40th Sylvania Triathlon, Duathlon & Aquabike
The Sylvania Triathlon and Duathlon is one of the first and longest running multi-sport events in the country. Since 1981, this energy-packed and time-tested event has been held at the Tam-O-Shanter Sports Complex, and Olander Lake in Sylvania, Ohio. This event features a choice of distance and race for everyone. Whether you’re looking for a short or intermediate length, triathlon or duathlon, the Sylvania Triathlon/Duathlon is the event for you.
Music will get you pumped from the beginning of the day, over 300 terrific volunteers, and lots of cheering spectators will keep you going all the way to the finish line.
Relay team registration is available for everyone who want to experience this event with friends, family, or co-workers, but don’t want to do the whole distance themselves.
This venue and course welcomes veterans and rookie athletes alike; men, women, teens, collegiate athletes, and the para-triathletes. There’s something for everyone.
The Sylvania will rank age group category athletes for the triathlon and duathlon. Triathletes and duathletes will be ranked nationally from all race distances within this Sylvania event.
Start Time: 7:30am
Course Open: 3.5 hours
Maximum Field: 750
Minimum Age: 14
- SuperKids Saturday Event
- Practice Swim, 10:00am on Saturday (w/ fastest M/F awards – swim up to 3 times to get best time)
- Early Packet Pickup on Saturday
- Race Day Packet Pickup (no race day registration)
- Time Trial Swim Starts
- Aquabike Event (swim, bike, finish)
- Direct Exit to To Transition 1 from Swim
- Custom Tech Shirt
- Commemorative Finisher Medal
- Online Results
- Post-race Meal, Beer & Refreshments (made possible by Skylight Financial Group)
- Award Ceremonies
- Shareable Photographs
Olympic Clydesdale & Athena Divisions
Sprint Triathlon → 400 Meter Swim • 13.98 Mile Bike • 3 Mile Run
Sprint Duathlon → 1.1 Mile Run • 13.98 Mile Bike • 3 Mile Run
Olympic Triathlon → 1,600 Meter Swim • 24.45 Mile Bike • 5.86 Mile Run
Olympic Duathlon → 3 Mile Run • 24.45 Mile Bike • 5.86 Mile Run
Relay Olympic Triathlon → 1,600 Meter Swim • 24.45 Mile Bike • 5.86 Mile Run
Aquabike → 1,600 Meter Swim • 24.45 Mile Bike • Finish
Mercy Health is our preferred sports medicine provider and provides all on course and finish line medical coverage. For immediate access to the Mercy Health Sports Medicine Team call the 24 hour Sports Medicine Hotline @ 419.754.7529.