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JULY 23, 2017


We're excited to have you join us for the 31th Annual Cleveland Triathlon on July 23, 2017.  For three decades this has been the premier triathlon in the Midwest.  

The celebrated course starts at Cleveland’s new downtown marina.  The bike course is on entirely closed Memorial Shoreway, and the run includes a run past the great architecture of City Hall, First Energy Stadium (Home of the Browns) and finishes in front of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.   Join us for the premier Midwest event of the summer in The Land.  

First Look - 2017 Cleveland Race Medals

We're getting excited for the 31st Annual Cleveland Triathlon. Here's a first look at this year's finisher medal designs. You only get one of these by crossing the finish make sure to register for this year's event today!

Pacific Sports Honored For Helping To Raise Over $1 Million

March 28, 2017 - Cleveland, Ohio -  The Team UCP Kick Off and Celebration was held at the Great Lakes Science Center this past Thursday, March 23.  United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Cleveland honored Pacific Sports and The Cleveland Triathlon with a special award celebrating an incredible partnership that has spanned a decade and raised over $1 Million in support of UCP of Greater Cleveland.

As the official charity of the Cleveland Triathlon, UCP has worked closely with Pacific Sports over the years in utilizing this wonderful event in the City of Cleveland as a tool to raise funds, bring awareness and bring joy to children and adults with disabilities.



We've just added a 5K run event for Sunday July 23 as well.  A great chance for even more to get involved in the race.  Find pricing for this event on the registration link.



We're very pleased to announce that Pacific Sports has just inked a 2 year extension for University Hospitals to be the official medical sponsor of the Cleveland Triathlon through 2018.  In addition, they will once again host our race Expo at the Ahuja Medical Center as well as the ever popular Pasta Luncheon at the same location.


University Hospitals, is the second largest employer in Northeast Ohio with 25,000 employees, serves the needs of patients through an integrated network of 15 hospitals, 28 outpatient health centers and primary care physician offices in 15 counties. At the core of their $3.5 billion health system is University Hospitals Case Medical Center, ranked among America’s 50 best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report in all 12 methodology-ranked specialties.


USAT Sanctioned

The Cleveland Triathlon is a USAT sanctioned event. For more information or to become a member, visit the USA Triathlon web page.




  • Custom Designed Official race event T-shirt
  • ROKA swim cap with race logo 
  • Custom designed Official Finisher medal
  • Digital Finisher Badge
  • Interactive Q&A (including search bar on each website) and specialized training content powered by Tri-FAQ and MarkAllenCoaching
  • Day Before Packet Pick-Up and Expo at each event
  • Finish Festival with award ceremony, and beverages, fruit and tasty snacks
  • Six split timing on all triathlons from IPICO


  • Competitor Updates about the race and weekend for registered competitors
  • Goody bag with Clif Products and cool sponsor stuff
  • Pacific Latitudes monthly newsletter
  • Social Media updates on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
  • Official Race Merchandise: hats, shirts and more available for purchase at registration signup



Competitors in 2017 will use the SwimStream start process, which Pacific Sports launched in September 2013 to great acclaim by the competitors.


Competition Divisions

*If you pick something besides age group, this is the division you will compete in race day.

- Age Group:

  • Super Sprint, Sprint & Olympic Distances: 14 & Under, 15-19, 20- 24, 25- 29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50- 54, 55- 59, 60-64, 65- 69, 70- 74, 75- 79, 80+
  • Youth Course Only*: 7-10, 11-14

*Youth Course is only for participants 7-14 years old. They will only be able to participate in these two divisions.

- Elite

- Clydesdale (Men 200+ lbs)

- Athena (Female 145+ lbs)

- Relays: Male, Female, or Co-Ed

A relay team is two or three participants. Each participant completes one or two segments of the race, and the timing chip is transferred from one relay participant to the next in the transition area. Relay Teams must either all come to the expo together to pick up their packets and sign the waiver or one team member may come with 3 signed waivers to pick up for the team. You will not be able to pick up individual pieces of your packet if you come separately.