Jenson Button: Organising triathlons “not a money-making business for us”

Now established as one of the most popular races on the UK race calendar, the Jenson Button Trust Triathlon is moving to Derby from its previous home in Luton Hoo, Bedfordshire to accommodate more people.


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There’s also going to be a £7,000 prize purse on offer, with £1,000 on the table for both the male and female overall winners. We caught up with the F1 ace to discuss the move…

So why Derby?

Triathlon’s massive up there and they love their sport, which is great. Especially cycling. It’s just nice having it somewhere different.