The Duck N Dash takes place at the Letchworth Outdoor Pool and Norton Common in Letchworth Garden City. Full address and postcode:

Letchworth Outdoor Pool
Icknield Way,
Letchworth Garden City

Arriving Via Train

Letchworth Station is a 10 minute walk away from the pool and is serviced by trains from both London and Cambridge. Please check train time in advance as there is a reduced/less frequent service operating on Sundays.

Car Parking

The Letchworth Outdoor Pool has car parking for approximately 50 vehicles but will be busy from very early morning while Hillshott car-park located off Norton Way South offers free parking and is less than 5 minutes walk from the venue. There is also parking available at the nearby bowls club off Icknield Way.


Toilets, changing rooms and showers are all available at Letchworth Outdoor Pool. Lockers are available and take £0.50 or £0.20 coins which are returned after use.

Race Briefing

The briefing will take place at 08h40 poolside; it is mandatory for all competitors to attend.

Timing & Results

Computerised chip-timing will be used, supported by on-site results processing. Your finish time and splits will be available soon after completing the event and posted to the FreedomTri website within 24 hours of the race ending. Please take this into consideration when listening to instructions from Race Marshalls. The cost for any lost timing chip is £25.00 without exception so please ensure that you securely fasten this to your ankle in order to activate timing mats on the course.


The presentation will take place within the Letchworth Outdoor Pool area approximately 30 minutes after all competitors have finished the race. Further information will be communicated prior to and during the event.

Photography & Publicity

We will have an event photographer as well as our own club members taking shots of various aspects of the Aquathlon, some digital pictures may be used for the purpose of future club and event promotion. Local media will also be covering the event. Please read further details in the Terms & Conditions.