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Ludlow Sprint Triathlon takes place on September 29
A TRIATHLON event in Ludlow next month is attracting competitors from all over the region.
Pauline Watts, a nursing professional officer at the Department of Health, is one of the many people taking part in Ludlow Sprint Triathlon on September 29.
The gruelling event. which first took place in 1996, will consist of a 400-metre swim, 26- kilometre bike and a 6.25km run.
Pauline, who lives in Bidford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, is raising funds for Cavell Nurses’ Trust.
Ludlow Sprint Triathlon is a partnership between local volunteer groups, Ludlow Runners, Ludlow Cycling Club and leisure centre staff.
The swim will take place in the 25m pool at South Shropshire Leisure Centre, The cycle is through part of the town, on to country roads before returning to the leisure centre on the A49.
And the run will use the footpath alongside the A49 to the north of Ludlow.