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, JUNE 29, 2018
|12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.||Sports & Fitness Expo||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, JUNE 30, 2018
|10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.||Sports & Fitness Expo||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 1, 2018
|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 1 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.