Continuing a 2017 series of endurance sport broadcasting, the Swansea Triathlon airs on mainstream UK television on Channel 4 – on Saturday 10 June at 07:15 GMT, on Ch4+1 at 08:15 and via catch up on All 4.
The Swansea Triathlon takes place in Wales’ second city and offers a sprint distance race for elite and age-group athletes. With the action taking place in the city centre, the competitors are cheered along by loud support from the crowds.
The event is organised by Activity Wales – the team behind ‘Wales’ largest multi-sport event’, the Long Course Weekend, which takes place in Pembrokeshire, West Wales.
Following broadcast on Channel 4, this programme will be on Sky, British Eurosport, Bike Channel, Premier Sports, Front Runner in the UK and a number of international channels.
The Swansea Triathlon highlights show is produced by specialist production firm Dream Team Television. Other Dream Team produced programmes on Channel 4 for June and July include:
- Swansea Triathlon – 10 June
- Blenheim Palace Triathlon – 17 June
- Transvulcania Ultra Marathon – 24 June
- IRONMAN Staffordshire – 24 June
- The Championship – Challenge Family – 1 July
- Cardiff Triathlon – 15 July
- Velothon Wales – 22 July
- AJ Bell London Triathlon – 29 July
Having established a close partnership with Channel 4 television, Dream Team Television is one of the UK’s leading production companies specialising in multisport, adventure, athletics and motorsport programming. The company has an international reputation for producing some of the highest quality programmes in these specialist areas.