Sutton Park

 Sutton Coldfield, B73 6LH

The Triathlon and Para Triathlon (for athletes with a visual impairment – PTVI) events will take place within Sutton Park and on the local roads to the south of the park, in and around Boldmere High Street. Sutton Park is a 2,400 acre National Nature Reserve located 6 miles north of the city centre. It’s one of the largest urban parks in Europe.

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About the Route

Swim
  • The Triathlon swim section of the event will take place in Powell’s Pool in Sutton Park, starting on a purpose-built pontoon
  • The athletes will run from the swim course into transition within Sutton Park
Cycle
  • The cycling section of the course is 5km in length and starts within Sutton Park.
  • Each individual athlete will complete 4 laps of the cycling course, except for the mixed relay event in which each athlete will complete a single lap.
  • When cycling the athletes will exit the park via Stonehouse Road and head straight onto Boldmere Road, passing through Boldmere High Street which will be a key area for spectators
  • The course will then turn right off Boldmere Road at Antrobus Road and loop back around to Jockey Road, before turning back onto Monmouth Drive and cycle past Boldmere Golf Course
  • The athletes will turn back onto Stonehouse drive then into the Sutton Park, before either heading to the turnaround point or the dismount line, both located within the venue
Run
  • The entire route for the running section is located within Sutton Park. It is 2.5km in length, with each athlete completing two laps (apart from in the mixed relay), with a turnaround point within the venue

Men, Women and Para

Swim – 750m
Cycle – 20km (4 x 5km lap)
Run – 5km (2 laps of 2.5km)

Mixed Relay

Swim – 300m
Cycle – 4 laps of 5km (1 per athlete)
Run – 4 laps of 2km (1 per athlete)

Accessibility
We will have a range of temporary accessible facilities on site. With limited hard standing pathways, areas of the park may not be suitable for those with limited mobility or wheelchair and mobility scooter users.

Triathlon Route Map

Men's, Women's and Para

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Triathlon Route Map

Mixed Relay

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Triathlon and Para Triathlon

Triathlon and Para Triathlon