Welcome to the King Boreas Winter Triathlon!
UPDATE: Due to lack of snow the race will now be a 5km run, 17km bike and 3km run. There simply is not enough snow for the ski leg.
We are very excited to be part of the Saint Paul Winter Carnival AND to have once again been awarded the Winter Triathlon National Championships from USA Triathlon!
King Boreas Winter Triathlon will take place on Sunday, January 29th, 2017 starting at 9am at Phalen Golf Course in St. Paul. The address is 1615 Phalen Drive East, St. Paul, Minnesota, 55106. Nestled in St. Paul’s East side, the venue is 20 minutes from our International Airport, 5 minutes from the heart of downtown, 15 minutes from premier Nordic ski shop Finn Sisu, both NOW Bikes and Fitness locations and Run’n Fun run store.
Winter triathlon is run/bike/ski. Check out the course information for details. Distances for King Boreas Winter Tri are 5km run, 17km bike, 5km ski.
This part of town has seen lots recent improvements including many notable new eateries. Plus there are abundant winter carnival activities before and after the race!
Who is King Boreas (well, you must not be from St. Paul)? Here you go: https://www.wintercarnival.com/legend/
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Want to help volunteer and receive an awesome winter hat, swag items and beer tickets? Sign up here!
Schedule of Events:
Packet pickup Saturday, Jan. 28th at Insight Brewing from 5-8pm
Course previews on Saturday, Jan. 28th at 10, 12 and 4 – meet at Phalen Golf Course parking lot ready to ride
Club house and transition opens 7am on Sunday, Jan. 29th
Morning packet pickup 7am-8:30am on Sunday, Jan. 29th
Race briefing 8:45am on Sunday, Jan. 29th
Race starts at 9am on Sunday, Jan. 29th
Post Party at Insight Brewing 12pm-6pm at Insight Brewing on Sunday, Jan. 29th
Awards Ceremony at Insight Brewing on Sunday, Jan. 29th