Swim 1 Mile - Bike 26 Miles - Run 6.5 Miles
This long running olympic distance triathlon is a favorite for athletes new to the olympic distance as well as experienced triathletes. It's an event that combines scenic race courses, varied terrain, enthusiastic volunteers, and a convenient location.
The Race Course
The swim takes place in a placid reservoir surrounded by a pretty forest. Many participants say it is one of the prettiest open water swims around. The bike course is two loops on a course through Hopkinton and Ashland with some nice hills, and includes a section on the famous Boston Marathon course - The town of Ashland was where the original Boston Marathon had started. The run is an out and back course along scenic roads and rolling terrain.