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Triathlon event to return to Barcelona this OctoberThe Garmin Barcelona Triathlon, a true test of determination and dedication, is set to return this autumn, and is an occasion that has quickly become one of the most popular annual sporting events in the city

It stands as one of the largest triathlon events in the world, welcoming around 6,000 competitors to push their bodies to the limit of human endurance. You can choose from three different distances, all depending on your fitness. The toughest challenge is the Olympic distance, a gruelling 1,500m swim, 40km bike ride and 10km run. It’s not an event for the faint hearted but is sure to offer incredible satisfaction upon completion.

The Garmin Barcelona Triathlon will be held on 7 October. With entry still open, it’s the perfect event to combine with a stay in any of the hotels in Barcelona. Alternatively, it could offer a fantastic event to watch during your stay in the Catalonian capital.

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