The 9Bar Chilly Duathlon, 20th November 2016

Sunday, November 20, 2016. 11:30

DB Max’s classic sprint distance Chilly Duathlon at the famous Castle Combe race circuit. Safe, traffic-free, duathlon racing at it’s best, suitable for beginners and experienced competitors alike. Wide, smooth, tarmac closed roads to cycle on and a flat, predominantly on-road run route.

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The event starts with a 2 mile run on the perimeter of the race track, then heads out on 5 laps of the circuit before finishing with a final 2 mile run again around the race track perimeter.


In 2016 for just £8 you can have your medal personalised with your name, position and finish time and if you’re keen, your splits too. Your details and results will be engraved on a small plate which fits neatly into the back of your medal. See itab for an example.

Race Distance

Chilly Duathlon: 2 mile run (one perimeter lap), 10 mile bike (five race circuit laps) , 2 mile run (one perimeter lap).

Race Start

11:30 and 12:10.

Race Entry

Online entry price: £32.50.
Day entry price: £35.

Kinetic-One South West Duathlon Series 2016

This year the 9BAR Chilly Duathlon forms part of the Kinetic-One South West Duathlon series 2016, for more details on the series click here. Big cash prizes on offer to the series winners.


Club Entry

If you would like to make the Chilly Duathlon a club race, please contact James on 07929 059 796 or to register your interest.

Hand Bikes/Visual Impairment

The event is suitable for users in wheelchairs and hand bikes users. The event is also suitable for the visually impaired.


Race Information

Getting Here

Getting to the venue couldn’t be easier and it is only a short distance from Junction 17 of the M4. Car times from Major Cities are

London – 1 hour 30 minutes
Birmingham – 1 hour 30 minutes
Bristol – 35 minutes
Cardiff – 60 minutes
Swansea – 1 hour 45 minutes
Exeter – 1 hour 30 minutes


Castle Combe has plenty of parking. You will be directed in to the circuit from the main road through the main competitor gates. Please drive with considerstion to other users.

Local Accomodation

For details of local accommodation, please click here.

Registration & Briefing Times

Registration is from 10:15 and will close 20 minues before the final race start. Briefings will take place ten minutes prior to race start at transition.
Race numbers and timing chips will be collected from the registration desk on race day.

Marshals and Volunteers

To successfully run our events we require the help and support of Marshals and Volunteers. If you are able to assist at the event or have friends, family, work colleagues or even enemies who may be able to help, then please contact James Higgs on In return we offer free entries in to future DB Max events and if you are lucky a bacon roll and cup of coffee…..

And finally

All the team at DB Max look forward to welcoming you to Castle Combe on Race Day.

If you have any questions or queries regarding the Chilly Duathlon, then please do not hesitate to contact James Higgs on 07929 059 796 or

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