Pugneys Country Park, Wakefield, Yorkshire
The 2014 Yorkshire Triathlon has now been confirmed to take place on the 13th July 2014! More news to follow.
Congratulations to everyone who took part in the hugely successful Yorkshire Triathlon at Pugneys Park. In its third year over 300 hardy triathletes competed in stunning weather with spectacular scenery. Once again the event set the scene for a competitive day for both the experienced and novice triathlete. There were some amazing stories and some great achievements and goals reached on a superb day for all involved.
A huge big thank you to our team of volunteers who really contributed to the success of this event - their enthusiasm and support really made a big difference to the success of the day.
Set in the beautiful Pugneys Park near Wakefield the swim is in the vast 100 acre lake used for watersports and a great opportunity to swim in open water. The bike takes you through some superb Yorkshire countryside and the run is an off road run around Pugneys Lake. Set minutes from tyhe M1 the triathlon is easily accessible from all corners of Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and the East Midlands. The park is a great place to bring the family as there are many vantage points to watch the swim and run.
Pugneys Park held the British Triathlon Olympic distance Championships in 2006.