2023 Triathlon Race Calendar
Open Water Events
April 2, 2023
IRONMAN 70.3 Texas
Race with us at Memorial Hermann IRONMAN 70.3 Texas and experience the best of both worlds, blending together a PR chasers dream course with a beachside bliss atmosphere. Athletes kick off their day with a protected, saltwater swim in the Bay at Moody Gardens, transition to a flat and fast bike course along the Texas Gulf Coast, and cap it off with a spectator-filled run. As athletes race, friends and family can experience the famous local beaches, iconic Moody Gardens, and Pleasure Pier. Beaches, boardwalks, and your personal best await you at Memorial Hermann IRONMAN 70.3 Texas. And IRONMAN 70.3 Texas offers slots to the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship.
April 22, 2023
Anything is Possible! Everything is bigger in the Lone Star State. Whether it be the epic belt buckle medals or the athlete's aspirations that take on this storied IRONMAN race. For over 10 years, Memorial Hermann IRONMAN Texas has called those with the Texan-spirit at heart. Those willing to fight for what they want. Those willing to come and take the IRONMAN finish line for themselves. Athletes will take on a 2.4-mile, point-to-point swim, a PR pace 112-mile ride on closed toll roads and experience one of the most spirited 26.2 mile runs in North America. This story is yours to write. Come and take it for yourself. Memorial Hermann IRONMAN Texas offers slots to the IRONMAN World Championship in Kailua-Kona Hawaii.
May 13, 2023
IRONMAN 70.3 Gulf Coast
Panama City Beach, FL
Along the coast in the Florida Panhandle lies the storied Panama City Beach. Full of thrill and adventure, this destination is also home to speed and beauty. With some of the world’s most beautiful beaches and idyllic weather, Panama City Beach sets the perfect stage for those chasing their first IRONMAN 70.3 finish line or those more experienced looking for a personal record. With a buoyant saltwater swim in the Gulf of Mexico, a non-technical bike ride through the Florida pines, and a fast, spectator-filled run course along the coast, you will love the chill vibes you’ll receive in this iconic beach town. Are you ready to feel the coastal speed at the 40th Edition of Visit Panama City Beach IRONMAN 70.3 Gulf Coast? Visit Panama City Beach IRONMAN 70.3 Gulf Coast offers slots to the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship.
June 2-4, 2023
OZARK VALLEY Tri
Two triathlon distances (international and sprint), plus an aquabike category for individuals, a team category for the international distance and a sprint duathlon...all of which are held at Lake Wedington Recreation Park.The park is located 13 miles west of Fayetteville and is one of the most natural settings for a triathlon in the region. Both spectators and participants can enjoy the natural beauty of the area and combined with unique finisher medals, post-race food, awards and prizes all make this race one that people do not want to miss.
July 9, 2023
The race starts with a 1500-meter open water swim in the Brazos River followed by a mostly flat and fast 40K bike ride on country roads north and west of Waco. The race finishes out with a hilly 10-kilometer run along the Brazos River that led to the oldest suspension bridge in Texas. The Sprint distance event includes a 400-meter swim in the Brazos River, a 20K bike ride along the same country roads and a 3.5-mile run finishing on the suspension bridge. Waco Tri also offers an Aquabike event.
August 6, 2023
RIVER CITIES Tri
The River Cities Triathlon takes place at Cypress Black Bayou. This event will sell out, so early registration is mandatory. Most years, this event has sold out on the same day registration opened. Athletes come from across the country to compete at this event, which has anywhere between 800 to 1200 participants. Course distances are 1/2 mile swim, 18.2 mile bike, 5k run.
September 10, 2023
DeGRAY LAKE Tri Arkadephia, Arkansas
One of the original multi-sport festivals in Arkansas. The DeGray Lake Triathlon will feature three triathlon distances (olympic, sprint and super sprint), a duathlon (sprint), aquabike (olympic) and an open water swim (olympic). There will be a team category for the olympic triathlon. DeGray Lake is a reservoir on the Caddo River in Arkansas. This beautiful lake and surrounding Ouachita mountains near Hot Springs and Little Rock is an Arkansas resort state park.
September 10, 2023
ROSE CITY Triathlon
CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System has partnered with East Texas Triathletes to present the Rose City Triathlon. The 12th annual Rose City Triathlon sprint triathlon (650 meter open water swim, 13 mile bike, 3.1 mile run) will take place at a specially designed Lake Tyler course. This event is known for a beautiful course around Lake Tyler and its trend of attracting new participants from across East Texas and beyond each year. Each year members of USAT vote on their favorite small, medium, and large triathlon. Over the past few years the South Midwest Region has voted the Rose City Triathlon favorite small (2008) and medium (2009 & 2012) triathlon, as well as championship venue for 2011 and 2013.
October 15, 2023
IRONMAN 70.3 Waco
Athletes looking for a beginner-friendly and fast course should look no further than IRONMAN 70.3 Waco. This beautiful Central Texas race takes athletes on a down-river swim, a gentle bike course with a fast descent that leads to an iconic and scenic run course that ends with one of the most picturesque IRONMAN 70.3 finish lines in North America. IRONMAN 70.3 Waco offers slots to the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship.
November 5, 2023
OIL MAN TEXAS Tri
The 19th Annual Oil Man Texas Triathlon is the premier Long Distance Triathlon in southeast Texas. Our field limit will be 900 participants. The 1.2 mile swim in Lake Conroe, the 56 mile bike in scenic Montgomery County, and the 13.1 mile run will take place from the beautiful Margaritaville Lake Resort Lake Conroe! This is a first class event with a home town feel in a newly renovated property!