Event

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The 2017 Columbia Threadneedle Investments Boston Triathlon is scheduled for July 30!

THE OLYMPIC RACE

1.5K swim, 35K bike, 10K run

Start time is 6:20AM

THE SPRINT RACE

750m swim, 17.5K bike, 5.5K run

Start time is 8:00AM

Official Wave Assignments

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APPROXIMATE WAVE START TIMES

OLYMPIC Race 

Wave 1 – 6:18AM

Wave 2 – 6:20AM

Wave 3 – 6:28AM

Wave 4 – 6:36AM

Wave 5 – 6:44AM

Wave 6 – 6:52AM

Wave 7 – 7:00AM

Wave 8 – 7:08AM

Wave 9 – 7:16AM

SPRINT Race  

Wave 10 – 8:00AM

Wave 11 – 8:05AM

Wave 12 – 8:10AM

Wave 13 – 8:15AM

Wave 14 – 8:20AM

Wave 15 – 8:25AM

Wave 16 – 8:30AM

PLEASE NOTE: WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO ALTER WAVE START TIMES AS THE RACE PROGRESSES.

KIDS’ SPLASH & DASH – Saturday, July 29th

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PACKET PICKUP SCHEDULE

Saturday, July 29th

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 30th

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