Courses

Sprint Race Elite Athletes (Women and Men)

Technical information

Start

The start area is at the Lake Stadtpark on a small island (“Liebesinsel”). Athletes will start from a start pontoon and stand in a starting position approximately 1m wide.

Swim Course (0.75 KM)

There is one lap to swim. The first turn is located after 260m distance. The athletes are required to leave their last-minute gear at the swim start inside a dedicated box, the LOC will carry those bags back to the Athletes’ Lounge. The average water temperature in the Lake Stadtpark in the beginning of September is 22°C, but may vary between 15°C and 25°C. You will find recent information about water quality and temperature on the homepage: Water Quality report 2020

Bike Course (18.9 KM)

Generally flat profile without noteworthy climbs. There are six laps of 3.1km in total plus a short part of each 0,15km from and back to transition. The route is technically demanding due to tight turns (two 180° turns and a narrow 90° turn to/from TA). Riding on the left side.

Run Course (5 KM)

Generally flat 5km run course. Including a first section of 900m leading into two loops of 2,0 km and finishing with a 100m stretch towards the finish line. Two 180° turns per lap.

 

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Sprint Bike 3km

Sprint Run 5km

 

Mixed Team Triathlon World Championships

Technical information

Start 

The start area is at the Lake Stadtpark on a small island (“Liebesinsel”). Athletes will start from a pontoon and stand in a starting position approximately 1m wide. The Race Referee, assisted by ITU Technical Officials, will start the race. 

Swim Course (0.3 KM)

For all athletes, there is one lap to swim. Swimming is anti-clockwise.  The 1st athlete starts from Liebesinsel. The first turn is located after 115m. 2nd - 4th athletes start from Relay Zone, which is located near Swim Exit. They have a different swim setup! Distance to first buoy is 135m. The average water temperature in the Lake Stadtpark in the beginning of September is 22°C, but may vary between 15°C and 25°C. You will find recent information about water quality and temperature on the homepage: Results water quality analysis

Bike Course (6.5 KM)

Generally flat profile without noteworthy climbs. There are six laps of 3.1km in total plus a short part of each 0,15km from and back to transition. The route is technically demanding due to tight turns (two 180° turns and a narrow 90° turn to/from TA). Riding on the left side.

Run Course (1.7 KM)

Generally flat course. There is one leg of 1,7km to run for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd athlete from TA to the Relay Zone; The 4th athlete will take a 180° right turn on Südring and run towards the finish line.

 

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Mixed Relay Bike 3km

Mixed Relay 1st-3rd Run 1,7km

Mixed Relay 4th Run 1,7km