Event History

Race the River Triathlon was con­ceived out of a deep pas­sion for the sport and the desire for a race that any­one can com­plete. Peo­ple of all ages can par­tic­i­pate in this sprint dis­tance event and in doing so; they take part in a healthy lifestyle. Early in 2007, a group of ath­letes and John Stone (Devel­oper… [Con­tinue Reading]

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Kid’s Race the River

Reg­is­tra­tion is Open: Use the link below:  https://endurancecui.active.com/event-reg/select-r… COST FOR EACH CHILD IS $20 Or you can pay with: credit card or check on the day of the race. Race starts at 10:30 Sat­ur­day July 26, 2014 Day of reg­is­tra­tion will start at 8:30.…. closes at 10:00 (NO EXCEPTIONS) ALL TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AS NEEDED Tran­si­tion opens at 10:00: Day… [Con­tinue Reading]

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Race Rules

Down­load PDF SPECTATOR NOTICE: Please inform your spec­ta­tors they must respect pri­vate prop­erty in order for this race to con­tinue. As the race grows, so have inci­dents of spec­ta­tors caus­ing prop­erty dam­age and leav­ing lit­ter. We receive per­mis­sion from pri­vate prop­erty own­ers to hold this event. This course pro­vides ample spec­ta­tor view­points with­out enter­ing pri­vate prop­erty,… [Con­tinue Reading]



Wel­come to Race Sea­son 2014. Last year, one of our rac­ers brought out a home made arrow hel­met, another racer wanted to race with “won­der women” boots on.… I was inspired: So I give you the Super Hero Cos­tume Divi­sion… enjoy The Super Hero Cos­tume Divi­sion: no spe­cial reg­is­tra­tion need­e­dRules: (Un-official cat­e­gory judged by race direc­tor) Dress… [Con­tinue Reading]

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Expe­ri­ence Race the River!  Browse race day pho­tographs and videos: We found that pho­tos upload and down­load much faster on Face­book… please check out over 1000 pho­tos we posted there… Videos https://www.facebook.com/pages/Race-the-River-Triathlon/105058567643    


Event Information

Race the River sprint triathlon Race the River is a sprint-distance triathlon that takes place in beau­ti­ful Coeur d’Alene Idaho.  It starts with a 0.5 mile swim with the mild cur­rent of the Spokane river, just as it leaves crys­tal clear Lake Coeur d’Alene.  Ath­letes tran­si­tion onto their bikes through the  mod­ern River­stone com­plex and… [Con­tinue Reading]

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Race the River is built around an amaz­ing group of ath­letes, vol­un­teers, and spon­sors.   Add your voice to the com­mu­nity today! Reg­is­ter Vol­un­teer Sponsor

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THANK YOU SPONSORS!! Please con­tact us here to spon­sor. RIVERSTONE (Our title spon­sor) 360 Fit­ness.….….. (Our loca­tion and fin­ish line spon­sor) PHYSIO ONE.…..(Our tran­si­tion and mul­ti­sport per­for­mance con­nec­tion)   Ver­ti­cal Earth.…(Our bike tech crew (the best), and bike course spon­sor) Le Peep.. (Our food spon­sor.. come watch the swim from their bal­cony) Cen­ten­nial Trail.….…   (They let us ride and run on… [Con­tinue Reading]

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Thank you for your inter­est in vol­un­teer­ing, the event can­not go on with­out your help!  Vol­un­teers receive a t-shirt, a meal, and lot’s of grat­i­tude from the ath­letes! We still need vol­un­teers for: course point­ers, fin­ish line, ath­lete food, tran­si­tion, body mark­ing Con­tact us with what posi­tion you can help us with, and please print… [Con­tinue Reading]


Registration Information

Packet Pick-up will be on Sat­ur­day, July 26, 2014 in River­stone  You must pick up your packet and pro­vide ID. Race the River is a USAT sanc­tioned race that will REQUIRE EVERYONE includ­ing team mem­bers to show pic­ture ID at packet pickup. There will be late packet pickup on race morn­ing for those who can­not… [Con­tinue Reading]

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Here are some help­ful links to answer com­mon race ques­tions: I’m new to the sport.  Any tips? What gear should I bring? Do I need a wet­suit? Where do I stay? What are the poli­cies for reg­is­tra­tion transfers?


Course Maps

Maps: 0.5 mile swim   10.7 mile bike Turn by turn bike 2013 3.1 mile run  

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