The Alameda waterfront features panoramic views of the bay and a flat, fast bike and run course. Keeping the distances short make the Mermaid an ideal event for the first time triathlete, as well as provides a fun, fast race for the seasoned veteran.
•Stylish Participant Shirt
•Custom Finisher Necklace
•Post Race Food
TRIATHLON & DUATHLON
Triathlon: .25mile (400m) Swim, 12mile Bike, 2.5mile Run
Duathlon: 1.5mile Run, 12mile Bike, 2.5mile Run
Sprint Triathlon Race Categories - Family and Friends vs. Age Group vs. Athena
The Family and Friends category was started to allow athletes of any age to start together. It is very popular for first time triathletes, mother and daughter combos and friends who would otherwise be in different start waves. The Athena cateogory is for athletes 160lbs and over. To switch categories please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on the different race categories please read our FAQ section.
Event schedule and times