Experience the 2017 Pittsburgh Triathlon & Adventure Race

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o-PITTSBURGH-facebookMark your calendars and get ready for an exciting endurance event coming in August! Challenge yourself in a new way this Summer and join us for the 2017 Pittsburgh Triathlon & Adventure Race presented by First National Bank.

The events will take place Saturday, August 12, 2017 and Sunday, August 13, 2017 at Point State Park.

Test your limits and take on our Olympic-distance Triathlon (1500m Swim, 40K Bike and 10K Run). Nothing is impossible!

If you’d prefer to do this with friends, there’s always the option to take on the elements and sign up for the Triathlon as a Relay team and split the fun!

The weekend will also feature a thrilling Adventure Race and Relay (2 mile paddle in either a kayak or canoe, 20K Bike, 5K Run) and a separate Sprint Distance Triathlon and Relay (600m Swim 20K Bike, 5K Run).

Rivers, Bridges, Trails and MORE!

The 2017 Pittsburgh Triathlon & Adventure Race is held at Point State Park, where Pittsburgh’s three rivers meet- the Allegheny, Monongahela, and Ohio.  Commonly known as the ‘Golden Triangle’, this location gives participants and supporters the most spectacular views of the city. 

Having some doubts about being a Triathlete newbie? No need to worry! Six weeks is all it takes to prepare you for race day. In other words…you CAN do it!

Registration is officially OPEN so get in the game now and receive the best rates for the event. Stay motivated throughout Spring! There’s no better feeling than crossing the finish line and saying ‘I DID IT’!’

Proceeds from the event benefit the work of Friends of the Riverfront in building and maintaining the Three Rivers Heritage Trail

*The swim portion of the Triathlon is contingent on the conditions of the Friends of the Riverfront River Contact policy.

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