LONG DISTANCE

3.8KM SWIM - 180KM BIKE - 42 RUN

CHALLENGE - MADRID

75 kilometres from the capital, surrounded by holm-oak woods, oak-woods and pine woods, located in the Lozoya Valley, in the middle of the North Mountain Range ("Sierra Norte"), there is one of the most enchanting and attractive touristic areas of the region of Madrid: Buitrago de Lozoya.

The distance to be covered by triathletes in the Buitrago de Lozoya Reservoir is of 3.800 metres. In this facility, transition area T1 will be set up, as the starting line for the bicycle race.

The bike test in addition to recovering wonderful sites of the Sierra Madrileña, also recovers the famous return to the ports with the ascents of Canencia, Morcuera and Cotos. In general, the 171 km will cover the following places:

Departure from the Pools of the Canal de Isabel II of Buitrago de Lozoya, passing through Villavieja de Lozoya (km 6); San Mames (km 9.9); Choker (km 13.7); Canencia town (km 22.8); Port of Canencia (km 32.3); Miraflores de la Sierra (km 38.4); Port of Morcuera (km 49.1); Rascafria (km 63.4); Puerto de Cotos (Km 79.9); Puerto Navacerrada (km 86.4); Ventorrillo Fountain; El Escorial; Valdemorillo; Villanueva de la Cañada; to enter Madrid by the M-508 and cross the Casa de Campo until you reach the Explanada del Rey in Madrid Río. In the Explanada del Rey in Madrid Río will be the T2, transition place where the Marathon test will start.

The triathletes will have to travel a total of 42 km and 195 meters.

After leaving the bicycle in the Explanada del Rey in Madrid Río will go in the direction of the river area and that is where they will have to do the kilometers of the race on foot. The route is 4 laps and two transitions that runs almost entirely by "Madrid Río". In its final, in the last transition, the race on foot will go up the Cuesta de la Vega to join the Calle Mayor and enter the Puerta del Sol for its arrival at "Km 0", where the Meta will be located.

3.8KM SWIM

180KM BIKE

42KM RUN

FINISH PUERTA DEL SOL

75 kilometres from the capital, surrounded by holm-oak woods, oak-woods and pine woods, located in the Lozoya Valley, in the middle of the North Mountain Range (“Sierra Norte”), there is one of the most enchanting and attractive touristic areas of the region of Madrid: Buitrago de Lozoya.

Swimming segment course: Riosequillo reservoir, Buitrago de Lozoya, 3.800 metres
The bicycle race will cross fabulous locations in the Madrilenian Sierra, and goes through the famous tour of the mountain passes with the ascents to Canencia, Morcuera and Cotos. In general terms, the 171 km course will go through the following locations: Starting line at swimming facilities of Canal de Isabel II in Buitrago de Lozoya, passing through Villavieja de Lozoya (km6), San Mamés (km 9,9), Gargantilla (km 13,7), Canencia village (km 22,8), Canencia Mountain Pass (km 32,3), Miraflores de la Sierra (km 38,4), Morcuera Mountain Pass (km 49,1), Rascafría (km 63,4), Cotos Mountain Pass (Km 79,9), Navacerrada Mountain Pass (km 86,4), Fuente del Ventorrillo, El Escorial, Valdemorillo, Villanueva de la Cañada, entering Madrid through M-508 road, crossing Casa de Campo and arriving at Explanada del Rey in Madrid Río. T2 transition area will be set up at Explanada del Rey in Madrid Río, point from which the Marathon will start.

En la Explanada del Rey en Madrid Río se montará la T2, lugar de transición desde donde saldrá la prueba de Maratón.

Cycling segment course: Riosequillo reservoir Buitrago de Lozoya-Explanada del Rey in Madrid Río, 171 km
Triathletes must cover a total of 42 km and 195 metres.

After leaving the bicycle at Explanada del Rey in Madrid Río, triathletes will approach the river zone and start the foot race. The course is 4 laps and two transitions, and passes almost totally through Madrid River area ("Madrid Río"). The foot race, in the last transition, will finish with the ascent to the Cuesta de la Vega, before incorporating itself to Mayor Street, and entering the Puerta del Sol with the arrival at "Km 0", where the Finishing line will be situated.

Foot race segment course: Explanada del Rey in Madrid Río - Puerta del Sol, 42.195 metres.