2024 The Polar Bear Triathlon & Duathlon . .


Sprint Triathlon :
Triathlon : Swim 525 Yards, Bike 11.5 Miles, Run 3 Miles
Sprint Duathlon :
Duathlon : Run 1 Mile, Bike 11.5 Miles, Run 3 Miles
  • Race Date: Saturday, May 4, 2024
  • Start Time: 8:00 am
  • Location:Bowdoin College
  • Address: 35 Watson Dr
  • City/State/Zip:Brunswick, Maine 04011
  • Country: USA

_ The 2024 Polarbear  Triathlon & Duathlon:

We are excited to announce The Polar Bear Triathlon / Duathlon has received permission to take place on its traditional date of May 4, 2023

The Polar Bear Triathlon / Duathlon is New England’s season opening event! A sprint triathlon and duathlon perfect for beginners and experienced triathletes alike combining a pool swim, a scenic bike course on country coastal roads, and epic and fast run on wide hard packed trails and quiet neighborhood streets,

8:00a Start Time

The Polar Bear Triathlon and Duathlon takes place the first Saturday of May annually to open the triathlon season in New England. The race is contested on the beautiful campus of Bowdoin College with world class facilities including a 16 lane pool, locker rooms with showers (pending availability), wonderful flat grass transition area and world class event production. This pool swim triathlon is a great race for beginners to get their feet wet and seasoned triathletes to start their season without the concerns of a cold, open water swim.


525 yard swim OR 2 mile run for duathletes
11.5 mile bike
3 mile run

Virtual participants compete them all at once, or separately, it’s up to you.  Swag will be mailed after May 4th to all virtual participants.
The Polarbear Triathlon / Duathlon will be sanctioned by USA Triathlon. If you are not an annual member of USA Triathlon, you will need to purchase a $15 one-day membership when you register.

-:- USAT Sanctioned Event 

Other Info:

-) 2024 race registration is open • Registration Information 

Previous Results:

2023 Results at: allsportsevents.com 
2022 Results at: tri-maine.com / allsportsevents.com / Printable / USAT 
2021 Results at: runsignup.com virtual 

2020 Results: Cancelled Due To Covid-19
2019 Results at: allsportsevents.com or USAT
2018 Results at: allsportsevents.com or USAT
2017 Results at: allsportsevents.com or USAT
2016 Results at: allsportsevents.com or USAT
2015 Results at: allsportsevents.com or USAT
2014 Results at: allsportsevents.com or USAT
2013 Results at: allsportsevents.com or USAT
2012 Results at: allsportsevents.com or USAT
2011 Results at: allsportsevents.com or USAT 

2010 Results At: allsportsevents.com or USAT
2009 Results At: allsportsevents.com or USAT
2008 Results At: allsportsevents.com 
2007 Results At: allsportsevents.com 
2006 Results At: allsportsevents.com 
2005 Results At: allsportsevents.com 

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