The Helvellyn Triathlon

Entries for The Helvellyn Triathlon are open


This is rated as one of the toughest triathlons in the world. The run route in particular is very unusual in that it is almost all off road and does involve some scrambling, even Olympic Champions have to use their hands. You have to take a bag with you on the run with safety equipment. Check the race website for full details.

  • Swim -  Aussie style 2 laps of making total swim distance of 1500m - Average temp in early September 14C
  • Bike -   All on road. 1 lap of 37 miles with total of 3,286' elevation. Includes 2.5 mile climb of 'The Struggle"
  • Run -   Fell run of 9 miles up and down Helvellyn. Check the race website for full kit requirements

There is an option to make your booking refundable Entry Refund . Click on the link for details. You must satisfy yourself that this meets your requirements and that you are aware of the terms and conditions before paying for it. Please note that the current coronavirus pandemic in general is not covered. This is intended to cover you if you cannot attend because of illness or injury for example.