The Transmerica Chicago Triathlon is Here!

The Transamerica Chicago Triathlon is finally upon us and will be challenging athletes throughout the weekend! Be sure to check out all the action as it takes place around Grant Park.


The Transamerica Chicago Triathlon is a great event that is built for athletes of all levels. In fact, the weekend will consist of three separate race. There will be the Triathlon, the SuperSprint, and the Life Time Kids Tri. Combining the skills of swimming, biking and running, this is sure to be a fun, yet challenging weekend!

Race Distances

Kids Tri (7-10) - 100m Swim, 4K Bike, & 1K Run

Kids Tri (11-14) - 200m Swim, 8K Bike, & 2K Run

SuperSprint - 375m Swim, 10K Bike, & 2.5K Run

Triathlon - 1.5K Swim, 40K Bike, & 10K Run

When is the Chicago Triathlon?

Both the Kids Tri and the SuperSprint will be taking place on Saturday, August 29th. The SuperSprint will start off the day at 7:00am. The Kids Tri will step off at 8:30am (11-14 yr olds) and 9:30am (7-10 yr olds).

The Chicago Triathlon will take place on Sunday, August 30th and has a start time of 6:00am.

Where is the Chicago Triathlon?

The Kids Tri and SuperSprint races will begin at Foster Beach on N. Lake Shore Dr. and will make their way south towards Montrose Beach for the biking and running portions.

The Triathlon will be centered around Grant Park with the start point being next to the Buckingham Fountain.

Further information can be found at the Chicago Triathlon website.

Chicago Triathlon Parking

We know that parking in Chicago can be difficult. Street parking will limited, if not non-existent. But as the official parking partner of the Transamerica Chicago Triathlon, we are excited to provide you with guaranteed parking! With just a few clicks you can purchase your parking online and eliminate the stress of searching for a space. 

Chicago Triathlon Passes

SuperSprint Passes

Kids Tri Passes

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