Event Overview

Events DC Nation’s Triathlon

Date: Sunday, September 13, 2015

Olympic Race: 7:00 AM

Sprint Race: 9:00 AM

Location: West Potomac Park, Ohio Drive SW, Washington, DC

Etihad Health & Fitness Expo: Washington Hilton – 1919 Connecticut Avenue Northwest

  • Friday, September 11th: 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Saturday, September 12th: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Please note, athletes must be 18 or over to participate as required by Washington, DC.

 

Distances

Sprint: Swim: 800 meters. Bike: 26.5 K. Run: 5K.

Olympic: Swim: 1500 meters. Bike: 40 K.  Run: 10 K.

Olympic Aquabike: Swim: 1500 meters. Bike: 40 K.

 

Important Race Weekend Information

Confirmation Sheet: Coming Soon – Print, sign & bring with you to mandatory packet pick up.

Athlete Event Guide: View PDF

Schedule of Events

For more information, please visit Athlete Info

 

Events DC Nation’s Triathlon Overview

small_runnerThe 10th Annual Events DC Nation’s Triathlon to Benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society will take place Sunday, September 13, 2015 in the nation’s capital, Washington, DC. It features a course that winds through Washington, DC’s monument corridor in the shadow of the nation’s best known memorials and national treasures. The Olympic Distance triathlon, sanctioned by the USAT, includes a 1.5k swim in the Potomac River, 40k bike course through DC, and a 10k run through Washington, DC’s historical landmarks with a spectacular finish! In 2014, we introduced the inaugural Sprint Distance triathlon. Sanctioned by the USAT, the Sprint Distance course includes a 800 meter swim in the Potomac River, 26.5k bike course through DC, and a 5k run through Washington, DC’s historical landmarks with a spectacular finish!
small_bikerThe Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) funds research to  help find better treatments and cures for blood cancer. Over its 60 year  history, LLS has contributed to the discovery of innovative treatments for blood cancers, many of which are used to treat a wide variety of other cancers  and diseases. To learn more about LLS, or to donate, visit www.LLS.org/donate.
small_capitolThe Events DC Nation’s Triathlon is more than just a race, it is a weekend full of events for athletes, spectators and volunteers. As race day approaches, additional information (like swim waves and the athlete guide) will be posted on the Athlete Services Platform.