The inaugural 255 Triathlon will take place in the UK next summer at Goodwood Motor Racing Circuit, West Sussex. The first edition of the race will be limited to 300 competitors, swimming in the nearby Westhampnett Lake before making their way onto the historic motor racing circuit. After completing 52 traffic-free laps on the bike, athletes will head out onto the run for ten laps of 5km. Competitors tackling this ultra-endurance event will have up to 18 hours to complete the distance.
The swim will take place at Chichester Watersports at Westhampnett Lake. The swim route will consist of 4 laps of 1,250m. After each lap, you will exit the water, providing a great spectator experience.
The bike route consists of 52 traffic-free laps of the historic Goodwood Motor Racing Circuit. This multi-lap format will provide you with access to your "special needs" nutrition box at your own designated place in the pit lane. Once again a great experience for both spectators and competitors.
The run will be 10 laps of 5km around the perimiter of Goodwood Circuit. After each 5km lap, you will again have acccess to your pit lane box, with an additional aid station at the 2.5km point.
The pit lane will be the central focus of the event for both competitors and spectators. You will be able to access your own designated box in the pit lane providing access to "special needs" nutrition throughout both the bike and run.