September 18, 2022

Pacific Coast Triathlon | Duathlon | Relay

Race Weekend Details

Saturday 9/17/22: 4pm-7pm

Sunday 9/18/22: 5am-12pm

Water Temp: 68 - 72 degrees

Athlete Info 


Bib Number: 



Start Time/Wave: 

Shirt Size: 


Race day Pickup: 

Thank you for signing up for the Pacific Coast Triathlon | Duathlon

Please take some time to read the info below to help make this weekend go smooth.

Questions? Text us at 760.713.3353 or email



4pm - Race Packet Pick up opens at Crystal Cove State Park, Reef Point Dr., Newport Coast, CA 92657 (Bring ID / USAT Card / Confirmation Email)

  • All Athletes Must pick up their own packet

4:30pm - Transition opens for Bike Drop off / Set-up (optional)

5pm - Course and Safety Talk with Russ Jones - Lifetime Achievement Award - USA Triathlon

7pm - PPU closes, transition closes 


5:00am - Parking lots open, Parking Map, Only VIPs allowed in Reef Lot.

VIP Parking Pass will be sent via in a separate email. Your name will also be on a list at the gate, in case you don't have a printer or forget your pass. (Tip: a printed pass and ID makes entrance much faster)

5:15am - Late check in opens, lower lot of Reef Parking Lot. (Bring ID / USAT Card / Confirmation Email)

NOTE - Late check in is for those who purchased Race Day Pickup or VIP. Add it on to your order by Thursday if you need it. Click Here to Add to Order

5:30am - Transition Opens. VIP Booth opens.

6:30am - Course Talk

6:55am - Transition closes

7:00am - Wave 1 - Grey - Male 35-44

7:03am - Wave 2 - Lime Green - Female 39 and Under

7:06am - Wave 3 - Blue - Male 34 and Under

7:09am - Wave 4 - White - Male 45-54

7:12am - Wave 5 - Orange - Female 40 and Over, Athenas and Relays

7:15am - Wave 6 - Red - Male 55 and Over and Clydesdales

7:30am - Duathlon Start

8:00am - Expo opens. Food ready to serve

9:00am - Awards

11:00am - Transition closes


For those of you that place in the top three in your division, this year we are doing something special for your award.  Our Photographers will be taking a commemorative photo of you and providing you with a free digital download to memorialize your performance.

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Track Athlete

Packet Includes:

Race Bib

Pin on the front of your shirt or attach to a race belt.

Bike/Helmet stickers

Fold bike number over top tube of bike, stick helmet sticker to front of helmet.

Timing Chip

Attach to left ankle, turn in at finish line. They're expensive!

Meal Ticket

Don't lose it. Extra tickets available at the onsite OC Tri Series Store in case your friends and family love tacos, too.

Swim Cap

Cap color will be printed on your packet, be sure to grab the right one.

Post Mates Insulated Cooler Bag

Thanks Post Mates!

Race Shirt

Grab the size you ordered, check your registration for that. Adjust as needed before Thursday.  Shirt swaps will be available after the race.  Limited availability.


Race Packet - Bike - Goggles - Towel - Bike Shoes - Run Shoes - Helmet - Wetsuit

Here's an article someone titled the Ultimate Triathlon Checklist


Safety is our number one priority!

California State Lifeguards managing the swim course.

UCI Medical team positioned at the finish line and on the run course.

Course Preview

Shout out to Max Biessmann and Switch Physical Therapy for putting together this video. Great for beginners and for experienced athletes.


Swim - 1/2 Mile

Bike - 12 Miles

Run - 3 Miles

Duathlon - 1st Run - 1/2 Mile

  • Triathlon, Duathlon, Relay, Aquabike & 5K
  • Swim 1000 Meters in Lake Mission Viejo
  • Bike 40K up and down Santiago Canyon
  • Run 10K in Mission Viejo
  • Enjoy a Free Food Truck Lunch at the Finish Line
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Thank you Richard L. Duquette!

Many thanks to the generous support from the Law Firm of Richard L. Duquette. The firm has donated to several non-profit organizations that assist athletes, bicyclists and adapted sports and is now a sponsor of the PC Tri! Most recently, the Law Firm of Richard L. Duquette has focused on Wrongful Death & Catastrophic Injury Cases.

Learn more and listen to the 911.Law Podcast

Volunteers Needed!

Interested in Volunteering? Have a group that would like to volunteer and raise money for your organization? We would love to have you! Sign up to volunteer today!

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