The bike course for 2019 will a 21k out and back route. Leaving Turton Sports Centre competitors will follow the B6391 to Edgeworth. At the mini roundabout competitors will take a left turn and follow Blackburn Road- Roman road until the mini roundabout at the junction of Stepping Stone and Marsh House Lane. Competitors will then turn back on themselves and follow the route back to the spirts centre!.
The bike course has amazing views and a few rolling hills to keep things interesting!
MPORTANT BIKE SAFETY INFORMATION
Cyclists MUST obey the rules of the road at all times. The cycle course will be well signposted and all junctions will be marshalled, however the marshals role is to indicate route direction only, they have no legal jurisdiction over road traffic. Please take notice of signs and marshals and slow down when directed. It is the competitors responsibility to ensure their safety at all times, especially at junctions.
There are no aid stations on the bike course so competitors will need to carry their own drinks.
If you have any questions about the cycle route or anything to do with the cycle part of the triathlon please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org