The of the most beautiful locations on the Northern California coastside. The Half Moon Bay Triathlon offers a safe harbor environment, beautiful bike course along the coast, one transition, and a run course along the beach on the coastal trail. Come enjoy this incredible backdrop and this spring triathlon along the Pacific Ocean.
With a focus on safe and fun courses, we look forward to creating the athlete experience for many new and experienced athletes.
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Paddle Watercraft: SUP (Stand up paddle) or Kayak
Sprint: 1 mile Paddle – 12 Mile Bike – 5k Run
Olympic: 2 mile Paddle – 40k Bike – 10k Run
WAVE START TIMES:
Sprint Paddle Triathlon
Olympic Paddle Triathlon
SUP Rental Information:
Generally, these are categorized in this way for racing:
Fun boards: 11’6″ cruisers, 10’6″ surf/cruise hybrid
Race boards: 12’6″ and 14′
Boards available for rent come in a variety of widths and volumes, from super floaty to high performance. Our staff will work with competitors to match them with a board that meets their skill level and race goals. All rentals come with adjustable carbon paddle, leash and PFD (required in harbor)
Board rental for the event is $30. This price will include us having their board and equipment available at the beach the morning of the paddle, and then returned to the shop at the end of the race. (Some may not want that, but the fee is still $30, a discount from our usual prices and no charge for delivery and pickup).
To make rental arrangements contact:
COURSE DETAILS & MAPS:
This race will be timed using a chip timing system. Upon checking in you will receive a chip that is traditionally worn on the ankle. It is the athlete’s responsibility to wear the chip during the entire race. If you do not wear the chip you will NOT be timed.
The Athlete is also 100% totally responsible for the return of the chip. Our waiver will have a disclaimer that must be signed that states you, the athlete, must return the chip or be billed accordingly by our timing company. It is the racer’s responsibility to make sure that if you cannot attend the race, the chip will be returned within 7 days to USA Productions at the following address. If the timing chip is not returned the participant will be charged $30.
USAT provides comprehensive insurance coverage to sanctioned events. The coverage provides liability coverage to protect the race director, sponsors, volunteers, officials, and participants. The athlete excess medical coverage protects each participant for the day of the event.
Athlete Excess Medical: When athletes purchase a USAT annual license or one day permit, a portion of those fees cover the cost to provide them with excess medical insurance. This coverage only extends to their participation in an USA Triathlon sanctioned event and is only available after the injured party has filed with any primary insurance policies.
Event Liability: USAT provides comprehensive liability insurance coverage to sanctioned events. The USA Triathlon policy automatically covers USA Triathlon race directors, sponsors, volunteers, officials, and participants while participating in sanctioned events. Single-event permit can only be purchased through the race director and is $12 at packet pickup or the day of the event. USA Triathlon does not sell single-day permits.
New or Renewing Members: Click here to visit USATmembership.com to purchase a new membership or renew an old one.