FRIDAY - Holiday Island Recreation Center Holiday Island Recreation Center - 13 Buckskin Lane, Holiday Island, AR 72631

DISTANCES: 300 yard swim, 6.25 mile bike, 2 mile run is held at Holiday Island. Swim is in Table Rock Lake.

Bike course is flat to rolling terrain. There is only one transition area. The run has some flat sections, but is mostly rolling terrain. The finish line is located in front of the Holiday Island Recreation Center with lots of parking for both participants and spectators.

  • Triathlon competitors are requires to have a current USA Triathlon license or purchase a one event or annual USAT license in order to compete.
  • USAT License Info:  Adult - $15 one event or $50 Annual.  Youth (17 and under) - $15 Annual (there is not a one-event option for youth).
  • When registering you will be charged for either the One Day or Annual USAT license, depending on which you choose.
  • A competitor can apply the one event license free to an annual membership later in the year.
  • Racing age is calculated as December 31
  • Event will be held Rain or Shine

USA Triathlon sanctioned event and all USA Triathlon rules and regulations observed

Note from Head Referee 
Most Commonly Violated Rules

Please see the Triathlon Timeline for detailed scheduled and rules

PACKET PICKUP - MUST be picked up in person - no exceptions!
All Events:  5 - 8 pm  Best Western Inn of the Ozarks (Convention Center), 207 W Van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632

  10 am - 1:00 pm at Holiday Island Recreation Center, 13 Buckskin Lane, Holiday Island, AR 72632


  • 10 am - 1:00 pm at Holiday Island Recreation Center, 13 Buckskin Lane
  • 11:30 am - Transition Opens
  • 1:10 pm - Pre-race meeting
  • 1:15 pm -  Prayer
  • 1:15 pm - National Anthem
  • 1:30 pm - start


MINIMUM AGE: Calculated as of December 31

  • 10 years of age. NO EXCEPTIONS!


 at the Best Western Inn of the Ozarks Best Western Inn of the Ozarks (Convention Center) from 6 - 7 pm.  Triathlon coaches will discuss race-day prep, nutrition, key do's and don'ts.  USA Triathlon officials will be available to discuss race rules.  Come with your questions!


  • Finisher Medal for all
  • Top three Overall Males & Females
  • Three deep Junior Male & Female 10-14, 15-19
  • Three deep Male and Female at 5-year increments beginning with 20-24.
  • Times will be posted throughout the event
  • Once a respective award category has filled, an award sheet will be posted for a 15-minute review. If there are no protests, then awards can be picked up inside the pavilion next to the finish line.
  • There will not be an official award’s ceremony so that participants can start the recovery process for the next day’s activities, but photographers will be available for podium photo ops.
  • Video & Weekend Recap - Sunday at 10:30 am - You don't want to miss this!!  Eureka Springs Auditorium, 36 S Main St
  • DOOR PRIZES - lots of door prizes available for anyone who attends!  It's worth the wait!  Sunday at 11 am at the Eureka Springs Auditorium, 36 S Main St
  • Eurekan Recognition at 11:00 am at the Eureka Springs Auditorium, 36 S Main St

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