Alaska Triathlon High School &

Middle School State Championships

July 26th, 2018


DETAILS: The Turnagain Triathlon is Alaska’s Middle School & High School Triathlon State Championships. 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 450m (3laps) 8.8miles (4laps) 2.25miles (3laps)
6:45 PM Boys Grades 6-8 450m (3laps) 8.8miles (4laps) 2.25miles (3laps)
7:00 PM Girls Grades 9-12 650m (4laps) 11miles (5laps) 3miles (4laps)
7:15 PM Boys Grades 9-12 650m (4laps) 11miles (5laps) 3miles (4laps)
9:00 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

(200m 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 State Championship event for all! Jobs include swim counters/support, transition area support, bike lap counters, bike course pointers, lead car driver on bike course, lead biker on run course, and lots more. Please check out our Google Document to sign up for a job! 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!