Redondo Beach Triathlon
June 11, 2017 · Redondo Beach, CA
Distance: .5 mile swim, 2 mile run, 6 mile run
Sprint: Swim starts just north of the Topaz Jetty. Turn right at the first yellow buoy and head north towards the Pier. Keep all 3 yellow buoys on your right. Make a right at the third yellow buoy and head into shore.
Mini Sprint:3/4 way between Sprint Start and Finish. Swimmers will turn right at the red buoy and head diagonally towards the Sprint Swim’s 3rd yellow buoy. Make a right at the third yellow buoy and head into shore.
Sprint (two loops – 6 miles): Walk your bike out of transition, mount your bike, turn left onto Esplanade, then right onto Catalina Avenue. After 4 blocks, turn right on Knob Hill, then a quick left onto Esplanade. Ride to Avenue I then make a U-turn. Backtrack to Torrance Blvd. where you will turn left and head down towards the pier on the Torrance Loop. Looping back up the hill remember to stay to the left of the cones if you are doing a second lap continuing on Catalina. Stay to the right of the cones if you are finishing the bike, merging right off of Catalina and onto the road in front of the Elks Lodge. Just pass the Elks Lodge be prepared to dismount, walking your bike into the transition area to rack your bike and start your run.
Mini Sprint: one loop, 3 miles.