Event

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The 2018 Columbia Threadneedle Investments Boston Triathlon is scheduled for July 22!

THE OLYMPIC RACE

1.5K swim, 35K bike, 10K run

Start time is 6:18AM

THE SPRINT RACE

750m swim, 17.5K bike, 5.5K run

Start time will be announced in early 2018.

KIDS’ SPLASH & DASH – Saturday, July 21st

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PACKET PICKUP SCHEDULE

Saturday, July 21st

2:00 PM:  Kids Day Registration Opens

3:00 PM:  Packet Pick Up in the Race Village Parking will be available at Corcoran Jennison (enter from Mt. Vernon Street).

3:00 PM:  Kids Splash and Dash at Carson Beach

5:00 PM:  Swim Safety Clinic with Swim Director Heidi Pare (DCR Carson Beach)

6:00 PM:  Athlete Briefing at the Stage in the Race Village

7:00 PM: Packet Pickup Closes

**OPTIONAL BIKE DROP OFF ** To ease congestion on race morning, we are offering athletes the chance to rack their bikes on Saturday. We encourage athletes to take advantage of overnight racking. We will have security watching the Transition Area throughout the night.

Sunday, July 22nd

5:00 AM:   Registration and Packet Pick-up opens at the Race Village

5:15 AM:    Transition Area opens (DCR Mother’s Rest)

6:05 AM:   Mandatory Meeting for all Olympic athletes at the DCR McCormack Bathhouse (including relays)

6:18 AM:    Olympic Elite Way Start

6:20 AM:    Olympic Age Group Start (Waves every 8 minutes)

7:40 AM:    Transition Area Closes

7:45 AM:    Mandatory Meeting for Sprint Distance Athletes (including relays)

8:00 AM:    Sprint Age Group Start (Waves every 5 minutes)

10:00 AM:   Post-Race Party Begins

11:00 A.M.    Awards Ceremony in the Race Village

*** PLEASE NOTE: All times are subject to change based on final permitting.