Virtual Timing by Sportstats

Athletes registered for the Grand Rapids Virtual Triathlon 9.5 will automatically be registered for the event on the virtual platform at

Beginning Monday, May 18, you will be emailed a registration code to validate your registration and help Sportstats verify you are you.

All athletes need to have a profile created on Sportstats to participate. This can be done any time between now and the event submission window by following the steps below. Sportstats wants to make sure that you are not a robot and that there is a real person participating. We will not sell or distribute the list and you will have the option to opt-out of monthly newsletters.

Create your Sportstats Profile

  1. Go to
  2. Click the “Login/Register” button in the top right corner
  3. Click “Sign Up”. If you already have an account, use this time to login and ensure that you have your credentials and profile details correct.
  4. A “Create Sportstats Account” popup will appear. Fill out details and select create.
  5. You now have a profile on Sportstats. Not only will this give you the ability to participate in the virtual events hosted by Sportstats, but you also have the ability to claim your previous results on the platform and compare your own races or those of your friends and family.

Upload your data files

  1. You will receive a claim code via email for the event
  2. Go to the event website and log into your Sportstats account. If you don’t have one, create one using the steps above.
  3. You will then enter the claim code when prompted.
  4. On the next screen, choose your event – Triathlon, Duathlon, Aquabike, Relay or Swim-only.
  5. You will then be given the option to upload your results.
  6. Upload and press submit.

Step 1

You should have received an email from Sportstats containing the timing link  plus your unique “claim code”. Click the link to launch the timing website.

Step 2

On the timing website, select our race and enter your email and claim code, agree to the waiver and click “submit”.

Step 3

Unless you are already registered, click the blue “REGISTER” button.

Step 4

Enter your details and click “SUBMIT”.

Step 5

On the confirmation page, click your name in the upper right hand corner of the screen.

Step 6

On the “My Registered Events” page, click the blue “GRAND RAPIDS TRIATHLON” button.

Step 7

For Age-Group  placement and awards consideration ONLY, you must submit your results via GPX timing files. Click the blue “SUBMIT RESULTS” button.

Step 8

Click the green “GPX UPLOAD” button. Do NOT click the “MANUAL” button as that is not applicable to our event.

Step 9

Follow the directions on the GPX result screen and click “UPLOAD”.

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