This year the Munich City Triathlon has been carried out the 5. time. It takes place in the Olympic Park in Munich. The distances are as follows: 425m swimming, 20km cycling and 5km running.
The swimmers line up in the famous Munich Olympic Swim Hall. On the lower left corner they jump into the water, starting their 425m zigzag course through the pool. On the upper left corner they can walk out to the changing area for the bicycle.
Munich is the capital of the German state of Bavaria and is Germany's third largest city, located on the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps. Black and gold - the colors of the Holy Roman Empire - have been the city's official colors since the time of Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor.