The Giant Eagle Triathlon offers participants a unique point-to-point Olympic and Sprint distance triathlons (with duathlon options, as well) starting from Alum Creek State Park and finishing in the Arena District in downtown Columbus. Triathlon participants will be treated to a swim course in the calm waters of Alum Creek Lake while duathletes run an opening 3K-run within the park. From there, participants will cycle on the flat and fast bike course the rolls through southern Delaware County, Worthington, the Columbus neighborhood of Clintonville, The Ohio State University campus and finally the Arena District in downtown Columbus, where transition No. 2 is located. The Giant Eagle Triathlon is capped off by a run through downtown Columbus that finishes at McPherson Park in the heart of the Arena District.
*Both events offer a 3-person triathlon or 3-person duathlon relay option.
6:30am Professional Men (Non Drafting Race)
6:33am Professional Women (Non Drafting Race)
6:40am Elite Open, Elite Master, Elite Grand Master (Male)
6:43am Elite Open, Elite Master, Elite Grand Master (Female)
6:46am Men 29 & under
6:49am Men 30-34, Clydesdale Men, Mountain Bike
6:52am Men 35-39, Male Super Heroes
6:55am Men 40-49, U.S. Military, Police & Fire
6:58am Women 34 & under, Athena & Mountain Bike
7:01am Women 35+, Female Super Heroes, U.S. Military, Police & Fire