US Open Triathlon

Olympic, Sprint, Super Sprint, Other

Event Date

Sun, Oct 12, 2014


Rockwall, TX

About This Activity

The cities of Rockwall & Heath, TX are the hosts of this USA Triathlon-sanctioned event that starts with a swim in beautiful Lake Ray Hubbard at Rockwall Harbor. The bike course travels through Rockwall and Heath, with the run and finish line on the lakefront.


With Olympic, Sprint and Super Sprint and Youth courses that provide distances for every caliber triathlete from newbie to elite-level, this enlivened event is a late season must-do.


Close your racing season with a fun race and great Texas hospitality. See you in Texas on October 12

Event details and schedule

Course Overview:


Swim: The swim will be in the calm waters on the east side of Lake Ray Hubbard at the marina of Rockwall Harbor, showcasing the harbor.
  • The transition area is on the grass park to the south of the swim exit. Participants will use the SwimStream™ start system developed by Pacific Sports.


Bike: The bike course will be on rolling terrain incorporating the roads of Rockwall and Heath Texas.

  • The Olympic Course is 2 loops of the course.

  • The Sprint course is 1 loop.

  • Super Sprint and youth courses will be shortened routes on the same roads, primarily in Rockwall.


Run: The run course will be in the Rockwall Harbor area with the finish immediately adjacent to the Hilton Dallas/Rockwall Lakefront.

Course maps



A variety of registration options are available:


  • Olympic distance (age group, relays)
  • Sprint distance (age group, relays)
  • Super Sprint (age group)
  • Youth (7-10 and 11-14)
  • USAT South Midwest Collegiate Championship
  • Tri Club Championship

There is a limit of 1,500 triathletes.

All participants receive:

  • Custom-designed t-shirt

  • Custom-designed finisher medal

  • Post-race food/beverage

  • On-course fluid & fuel

  • Six-split timing for all categories

  • blueseventy-custom race swim cap

  • beer garden (18+) at finish line area

  • 12 week Sprint or Olympic training plan

  • transition clinic (PlayTri)


All athletes must agree to the following policies when registering:

  • NO refunds, deferrals, rollovers or bib transfers (except for active duty military). There are NOexceptions.

  • Fees listed do not include the Active Network processing fee, nor do they include a $12 1-day license fee for non-USAT Members. Each participant MUST have a valid USAT license (or they purchase a $12 one-day license).

Host Hotel

Our host hotel is The Hilton Dallas/Rockwall Lakefront, 2055 Summer Lee Drive Rockwall, Texas

You can make reservations  by calling 1-800-445-8667. Please use group code ROCTRI when you make reservations. 


To ensure you receive the U.S. Open Triathlon group rate you must make your reservations by Sept. 17.


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