Alaska’s ONLY 6-12th grade triathlon race!

July 19th, 2019

2019 Registration

opens December 1st, 2018!

DETAILS: The Turnagain Triathlon is a 6th through 12th grade only race. This course is catered to have tons of great viewing points for spectators with it being a several lap course, just like most youth & junior National event. The swim is unique with a open water swim setup in Bartlett’s long course swimming pool. The bike is on a 2mile out & back closed road close. The run is on a variety of dirt, green and pavement with the finish line being in the sports complex area of Bartlett High.

Wave Start Time Gender/Grade Swim Distance Bike Distance Run Distance
6:30 PM Girls Grades 6-8 400m (3laps) 8.8miles (4laps) 2.25miles (3laps)
6:30 PM Boys Grades 6-8 400m (3laps) 8.8miles (4laps) 2.25miles (3laps)
6:45 PM Girls Grades 9-12 550m (4laps) 11miles (5laps) 3miles (4laps)
6:45 PM Boys Grades 9-12 550m (4laps) 11miles (5laps) 3miles (4laps)
8:30 PM
Awards at Alaska Native Heritage Center

Swim : Laps around the entire pool, swimming around buoys at each corner of  Bartlett Pool, with the pool in long course

(approx. 150m per 1 full lap)

Bike: Out and Backs from the Student/Bus Parking Lot (same as pool parking lot) to the Alaska Native Heritage Center

(2miles per lap)

Run: Laps in the backside of Bartlett on a mix of pavement and dirt trails

(.75miles per lap)

****Students entering 6th grade through 12th grade graduated 2018-2019 school year are welcome to compete****

*Refund Policy* – This race is non-transferable.

Awards provided by the Alaska Native Heritage Center & Trek Store of Anchorage

Every Finisher will receive a medal & running hat


Volunteers are needed for the Turnagain Tri in order to make it a successful event for all! Jobs include swim counters/support, transition area support, bike lap counters, bike course pointers, run aid station and run lap counters and lots more.  All volunteers will receive a free yellow synthetic long sleeve, post race food, a Kaladi’s coffee card, and be entered into a drawing to win prizes for volunteers only!