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The 2017 Boston Triathlon is scheduled for July 30*. Please save the date!

THE SPRINT RACE

750m swim, 17.5K bike, 5.5K run

Start time is 8:40AM

THE OLYMPIC RACE

1.5K swim, 35K bike, 10K run

Start time is 7:00AM

KIDS’ SPLASH & DASH – Saturday, July 29th

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PACKET PICKUP SCHEDULE

Saturday, July 29th

3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. @ Packet Pick Up at Boston Teacher’s Union Parking lot, next to the Transition Are.  Parking will be available at Corcoran Jennison (enter from Mt Vernon Street).

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

3:00PM* – Kids Splash and Dash at Carson Beach (registration opens at 2pm*)

4:00PM – Swim Safety Clinic with Swim Director Heidi Pare (DCR Carson Beach)

5:00PM – Olympic Triathlon Info Meeting at DCR Mother’s Rest

5:30PM – Sprint Triathlon Info Meeting at DCR Mother’s Rest

7:00PM – Packet Pickup Closes

Sunday, July 30th

5:00AM – Packet Pick UP and Transition Area Open

 

TENTATIVE RACE SCHEDULE – OFFICIAL TIMES WILL BE RELEASED IN EARLY 2017

5:00 AM     TRANSITION AREA & PACKET PICKUP OPENS

6:15 AM     MANDATORY MEETING FOR OLYMPIC DISTANCE ATHLETES (INCLUDING RELAYS)

6:28 A.M.    OLYMPIC ELITE WAVE START

6:30 A.M.    OLYMPIC AGE GROUP START (WAVES EVERY 5 MIN)

6:50 A.M.    TRANSITION AREA CLOSES

7:00 A.M.    MANDATORY MEETING FOR SPRINT DISTANCE ATHLETES

7:15 A.M.     SPRINT AGE GROUP START (WAVES EVERY 5 MIN)

11:00 A.M.    AWARDS CEREMONY IN BEER GARDEN

 

*DATES AND TIMES ARE NOT FINAL UNTIL DCR HAS GIVEN OFFICIAL APPROVAL. PLEASE RECHECK THIS SITE FOR UPDATED INFORMATION.