RACE DATE: JULY 22, 2018
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2018 Schedule Highlights
Friday, July 20, 2018
2:00 pm Expo Opens; and Race Packet Pickup Begins
2:00 pm Race Briefing I
3:00 pm Elite MTR Race Briefing (first of two offered for Sat races)
4:00 pm Race Briefing II
6:00 pm Race Briefing III
6:30 pm Elite MTR Race Briefing (second of two offered ‎for Sat races)
7:00 pm Expo Closes
Saturday, July 21, 2018
8:00 am RACE - Elite Mixed Team Relay (CAMTRI Continental Cup, Single Wave)
9:00 am Expo Opens; and Race Packet Pickup Begins
9:00 am Race Briefing I
10:30 am RACE - Elite Mixed Team Relay (Nat'l Champs / TriCan Development Series / Prov Club Champs)
11:00 am Race Briefing II
12:00 pm Mandatory and Only Race Briefing for the Triathlon Ontario Cup Series Races
12:00 pm Swim Course
Familiarization Starts
2:30 pm Race Briefing III
4:00 pm Race Briefing IV
4:30 pm Expo Closes
Sunday, July 22, 2018
5:30 am Transition Opens for Olympic Distance Race
6:50 am RACE - Olympic Distance Race Starts
7:45 am RACE - Global Swim Series Canadian Championships - The Toronto Mile
8:00 am Transition Opens for Sprint Distance Races
9:20 am RACE - Triathlon Ontario Cup Series Races‎ Start
9:25 am RACE - Age Group Draft Legal Sprint Race Starts
9:30 am RACE - Sprint Distance Race Starts
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I. What is the date for the Age Group Races?

  • Toronto Triathlon Festival – Olympic Distance Race: Sunday, July 22, 2018
  • Toronto Triathlon Festival – Sprint Distance Race: Sunday, July 22, 2018

II. How do I register for the Age Group Races?

  • A registration link will be posted on the TTF home page on the navigation bar once we open registration in early December.
  • Register early, as we expect to attract many participants, especially given the exclusive benefits we are offering to early registrants through the TTF Gold Member Club
  • No mail in registrations will be accepted

III. What is the cost for entry?

  • Info on entry fees can be found here.

IV. What is the water quality like in Lake Ontario?

  • Toronto beaches score exceptionally well when tested on the “Blue Flag” system (the Blue Flag is an internationally recognized eco-label awarded to beaches that achieve high standards in 29 criteria including water quality, environmental education, environmental management, safety and services)
  • To read a recent article on Toronto’s water quality, please click here
  • To find out more about Toronto beaches’ water quality, please click here

V. I can’t race, can I get a refund? a deferral?

  • No refunds, no exceptions
  • You may NOT transfer your 2018 entry to another athlete
  • Only medical related deferrals will be accepted and must be requested by May 1, 2018 – there will be no deferrals processed beyond this date

VI. Do I need photo I.D. to pick up my race packet?

  • Yes
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