Schedule
From packet pickup to post-race party

Friday, August 24

Chicago Triathlon Multisport & Fitness Expo
Hilton Chicago | 720 S. Michigan Ave.
, Chicago, IL

Time Item
1:00 – 8:00 p.m. MultiSport & Fitness Expo Open

NOTE: All Sunday participants must attend a mandatory Athlete Briefing prior to receiving their race packet. Briefings are held in the Lower Level Expo entrance, and begin every 30 minutes. Click here for full schedule.

Saturday, August 25

Chicago Triathlon SuperSprint / Life Time Kids Tri Chicago
Foster Beach | 5200 N. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, IL

Multisport & Fitness Expo
Hilton Chicago | 720 S. Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL

Time Item
5:30 a.m. Transition / Packet Pick-Up Opens | Foster Beach (all athletes)
6:30 a.m. Packet Pick-Up Closes | Foster Beach (Kids’ Tri only)
6:45 a.m. Transition Closes | Foster Beach (all athletes)
6:45 a.m. Kids’ Tri Course Talk | Swim Start
7:00 a.m. Kids’ Tri Race Start (Juniors)
8:00 a.m. Kids’ Tri Race Start (Seniors)
9:00 a.m. Multisport & Fitness Expo Open + Athlete Briefings Begin  | Hilton Chicago
9:00 a.m. Transition Re-Opens | Foster Beach (late SuperSprint check-in / Kids’ Tri check-out)
9:30 a.m. Packet Pick-Up Closes | Foster Beach (SuperSprint)
9:45 a.m. Transition Closes | Foster Beach (SuperSprint)
9:50 a.m. SuperSprint Course Talk | Swim Start
10:00 a.m. SuperSprint Race Start
10:00 a.m. Kids’ Tri Awards Ceremony (near Finish Line)
11:30 a.m. SuperSprint Awards Ceremony (near Finish Line)
2:00 p.m. Optional Early Bike Check-In Open | Transition Area (DuSable Harbor)
5:00 p.m. MultiSport & Fitness Expo Closes
7:00 p.m. Optional Early Bike Check-In Closes

ATHLETE BRIEFINGS: All Sunday participants must attend a mandatory Athlete Briefing prior to receiving their race packet. Briefings are held in the Lower Level Expo entrance, and begin every 30 minutes. Click here for full schedule.

EARLY BIKE RACKING: Sunday participants are strongly encouraged to utilize the early bike check-in. Enter the Transition Area from the south end, near the corner of Monroe and Lake Shore Drive. Bikes only. No bags. Bike stickers must be applied to gain entry. Overnight security will be provided (no need to bring a bike lock).

Sunday, August 26

Chicago Triathlon
Swim Start | Monroe Harbor: 700 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
Transition Area | DuSable Harbor: 600 E. Randolph St, Chicago
Finish Line | Grant Park: 900 S. Columbus Dr, Chicago

Time Item
4:00 a.m. Transition Opens | DuSable Harbor (all athletes)
5:45 a.m. Transition Closes (all athletes)
6:00 a.m. Race Start (International distance athletes)
6:30 a.m. Transition Re-Opens (late Sprint check-in)
8:00 a.m. Trolley Shuttle Service Begins (Monroe/LSD to/from Columbus/Balbo)
8:00 a.m. Post-Race Party Opens (Finish Line)
8:00 a.m. Transition Closes (Sprint distance)
8:15 a.m. Race Start (Sprint distance athletes)
9:45 a.m. Last Athlete Enters Water
10:15 a.m. Last Athlete Exits Water
10:30 a.m. Last Athlete Enters Bike Course
11:45 a.m. Last Athlete Exits Bike Course
12:00 p.m. Awards Ceremony + Championship Registration (near Finish Line)
12:00 p.m. Last Athlete Enters Run Course
1:45 p.m. Last Athlete Finishes
2:00 p.m. Post-Race Party Ends

PLEASE NOTE: Schedule is subject to change. Please review during race week.