Race FAQs

How do I find the event on race day?

From Junction 4 of the M20: Travel along the A228 Malling Road, northbound, following signs for A228 Snodland. Continue straight ahead at the traffic lights. At the roundabout take the fourth exit (right), which leads you into the Country Park. 

From Junction 3 of the M2: Travel along the A228, southbound, heading towards the M20 for approximately 10 minutes. As you travel along the A228, you will approach three roundabouts; carry straight ahead, staying on the A228. After a dual carriageway section and at the fourth roundabout take the first exit (left), which leads you into the Country Park. 

The post code of the Country Park is ME20 6AA. Please note that some Sat Nav systems will direct you into Lunsford Lane which, is incorrect. Please park in the Country Park main car park. Please DO NOT park in Lunsford Lane.

Where can I park on race day? 

During race days, parking is in the main public pay and display car park. It is important to pay and display to prevent parking fines. As of time of writing the cost to pay and display is £1.00. Registration/Transition is only a couple of minutes walk and is signposted. Please DO NOT park in Lunsford Lane.

Can I get to you by train? 

The nearest train station direct from London is West Malling. New Hythe Station is also not far away. 

Are toilets available on race day? 

There are Men’s and Ladies Toilets in the Main Car Park. There will also be a portable toilet near transition. 

How do I do an open water swim assessment?

Please contact Will or Steve on 07821 931791 or 07904 734919. For more information see our Swim Assessments page.