Third Annual | Olympic Distance Triathlon



1.5 km two-lap triangular course in Flathead Lake



40 km loop course through the valley southwest of Polson



10 km single loop course through scenic Polson


2014 Polson Triathlon – Saturday, August 16

Registration Now Open – field limited to 200 racers

Racers:  Check UPDATES page for regular posts as we get closer to race day.


After receiving some very positive feedback in the first two years, our local group of dedicated race organizers are inspired and committed to raising the bar again this August.  The word has spread that this is one of the very best regional multi-sport events so we know that it will continue to grow and reward participants with an unforgettable Montana racing experience.  Whether you are an experienced veteran or intimidated beginner, we hope that you will make the trip to Polson and take the plunge in 2014.

Event Highlights:

  • Unforgettable venue with lake, mountains, and expansive valley vistas
  • Challenging course with a great mix of hills, turns, and fast flats
  • Well-organized support with enthusiastic volunteers and aid stations
  • Bridge top spectating along the swim course
  • Safe, low traffic roads on a loop bike course
  • Single loop run with varied terrain and a downtown, Main St. finish line
  • Post race picnic for all racers, music, and a riverside award ceremony
  • Prize money, special awards, and great souvenir goodies

Most Recent Updates

Stay up-to-date with the latest news about the 2014 Polson Triathlon!

Improved Kid’s Races for 2014

Bring your kids and their gear as we are expanding our fun event for the younger folks this year. The kid races are free and will take place after the adults finish (see schedule on race info page) in two divisions. We are still finalizing the courses, but will try to keep the distances fairly […]

Regular Registration Deadline – July 31

Note that you now have only two weeks left to take advantage of the bargain standard price and get your self signed up for the 2014 Polson Triathlon. We have so many exciting plans and improvements for this year’s event, so don’t miss out. If you’ve already registered, talk to some of your multi-sport friends […]

Electronic Timing (thanks to Glacier Bank)

Another great development for the 2014 Polson Triathlon is that we will be purchasing and debuting new electronic timing equipment to speed up results and take the load off of our key volunteers. This has only been possible because local supporter Glacier Bank decided to become a true partner in this event, dramatically increasing their […]

Incredible Local Sponsor Support = More Racer Gear

Once again, the local business and individual sponsors are really kicking in to support the Polson Triathlon. This will allow us to raise the bar and make this a truly special event for all participants. In addition to the planned t-shirts and water bottles, we now plan to add silicon swim caps, race towels and […]