Schedule
From packet pickup to post-race party

Thousands of athletes come together in the Big Apple for an International Distance event to rival all others. Make sure to take the time to read though the Schedule of Events to best prepare yourself for a weekend bursting with events!

FRIDAY, JULY 14, 2017

TIME EVENT LOCATION
12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Sports & Fitness Expo presented by Men’s Health Hilton New York
12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Mandatory Athlete Briefings* & Packet Pick Up   The last briefing will begin at 7:00 p.m. Hilton New York
1:00 p.m. Diaper Derby Hilton New York
6:30 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. Gildan Underwear Run Check-In  Registered runners only Central Park
7:30 p.m. Gildan Underwear Run Start  Registered runners only Central Park

*Briefings are held every half hour beginning on the half hour.
**Gildan Underwear Run will be located mid park: 72nd Street Transverse at Cherry Hill

SATURDAY, JULY 15, 2017

TIME EVENT LOCATION
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Sports & Fitness Expo presented by Men’s Health Hilton New York
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Mandatory Athlete Briefings* & Packet Pick Up  The last briefing will begin at 5:00 p.m. Hilton New York
1:30 p.m. Mandatory Paratriathlete/Handler Meet-Up Hilton New York
2:00 p.m. Mandatory Paratriathlete/Handler Briefing  Mandatory for all Handlers Hilton New York
2:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Mandatory Bike Check-In  Bike frame number required Riverside & 72nd Street to 79th Street
2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Fox Business Network Profit from Experience Transition Tours* Riverside & 72nd Street to 79th Street
2:30 p.m. Mandatory Paratriathlete Briefing  Mandatory for all Paratriathletes Hilton New York
4:00 p.m. Mandatory Pro Briefing  Mandatory for all Professional Triathletes Hilton New York

*Briefings are held every half hour beginning on the half hour
*Transition tours run continuously lasting approximately 20 minutes

SUNDAY, JULY 16, 2017

TIME EVENT LOCATION
3:45 a.m. – 5:15 a.m. Athlete Shuttles to Transition*  Space is limited Pick up: Hilton New York
4:00 a.m. – 5:15 a.m. Yellow Transition Area Open  Riverside Park & 72nd Street
4:00 a.m. – 5:40 a.m. Red Transition Area Open Riverside Park & 79th Street
5:15 a.m.- 7:00 a.m. Athlete Shuttles to Swim Start   Shuttle will not stop at transition Pick up: Hilton New York
5:15 a.m. Yellow Transition Area Closes  All athletes MUST vacate Transition Area to go to swim start  (with the exception of relay bikers & runners) Riverside Park & 72nd Street
5:40 a.m. Red Transition Area Closes Riverside Park & 79th Street
5:50 a.m. NYC Triathlon Start 99th Street & Hudson River
7:30 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. Finish Festival Celebration Central Park: Dead Road
10:00 a.m. Pro & Elite Age Group Awards Finish Festival
10:15 a.m. Bike Cut-Off Enforced by Race Officials Gunhill Road (turn around)
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Bike Check-Out Athletes MUST remove their bikes from Transition by 2:00 p.m. Transition Red & Yellow
12:00 p.m. Age Group, Paratriathlete & Specialty Awards Finish Festival
4:00 p.m. Race Results available on our Results page Hilton New York

*Last bus to Transition Yellow leaves at 4:45 a.m. Last bus to Transition Red will leave at 5:15 a.m.

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

BIKE CHECK-OUT INSTRUCTIONS

All bikes/equipment MUST be picked up from transition (72nd-79th St. Riverside Park) between 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 16 in one of two ways:

  • Athlete Wristband – The athlete must present numbered wristband to pick up his/her bike from transition. Once equipment has been picked up, the athlete’s wristband will be cut off and collected and the athlete will not be able to re-enter transition.
  • Bike Check-Out Buddy Tag – The athlete must give a friend/family member this Buddy Tag. The friend/family member must write his/her name and cell phone number on the front of the tag. The Buddy Tag must be presented in order to be granted access into transition. Once equipment has been picked up, the Buddy Tag will be collected and the friend/family member will not be able to re-enter Transition.