The sprint distance triathlon, on Sunday 4th June, starts with a 750-metre open-water swim in the calm surroundings of Allerthorpe Lakeland Park’s water sports lake. Competitors will then enter the transition area which is located close to the swim exit, and from here embark on a 20-kilometre bike circuit around Allerthorpe. Competitors will complete the event with a 5-kilometre out and back run.

Allerthorpe Sprint triathlon is a great event for all abilities, you can be sure of a fantastic experience with loads of encouragement and support from the Freebird Events team and spectators alike!

If you fancy taking part in an event this year, Freebird Events’ upcoming triathlon events are all listed on their website, including the legendary Sundowner event on Saturday 16th September and the Ripon Triathlon, which has been awarded the England National Championships for 2017 and a GB age group qualifier for the ITU Age Group World Championships for 2017.

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