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Triathlon

Triathlon is an exciting multi-discipline sport made up of a swim, then a bike ride and then a run.

See Also:
Cycling, Running, Swimming

An Overview of Triathlon

Competitors race against the clock which starts as they begin the swim and stops as they cross the finish line after the run. Race distances vary depending on age and preference. Maximum distances are set for children but adults can choose to race over a number of distances.

The kit you need for swimming, swimsuit and goggles. For riding, any bike in good working order and cycle helmet. For running, trainers, t-shirt/vest and shorts.

Triathlon is a great way to get active and, by taking on the three elements of swimming, cycling and running you can keep it fun and varied too.

Find Triathlon Activities Near You

Use the search below to find local activities near you.

National Governing Bodies

British Triathlon Federation

Contact Name
General Information
Contact Email
info@britishtriathlon.org
Contact Telephone
01509 226 161

Craven Energy Triathlon Club

Triathlon and Multisport club based in Skipton, North Yorkshire.

Yorkshire Vikings Triathlon Team

Yorkshire Vikings is a team offering Competitive Swimming, Triathlon, Biathlon and Open water swimming coaching in Selby and Surrounding areas.

York Triathlon Club

York Triathlon Club offers Swim, Bike and Run Training for all abilities.

HaTric

HaTriC is the triathlon club for the Hambleton District - Coached swim 5pm Sat, Thirsk Pool