Captured in images: triathletes getting ready for Tokyo Olympics

(Photo: World Triathlon)

The final countdown until the first triathlon races of the Tokyo Olympics has now really started. On Monday, Jul. 26 06:30 AM local time, the men’s race kicks off. One day later, at the same time, the women start their race. For the Mixed Relay event we have to wait until Jul. 31 at 7:30 AM local time. It means the men and women are now going into their final days of preparation. The course has been familiarized, and World Triathlon was there to capture some of this action through the images below. A nice first taste of triathlon in Tokyo: