Route

Olympic Distance

Swimming course 1,5 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 37 Km.

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

  • Euskalduna Bridge
  • Morgan Street
  • Bernaola tunel
  • Enekuri avenue
  • From Enekuri to Artxanda hill
  • Keep the road from Artxanda to Santo Domingo
  • Monte Avril upto El Vivero
  • 180º turn when arriving to El Vivero Golf
  • Downhill from El Vivero to Ergoien
  • N634 Etxebarri way
  • Zumalakarregi Avenue (entering from Santutxu)
  • Campo Volantín
  • Avenida de las Universidades
  • Boticavieja
  • Euskalduna bridge and a lap trough de la Sota dock

Total vertical gain 544 meters (1784 ft)

  • New hilly route from Eneku to Artxanda (10km at 4%, with max of 10%)

Bike Characteristics

  • DRAFTING is 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.

Provisioning

El Vivero hill Km 18.5

  • Cycling botles with energy drink from Finisher
  • Cycling botles with water
  • Powerade

Foot race course 10 Km.

ONE Lap course

Start and finish: Maritime museum.

  • Evaristo Txurruka dock-Paseo Abandoibarra-Paseo Uribitarte up to city hall bridge
  • 180º turn and go straight on Paseo Uribitarte up to Zubizuri bridge
  • Cross Zubizuri bridge
  • Paseo del Campo Volantin up to city hall
  • 180º turn and Paseo del Campo de Volantin- Avenida Universidades and Ribera Boticavieja up to Euskalduna bridge
  • 180º turn and Ribera Boticavieja-Avenida Universidades- Paseo del Campo de Volantin up to Zubizuri Bridge
  • Cross Zubizuri Bridge
  • Paseo Uribitarte- Guggenheim walkway- Campa de los Ingleses- Evaristo Txurruka dock
  • Maritime Museum- Finish line

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: a single lap for a total 10km.

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.)

Provisioning

Pío Baroja km 0.75 y km 9.1

  • Water, CocaCola and Aquarius
  • bananas and oranges from Eroski

Campo Volantin km 4.2 y km 7.7

  • Energy Gel from Finisher brand
  • Water, CocaCola and Aquarius
  • Bananas and oranges from Eroski

Cut-off times

Start time: 11:30 lisenced triathletes (male and female together) and 11:35 OPEN race (triathletes without licence) male and female together.

TIME LIMITS
Circuit Time Start Situation
Swimming 45 minutes from Open start. 12:20h OUT of the Boxes
Swimming + cycling If a triathlete from Half distance catch you from behind At any point of the track
Swimming + cycling 2h 25 minutes from open start 14:00 Boxes
Total time limit 5 hours 16:30  Finish Line

*Penalty Box TBC

Organizadores

Innevento sports Trikirol

Patrocinadores públicos

Diputación Foral de Bizkaia Ayuntamiento de Bilbao

Patrocinadores privados

El Corte Inglés Finisher. Kern Pharma

Colaboradores

Mosconi Spiuk Andra Mari Tech Bike Academy Coca-Cola
Kaiku Cafés Baque Radler VivaGym Fundación Gorabide
Euskadiko Triatloi Federazioa