Lake Whatcom Triathlon
Tranquil Lake – Rolling Country Road – Forested Waterfall Trail. This is how Bellingham does Olympic-Distance triathlon. The event welcomes beginner to elite athletes in individual and relay divisions.
Olympic-distance triathlon was welcomed back to beautiful Bellingham, Washington in 2017 with the Lake Whatcom Triathlon(LWT). The 2019 version is a USAT sanctioned event. The race includes a 1500-meter swim on Lake Whatcom, 40km bike ride along North Shore Drive and Y Road, and a 10km run around the trails of beautiful Whatcom Falls Park, with the transition area and start/finish lines at Bloedel Donovan Park. The event draws beginner to elite athletes, in individual and relay divisions, and includes an expo area for athletes and spectators.