid=758