Birmingham Triathlon

Sutton Park, Birmingham

Organiser's Description

Birmingham Triathlon, Voted #2 by 220 Triathlon in the sprint & super-sprint triathlons: 14 of the UK's best for beginners.

The triathlon will take place completely within the fabulous venue of Sutton Park, which will be the venue for the 2022 Commonwealth Games Triathlon.

The event starts with an open water swim, followed by a bike leg around the Park on tarmac roads, with a well signed and interesting route. The final element is the fairly flat run within the Park on grass and through woodlands.

Whether you want to 'tri a triathlon' or are an experienced triathlete, we have distances and challenges to suit you. Don't want to go it alone? Take part as a relay team of 2 or 3 and share the challenge of swim, bike and run!

Start Time



1500m swim, 40 km cycle, 10 km run
750m swim, 20 km cycle, 5 km run
200m swim, 10 km cycle - 2.5 km run

2020 finishers medal for all entrants

Chip Timed

Printed results as you cross the line!

Boldmere Gate, Sutton Park, Birmingham, B73 6JH

Event course within Sutton Park, one of the largest urban parklands in Europe covering 2,400 acres

Open water swim in Powell's Pool, the largest lake in the Park at 48 acres

Closed to traffic bike course within the Park

Rural run through heathland & ancient woodland

Sutton Park is in the centre of the Country and is served by excellent road links - parking is available but charges may apply.

Minimum age:

14 years for Fun, Super Sprint, Sprint & Sprint Relay distances

16 years for Olympic Relay team members

17 years for Olympic distance individuals

Full and up to date 2020 competitor race day information with your race number and start time will be emailed to you 7-10 days before the event. Please take some time to read all the event information, it will make it far more enjoyable for you and reduce the need to ask questions on the day.

You can use 2019 information as a guide for your event:

7.30am Sprint male age 39 and below
8.00am Sprint male 40 plus
8.30am Sprint female and relay
9.00am Olympic male age 39 and below
10.00am Olympic male 40 plus
11.00am Olympic female and relay
12.00noon All Super Sprint and Fun competitors

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