Eastlink Centre 2018 Triathlon

Running
Location
Eastlink Centre

Join us at the Eastlink Centre on Sunday, September 9th for the second-annual Eastlink Centre Triathlon.

Whether you are just starting out or a seasoned triathlete, there is something for everyone. Sanctioned by the Alberta Triathlon Association, funds raised from this event will go to support local youth sport initiatives.

PLEASE NOTE: All participants must have a Triathlon Alberta Membership to register for this event. A day pass may be purchased when registering for your event or you can purchase an annual membership at the 
Alberta Triathlon Association website.


Register for the Eastlink Centre Triathlon HERERegistration closes on Monday, September 3rd, 2018 at 11:59 p.m

2018 Kids of Steel Map

2018 Triathlon Map


All participants will receive:
-Official t-shirt *Register by August 18th to guarantee you receive a shirt
-Participant swag bag
-Finisher medal
-Finisher Mug
-Carb load dinner

Event Schedule
Package Pick-Up
Saturday, September 8th
1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
        
Eastlink Centre - Field House 
-OR-

Sunday, September 9th
7:00 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
        
Eastlink Centre - Westkey Kiosk 

Red Rock Carb Load Dinner
Saturday, September 8th
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Eastlink Centre - Field House 
Free for Registered Participants, $20 for Spectators 
  

Bike & Helmet Inspection
Sunday, September 9th 
ANSI Approved Helmets are Mandatory 

Triathlon Race Day (see below for Kids of Steel Schedule)
Sunday, September 9th 
Transition Area opens at 7:00 a.m. for Bike Drop Off 

Sprint/Team/Try-a-Tri 
Athletes Check-in for bike and helmet check and to receive timing chips
7:00 a.m. - 7:30 a.m 
Eastlink Centre - Field House 

Pre-Race Meeting
7:30 a.m. - 7:45 a.m.
Eastlink Centre - Field House 


Race Begins 
8:00 a.m. 

Adult Award Ceremony
10:00 a.m. -10:30 a.m.
1st Place Male & Female in Each Category
1st Place Team

Complimentary BBQ for all athletes and supporters sponsored by Freson Bros. 
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
Finish Line on the Ring Road behind the Aquatic Area (outdoor transition area)

Kids of Steel Race Day
Sunday, September 9th 
Transition Area opens at 10:30 a.m. for Bike Drop Off 

Kids of Steel Check-in for bike and helmet check and to receive timing chips
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m 
Eastlink Centre - Field House 

Kids of Steel Pre-Race Meeting
11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Eastlink Centre - Field House 


Race Begins 
11:30 a.m. 

Kids of Steel Award Ceremony
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
1st Place Male & Female in Each Category

Complimentary BBQ for all athletes and supporters sponsored by Freson Bros. 
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
Finish Line on the Ring Road behind the Aquatic Area (outdoor transition area)

**All race times are subject to change. Times will be confirmed at the Pre-Race meeting.**

 

Eastlink Centre 2018 Triathlon Options & Rates

Race Age Swim Bike Run Price  
Try-a-Tri 14+ 300m 10km 3km $70  
Sprint 16+ 750m 20km 5km $85  
Team Sprint 16+ 750m 20km 5km $120/Team  
Kids of Steel- Senior 12-15 300m 10km 3km *$50  
Kids of Steel- Junior 10-11 200m 5km 2km *$50  
Kids of Steel- Youth 8-9 100m 5km 1km *$50  
Kids of Steel- Mini 7 & Under 50m 1.5km 0.5km *$50  
             

Interested in being involved in this community event?
Contact Bonnie Hein at bhein@cityofgp.com or 780-357-7543 for volunteer opportunities.

Thank you to all our sponsors and community partners for their support of our 2018 Triathlon! 

2018 Sponsors

Bold Promotions
Four Points by Sheraton Grande Prairie
Ernie's Sports Experts
Grande Prairie Family Dental
Grande Prairie Storm