# What is a normal triathlon distance?

The order of

**triathlons**is generally swim/bike/run. The most common**triathlon distance**follows international Olympic guidelines: A swim of 0.93 miles (1.5 kilometers), a bicycle route of 24.8 miles (40 kilometers) and a run of 6.2 miles (10 kilometers).A.

### How long is a short triathlon?

Triathlon Distances

Name | Swim | Run |
---|---|---|

Sprint | 0.5mi (750m) | 3.1mi (5km) |

Olympic / 5150 | 0.93mi (1.5km) | 6.2mi (10km) |

ITU Long | 1.86mi (3km) | 12.4mi (20km) |

Half / 70.3 | 1.2mi (1.9km) | 13.1mi (21.09km) |

#### How many lengths is 400 meters?

1 length =**50**meters.

2 lengths = 100 meters.

¼ mile = about 400 meters =**8 lengths**.

½ mile = about 800 meters =**16 lengths**.#### How long does it take the average person to swim 1 km?

Distance. An average lap swimmer exercising at a moderate pace completes 100 meters in**about 2 minutes**, so swimming 1,000 meters would take you about 2 X 10, or**20 minutes**, if you maintained that speed.#### Is swimming a good way to lose weight?

**Swimming**burns calories, so helps you**lose weight**and**swimming**for**weight loss**has been regularly praised for its cardiovascular health**benefits**, especially for older people. This means that**swimming**will give your cardiovascular system an excellent workout.

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### How long does it take to run a triathlon?

How long does it take to finish an International Distance Triathlon? The answer, based on our analysis of more than 75 triathlons:

**about 3 hours**, on average. Swim 1.5k in**40 minutes**, Bike 40k in an hour and**20 minutes**, and Run 10k in**one hour**.#### How many laps in a pool is 2.4 miles?

1 mile =**1760**yards =**35 laps**.

1.2 miles = 2112 yards = 42 laps.

2.4 miles =**4224**yards =**85 laps**.

(Laps rounded to the closest full lap)#### How long is a triathlon?

Olympic triathlons (including the NYC Triathlon) involve a 1.5-kilometer swim, 40-kilometer bike ride and 10-kilometer run. In "Iron Man" triathlons, the swimming portion can be as long as**3.9 kilometers**, followed by up to a 180-kilometer bike ride and a 42.2-kilometer run (the same distance as a marathon).#### How many lengths of the pool is a mile?

This is what you need to do: 25 Yard Pool: 1760 yards is 70.4 lengths. 50 Meter Pool: 1610 meters is**32.2 lengths**. 25 Meter Pool: 1610 meters is**64.4 lengths**.

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### How long does it take the average person to swim 2.4 miles?

2.4 miles or 3,800 meters is a long time to be swimming. The average age-group swimmer takes roughly

**eighty minutes**to swim this distance without stopping. And of course you're going to follow that with a bike ride and full marathon run.#### What is a good time for a half Ironman?

The answer, based on our analysis of more than 67,000 finishers in 40**Half Ironman**triathlons: about 6 hours, on average. Swim 1.2 miles in 45 minutes, Bike 56 miles in 3:00, and Run 13.1 miles in 2:15. Of course, there's a**great**deal of variation by age group.#### What is a good time to run a marathon?

In terms of average**marathon**times, the median**marathon**finishing**time**in 2016 for men in U.S.**marathons**was 4:22:07 (9:59 minutes per mile pace), according to Running USA. The median finishing**time**for women was 4:47:40 (10:58 minutes per mile pace).#### How far is a 1500 meter swim?

Use Our Calculations and Get Back to TrainingDefinition of a mile (in yards or meters) # of laps of a 25 yard or 25 meter pool in one mile # of laps of a 50 yard or 50 meter pool in one mile 1500 60 30 1650 66 33 1760 70.4 35.2

Updated: 23rd September 2018