Aquathlon World Championships

Swim: Athletes will begin their swim in Monroe Harbor at Queen’s Landing. Athletes will complete a 750-meter swim, heading south along the sea wall and exiting at the south end of the Harbor near the Field Museum. 

Run: Aquathlon athletes will complete a 1.5 lap, 5 KM run, 2.9 KM for the first lap and 2.1 KM for the second lap. Athletes will exit transition on the city side entering onto the east side of Columbus Drive. Athletes will continue to head north on Columbus Drive, completing a U-turn before E. Monroe Street to continue south along Columbus Drive. Athletes will turn left prior to Buckingham Fountain; loop around the fountain and then continue south on Columbus Drive until they reach the turnaround, at the same location the athlete entered Columbus Drive. Athletes will run one full lap, and on the second lap (which is a half lap) athletes will end at Buckingham Fountain.

Download the Aquathlon World Championships Course Map (PDF)