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Triathlon no fun? Not with us!

A lot of people imagine triathlon as long, strict training schedules, tons of gear you need to lug around, mindless endurance of just putting one foot (or hand) in front of the other. And yes, triathlon can be that, and some people love that. But that’s not you? Are you an ultrarunner who loves the adventure of seeing what’s behind the next corner? Who wants to eat what they want, put on their shoes and just head out the door?…

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Meet RaceRugrats – childcare at Morro Bay Tri!

As a parent of twin toddlers, putting on an event is hard enough. But training and then actually being able to race on race day? Begging friends and family to support you, or dropping $100s on care? Fuggettaboutit. Meet RaceRugrats owner, Sarah Hawkins! 1. Do you have a corral of some sort to keep the kids contained? Shade? Seating? We’re going to be RIGHT by the ocean! We have a clubhouse tent that we use for “indoor space” – including…

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Love fam and friends? <3 Guaranteed good times at the triathlon!

One of the hardest things about tri might not be the training – it’s convincing your family and friends to come and support you! You’re already out there on the bike, perfecting your transition, swimming countless mornings . . . the old “I can’t, I’m training” gets pretty old for lots of people. So, here’s an idea! Bring ’em with! Active support! Our course makes it easy for your supporters to actively support you (and they can volunteer, too, and make…

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Stacked and fierce? Try our new Athena and Clydesdale divisions!

We are excited to add new weight categories to our USAT sanctioned triathlon! Women athletes over 165 lbs and men over 200 are now able to compete against each other in a new weight division. Heavier athletes face different challenges than lighter ones – from nutrition management to needing more support than a tri suit can offer. Morro Bay Tri strives to be as inclusive and empowering as possible, so get after it! Here are some tips from Active.com!

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We will make you squeal when you see our fast checkin and results!

We’re making long lines and slow results a thing of the past this year: welcome to Eternal Timing, who will be handling registration and results the day of the race! We’ll be as fast as you are! We are proud to be offering you the most state-of-the-art checkin and results system available at the Morro Bay Olympic and Distance triathlon! Can’t wait to see you November 3rd for check in and celebrate your finish on race day! (Nov 4)

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Celebrate your race with a free beer and more!

We’re excited to welcome back the big, green Central Coast Brewing truck for another year! After you have an epic sprint or Olympic distance triathlon finish, head over to our beer garden and lounge to replace those carbs while you wait for your results!We’ll have lots of great vendors in our vendor area as well. Lots of local and national brands will be there to support you and show you what they have to offer, as well as simply make…

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Morro Bay Tri Welcomes Athletes of All Abilities

  Not sure if our tri is for you? Yes, we’re a bit more adventurous than a pool triathlon, that’s for sure, but you can do this! GET INSPIRED AND INSPIRE US, TOO! Our event producers have extensive experience in working with: youth athletes – we’ve had racers as young as 7 complete our course with their guardian senior athletes – our oldest athlete so far has been 86 – can you beat that? We believe you can! adaptive and…

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Review your course maps prior to race day!

It’s important to review the race course maps prior to racing it. Make sure you look over the course maps below so you are familiar with the route before hand!   SPRINT DISTANCE Swim (750M – 1 loop) Bike (20.5k) Run course (5.4k) OLYMPIC DISTANCE Swim (1.5k – 2 loops) Bike (40k) Run course (10k) KAYAK/SUP Sprint 1.6mi Olympic 3mi *Click the links to the course maps to view elevation charts.   COURSE OVERVIEW MAP: CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD PDF…

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