Get answers to all your questions about YWCA Women’s Triathlon, as well as tips and reminders.
Is this your first triathlon? Use our 12-week training plan designed to help beginners prepare for all three portions of the race - swim, run and bike.
Knowing the course and the information in this guide will help you stay safe and maximizing your fun while you enjoy the challenge of our triathlon. Read our Race Guide to get all the information you'll need.
Location: 4955 W Lake Nokomis Pkwy, Minneapolis, MN 55417
Volunteer and spectator bike corral OPENS
Transition area, timing chip pick-up, bag check opens. We strongly encourage you to arrive early (5:45 am), drop your bike at your transition spot and proceed directly to pick up your timing chip. Lines become very long between 6:30 - 7:30 am.
Transition area CLOSES
Pre-race meeting (you will NOT be able to return to the transition area)
Swim starts (swim wave information will be sent the week of August 8)
Post-race food begins
Transition area reopens (approximate time)
Awards and raffle prizes (after final finisher)
Transition area closes (all personal items must be claimed by this time)
PLEASE NOTE: In case of severe weather, the race may be delayed by up to 2 hours or the course may be altered. On the rare occasion that conditions become too dangerous, the race may be canceled.
Lake Nokomis Community Center, 4955, West Lake Nokomis Parkway, Minneapolis, MN, USA