Our Triathlon is a high quality event that promises a great course, awesome volunteers, a friendly atmosphere, and a lot of fun!
-M. Lane Gilchrist Memorial-
Portion of the Proceeds to Benefit the Leukemia Lymphoma Society
1/4 Mile Swim
16.5 Mile Bike
3.9 Mile Run
Packet Pick Up & Last Minute Registration:
At the Flora-Bama under the Tent
Friday, April 12 from 4 PM – 7 PM Saturday, April 13 from 6 AM – 7 AM.
No pick-up after the race
You will begin with the swim portion for 1/4 mile in the Gulf of Mexico behind the Flora-Bama Lounge. (Wet suits are optional.)
Then transition into the bike segment at the Flora-Bama’s East Parking Lot. The bike course will be 16.5 miles and will begin at the Flora-Bama headed east into FL on Perdido Key Dr. Cyclists will follow the road around underneath Theo Baars bridge and will return on River Road. Follow Perdido Key Dr. to the west into Alabama (where the same road changes names to Perdido Beach Blvd.), go under the bridge at Alabama Point, come back east on Perdido Beach Blvd. and arrive back at the Flora-Bama.
(Bike helmets required. Participants must walk bikes through the transition area.)
You will transition for the 3.9-mile run at the Flora-Bama, head west, turn around under the Perdido Pass Bridge, and finish back at the Flora-Bama.
Age Groups – Male & Female
15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65-69 70 & up
The Athena is for women weighing 145 lbs or more. Two age divisions: 39 & under and 40+.
The Clydesdale is for men weighing 200 lbs or more. Two age divisions: 39 & under and 40+.
The Super Clydesdale is for men weighing 225 lbs or more. Must "weigh-in" at packet pick-up. Two age divisions: 39 & under and 40+. Super Senior Clydesdales are age 55+.
The Fat Tire is for men and women riding a Fat Tire or Mountain Bike. Two age divisions: 39 & under and 40+.
The First Timers is for men and women first time triathletes who have never done a triathlon before. First Timers are also in age groups.
Party Our celebration and awards will take place immediately after the race under the Tent. Scrumptious food and select beverages will be provided.