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The York Tri returns with 2 distances to choose from in this all-abilities welcome event. Starting with a pool swim, onto a flat bike route, and grab that finisher's medal as you cross the line with a fast run, join in the fun.
C-19 Plan
UK Triathlon has confirmed that this event will be going ahead as planned on Saturday 31st Jul 2021 in accordance with the COVID-19 safety measures. Learn more

Review summary

5
4 Reviews
  • Course
  • Organisation
  • Atmosphere

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Tracy H
"Really amazing day at what was my first attempt at a triathlon. All marshalls..."

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L Wild
"My first Triathlon. I've completed many cycle events and this event was very..."

L

Linda S
"Loved this triathlon. So well organised and great courses. Support from..."
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How to enter the York Triathlon

  1. Sprint

    Triathlon: Swim 0.4km, Bike 18km, Run 5km
    £59.95–£64.95
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  2. Super Sprint

    Triathlon: Swim 0.2km, Bike 9km, Run 2.5km
    £59.95–£64.95
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  3. York Fun

    Triathlon: Swim 0.2km, Bike 9km, Run 2.5km
    £64.95
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  4. Team Relay

    Triathlon: Swim 0.4km, Bike 18km, Run 5km
    £74.95
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York Triathlon routes

Swim course distance: 1 length = 25m
Sprint & Sprint Relay: 25m length x 16 lengths = 400m
Super Sprint & Fun: 25m length x 8 lengths = 200m

Bike course distance: 1 lap = 3km
Sprint & Sprint Relay: 3km lap x 6 laps = 18km
Super Sprint & Fun: 3km lap x 3 laps = 9km

Run course distance: 1 lap = 1.25km
Sprint & Relay: 1.25km lap x 4 laps = 5km
Super Sprint & Fun: 1,25km lap x 2 laps = 2.5km

  • The bike course is lapped, flat as well as on a fully closed road to traffic.
  • The run course is lapped, flat as well as fully closed to the public and traffic.
  • All competitors must count their own swim lengths in the pool, their own laps on the bike and run.
  • It is compulsory to wear a cycle helmet on the cycle section of the race.
  • The event is chip timed.

Event Details

What’s Included
  • Located on the university’s safe and attractive Heslington campus close to York city centre
  • Leisure complex pool based swim
  • Fast and flat cycle and run route - closed to traffic
  • Chip Timed & PRINTED RESULTS as you cross the line!
  • Swim start, transition & finish line all within close proximity
  • Finishers medal awarded at the finish line
Raceday Logistics

Please Note: Competitor Race Day Information (Individual Start Times, Bib Numbers etc) will be emailed out to competitors 7-10 days before the event.

Nothing is posted - you will collect your race numbers etc. at registration on the day

Kit List

Please visit the organiser's website for a complete kit list

Frequently Asked Questions

Will the York Tri be an open road race?
No, roads will be closed to traffic for the duration of the event.
Will my race pack be sent to me in the post?
No, nothing is shipped to competitors before race day. Everything must be picked up on race day at registration.
Is there an age requirement to participate?
All entrants must be 14 years and older on race day.
Can I listen to music during the triathlon?
In line with BTF rules any device that is used for music is not permitted in a UK Triathlon event.
When will I receive notification of my start time and race number?
Your race number and start time will be communicated to you approximately 7-10 days before race day. Everything will be picked up on race day at registration. If you don’t receive this email, please email [email protected]

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York Triathlon reviews (4)

5 out of 5 stars

  • Course
  • Organisation
  • Atmosphere
  • T

    Tracy H

    Did the event in 2019

    Really amazing day at what was my first attempt at a triathlon. All marshalls were fantastic and great at supporting everyone along the way. Really well organised and friendly event. Would recommend
  • L

    L Wild

    Did the Sprint in 2019

    My first Triathlon. I've completed many cycle events and this event was very well organised and a great intro in to Triathlon. I really enjoyed the atmosphere and the encouragement from the crowd. Great day.
  • Did the Sprint in 2019

    Loved this triathlon. So well organised and great courses. Support from everyone was wonderful. Hope to be back.
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