Triathlons are physically challenging events that test ability, determination, and endurance. As a multisport event, participants must complete three events: a 1.5km swim, a 40km bike race, and a 10km run. The contestant that completes these three events first is the winner. Due to the intensity of triathlon’s, anyone able to complete the competition is thought to have incredible physical and mental ability. Participants must be confident swimmers and capable cyclists and runners. Competitors are dedicated, strong, and understand the power of hard work. Find triathlon clubs and programs. Improve your skills with tips, tricks, drills, and more.
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What are the three sports that are part of an Olympic triathlon?
Run, swim, bike