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Des Moines Escape Triathlon

  • Gray's Lake
  • Address: 2100 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA 50321
  • September 2, 2017 - September 3, 2017

The Des Moines Escape Triathlon will offer challenging courses, scenic venues and unmatched hospitality. Top finishers in all age groups will qualify for FREE entry to the iconic Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon. Learn more in the video below.

Both Olympic and Sprint competitors will swim in the beautiful Gray’s Lake, bike through historic Des Moines and run to finish the race at the Iowa State Capitol. Check out our Escape Juniors for children aged between 6 – 15 years old!

Registration NOW OPEN! Click here to sign up!

Friday, September 1, 2017 | Greater Des Moines YMCA (5th and Grand Avenue)

2:00pm - 6:00pm Packet Pick-up; 2:00pm - 6:00pm Des Moines Tri Expo - 5:00pm Race Briefings (optional)

Saturday, September 2, 2017 | Greater Des Moines YMCA

12:00pm - 6:00pm Des Moines Tri Expo - 10:30am - 6:00pm packet pick up

12:00pm - 6:00pm Bike Check-In (@ Gray's Lake) - 2:00pm Race Briefings (optional)   

3:00pm MANDATORY Pro Briefing - 4:00pm Race Briefings (optional)

Sunday, September 3, 2017 | Gray’s Lake Park

5:00am Transition Opens - Bike Check-in

6:50am Transition Closes

6:50am National Anthem

7:00am Olympic Distance Start

8:40am Sprint Distance Start

11:15am Awards Ceremony

*schedule subject to change

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