General Information


2018 Pilgrimman Triathlon - General Information

Location
  • The Pilgrimman Triathlon will take place at College Pond, DCR Myles Standish State Forest, Plymouth, MA on Saturday, September 15th, 2018. This forest has up to 15,000 acres of park land. There will be no rain date for the event.
USAT Rules
  • The 2018 Pilgrimman Triathlon is a USAT Sanctioned event and will follow all rules set forth by the USAT. USAT Officials will be present on both days of the triathlon. For additional information go to USAT website.
Club/Team Discounts
  • We will offer 10% club/team discounts that wish to compete, please contact hc@pilgrimman.com for more information.
Relay Teams
  • All female, all male, and mixed relay teams are offered. Relay teams will consist of two or three individuals.
Aquabike
  • Aquabike is a swim and bike combination race. Aquabike is available in the Olympic distance and Half Iron distance. The Aquabike will be combined with the first two legs of the Olympic and Half Iron races.
Military/Veteran Discounts
  • In honor of our country's Armed forces and their service, current and veterans, we are proud to offer a 10% discount. Please contact hc@pilgrimman.com to obtain the discount code, and thank you for your service.
Pilgrimman Referral Program Earns You Money
  • Pilgrimman will give you a $20 cash bonus for every three people that you refer to Pilgrimman who register for the race. The race registration referrals will be tracked through our race registration system and the cash bonus will be issued as a refund on your credit card.
Packet Pickup
  • Location: Packet pick up at SISU Fitness, 96 Long Pond Rd, Plymouth. Click here for directions. Time: Friday, September 14th, 2018 from 4 pm to 7 pm. Packet pickup is also available at the race location, College Pond, the morning of the race.
Awards
  • Overall Fastest Athletes awards will be given to the top three fastest male and top three fastest female finishers in each race, regardless of whether they are an elite triathlete or not. Age Group awards will be given to the top three male and top three female age groups, top three male and top three female aquabike, and top three relay teams. The top 3 fastest athletes in each race are not eligible for age group awards.
Wetsuit Rentals Available Through TRI Wetsuit Rentals
  • Wetsuits keep you warmer and more buoyant during the triathlon swim. One of Tri Wetsuit Rentals top priorities is to make the wetsuit rentals process as easy and as painless as possible. Tri Wetsuit rentals will ship your wetsuit two weeks before your race so that you can get used to swimming in it. Tri Wetsuit Rentals carries current models of wetsuits by Blueseventy, 2XU, Orca, Zoot, Huub, Aqua Sphere and TYR. Pilgrimman Triathlon participants receive a 10% discount from their wetsuit rental. Use the coupon code FINISH1 when renting your wetsuit. Visit triwetsuitrentals.com for more information.
Bike Support
  • Maul's Bike Shop in Halifax, MA will be providing bike support to the 2018 Pilgrimman Triathlon. If you are in need of a bike tune-up or need a new bike/accessories, Maul's can help you out with this.
    If you need to have your bike shipped for the 2018 Pilgrimman Triathlon, you can send it to Maul's Bike Shop. Please contact John at Maul's to arrange this 781-293-3665 or click here to visit their website.
Athlete Race Packet
  • Athlete race packets will be e-mailed to all participants within a week of the race date.
Spectators
  • Spectators, family and friends will enjoy the 2018 Pilgrimman Triathlon since the race course is designed to allow maximum viewing of the participants.
Pilgrimman Scholarship
  • The Pilgrimman Triathlon organization has established the Pilgrimman scholarship with proceeds from the Pilgrimman triathlon. Click here for more information.

Distance General Information

Sprint Race Information
  • The 2018 Pilgrimman Triathlon Sprint distance race has a .3 mile swim, a 12.1 mile bike, and a 3.3 mile run.
  • The Sprint race starts at 8 a.m., Saturday, September 15th, 2018 at College Pond, DCR Myles Standish State Forest, Plymouth, MA. Click here for a map of the Sprint race course.
Olympic Race Information
  • The 2018 Pilgrimman Triathlon Olympic distance race has a .9 mile swim, a 24.2 mile bike, and a 6.6 mile run.
  • The Olympic race starts at 8 a.m., Saturday, September 15th, 2018 at College Pond, DCR Myles Standish State Forest, Plymouth, MA.
  • Click here for a map of the Olympic race course.
Half Iron Race Information
  • The 2018 Pilgrimman Triathlon Half Iron distance race has a 1.2 mile swim, a 48.4 mile bike, and a 13.2 mile run.
  • The Half Iron race starts at 8 a.m., Saturday, September 15th, 2018 at College Pond, DCR Myles Standish State Forest, Plymouth, MA.
  • Click here for a map of the Half Iron race course.

Transition

Race Transition Information
  • You are not allowed to ride your bike in or out of transition at any time before, during or after the race or you may be disqualified.
  • Bike helmets are to be worn whenever riding your bike.
  • The transition area is for athletes only.
  • Each bike rack will have a number labeled on it that corresponds to your race number.
  • Rack your bike on the numbered rack that corresponds to your race number with your bike seat on the rack and your front wheel facing you (see below).

Pilgrimman Triathlon

The Pilgrimman Triathlon is a USAT sanctioned event held annually at College Pond, DCR Myles Standish State Forest, in Plymouth, Massachusetts.

Race Events:

Sprint Distance, Olympic Distance, Half Iron Distance, Relay Teams, and Aquabike.

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