Event Info

Date & Location

Date: Sunday, July 29
Ottawa Lake State Park, Dousman, Wisconsin – Map & Directions
First wave starts at 7:00

Packet Pick-Up

Information coming soon!


Vehicle admission is included in the race cost. All vehicles require a State Parking Pass. Please be sure the pass is visible in your vehicle’s window.

Arrive early to ensure enough time to park and check in. Please do not park in areas that are marked NO PARKING. No parking on Hwy 67 or on Hwy ZZ. All violators will be ticketed and/or towed. Parking for both the kids and adult events will be in the paved lots and the grass parking lot in Ottawa Lake State Park. Additional parking is available at the overflow parking lot on Hwy ZZ about 3/4 mile away.

Body Marking

After checking in, please go to the body marking area. Your race number and your wave will be marked on the leg and the arm. These markings are used to identify you and people in your wave at the start of the swim.

Free Race Photos

The Tri-ing for Children’s Triathlon is a FocalShare event… That means that every participant will be able to download FREE digital images. Share them with friends, family, on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, or your blog!


Overall awards 1st, 2nd, and 3rd will be awarded to men and women. Overall awards will also be given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd relay teams.

Age group awards 1st, 2nd, and 3rd will be awarded for each age group, men and women. Age groups are as follows: 19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and up

Special award categories 1st, 2nd, and 3rd will be awarded to men in the Clydesdale category (men over 200 lbs.), women in the Athena category (women over 150 lbs.), and men and women in the Novice category

NEW IN 2018

In 2018, the series scoring will be based on your five best times out of the seven races. Novice category is available however, those participants will be automatically placed in the age group category for points and awards. We will not be having a separate novice category for awards. We recommend that you enter the novice category three times or less as it is intended to help those that are truly new to the sport.

Rules & Regulations

  • Wetsuits may be worn.
  • Helmets and swim caps are MANDATORY.
  • Drafting is NOT permitted. Penalties and disqualification will be given for drafting.
  • You MUST wear your Velcro band with a timing chip on your ANKLE throughout the race. NO CHIP = NO TIME.
  • All relay athletes will exchange the timing chip in transition.
  • All athletes need to mount/dismount the bike at the mount/dismount mat.
  • All runners are required to wear a bib number and it MUST face forward at the finish line.
  • Racers and spectators must follow volunteer and officials’ instructions at all times.


Wetsuits are mandatory in water temperatures less that 58 degrees F. They may be worn in water temperatures up to and including 83.9 degrees F. Wetsuits are prohibited in water temperatures greater than 84 degrees F. Wetsuits cannot measure more than 5mm thick.

Weather / Refund Policy

Race Day Events and the WI Tri Series have a strict NO REFUND policy. Refunds will not be issued for any reason, including race cancellation due to inclement weather. The race director reserves the right to cancel or alter the race and its course at any point in time to preserve racer safety.