From packet pickup to post-race party

Friday, August 24

• 1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Chicago Triathlon Multisport & Fitness Expo (Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave.
, Chicago, IL)
Early packet pickup for Chicago Triathlon SuperSprint and Life Time Kids Tri Chicago participants
• 2:30 p.m. SuperSprint/Kids Tri Course Talk (optional) in the Hilton Boulevard Room
• 6:00 p.m. SuperSprint/Kids Tri Course Talk (optional) in the Hilton Boulevard Room

Saturday, August 25

• 5:30 a.m. Transition/packet pickup opens (Kids & SuperSprint)
• 6:30 a.m.
Packet pickup closes (Kids)
• 6:45 a.m. Kids course talk
• 6:45 a.m. Transition closes (ALL)
• 6:57 a.m. National Anthem
• 7:00 a.m. Juniors (7-10) race start
• 8:00 a.m. Seniors (11-14) race start
• 9:00 a.m. Transition re-opens
(Late SuperSprint check in and kids check out)
• 9:45 a.m. Transition closes (preparing for SuperSprint race)
• 10:00 a.m. Kids Tri awards ceremony

Schedule is subject to change. Please review again race week.

NEW THIS YEAR – Swim sequence will be a time trial this year!  All athletes will still rack their bikes according to their wave assignment as well as line up for the swim start with their wave.  The sequence will run quicker and smoother than in the past with a time trial vs. wave start.


  • Late bike check out is subject to the last SuperSprint runner on course
  • To avoid lines race morning, you are encouraged to pick up your packet at the Multisport Health & Fitness Expo on Friday, August 24
  • Optional early Course Talks are now available at the Expo on Friday (2:30 p.m. or 6:00 p.m.)
  • Transition is located in the Foster Beach parking lot
  • Wilson parking lot is the closest and cheapest option for race day athlete and spectator parking