Sprint Triathlons in California

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MAR7
Registration Perks
Pasadena Triathlon
Pasadena, CA, United States

This event features a reverse sprint triathlon (5k run, 15k bike and 150m swim in the Rose Bowl Aquatic Pool), duathlon, 5k Fun Run, and a Junior Triathlon for kids. This event is a great event for new triathletes and competitors.

Note: USAT membership is required to enter all of the races except the 5K. If you have a membership, simply tell registration your number. If you do not, you will have to purchase a day pass.

$35 - $165
Pasadena Triathlon
JUL27
Optimist Club of Coronado Sports Fiesta 5K Run
Coronado, CA, United States

The Sports Fiesta triathlon is recognized as the longest continually running triathlon in the United States. Our triathlon was the prototype for the Hawaiian Iron Man, predating it by 7 years. It is a nationally recognized competition, attracting hundreds of participants each year.

$35
Optimist Club of Coronado Sports Fiesta 5K Run
JUL27
Coronado Optimist Sports Fiesta
Coronado, CA, United States

Longest continually running triathlon IN THE WORLD. The Sports Fiesta triathlon is recognized as the longest continually running triathlon in the United States. Our triathlon was the prototype for the Hawaiian Iron Man, predating it by 7 years. It is a nationally recognized competition, attracting hundreds of participants each year.

$35
Coronado Optimist Sports Fiesta
AUG10
TRI for FUN Triathlon #3
Herald, CA, United States

The TRI for FUN Sprint Triathlon began in 1983, started by Fleet Feet Sports founder Sally Edwards. TBF Racing took over the event in 2001 and has enjoyed working with the SMUD Staff at Rancho Seco Park to bring you this classic Series of Triathlons each summer.

$75 - $85
TRI for FUN Triathlon #3
AUG11
Chula Vista Challenge Half Triathlon
Chula Vista, CA, United States

The Chula Vista Challenge (CVC) in partnership with KOZ Events, San Diego's premier endurance event producers and Pulse Endurance Sports boasts a fresh new race experience for individuals and relay teams, with 10 races to choose from including International, Sprint, & Youth Triathlons, Duathlon, Aqua Bike.

$106
Chula Vista Challenge Half Triathlon
AUG11
CVC San Diego Half Triathlon
Chula Vista, CA, United States

The Chula Vista Challenge (CVC) in partnership with KOZ Events, San Diego's premier endurance event producers and Pulse Endurance Sports boasts a fresh new race experience for individuals and relay teams, with 10 races to choose from including International, Sprint, & Youth Triathlons, Duathlon, Aqua Bike.

$53 - $330
CVC San Diego Half Triathlon
AUG18
Oakland Triathlon Festival
Oakland, CA, United States

Our focus around the Oakland Triathlon Festival is to get everyone involved around swim, bike,and run categories. Join us around Sprint/Olympic Triathlons, Duathlon, AquaBike, Relay Teams and Aquathlon We look forward to your participation!

$100 - $190
Oakland Triathlon Festival
AUG18
Hansen Dam Triathlon and Superhero run
Los Angeles, CA, United States

Our triathlon is back and better than ever! The Hansen Dam Triathlon is one of the fastest growing and most exciting events in Southern California. Located in the San Fernando Valley of the City of Los Angeles, whether you are a novice or professional triathlete, this fun, fast and competitive event is a fantastic race to participate in.

$30 - $120
Hansen Dam Triathlon and Superhero run
AUG24
Courage Triathlon
Chester, CA, United States

We are so excited to bring back this amazing event for a fifth year! Since our first Courage Triathlon in 2015, this event has been a huge success, and we are hoping to make it even bigger and better!

$90
Courage Triathlon
SEP8
Rock the Bay Triathlon
San Diego, CA, United States

Become a Legacy - Register for the Rock the Bay Triathlon! Taking place at the beautiful San Diego Bayfront. Experience the beauty and excitement of San Diegos Bayfront, with its unique boardwalk swim entry, bike course traversing Harbor Drive and ending with a run along the Emarcadero Marina Park behind Seaport Village.

$71 - $227
Rock the Bay Triathlon
SEP14
Millerton Madness Triathlon
Friant, CA, United States

What will you find at Millerton Madness Triathlon? Millerton Madness Sprint Triathlon. Is a great way to start closing out your season. The swim is a short 400 yards, The bike and run distances are scenic with rolling hills and views of beautiful Millerton Lake.

$55
Millerton Madness Triathlon
SEP15
BSM Women’s Triathlon & 5k: Celebrating Life, Empowering Women
Nevada City, CA, United States

The 25th annual Barbara Schmidt Millar Women's Triathlon is a sprint triathlon exclusively for female athletes age 18 and older. Hosted on the third Sunday in September at Scott's Flat Lake in Nevada City, 100 percent of the proceeds from this event support outreach, diagnosis and breast health care through Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. The triathlon features a half mile swim, 11 mile bike ride and three mile run. Athletes compete either as individuals or as part of 2-3 woman relay teams. Or join us for the 5k run/walk event along the same course. 5k run/walk is open to ladies 13 years and older.

$35 - $175
BSM Women’s Triathlon & 5k: Celebrating Life, Empowering Women
SEP22
Santa Cruz Triathlon
Santa Cruz, CA, United States

Now in its 4th decade, there’s a reason this oceanside triathlon is still going strong. Great for all triathletes, the predominantly seaside course is flat and traffic free. Come along for post-race food and all the finisher’s swag.

$40 - $150
Santa Cruz Triathlon
SEP29
Mission Bay Triathlon, Duathlon, Aquabike & Youth Races
San Diego, CA, United States

Join us at the birthplace of the sport for the XTERRA Wetsuits Mission Bay Triathlon! In 1974, the first Mission Bay Triathlon was as a run-bike-swim-run event on Fiesta Island by the San Diego Track Club. This is an ON Road Triathlon.
Last year, 1600 competitors from around the country came to Mission Bay to celebrate the triathlon.

$55 - $165
Mission Bay Triathlon, Duathlon, Aquabike & Youth Races
OCT5
Las Vegas Triathlon
Boulder City, NV, United States

Large bright buoys will guide you through a safe and professionally monitored swim course, followed by a challenging bike course though the hilly landscape of the desert, finishing with a run along the historic River Mountain Loop trail. The Las Vegas Strip is also right down the road, in case you are ready for a top-notch after-party experience.

$85 - $180
Las Vegas Triathlon
OCT5
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T9 Mermaid Tri & Du Capitola
Capitola, CA, United States

The T9 Mermaid Tri & Du Capitola is one of the best all women triathlons on the West Coast. Capitola offers an ocean swim around the wharf, views of the Pacific Ocean, fun bike course featuring a gradual climb into the coastal redwoods, followed by a run on the ocean bluff overlooking Capitola Village.

$15 - $125
T9 Mermaid Tri & Du Capitola
OCT19
Marin County Triathlon & Duathlon
San Rafael, CA, United States

Come down to the bay and see why this triathlon is now in its 12th year. Great for all levels of athlete, not only do all the net proceeds go to charity, but the course features a beautiful route along the bayside. Come along for the finisher’s medal and amazing views of the San Francisco Bay.

$105 - $275
Marin County Triathlon & Duathlon
OCT26
HITS Championship
Palm Springs, CA, United States

The event in Palm Springs, California is the crown jewel of the HITS Triathlon Series and will once again be the home of the HITS Triathlon Series Championship. The Coachella Valley is a stunning venue that offers beautiful vistas in a dry and sunny climate, perfect for a December triathlon. The course in Palm Springs is fast and awesomely scenic!

$80 - $400
HITS Championship
OCT26
Pumpkinman Triathlon
Boulder City, NV, United States

The weekend before Halloween, participate in the scariest race of the season, PUMPKINMAN... dunn-dunn-dunnnn. This point-to-point race starts at Lake Mead and finishes at Wilbur Square in Boulder City. Your legs will work hard on the bike, but you will be rewarded with an incredible view once you reach the top. The final leg of the race will take you on a paved run course in historic Boulder City, and finish at Boulder City's local park, Wilbur Square.

$100
Pumpkinman Triathlon
NOV2
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Catalina Island Triathlon, Duathlon & 5k
Avalon, CA, United States

Race around the City of Avalon on Catalina Island to finish off an epic triathlon season. Great for beginners and veterans, it's mixed course with flat parts and hills, so the perfect challenge for a bit of triathlon tourism. Come for holiday vibes or to enjoy the beautiful views.

$32 - $175
Catalina Island Triathlon, Duathlon & 5k
NOV24
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Turkey Tri & Pumpkin Pie Kids Duathlon
San Dimas, CA, United States

Come down to Puddingstone Lake for this epic triathlon under the mountains. Great for all the family, there’s a sprint triathlon and a mini-duathlon for the kids. Come along to kickstart your Thanksgiving celebrations and for the finisher’s medal and goody bag.

$30 - $165
Turkey Tri & Pumpkin Pie Kids Duathlon
JUL20
Legacy Triathlon
Long Beach, CA, United States

USA Triathlon is proud to unveil the Legacy Triathlon, a sprint-distance race that will be held annually in Long Beach proposed site of the triathlon competitions at the Los Angeles 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games. This year, the Legacy Triathlon will feature a sprint-distance course (750-meter swim, 18.9-kilometer bike, 5-kilometer run) and will be open to 750 age-group athletes. Registration is now open, and no qualification is required!

Legacy Triathlon
JUL21
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iCan Tri - July
Fresno, CA, United States

The 8th annual iCAN TRI Triathlon & 5k run/walk returns to the Clovis North Educational Center. For 2019, we also welcome the USAT Age Group and High School State Championships! This is a spectacular venue with access to all parts of the event. The atmosphere will be abuzz with the energy and camaraderie of runners, and triathletes. The EXPO will provide food, coffee, entertainment, and products from exhibitors in the athletic and wellness industry. Event, race and all general information are available on the race website at www.icantri.org

Booking Closed
iCan Tri - July
JUL21
iCAN Tri Triathlon & 5k
Fresno, CA, United States

This is a spectacular venue with access to all parts of the event. The atmosphere will be abuzz with the energy and camaraderie of runners, and triathletes. The EXPO will provide food, coffee, entertainment, and products from exhibitors in the athletic and wellness industry.

iCAN Tri Triathlon & 5k
JUL21
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Donner Lake Triathlon
Truckee, CA, United States

The Donner Lake Triathlon is held at West End Beach on Donner Lake in Truckee California.

Truckee is one of those places that you'll want to live if you don't already. Noted by the editors of National Geographic Adventure as one of the worlds top ski towns, Truckee also offers those who love the mountains and outdoors with endless summer adventure opportunities.

Donner Lake is 2.7 miles long and 1/2 mile wide. The water is clear and clean with a maximum depth of 328 feet. West End Beach, operated by the Truckee Donner Recreation and Parks District, serves as the main venue. A sandy beach with majestic views of the surrounding Sierra Mountains awaits you.

Booking Closed
Donner Lake Triathlon
JUL28
SLO Triathlon
San Luis Obispo, CA, United States

This short course (or sprint) triathlon consists of a 0.5-mile swim, 15-mile bike and 3.1-mile run. Participants are sent on the course in waves throughout the day.

SLO Triathlon
AUG11
Tri Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA, United States

Come play at of one of the most fun and scenic events on the west coast. This race has a sprint and international (Olympic) distance triathlon, with relays and aquabike categories for both races. Clydesdale and Athena registration categories are available. There is a special, non-competitive Family & Friends wave for people who are new to triathlon or just want to race with family and friends regardless of age or gender.

Tri Santa Cruz
AUG18
Crescent City Triathlon
Crescent City, CA, United States

For the past 34 years the Crescent City sprint triathlon has been enjoyed at the Fred Endert Municipal Pool in Crescent City, CA, about 20 miles south of the Oregon border. Over the years an adult duathlon and a kids triathlon has been added. You will enjoy a small town event which draws participants from many states and nearby counties. Although a comfortable family event, competition often is high.

Crescent City Triathlon
AUG24
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Lake Tahoe Triathlon
Tahoma, CA, United States

The Lake Tahoe Triathlon occurs annually at EdZBerg Sugar Pine State Park on the west shore of Lake Tahoe. Sugar Pine is truly one of Tahoes special lake side properties. Home of the Hellman-Ehrman Mansion this property features tall pines, a historic pier, beautiful grounds and spectacular beaches.

Sugar Pine State Park is one of the state parks systems most coveted camping destinations. The camp sites are very near the main venue. This is a great way to attend and participate in the Lake Tahoe Triathlon. Make sure to reserve a camping spot early!

Booking Closed
Lake Tahoe Triathlon
SEP8
Ukiah Triathlon
Ukiah, CA, United States

With a single transition area and a bluff top finish with a spectacular view of the lake and surrounding mountains, athletes and spectators alike enjoy the venue. We hope you join us!

Ukiah Triathlon
SEP29
Carpinteria Triathlon
Carpinteria, CA, United States

Carpinteria is a beautiful beach town on the Central Coast located between Santa Barbara and Ventura.

The Carpinteria Triathlon is a benefit event for the Citys Parks & Recreation youth programs. Proceeds will help to provide scholarships and additional equipment for programs such as Junior Lifeguards and our ocean recreation programs.

Carpinteria Triathlon
SEP29
2019 Cal Tri Events - Oxnard
Oxnard, CA, United States

OXNARD. Just sixty miles northwest of Los Angeles, youll find the casual, seaside city of Oxnard where oceanfront recreation, fabulous festivals, sweet strawberries, exceptional weather and miles of uncrowded beaches await your discovery. Home to the California Strawberry Festival, and neighbor to the breathtaking Channel Islands National Park and Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary, Oxnard is a welcomed retreat any time of year. This is the venue for 2019 Cal Tri Events Oxnard - 9.29.19 and the 1st race in the 2019 Cal Tri Events Fall Series - 9.29 Oxnard + 10.26 LA + 11.3 Newport Dunes.

Booking Closed
2019 Cal Tri Events - Oxnard
OCT6
Aspire All-Women's Reverse Pool Sprint Triathlon
Cherry Valley, CA, United States

Although the Aspire Triathlon is new to the triathlete community, the producers of this all-women's reverse pool sprint triathlon are not. Brought to you by Event Mode and the producers of the 34th Annual Tinsel Triathlon & 5K. With a majestic course in the beautiful city of Beaumont, California, this endurance race is fabulous for all women; from the newbie to the seasoned triathlete. We are committed to advancing the sport of triathlon!

Aspire All-Women's Reverse Pool Sprint Triathlon
OCT12
BAMF Tri - Triathlon and Duathlon
Friant, CA, United States

Quite possibly the hardest sprint Tri you have done yet Are you ready to earn your BAMF medal of honor? This race will be based out of the Fine Gold Recreation Area, north of Millerton.

The relay is for those groups and teams that would like to split the event out over multiple participants. Each participant in the relay will need to register in order to sign the waiver. Only the first person to register will pay the registration fee, and create a password for the team. Subsequent team members will register for $0.

Participants wanting to only race the bike course may use this option. Note that we will NOT have formal awards for those who complete the bike section only. For fun, we may call people up to the podium, but this will not be an official race division. You will still get your shirt and finishers medal if you would like them to show that you are still one heck of a BAMF for completing the notorious Sky Harbor Road ride.

Participants wanting to only race the hike course may use this option. Note that we will NOT have formal awards for those who complete the hike section only. For fun, we may call people up to the podium, but this will not be an official race division. You will still get your shirt and finishers medal if you would like them to show that you are still one heck of a BAMF for completing the notorious Pincushion Hill hike!

$75 - $120
BAMF Tri - Triathlon and Duathlon
OCT13
Legends Triathlon
San Dimas, CA, United States

The Legends Tri has been going on for 25 years now. The name change is for Bill Fulton, Owner and President of Tri Events, and for the many athletes that have come back to this event year after year. This triathlon event takes place tucked in between freeways and a beautiful residential area. The scenic run course can take your breath away with the fall leaves turning and dropping, it almost makes you want to stop and take in the surrounding atmosphere. Family friendly it most certainly is. The bike course has hills and turns to keep you focused and competitive.

Legends Triathlon
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