Venue Information

Training and Warm-Up Information

Indoor swim facilitated at Stromness Leisure Centre. Open water familiarisation in the Stromness Marina. The bike and run routes are available for competitors to access ahead of the event.


All competitors are to provide their own clothing, and equipment including bicycles.

Competition Format

Deep water start, leading to a 2-lap circuit in the marina.

Bike course of 5 x 8Km laps, turn point by Transition.

Run course of 4 x 2.5Km laps through Stromness.

Finish at Stromness Harbour.

Points to Note

The Athlete information desk will be based at the Warehouse buildings, Stromness.

Proposed events
Men’s Individual Triathlon
Women’s Individual Triathlon
Men’s Team Triathlon
Women’s Team Triathlon

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