Toughman Triathlon

Event Date

Sun, Sep 7, 2014


Croton-on-Hudson, NY

About This Activity

Race Distance

Swim 1.2 miles, Bike 56 miles, Run 13.1 miles


Individual...........starts at $225

Relay...................starts at $425

Student .............$150 (age 17-24. Must provide proof of student status)


Weight Class

Clydesdale = Men over 220lbs

Athena = Women over 165 lbs

Entry Fee Includes

  • Athlete race entry
  • Toughman Giveaway (e.g. shirt/hat)
  • Race nutrition
  • Post-race food: Healthy snack bag & Beer
  • Swim cap
  • Goody bag
  • Timing chip with five splits
  • Finisher's medal

V.I.P. Upgrade

During registration you can select to become a VIP athelte for $40. Benefits include: Race day Packet Pick-up, Pre-race food, VIP Tent & bathroom access. Extra wristbands available to purchase for family/friends.


You must be a member of USA Triathlon (USAT) to compete in the race, including each relay member. If you do not have an annual membership, you must purchase a one-day membership for $12 during the registration process.


The race is a USAT sanctioned race so USAT rules are in effect and USAT officials will oversee the race course.

Age Requirements

You must be 17 years old or older to participate in the TOUGHMAN race as an individual (or 15 years old in a relay team).

Packet Pick-Up

Packet Pick-up will take place on:

  • Wed 9/3 11:00- 7:30pm (NYC)
  • Sat 9/6  1:30-6:30pm Race site, Croton Point Park, Westchester

You must bring photo proof of identity and your USAT card if you have one. YOU CANNOT SEND SOMEONE ELSE TO PICK UP FOR YOU! Participants who transfer or sell their race number without going through the race management, will not be allowed to race, lose all entry fees as well as be subject to disciplinary action by USAT.

Bike Check

You can check your bike in (if you want) on Saturday between 2-7pm.

Toughman Tri Club

Join the Tri Club for a $25 add-on during registration and you will receive a Toughman hat and 16-Week Training Plan. A must have for athletes new to the longer distance. Available only through 6/1.

August Training Clinic

We hold a 2-day clinic in August that covers the swim, bike and run plus transition tips. It's a fun and social event that's also a great preview before race day. Sign up during your race registration to 1 or 2 days starting at $40.

Transfer/Refund Policy

There are no refunds. offers race insurance during your registration for an additional $7.

Transfers can be requested up until July 31, but we do not handle the money exchange - that is between you and your buyer. Email: to request a transfer.

Athletes that are unable to race or transfer may receive a full deferral to the following year if they fulfill 6 hours volunteering for the race. Earning a full deferral for a 2014 entry means the entire entry fee will be credited towards the athlete's 2015 entry. This cannot be carried over to future years.

Event details and schedule

Start Times

First wave goes off Sunday at 6:45 AM. There will be approx. 7 waves by age groups with 5 minutes in between each wave. Transition opens at 5:00 AM on Sunday morning and closes at 6:20 AM. Park entrance is closed to incoming cars at 5:15 AM and reopens at 8:30 AM.

Race Cutoffs

You must be able to complete the events within the following cut off times to avoid being pulled from the course for safety reasons:

  • Swim: 1 hour and 10 minutes
  • Swim/Bike: 5 hours
  • Swim/Bike/Run: 8 hours

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