The Second Annual Arnold Indoor Triathlon Championships will take place on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at Premier at Sawmill Athletic Club at 3111 Hayden Rd., Columbus, OH 43235. All ages welcome!
Distance: Athletes will compete against the clock as they swim 600 meters in a pool, bike 10 miles on an indoor Spin bike, and run 5 kilometers (3.1 miles) outside on the streets of Columbus.
Event Details: The event will be chip timed and athletes will transition between segments in the locker room and next to their bike; the clock does not stop between segments. Each athlete must complete the swim in at most 18 minutes, the bike in at most 45 minutes, and the run in at least an 45 minutes or risk disqualification. Athletes must bring their own nutrition and racing gear; there will one aid station on the run course.
Post Race Party, Medals & Awards: The post race party will include music, food, drinks and a photo booth! All finishers receive an awesome Arnold Indoor Triathlon Championship finisher medal. The male and female with the fastest overall time will be invited to a luncheon on Sunday, where they will get to meet and be photographed with Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Registration: You must register at least 1 week in advance of the event to get an event t-shirt (men, women & youth cut available). This race is USA Triathlon Sanctioned and so all participants must have a valid USA Triathlon license (annual or one day pass) to participate. The event price reflects the cost for USA Triathlon Annual Members. If you are not a USA Triathlon annual member you must purchase a one-day membership for this event with your registration for a cost of $15. Youth 17 and under can purchase an annual membership for $10 with registration. All race fees collected are non-refundable. Race pricing does not include online processing fee. Online registration is open through Friday March 3 and day of registration will be at Premier at Sawmill on Saturday March 4 beginning at 6:00am. Event registration includes access to the Arnold Fitness EXPO and most events at the Columbus Convention Center as well as access to the Arnold Sports World and events at the Ohio Expo Center.
Sponsors: The event is hosted by Z+ Health & Fitness, a local non-profit organization, with support from Premier at Sawmill Athletic Club, Zoom Multisport Racing, and All Sport Timing and Race Management.