Challenge yourself at the Ballina Triathlon – the Salmon Run 2017

Enjoy the friendliest, fastest tri challenge in the West!

Ballina Triathlon Salmon Run Triathlon athlete

Liquid Motion Tri Club are one of the most active tri clubs in the region, and entries for their flagship event, the Ballina Triathlon (officially known as the Coleman Electronics Salmon Run Triathlon 2016) are now open.

This year’s Salmon Run, a sprint distance event, takes place on on Saturday,  29th July at 10:30am. The Salmon Run Triathlon consists of a 750m swim in the famous River Moy, followed by a  fast 20kmBike out and back course to Killala, followed by a flat 5k run to the Quay Village and back.

Liquid Motion are proud that the Ballina Triathlon is renowned as one of the friendliest triathlons of the year. It is also one of the fastest, making it ideal for both beginners and those aiming to post a personal best. And with a great post-race party, you would be mad to miss out!

The event attracts a significant crowd of athletes to the town every year, and is a great morning out for competitors and spectators alike. All details of the event are available below. And for an idea of what the day is like, check out the below video from Gareth McCormack!

Stay up to date with the Ballina Triathlon on Facebook 

Sign up for the Salmon Run Triathlon on Triathlon Ireland

ENTRY FEE: Sprint €40, Relay €60

Please note: You must have your 2017 Triathlon Ireland membership card or One Day License (ODL – €25) in order to race. Only one member of a relay team is required to have a TI or One Day License.  However all members of a relay team will need to sign in. One-day licenses will not be available for purchase at registration. You will not be permitted to race if you register without presenting your TI card or ODL.

Questions or comments – please email: or post a comment on the FB page.

Powerade Salmon Run Triathlon 2011 from Gareth McCormack on Vimeo.

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