The 2018 ETU European Triathlon Championships will see approximately 160 of the top Triathletes on the continent compete for European glory at Strathclyde Country Park. With individual male and female events, alongside a thrilling mixed relay event at the end of the competition, there will be plenty of magical moments to witness. Whether it’s in the water, on the bike or on the final sprint to the finish line, the triathlon is guaranteed to set pulses racing. Make sure you’re there to see the action unfold.
Triathletes undertake an astonishing distance across three disciplines - a 1,500m swim, a 40km cycle and a 10km run. First athlete to complete the course wins. In the Mixed Team Relay event, two men and two women form a team and each undertake a 250m swim, a 6km cycle and 1.6km run.
Thousands of people will be travelling from all corners of the globe to Scotland and to Glasgow during August, when the Glasgow 2018 European Championships takes place as well as Edinburgh’s world famous Festival programme, so it’s a good idea to book early.