Laguna Phuket Triathlon Course Information

LPT – Course Information

Laguna Phuket TriathalonCourse Descriptions Laguna Phuket Triathlon 2015

1.8k Swim

The swim course is the same as in previous years and comprises two bodies of water. Starting on the beach between the Dusit Thani Phuket and Outrigger Laguna Beach Resort, athletes swim 1,300 metres in the sea before sprinting 100 meters across the beach to swim the last 500 metres in a lagoon finishing at the Laguna Grove. Wetsuits or speedsuits are not allowed.

55k Bike

The bike course takes athletes out of Laguna Phuket onto a unique tour of the northern part of Phuket. The course will remain the same from 2014  and will feature the signature Naithon Hills with their steep challenging sections. Drafting is illegal. Suggested equipment includes a minimum of two water bottle cages. Athletes should consider a 24-28 tooth rear cassettes to ease the difficulty of hill climbs. Some of the road surfaces may be rough and athletes should use durable tires. The bike course will have 2 aid stations.

12k Run

Compared to the previous years the run course will slightly change. It is flat and leads runners north through the Laguna Phuket resort complex before looping back past the Wedding Chapel through Canal Shopping Village and finishing at the Laguna Grove. The course will have three aid stations approximately 2km apart that runners pass twice.

Laguna Phuket Triathlon Course Map:

» Swim Course Map » Bike Course Map » Run Course Map

Other Course Map:

» Transition Area Map » Swim Start Map