Race Changes


(Does not apply to SuperSprint or Kids Triathlon)
Need to change your race distance? Click here to log into your RunSignUp account. Select “Manage Registration > Transfer Event” to choose a new distance. If you are choosing a race option that costs more than your original, you will be charged the difference in registration fees. There are no refunds for a lower cost race option. Category changes within a distance can be completed for you by email to the Athlete Services team.  The last day for online changes is August 9, 2020. Once you complete the online race distance change, you will need to email the Athlete Service team to complete the process as your change may impact race category, relay team creation, and other important details as well (info@chicagotriathlon.com). For specific instructions, please click here.

Need to change your race distance post-deadline? No distance or division changes are guaranteed after the deadline. Please email our Athlete Services team at info@chicagotriathlon.com for your options.

Refunds & Transfers

Life Time Tri Series has a strict No Refund, No Transfer policy. If you are unable to attend for any reason, we recommend that you defer your entry to the following year.

Please Note: Bib transfers & sales through a third party are strictly prohibited. Athletes found participating with another’s bib will be disqualified immediately and potentially banned from all future Life Time events. 



Deferrals allow you to transfer your race entry to the following year for a reduced price. Deferrals are available until August 19, 2020.  Deferrals can only be applied to the same event, the following year and cannot be carried over multiple years. Processing fees may apply. For specific instructions, please click here.

Ifyou would like to defer your entry to next year, please follow these instructions:

  1. Login to your RunSignUpaccount
  2. Select “View/Edit Registration”
  3. Select “Defer Registration” and follow steps to defer

Please noteYou will not be charged a deferral fee at the time of deferral. Once you complete your deferral, you will be sent an email confirmation of your deferral status. You will be emailed instructions to register for the 2021 event after the 2020 event passes at the reduced deferral rate (2021 rates below). You must follow these instructions to register for the 2021 event and follow deadlines- your registration will NOT automatically roll over. 

2021 Deferral Pricing:

Triple Challenge – $180
International – $100
Sprint – $80
SuperSprint – $40
Kids Tri – $35