Details have been revealed of the second annual Lakeside Triathlon, which will take place at the Lakeside Centre in Ballyshannon on Saturday, August 23 at 11am hosted by MSC Tri in conjunction with Erne Enterprise.

The Triathlon Ireland sanctioned event, organised by triathletes for triathletes, will include a 750 metre swim, a 23km cycle and a 5km run across a route that takes in the Assaroe lake (swim), Bundoran (cycle) and the picturesque Knather Woods (run) and is expected to attract competitors from all across Ireland – both experienced and beginners.

Entry for the inaugural Lakeside Triathlon is just €35 and can be made via Full details of the course are available on


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