Aloha! Welcome to HiloTriathlon.org, the homepage of Hawaii Island’s Olympic Distance Hilo Triathlon! Join us at 7:00 a.m. Sunday, July 10, 2016 at James Kealoha Beach Park in Hilo, Hawaii for a swim, bike, run, and a beach barbecue party!
The Hilo Triathlon Swim is a 1500 meter clockwise triangular loop in the crystal clear waters off James Kealoha Beach Park in Hilo Hawaii (Big Island). The Bike course is an out and back 40km ride along the historical Hamakua coast on the Hawaii Belt Road. The Hilo Triathlon Run course is 10km road run at sea level with spectacular ocean views alongside Wai’olena Beach Park, Leleiwi Beach Park, and Richardson Beach Park. You might even catch a glimpse of some spinner dolphins as you run past our black sand beaches.
Richardson Beach Park Ironman World Championship Hawaii Volcano National Park
The Big Island is home to the famous World Championship Kona Ironman and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (open every day).
Hilo features a delightful mix of eclectic activities and entertainment such as their extensive farmer’s market, downtown shopping, local eateries and the beautiful Hamakua coast. Located on the eastern side of the Big Island of Hawaii, Hilo is nestled in a luscious rainforest environment complete with valleys and waterfalls. This town features a stretch of easy access beaches, the waters of which are home to many colorful tropical fish and green sea turtles.
Enjoy cool average temperatures in July between 69-83 degrees Fahrenheit and spectacular coastal views along the scenic bike course.
Every Finisher will receive:
- Dry-Fit Competitor T-Shirt
- Finishers Medal
- Post Race BBQ and refreshments ( athletes over 21 get two beers from our local craft brewery – Mehana Brewery )
Awards will be given to:
- Top 5 Overall (Male/Female) (No fins)
- Top 3 in each Age Group (Male/Female, 19 and under 20-24, 25-29, … 70+) (No fins)
- Your Age Group will be based on your age on race day.
- Top 3 Relay Teams (No Fins)
- Top 3 Overall Fins (Male/Female)
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Visit our featured hotel sponsor, Hilo Hawaiian Hotel for travel accommodations during your stay here in Hilo Hawaii. You can download their room application by clicking 07-09-2016 HILO TRIATHLON-Advance Reservation Form
or you can call the Hilo Hawaiian at 808-935-9361 and give them group code HH6016
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