Triple Threat Series


Event Date

Sun, Jun 28, 2015


Lakewood, WA


Activity Today Later

Triathlon-Sprint - Individual

$125 $165 Closed

Triathlon-Sprint - Team

$275 $310 Closed

About This Activity

The Triple Threat Series is back! Join Black Hills Triathlon, Lakewood SummerFEST Triathlon, and the JBLM Triathlon for a summer of races! This Triple Threat Series consists of three Triathlons beginning on Sunday, June 28 with the Black Hills Triathlon in Lacey. The Second race of the series is in Lakewood, at the Fourth Annual SummerFEST Triathlon on Saturday, July 11. The series wraps up on Saturday, August 29 with a Sprint or Olympic Triathlon on JBLM. Triple Threat Participants will receive a Triple Threat Series t-shirt and medal in addition to the Race T's and Medals of each individual Triathlon upon completetion of the series. Check out each website (listed below) for more details on each race!

Black Hills Triathlon

Sunday, June 28, 2015

2790 Carpenter Rd SE

Lacey, Washington 98503


Lakewood SummerFEST Triathlon

Saturday, July 11, 2015

8714 87th Ave SW

Lakewood, Washington 98499


JBLM Sprint & Olympic Triathlon

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Shoreline Beach Road

Fort Lewis, Washington 98433

Event details and schedule

The Black Hills Triathlon and SummerFEST Triathlon Require the purchase of a One-Day ($12 each race) or Yearly USAT Membership. Participation will not be allowed without the proper USAT Documentation at Packet Pick-Up.


Black Hills Triathlon (USAT Sanctioned)

Sunday, June 28, 2015

The Black Hills Triathlon in Lacey is a premier, USAT sanctioned, sprint distance triathlon organized by a team of event specialists who are passionate about providing a safe and well-organized race of the highest quality. Our race is uniquely suited to both the beginning triathlete and the seasoned competitor and features a ½ mile swim in beautiful Long Lake, a 17 mile bike ride and a 3.1 mile run.


Packet Pick-up:

Friday, June 26th, 10am-2pm, by appointment only - email the race director at to RSVP.

Saturday, June 27th, 3-6pm, Thurston County Fairgrounds. Bike drop off to our secure transition area is permitted during this time.

Sunday, June 28th, 5am-5:30am by appointment only - email the race director at


Race Day Schedule:

5:30am - Transition opens

7am - Mandatory pre-race meeting at the lake near the swim exit


10am - Awards Ceremony near the finish line

Lakewood SummerFEST Triathlon (USAT Sanctioned)
Saturday, July 11, 2015

The Lakewood SummerFEST Triathlon, held in Lakewood, Washington, is a fun and competitive USAT Sanctioned Sprint Triathlon. The course consists of a ½ mile swim starting and ending from the shores of American Lake Park; a 14-mile bike course looped through the streets of Lakewood, Steilacoom, JBLM and Pierce County, and a 3.1-mile run through the trails at Fort Steilacoom Park.

Packet Pick-up:

Friday, July 10th, 1-6pm at Lakewood City Hall (6000 Main Street SW)

You must be present and show your picture ID in order to pick up your race packet! Friends/relatives are not allowed to pick up your packet for you. It is strictly against USAT rules for anyone to pick up a packet without proper Identification and verification from race officials.

USA Triathlon Card

The Lakewood SummerFEST is a USA Triathlon sanctioned event. All participants must have a USA Triathlon membership card. You must bring your USA Triathlon membership card and photo ID to show at packet pickup. If you are not a member, then you must show your receipt for your one-day membership OR purchase a one-day membership on site. YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO RACE WITHOUT THIS.

Race Day Schedule: 

6:00am – 8:45am: T1 and T2 areas open for gear staging. Only racers with body numbers and wrist bands may enter the transition areas for staging their own gear.

6:30am – 8:20am: Shuttle bus running.

8:35am: Racer Count-In

8:45am: Racer pre-race briefing

8:50am: Open Water Warm Up

9:00am: RACE START


JBLM Sprint & Olympic Triathlon (Not Sanctioned)
Saturday, August 29, 2015 

Joint Base Lewis-McChord MWR welcomes you to participate in our triathlon. This is the final triathlon in the Triple Threat Series. The swim starts in American Lake at Beautiful Shoreline Park, with the bike and run courses winding through the streets of JBLM on the Lewis side. The Sprint distance includes a 500 M Swim, a 14-mi bike and a 5K run. The Olympic distance includes a 1500 M Swim, a 25-mi bike and a 10K run.

After the race enjoy refreshments, door prize drawings and an awards ceremony for top finishers. There will be age group awards for the Top three male and female finishers of the Sprint and Olympic distances. There will also be a Grand Prize awarded to the participant with the best overall time who competed in all three triathlons.

If you have Zero Military Affiliation and need to be on the access list, you must register by August 19, 2015.

All participants without military affiliation must take exit 120 to Lewis Main, and stop at the Visitor’s Center. Directions to Shoreline Park after leaving the Visitor’s Center: Take a left turn out of the parking lot onto 41st Division Drive. Go through the Gate Guard (Security) for JBLM North. At the first Traffic Light Turn Right onto San Francisco. Once on San Francisco Ave turn slightly left onto American Lake Ave. Turn right onto Shoreline Beach Road. Destination will at the end of the road, and parking will be in the gravel lot to the left.

Packet Pick-up:

Friday, August 28th from 5pm-9pm at Shoreline Park. Packet pick-up on race day will start at 7:30am.

You must be present and show your picture ID in order to pick up your race packet! Friends/relatives are not allowed to pick up your packet for you.



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