The triathlon at Harewood House follows a very scenic route taking in the stunning surrounds of the Harewood Estate and the beautiful Yorkshire countryside, with a truly iconic finish.
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The pontoon returns for 2016 for swim entry and exit, allowing a start in deeper water. The out-and-back anticlockwise route has a short loop for the super-sprint and a longer loop for the sprint before a small ramp to leave the water and a short run on grass to transition.
The traffic-free bike route is a scenic anti-clockwise circuit, passing in front of Harewood House and along the same roads as the Tour de France. It is a challenging and fun route, with some climbs and descents! The route is predominantly all within the Estate grounds and passes through the Deer Park with views across Yorkshire’s beautiful countryside. It is 2 laps for super-sprint and 4 laps for sprint.
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The run route follows the woodland trails that Alistair and Jonny train on. The off-road sprint route passes alongside the waterfalls of Eccup Beck and within earshot of Emmerdale. There are gentle climbs and a steeper descent. The super-sprint route passes along trails and grass paths that provide views back to the House, before re-joining the sprint runners for a dramatic finish in front of Harewood House.