Check out everything below for pertinent information and all we have to offer.

>Location & Dates

Brown Forman Amphitheater at Waterfront

1301 River Rd, Louisville, KY 40202

Sunday June 11, 2017

Sprint & Olympic Events, Expo

Saturday June 10, 2017

Athlete Dinner, USAT Officials Clinic

USAT Officials Clinic: Register

>Beer Garden

Beer, Ice Cream, BBQ, Coffee, Breakfast, OH MY!

Who to look out for:

After the race stay a while and celebrate with family and friends at our celebration Beer Garden with music, food and refreshments.

Food will be provided for athletes after the race and available for purchase all morning and afternoon long for spectators.

>Tri Club Competition

Triathlon Clubs compete for performance driven prizes in the Kentuckiana and Out of Town Divisions and are awarded for participation! Check out all of the Tri-Club awards here. How it works:

Upon registration select the Triathlon club that you are a member of and will be racing for. The scoring system below will be used to determine the Triathlon Club Winners.

Overall Podium Male and Female
1st- 25 pts
2nd -20 pts
3rd -15 pts
Age Group Podium Male and Female
1st- 8 pts
2nd- 6 pts
3rd- 4 pts
4th- 1pt
5th- 1pt
Overall Podium Male and Female
1st- 20 pts
2nd- 15 pts
3rd-12 pts
Age Group Podium Male and Female
1st- 7pts
2nd- 5pts
3rd- 3pts
4th- 1pt
5th- 1pt

1 Point for every 3 finishers that do not place.

Who’s Participating:

 Don’t See your club? Contact Us to get your triathlon club signed up.


>Sprint Distance Coaching Scholarship


Free 1 on 1 90-Day Sprint Distance Coaching Plan provided by BarryS Coaching Team of Coaches (a $275/month value for each athlete)

Learn More

>Race Weekend Schedule

Packet Pick up:

Thursday June 8th
Time: 12-3pm
The Comfy Cow: 2221 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville, KY 40206

Friday June 9th
Time: 12-3pm
Ken Combs Running Store: 4137 Shelbyville Rd, Louisville, KY 40207

Saturday June 10th
Time: 12-6pm
Ken Combs Running Store: 4137 Shelbyville Rd, Louisville, KY 40207

Sunday June 11th
Time: 6am-7am
Waterfront Park: 1301 River Rd. Louisville, KY 40202

Athlete Dinner:

Saturday June 10th
Time: 6-8pm
Location: Sway Restaurant-Downtown Hyatt

Whether out of town or Downtown join fellow athletes at the Tri Louisville Athlete Dinner. $23 includes house salad with Pasta Dinner, Pork Belly Entree or Southern Burger. Purchase the athlete dinner during registration or retroactively add it through your Active.com registration portal.

Race Day:
  • Body marking/transition area: 6:00-7:00am
  • Transition area closes promptly at 7:00am!
  • Course Rules: 7:15am
  • Race start: 7:30am
  • Sprint age group awards: 10:15am
  • Olympic age group and overall awards: 11:00am

>Hotel Accommodations

The Downtown Hyatt is offering a special rate for Tri Louisville athletes:

$125/Night-Book Now

Book by May 25th

>Chip Timers

Chip timers will be used to record the splits and overall time of every athlete’s race.
Chip timer lap mats will be used to record athlete lap splits.

Lost or un-returned chip timers will result in a $25 fee


Louisville Slugger Bats for 2017 Tri Louisville Awards


Louisville Slugger customized Tri Louisville Bats will be awarded to the top three finishers in each USAT age group.

Overall top place finishers will receive FULL SIZE MLB Louisville Slugger customized Tri Louisville Bats.

Overall top place Clydesdale and Athena finishers will also receive Louisville Slugger Bats.


All finishing athletes will receive a finisher’s medal!

Finishing Athletes Receive $20 OFF Newton Shoes at Ken Combs Running Store.

Sprint Awards: 10:15am

Olympic Awards: 11:00am

 Athletes must be present to receive award.

>Race Results

Race results are USAT official and will be posted on the race website following the event.
Race results will be posted at the venue on race day before the awards ceremony.

>Wave Starts

The swim start will be in waves corresponding to age group and race division.

There is also an option to opt-in to enter the Newbie wave during registration. This wave will be the last wave out in its respective race category.

2017 Waves:

Time Cap Color Gender/Dist. AG
7:30 Black Male Olympic 35-39
7:34 Ocean Blue Male Olympic 30-34
7:38 Neon Red Female Olympic All-29
7:42 Orange Female Olympic 30-44
7:46 Neon Yellow Female Olympic 45+
7:50 Neon Red Male Olympic 60+
7:54 Neon Yellow Male Olympic 50-59
7:58 Silver Male Olympic 45-49
8:02 White Male Olympic 40-44
8:06 Neon Green Male Olympic All-29
8:10 Neon Pink Olympic Newbie All
8:14 Purple Female Sprint All
8:18 Orange Male Sprint All-39
8:22 Purple Male Sprint 40+
8:26 Neon Pink Sprint Newbie All


Parking is located at Waterfront Park and next to the venue at the University of Louisville Row Club.

>USAT Age Groups

Age groups will be divided into USAT format, 5 years of separation between each group. Ages round up to your end of year age.

19 and under

>Race Photos

Athlete’s photos will be taken during the race! Photos will be online and available for purchase after the race.

>Weather Contingency Plan

If there is lightning or a significant amount of rain the race will be delayed. If the weather does not clear up in a reasonable amount of time the race will be canceled.

There are no refunds for a canceled race due to weather.