The Black Sheep Ripon Triathlon

Date & Location

Ripon, North Yorkshire

Organiser’s Description

The largest club-run triathlon in the UK, based at Ripon Racecourse. Olympic distance event with an open water lake swim, a lovely bike course on the roads around Ripon and Boroughbridge which provide ideal conditions for quick racing, with only one short stretch of undulation, and a flat and fast mixed-terrain run along quiet North Yorkshire lanes and the Ripon Canal towpath. Junior events the following day, with a safe and warm swim course, and a flat grass track bike and run route. 10-12 July.


  • Adult: 1500m / 40k / 10k
  • TtriStart: 75m / 800m / 600m
  • Ttristar1: 150m / 2k / 1.2k
  • Ttristar2: 200m / 4k / 1.8k
  • Ttristar3: 300m / 6k / 2.4k
  • Youth: 400m / 8k / 2.4k
  • Triathlon
  • Childrens
  • Childrens / Tristar
  • Olympic
  • Lake
  • Road
  • Trail

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