What is a duathlon?
Descente London Duathlon, the world's biggest, takes place in Richmond Park Sunday 17 September 2017
A duathlon consists of three sets of athletic activity, but across two disciplines – running and cycling. The first set consists of running, followed by cycling, and then back to running. The distances of each activity vary according to the challenge entered. Similar to a triathlon, you will go through transition to change between disciplines.
There are three individual challenges and one team challenge in the Descente London Duathlon 2017:
Learn more about the two disciplines: