The 32nd Annual Wood River Triathlon, sponsored by the Aquatic Center, starts with a swim at the Aquatic Center, followed by a bike ride and run through the streets of Wood River. The race finishes in Central Park near the bandstand. Professional timers are used and trophies are awarded to each age group. It is scheduled for Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 7:00 a.m. Volunteers are always needed. If interested, please call the Recreation Department at 251-3130.

The course will consist of swimming 450 meters in the beautiful Olympic size Aquatic Center pool, biking 12 miles and running 4 miles through a nice residential area of Wood River.  Early race packet pickup will be available the Friday before the race from 5pm-7pm otherwise your race packet will be handed out the day of the race.  There will be a bike safety inspection on the morning of the race at the Bandstand.  Regulation helmets are required.  Awards will be handed out for the top 3 male and female finishers in the following age divisions: 13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64. Awards will be handed out for the first male and female finishers in the following age divisions: 65-69 & 70+. The overall winner for male and female will receive awards. Awards will be handed out for the top team.  Your entry fee will include a souvenir T-shirt and complimentary brunch. After the race a fun-filled day at the Aquatic Center pool and water slide for participants and their family.  For more information or if you have questions, please contact the Wood River Park & Recreation Department at (618) 251-3130, or e-mail at Check in time starts at 6:00 am.

Register online HERE for the 2017 Triathlon

Triathlon Route

2016 Start times