Routes

Half Distance

Swimming course 1,9 Km.

Swim Characteristics

  • The start time will be counted when the triathletes are in the water.
  • The route will be marked by buoys and canoeists at all times.

Mandatory Equipment

  • Cap with number (supplied by the organisation)
  • Long sleeve wetsuit
  • Swimming goggles

Cycling course 90 Km.

Route:
Start and Finish: Racks at Ramón de La Sota dock.

  • Boticavieja
  • Avenida de las Universidades
  • Campo Volantin
  • Avenida Zumalakarregi (ascent to the Basilica of Begoña)
  • Road N634 to Galdakao
  • El Vivero mountain pass
  • Down to Txorierri by Aretxalde Auzoa
  • Road Bi-737
  • Ascent to Artxanda from Sangroniz
  • Down from Artxanda to Enekuri
  • Avenida Enekuri
  • Bernaola tunnels
  • Morgan Street

First Lap continues by Boticavieja

The second lap crosses the Euskalduna bridge to the T2

Total vertical gain 811 metros per lap (2660 ft)

  • Same rout to El Vivero as LaVuelta (5km at 8%, with a max of 16,5%)
  • New hilly route from Txorierri to Artxanda (1,75km at 10%, with max of 19%)

Bike Characteristics

  • DRAFTING is not allowed under ITU rules.
  • Cutting off other triathletes is prohibited.
  • Always cycle on the right-hand side of the road.
  • The Circuit will be marked every 5km by signs.
  • The Circuit will be partially closed to traffic.
  • The corresponding drink stations will be placed along the route.
  • The organisation will control intersections and crossroads.

Compulsory Equipment

  • Garment or garments which cover the body adequately.
  • Bicycle that meets the specifications of the current regulations.
  • Hard helmet that meets the specifications of the current regulations.
  • Race number always visible on the left-hand side of the bike.
  • A number, supplied by the organisation, which must be totally visible on the back of the participant.

Foot race course 21 Km.

Four Laps course

Start and finish: Maritime museum.

  • Evaristo Txurruka dock
  • Paseo Uribitarte
  • Zubizuri Bridge
  • Paseo del Campo de Volantin
  • Avenida de las Universidades
  • Ribera de Boticavieja
  • Puente Euskalduna
  • Maritime Museum

After the Martime museum starts a new Lap

Foot race Characteristics

  • Urban circuit completely closed to traffic.
  • The race will be opened by a bicycle with the first man and women to qualify.
  • There will be drink stations on each lap.
  • Marking and signposting km by km.

Route: 4 laps for a total 21km.

Compulsory Equipment

      • Garment or garments which cover the body adequately.
      • A number, supplied by the organisation, which must be totally visible on the front of the participant.
      • Any other element that the Organiser, in accordance with the Technical Officer considers appropriate (wristbands, double number, etc.)

Cut-off times

Start time: TBC

(5 minutes gap between female, male starts and OPEN starts)

TIME LIMITS
Circuit Time Start Situation
Swimming 1h from male start.
Swimming + cycling When the first catches up the group At any point of the 1st lap
Swimming + cycling 3h Erkoreka Roundabout (km 44)
Swimming + cycling 4h 10′ Santo Domingo roundabout (km 75)
Total cut-off time 7 hours

*Penalty Box (1st and 2nd at Erkoreka rounabout and 3rd at the Transition Area)

Organizadores

Innevento sports

Patrocinadores públicos

Diputación Foral de Bizkaia Ayuntamiento de Bilbao Euskadi Basque Country

Patrocinadores privados

El Corte Inglés Taymory

Colaboradores

Mosconi Spiuk Centro Andra Mari Basauri Bikes Coca-Cola
Kaiku Cafés Baque SIXT iFitness Bilbao Fundación Gorabide
Euskadiko Triatloi Federazioa