A triathlon is coming to the water and roads near Lake Stevens real estate. Consider taking on the challenge or just coming out to cheer on the amazing athletes. The race will take place on Saturday, September 9th, 2017 at North Cove Park. A portion of the registration fees for this event will benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. This is a USA Triathlon Sanctioned Event and racers will have the choice of participating in the Sprint or more grueling Olympic course. Early bird pricing is available until August 25th, regular pricing begins August 26th, and registration on the day of the event will be available for a higher price.
Athletes can pick up their packets on Thursday from 4:30 until 7 p.m. at The Balanced Athlete, Friday from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at North Cove Park in the Boat Launch Parking Lot, or Saturday from 6:30 until 8 a.m at North Cove Park. Start times for the race are 8 a.m. for the Olympic distance and 8:30 a.m. for the Sprint distance. Participants should be prepared and rent or buy a wetsuit, unless planning to enter the Retro Tri and pay homage to the racers of triathlon past. Whether racing or just coming as a spectator, check out all of the details of the Olympic and Sprint Triathlon and plan a fun day away from your Lake Stevens real estate.