• Ashland Lions Olympic Triathlon (map)
  • 529 Chestnut Street
  • Ashland, MA, 01721
  • United States

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.

  This 1.0 mi Swim has a total ascent of 53.08 ft and has a maximum elevation of 272.9 ft.

This 1.0 mi Swim has a total ascent of 53.08 ft and has a maximum elevation of 272.9 ft.

  This is a 25.4 mi route has a total ascent of 1260.28 ft and has a maximum elevation of 544.62 ft.

This is a 25.4 mi route has a total ascent of 1260.28 ft and has a maximum elevation of 544.62 ft.

  This is a 6.03 mi route has a total ascent of 440.43 ft and has a maximum elevation of 394.29 ft.

This is a 6.03 mi route has a total ascent of 440.43 ft and has a maximum elevation of 394.29 ft.