Race Info

AgendaFormats and Fees| Event Map | Food | Age Groups | Awards

About

The Goderich Triathlon is an annual multi-sport event held in the beautiful town of Goderich, Ontario. The event takes place on the main beach, situated on Lake Huron. See Location for map and directions to the Goderich and the main beach.

Timing chips will be used to track overall and split times for all event types.

Formats and Fees

Event Type Distances Fee (Until June 30th) Fee (After June 30th)
Olympic Triathlon – Solo Swim: 1000m (Open Water) Bike: 42.5km  Course Details Run: 10km  $75  $85
Olympic Triathlon – Relay Swim: 1000m (Open Water) Bike: 42.5km  Course Details Run: 10km  $105  $115
Try-a-Tri Swim: 375m (Open Water) Bike: 15km  Course Details Run: 2.5km  $65  $75
Sprint Duathlon Run: 5km* Bike: 28km  Course Details Run: 2.5km $70 $80

* The Duathlon will START with the 5km run portion FIRST and end with the 2.5km run. 

Please see Rules and Regulations for race rules and regulations.

Race Agenda

Pre-race Kit pickup -> Saturday, August 19th, 2017 – Location: YMCA Goderich

You may also pickup your race kit on race day at the registration tent, but it is suggested to get it Saturday if possible to avoid any delays on race day.

  • 11:00 am to 1:00pm
    • Race check-in opens (get bibs and race package)

YMCA Goderich (Main Lobby) – Map
190 Suncoast Drive, East
Goderich, Ontario. N7A 4N4

 Sunday, August 20th, 2017 – Location: Main Beach

**** All participants including those in the Try-a-Tri and Duathlon events are advised to arrive between 6am and 7:15am as you’ll need to sign a waiver, get bib, chip and markings.  We advise arriving as early as possible however to account for possible delays in the check-in process.  Even if you have checked-in the day prior, you still need to get a timing chip and markings the day of the race. 

  • 6:00am
    • Transition area open to participants
    • Race check-in opens at main beach event area (bibs, chips, race package and markings)
  • 7:45am: Race day registration closes
  • 7:45am: Race Check-in closes
  • 7:50am: Pre-race Brief
  • 8:00am (sharp) : Olympic Triathlon Solo – Race Start
  • 8:05am (sharp):  Olympic Triathlon Relay- Race Start
  • 8:25am (sharp): Sprint Duathlon – Race Start
  • 8:30am (sharp): Try-a-Tri – Race Start
  • 11:30am to 12:30pm: Post race awards and celebration.

Event Map

EventMap

Food

  • Post race Lunch and Beverage will be provided to participants (included as part of the registration fee).
  • Also food vendors will be onsite for spectators to purchase food and drinks (both pre and post race options available).

Age Groups

Male/Female categories:

  • 15 to 19
  • 20 to 29
  • 30 to 39
  • 40 to 49
  • 50 to 59
  • 60+
  • Relay*

Awards

  • Top 3 finishers in each Age group
  • Relay – Top 3 teams (15-59 combined avg age)
  • Relay – Top finishing team (60+ combined avg age)