About Grand Rapids Triathlon

The Grand Rapids Triathlon’s  flat, fast course is ideal for the new and experienced triathlete alike. Enjoy a beautiful swim in the lake-like Thornapple River, ride the flat country-road bike course then run on the scenic, shaded run course with loads of local support. This race offers several free clinics leading up to the event, a pre-race swim and  pre-ride at the race site the week before along with an amazing expo. It’s the largest independent triathlon in Michigan and offers Super Sprint, Sprint, Olympic and Half distances. Come experience a world-class event in Grand Rapids, MI on June 19th & 20th, 2021.

USAT Championships

2019 Grand Rapids Triathlon

Host of MI State Age Group & High School Championship, North Central Multisport Festival, North Central Youth Regional Championship

2018 Grand Rapids Triathlon

Host of the USAT Clydesdale & Athena National Championships and MI State High School Championship

2017 Grand Rapids Triathlon

Host of the USAT Clydesdale & Athena National Championships and MI State High School Championship

2016 Grand Rapids Triathlon

Host of the USAT Clydesdale & Athena National Championships

2015 Grand Rapids Triathlon

Host of the USAT Clydesdale & Athena National Championships

2014 Grand Rapids Triathlon

Host of the USAT Long Course National Championships

For USAT Information visit: www.usatriathlon.org

Races

Half Tri – 1.2 Swim, 56 Bike, 13.1 Run
Half Relay – 1.2 Swim, 56 Bike, 13.1 Run
Half Aquabike – 1.2 Swim, 56 Bike
Half Swim-Only – 1.2 Swim

Olympic Tri – 1500m Swim, 24.8 Bike, 6.2 Run
Olympic Relay – 1500m Swim, 24.8 Bike, 6.2 Run
Olympic Aquabike – 1500m Swim, 24.8 Bike
Olympic Swim-Only – 1500m Swim

Sprint Tri – 600m Swim, 12.4 Bike, 3.1 Run
Sprint Relay – 600m Swim, 12.4 Bike, 3.1 Run
Sprint Aquabike – 600m Swim, 12.4 Bike
Sprint Swim-Only– 600m Swim

Super Sprint Tri – 300m Swim, 6.2 Bike, 1.6 Run
Super Sprint Relay – 300m Swim, 6.2 Bike, 1.6 Run
Super Sprint Aquabike – 300m Swim, 6.2 Bike

For more information about the Grand Rapids Triathlon please contact us here.