Hundreds of top athletes from around the world will take over the streets and bay waters of San Francisco for the 33rd Annual Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon.
This world renowned triathlon, in which only 2,000 triathletes/relay teams can participate, is sold out within hours of the registration opening every year.
Fans will not want to miss this world class sporting event at the Marina Green where they can see the swim start and end, the athlete transition areas and the finish line.
Spectators also are invited to enjoy the free Fitness Festival & Expo throughout the weekend featuring dozens of vendors, product demonstrations, refreshments and more.
Alcatraz Triathlon Race Start
Editors Note: The TriFind.com News Department was at this event in 2010. We have over 500 race photos from the 2010 race... not for commercial use. - scroll down to 2010 results for links to race photos ...
Coming ashore after escaping the "rock".
1.5 mile icy cold open water swim from Alcatraz Island to the San Francisco shoreline.
18 mile hilly bike ride through the Presidio.
Eight mile road & trail run through Golden Gate Recreational Area.
Kemper among leaders headed for bike transition.
On the bike course with a "Golden Gate" back drop.
About 2 miles into the run course, what fun awaits ...