Xman Warriors Events are Free Junior off-road duathlon events (Bike-Run) for children aged 8 – 14 years. Run by Xman Events and launched in 2016 in partnership with the Exmoor National Park Partnership fund; the aim is to encourage children to enjoy outdoor sports on Exmoor.

DATE: 29 July 2017
LOCATION: Wimbleball Lake, Exmoor National Park
DISTANCES: Multiple (TriStars Start,1,2,&3)

OTHER EVENTS: XMan Sprint & XXX Long Course

XMan Warriors 29 July 2017 (10:00 Start) Free Entry

The challenges are split into four age groups with varying distances (see below).  Pre-event coaching sessions are also provided by experienced coaches to ensure that the events are accessible to children of all abilities and experience levels.

  • TriStars Start – 8 years 800m cycle, 400m run
  • TriStars 1 – 9-10 years 2km cycle, 1.2km run
  • TriStars 2 – 11-12 years 4km cycle, 1.6km run
  • TriStars 3 – 13-14 years 6km cycle, 2km run

Refreshments available on each lap of the bike and run in the event village.


Main Marque Wimbleball Lake

Saturday 09:00 – 10:00

Bike Racking:

Lakeside event village

The duathlons take part at the iconic Wimbleball Lake as part of the XMan XXX Long Course Weekend. This action-packed weekend includes the XMan Sprint Triathlon and The South West Club Championship in association with Triathlon England. The two days of events and activities include Athlete development workshops  (Injury prevention, Bike fit, Nutrition and Swim Smooth); Guest speakers (to be announced soon); Good food and celebrations including the pre-event pasta party; Skills School for children and coaches; After party with live music!; BBQ & Exmoor Secret Orchard Cider at the XXX finish line over hay bales.

Action Packed triathlon Festival Weekend including: The South West Club Championship in association with Triathlon England and Exmoor National Park; Athlete Development Workshops; Guest Speakers (to be announced soon); Local Food Feast and celebrations including the pre-event pasta party; Skills School for children and coaches; XXX Long Course; XMan Sprint; & after party with live music, BBQ & Exmoor Secret Orchard Cider at the finish line over hay bales.

Book your camping pitch 50 meters from event village £10 per night at check-out to secure your pitch (£30 for the weekend).

Wimbleball Lake is an AA graded 3-star campsite which has also been awarded the Green Tourism gold award. The campsite benefits from two onsite glamping pods, spacious pitches, onsite showers, and toilets washing up facilities and is a dog-friendly campsite. There are a choice of hard standings, electric and non-electric pitches for tents, motorhomes, and caravans.

In partnership with Triathlon England the first Extreme Triathlon Club Championships brings together club athletes from across the UK to battle it out for the Club Championship titles in Individual, Club Team and Relay categories. Find out more HERE.

Photo: XMAN Warriors 2016