September 16-17, 2023
Highline Lake State Park in Loma, CO
Sprint Distance: 750m swim, 12.65mi bike, 5k run (Sep 16) - $90
Olympic Distance: 1500m swim, 24.8mi bike, 10k run (Sep 16) - $110
Off-Road Sprint: 750m swim, 14mi bike, 5k run (Sep 17) - $95
Relay team: Sprint, Olymic, Off-Road (SEP 16-17) - $125
PACKET PICK-UP TIMES:
Friday at 4:00pm-7:00pm, Highline Lake State Park
Saturday at 6:00am-one hour before the expected race start time,
Highline Lake State Park
Sunday at 6:00am-7:00am, Highline Lake State Park
Saturday Race Start Times:
Sunday Race Start Times:
Off Road: 8:00am
Join the Grand Junction Sports Commission for the 2023 Desert's Edge Triathlon Festival. The race will Start and Finish in the scenic Highline Lake State Park with spectacular 360° views of the valley. Sprint and Olympic distances are offered for road cyclists and an Off-Road Sprint is offered for mountain bikers. Post-race food and beverage will be provided along with entertainment in the park.
Packet pickup will take place on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at the times stated above. An athlete guide will be sent out prior to the event with additional details. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. This is not a USAT-sanctioned race, so no license is required from USAT.
CAMPING at Highline Lake is reserved for triathletes and can only be made through the Grand Junction Sports Commission. Camping requests for 2023 are now OPEN. Fill out this form to request your spot for 2023.
2023 ATHLETE GUIDE WILL BE RELEASED IN FALL 2023
Signups close September 14th, 2023, at 11:59pm