Tri Louisville

June 9, 2019

Location: Brown Forman Amphitheatre, Waterfront Park 1301 River Road, Louisville KY 40202

Welcome to Tri Louisville! In 2017 and 2018, we had record turnouts with nearly 700 athletes from 30 states. We expect 2019 to be even bigger and better! Tri Louisville is set up in a beautiful venue, giving participants the ability to see downtown from an unparalleled perspective. Conquer the Ohio River and transition to a fully closed bike route through the Skyline. Throw the running shoes on and race through Waterfront Park! Tri Louisville consists of Sprint, Olympic, Aquabike, Duathlon and Relay divisions and truly has become a signature regional event.

Sprint Distance: 750 meter swim • 20k bike • 5k run

Olympic Distance: 1.5k swim • 40k bike • 10k run

Duathlon Distance: 2.5k run • 20k bike • 5k run

Tri Louisville


*Race Director reserves the right to adjust schedule leading up to the race. Should any schedule changes take place, notice will be given.



Packet Pickup: Friday, June 7th

Time: 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Ken Combs Running Store, 4137 Shelbyville Rd, Louisville, KY 40207

Packet Pickup: Saturday, June 8th

Time: 12:00 - 3:00 pm
St. Matthews Cycling, 131 St Matthews Ave, Louisville, KY 40207

Packet Pickup: Sunday, June 9th

Time: 5:30 am - 6:45 am
RACE SITE, Waterfront Park: 1301 River Rd. Louisville, KY 40202

Race Day: Sunday, June 9th

Race Site: Waterfront Park: 1301 River Rd. Louisville, KY 40202

Body Marking/Transition Area: 5:30 am – 6:45 am
Transition Area Closes Promptly at 6:45 am!

Course Rules: 7:00 am

Olympic Start: 7:15 am

Sprint & Duathlon Start: 7:45 am

Awards: Approx. 10:45 am

Download 2019 Athlete Guide

downloadable schedules, maps, faqs and race info

Tri Louisville Course Map
Tri Louisville Swim Map
Tri Louisville Bike Map
Tri Louisville Run Map
Tri Louisville Directions
Tri Louisville Sponsorship Prospectus
Tri Louisville Athlete Guide 2019
Tri Louisville

Race videos & photos

Photos and videos from previous events.

2019 Promo Video

Race sponsors

Thank you to our generous sponsors!

tri club challenge

New for 2019!

New for 2019 is our Tri Club Challenge where triathlon clubs compete against one another for the coveted ATF Cup. There will be a tri club winner at each race and an overall ATF Cup Champion at the end of the season. Participating races include Tri Louisville, St. Elizabeth Triathlon, Riverbluff Triathlon and the Dixie Triathlon.

Scoring Rules:

Overall Podium
1st Place – 16 points
2nd Place – 14 points
3rd Place – 12 points

Age Group Podium
1st Place – 10 points
2nd Place – 8 points
3rd Place – 7 points
4th Place – 6 points
5th Place – 5 points

1 point per participant not placing in the Top 5 in their age group. 1 point per 4 hour volunteer shift worked by a club member.


Need a place to stay?

The Hampton Inn Louisville Downtown hotel will serve as the host hotel for the 2019 Tri Louisville race taking place on June 9. A discounted room rate of $129/night has been secured for race participants. The rate includes complimentary wifi, a complimentary hot breakfast buffet from 6-10am, and complimentary shuttle service within an 8-block radius of the hotel. The discounted rate is available for 4-days pre and post, as well, for those wishing to extend their stay in Louisville.

To secure a room, click link below or call 502-585-2200 and mention group name “Tri Louisville”. Cut-off date to reserve rooms at discounted rate is May 17.

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