8 Late-Season Triathlons
Atlantic City TriathlonAtlantic City, New Jersey - September 15, 2012 1 of 9
This international distance race features a 1-mile protected swim, 20-mile lightening fast bike ride along the Atlantic Expressway and a 10K run along the city's famous boardwalk. The best part? This year, the triathlon will be held in conjunction with the Atlantic City Seafood Festival.
Scott Tinley's TriathlonArroyo Grande, California - September 28-30, 2012 2 of 9
This isn't just a race. It's a three-day festival that has something for everyone. Want off-road single track mountain bike and running trails? It's all yours. Prefer a paved on-road bike course filled with hills? It's here too.
Last Try TriathlonBenton, Illinois - September 30, 2012 3 of 9
This fast Midwestern course features a 1.5K swim in Rend Lake, a 42-mile bike course on newly paved rural roads and a 10K run that takes you along shaded paths throughout the recreation area. Last Try also has a short course for sprinters.
Superfrog TriathlonImperial Beach, California - September 30, 2012 4 of 9
This 70.3 Ironman triathlon is not for the faint of heart. The Superfrog started in 1979 and was designed to allows Navy SEALS to prepare for the Hawaii Ironman. The race features a 1.2-mile swim, super fast 56-mile bike course along the Silver Strand and a scenic run along the beach in Coronado, California.
Douglasville "Last Chance" TriathlonDouglasville, Georgia - October 7, 2012 5 of 9
Last Chance is the perfect course of first timers or those who are looking for a PR. Triathletes first take on the 250-yard swim in the Boundary Waters Aquatic Center pool, bike rural county roads with one challenging hill and then finish the run on flat, groomed trails.
Marineland Tri/DuAugustine, Florida - October 7, 2012 6 of 9
Try the sprint or intermidiate distance triathlon course that includes an ocean swim and an out-and-back bike course along the Atlantic coast. Not feeling up to the swim? No problem. Marineland also has two different duathlon courses to choose from.
DiabloMan TriathlonWalnut Creek, California - October 13-14, 2012 7 of 9
The weekend kicks off with a kid's triathlon. The following day, the adults get their shot at a triathlon course that includes a nearly 12-mile bike ride and 2.86-mile run to the top of Mount Diablo.
Blue Water TriathlonParker, Arizona - October 20, 2012 8 of 9
The Blue Water Triathlon has the ultimate desert oasis course. Swim the Colorado River, bike in Arizona and California and run next to the water.