Alum Creek , Delaware, OH

September 17, 2017

Columbus Triathlon

7:45am: All Sprint Races Start following Pre-Race Meeting
Triathlon, Aquabike, and Aquathlon-ers should meet at the Start flags on the Beachfront, and duathletes should meet at the Duathlon Start flag at 7:45am. We will start the races following a brief pre-race meeting. All athletes are expected to attend the pre-race meeting and be at the start line at 7:45am as the race will start immediately after the pre-race meeting. All athletes will start in one wave unless we have over 100 racers in a given race. In that case we will start all men, followed by all women.

8:15am: Beginner Triathlon Start following Pre-Race Meeting
Triathletes should meet at the Start flags on the Beachfront. We will start the races following a brief pre-race meeting. All athletes are expected to attend the pre-race meeting and be at the start line at 8:15am as the race will start immediately after the pre-race meeting. All athletes will start in one wave unless we have over 100 racers in a given race. In that case we will start all men, followed by all women.


9:00am: Open 5k, Kids & Family Fun Run Start following Pre-Race Meeting
The kids and family fun run will start first. It will take about 5 minutes. Then we will have our pre-race meeting and start the races following a brief pre-race meeting. All athletes are expected to attend the pre-race meeting and be at the start line at 9:00am as the race will start immediately after the pre-race meeting. All athletes will start in one wave. Please meet at the start line for the pre-race meeting and event start.


10:00am: All swimmers must have exited the water.
This will give each racer plenty of time to complete the course for their event.


11:00am: All Cyclists, from all races, must have completed the bike course
This will give each racer plenty of time to complete the course for their event.


1:00pm: Timing Ends

All racers from all races must have completed all courses
Awards can be picked up at the finish line once results have been posted. 

Race Day Schedule


5:30am-8:15am: Packet Pick-up & Race Day Registration (Beach)

Please pick up your packet and register at least 30 minutes before your race. You will need a Photo ID & USAT Membership Card (annual members only). There will also be packet pickup and registration on Saturday at the beach, from 4-6pm. 

5:30am-8:15am: Transition Area Open

Each Zone closes 15 minutes before the start of that distance

6:45am: All 1/3 Iron Races and Open 5k Swim Start following Pre-Race Meeting
Triathlon, Aquabike, Aquathlon, and Open Swimmers should meet at the Start flags on the Beachfront, and duathletes should meet at the Duathlon Start flag at 6:45am. We will start the races following a brief pre-race meeting. All athletes are expected to attend the pre-race meeting and be at the start line at 6:45am as the race will start immediately after the pre-race meeting. All athletes will start in one wave unless we have over 100 racers in a given race. In that case we will start all men, followed by all women.

7:15am: All Olympic Races & Open 3k Swim Start following Pre-Race Meeting
Triathlon, Aquabike, Aquathlon, and Open Swimmers should meet at the Start flags on the Beachfront, and duathletes should meet at the Duathlon Start flag at 7:15am. We will start the races following a brief pre-race meeting. All athletes are expected to attend the pre-race meeting and be at the start line at 7:15am as the race will start immediately after the pre-race meeting. All athletes will start in one wave unless we have over 100 racers in a given race. In that case we will start all men, followed by all women.