February 27, 2022 · La Quinta, CA
Distance: (tri)500 M, 14 bike, 14 mile, 3 mile (duathlon)1 mile run, 3 run
After a year off, Desert Triathlon returns on February 27, 2022! Desert Triathlon is the perfect race for both the new or beginner triathlete, and the experienced triathlete looking to shake off their winter rust. We’re situated on the calendar as the perfect warmup to several longer distance races, including the 70.3 in Oceanside.
Our event includes two distances and three different race categories:
- Sprint Triathlon – 500 meter swim, 14 mile bike, 3.1 mile run
- Sprint Duathlon – 1 mile run, 14 mile bike, 3.1 mile run
- Olympic Triathlon – 1.5 kilometer swim, 40 kilometer bike, 10 kilometer run
- Olympic Aquabike – 1.5 kilometer swim, 40 kilometer bike
Awards will be given to the top three in each division/age group in the four race categories (Sprint Triathlon, Duathlon, Olympic Triathlon, Aquabike). Relay team awards will also be given to the top three teams in each division in the four race categories.