Las Vegas TRIathlon

Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Nevada

October 1, 2022

Las Vegas TRIathlon: race details

The one and only Long course Triathlon, Duathlon and Aquabike is happening at Lake Mead, featuring iconic views of the lake that cannot be experienced anywhere else.

Large bright buoys will guide you through a safe and professionally monitored swim course, followed by a challenging bike course though the hilly landscape of the desert, finishing with a run along the historic River Mountain Loop trail.

Las Vegas Triathlon: race details

Olympic Triathlon
1500m swim / 24.8 mile bike / 6.2 mile run

This challenging, hilly course will provide stunning views of Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and is a perfect training race if you are training for longer distances.

Sprint Triathlon
750m swim / 12.4 mile bike / 3.1 mile run

If you are new to triathlon, this is the distance for you! Compete in the fastest event offered, with the majority of participants racing in this distance!

Long Course Triathlon
1.2m swim / 48.4 mile bike / 15k run

Challenge yourself with our longest distance event.

Long Course Aquabike
1.2m swim / 48.4 mile bike

A new option that was added in 2018, the Aquabike is great for those with injuries that prevent them from running. Or maybe you want a better chance at winning your age group? This is a great training race if you are training for a longer distance and need to log miles in the water and on the bike.

Sprint Duathlon
3.1 mile run / 12.4 mile bike / 3.1 mile run

The land athlete that loves to run and bike, this is for you! We encourage the ladies to try a duathlon, as we are looking to fill all age groups or awards this year!

Multi-sport Relays
2-3 person teams can compete together to complete the Olympic Triathlon Relay, Sprint Triathlon Relay or Sprint Duathlon Relay

Race Day Schedule
5:30am: Transition Area Opens
5:30am: Race Day Packet Pick Up *$10 race day pick-up fee
6:30am: Long Course Start
7:00am: Olympic Waves Start
7:15am: Duathlon Start
7:30am: Sprint Waves Start
8:30am: Swim Cut-Off
12:00pm: Bike Cut-Off
2:30pm: Run Cut-Off / Course Closed

Las Vegas triathlon: Pricing

Distance11/15 - 11/21through 12/31through 8/01through 9/259/26 - 10/1
Sprint Tri$75$85$95$105$115
Olympic Tri$100$110$120$130$150
Sprint Tri Relay$110$120$130$140$140
Olympic Tri Relay$130$140$150$160$170
Long Course Tri$160$170$180$190$200
Long Course Tri Relay$190$200$210$220$230
Long Course Aquabike$125$135$145$155$165
Sprint Duathlon$75$85$95$105$115
Sprint Duathlon Relay$110$120$130$140$150

las vegas triathlon: Packet Pick Up

​Race Day *Additional $10 pick-up fee
Saturday, October 2nd, 5:30am – 7:45am
Finish Line Trailer at Boulder Beach, Lake Mead NRA

For our staff to focus their efforts on pre-race safety checks and race coordination, we do not encourage athletes to pick-up on race morning unless they have to.
Important Packet Pickup Details
REMEMBER YOUR PHOTO ID AND USAT MEMBERSHIP CARD (if applicable) It's a USAT requirement that all USAT annual members show proof of active membership.

las vegas triathlon: sponsors

Las VEgas TRIathlon: course Maps


Swim Course

Boulder Beach
Sprint 750m (0.47mi) - Olympic 1500m (0.93mi) 

Swim Course

Bike Course

boulder beach
Sprint 12.4mi - Olympic 24.8mi 

Long Course 48.4MI
bike Course

Run Course

boulder beach
Sprint 5K (3.1mi) - Olympic 10K (6.2mi) 

Long course 15K
run Course
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