Venue

Portlaoise Leisure Centre opened in late 2007 and brought to Portlaoise the very latest in state-of-the-art sporting facilities. The centre boasts a 25 metre pool, a fully equipped Health Club, 2 UEFA Standard Astro-turf pitches, playing fields, childrens play area and coffee shop.

Portlaoise Try-athlon will be using the leisure centre as its base for all race-activities with the exception of parking.  (see below):

Registration will be at the centre, close to reception on Friday evening (18:30hrs to 21:00hrs) and Saturday morning (07:00hrs to 08:00hrs)

The Race Briefing will be held in the reception lobby of the centre (08:00hrs - 08:10hrs on Saturday8th of April 2017)

The swim will take place in the pool

The transition area will be located in the Astro-Turf pitch behind the pool

Both the Bike and the Run legs will both start and finish at the leisure centre

The finish line will be located within the grounds of the leisure centre

Post-race activities and results / prize giving will be at the leisure centre

Note: Competitor Parking will be available to race participants about 250m from the leisure centre at a public car park. The cost to park here is €2.40 for the full day. Portlaoise Leisure Centre has limited parking, which will be restricted further by the race and needs to be kept available for other users of the centre on race day.

Click here to visit Portlaoise Leisure Centre.