SCHEDULE

The content that follows was originally published on the Boston Triathlon website at http://www.bostontri.com/event/schedule/

 

The 2018 Boston Triathlon is scheduled for July 22nd!

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

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 21st

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PACKET PICKUP SCHEDULE

Saturday, July 21st

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*)

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

6:00PM – Triathlon Info Meeting on the stage at Registration

7:00PM – Packet Pickup Closes

Sunday, July 22nd

5:00 AM     TRANSITION AREA & PACKET PICKUP OPENS

6:05 AM     MANDATORY MEETING FOR OLYMPIC DISTANCE ATHLETES (INCLUDING RELAYS)

6:18 A.M.    OLYMPIC ELITE WAVE START

6:20 A.M.    OLYMPIC AGE GROUP START (WAVES EVERY 8 MIN)

7:40 A.M.    TRANSITION AREA CLOSES

7:45 A.M.    MANDATORY MEETING FOR SPRINT DISTANCE ATHLETES

8:00 A.M.     SPRINT AGE GROUP START (WAVES EVERY 5 MIN)

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

*FINAL TIMES WILL BE PUBLISHED IN THE ATHLETE GUIDE.