The Ilkley Triathlon is a sprint-distance event with a 500m indoor swim, followed by 9 mile bike (3x laps of a 3 mile circuit) and a 3 mile run (1x lap of the same circuit).
Whilst the event is taking place at the Ilkley Pool & Lido, the swim takes place in the indoor pool with extra-wide lanes. . The bike and run course first mile is flat, the second uphill, and the third mile downhill. The course is suitable for all abilities, for novices and experienced triathletes alike.