July 27th, 2017

Istanbul Hosts Triathletes

Istanbul’s Beylikdüzü District is set to stage the ETU Triathlon European Cup on Sunday, 30 July. The venue will witness the age groups and paratriathlon competitions on the preceding day.

Turkish Triathlon Federation is organising the Cup at the Gürpınar Coast with the support of Beylikdüzü Municipality. A total of 300 participants are expected on the first day for the age groups and paralympic events. The race also serves as the national trials for the paratriathletes.

On Sunday morning, Elite Women and Elite Men will compete on the courses of 1500m swimming, 40km cycling and 10km running. Besides several European countries, triathletes from Argentina, Australia, Canada and Ecuador are registered with the Cup as well.

Timing services at the 2017 Istanbul ETU Triathlon European Cup will be provided by Depar Timing.