Triathlon in Leeds after Brownlee success

The Brownlee brothers Photo: Press Association

Following the success of Leeds' Olympic medal winning Brownlee brothers in the triathlon thousands are expected to turn out to participate and watch in the city's own event.

The Leeds triathlon takes place at Roundhay Park beginning with a lake swim followed by a cycling section and run around the Park.

At this summer's Games Leeds brothers Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee claimed gold and silver medals respectively in the event.