AJ Bell World Triathlon Leeds 2021 – Road Closures, Route Details & Family Activities
AJ Bell 2021 World Triathlon Leeds will be in Roundhay Park on 5-6 June 2021. Set within the picturesque setting of Roundhay Park, this year will see thousands of athletes, from amateurs to elites, take to the start line across the event weekend and experience the same iconic blue carpet finish.
Here are the current route maps for the event. Please note that the below routes may be subject to change.
Where to watch
All spectators must register in order to attend the event with limited capacity at the venue due to Covid-19 restrictions and to help us with NHS Track and Trace. They will also be required to complete a health declaration and agree to our code of conduct which we will send out in the week of the event to allow them entry into Roundhay Park. TICKETS FOR SUNDAY 6TH JUNE ARE SOLD OUT
Road Closures during ITU World Triathlon in North Leeds
On Friday 4th June, between 9.30am and 11am there will be closures around Roundhay Park.
On Saturday 5th June Princes Avenue and Park Avenue will be closed from 5am to 6pm with Wetherby Road also closed for a period during the afternoon.
On Sunday 6th June Princes Avenue and Park Avenue will be closed from 4am to 8pm. A cycle route along Street Lane, Scott Hall Road and Stonegate Road, affecting Roundhay, Oakwood, Moortown & Meanwood, will be closed from 4am to 1pm.
Can I access Roundhay Park during the Leeds Triathlon?
There will be limited public access into the park during the event. People are being encouraged to choose one of Leeds’ other great parks instead if they are able to.
Parking will be available on Soldier’s Field on Friday 4th, Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th June and access to this car park will be from Old Park Road.
Car park closures are as follows;
Mansion Lane – Thursday 3rd June from 00:01 until 12:00 on Monday 7th June
Princes Avenue – Thursday 3rd June from 12:00 until 20:30 on Sunday 6th June
Lakeside – Thursday 3rd June from 07:00 until 07:00 on Monday 7th June
The Wetherby Road car park will remain open throughout but there will be no access to it by car during the Wetherby Road closures on Friday morning (09:30 – 11:00) and Saturday afternoon (13:00 – 17:00). Drivers will be able to leave the car park during these times but will be directed towards Easterly Road.
Pedestrian access into the park at all times will be via Park Lane, Mansion Lane or Wetherby Road.