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 (19:00hrsto 21:11hrs) and Saturday morning (07:00hrs to 08:30hrs)
The Race Briefing will be held in the reception lobby of the centre (08:30hrs - 08:50hrs on Saturday 6th of April)
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.