The Santa Cruz Triathlon
Registration for 2023 IS OPEN!
Race to be held on Sunday, September 24, 2023
Thursday, February 2, 2023 6pm
REI 1662 Commercial Way, Santa Cruz, CA 95065
Join us for the kickoff meeting for Nu2Tri, our beginner triathlon training program that takes you from where you are to the finish line of your first triathlon.
Learn the ABCs of swimming, biking, and running through our easy, affordable program that trains everyone to finish their first triathlon. Hundreds of people have graduated from this program, learning how to safely swim in the ocean, ride alongside traffic on Highway 1, and run with the best on West Cliff Drive.
For more info on the program, visit https://www.sctriathlon.com/nu2tri
Formerly named the Santa Cruz Sentinel Triathlon, the Santa Cruz Triathlon is a non-profit event. Each year the race donates $30,000 to $50,000 to the Santa Cruz community! 2018 and 2019 the race showed big profits, donating $70,000 back into our community! In 2021, it showed it's biggest year yet, donating $90,000 back into the Santa Cruz community! Proceeds from the event are donated to the Santa Cruz County High School athletic programs, the UC Santa Cruz Swim Program, Cabrillo College Athletics, Santa Cruz Track Club, and the Santa Cruz Triathlon Association. These organizations receive donations from the race and provide volunteers on the course. Everyone’s participation is greatly appreciated!
Named by Active.com as one of the “Top Ten Most Scenic Triathlons” in California, 2010