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33rd Annual Great Clermont Triathlon

March 20, 2016

When: Sunday, March 20, 2016

Start Time: 7:30AM

Race Venue: Clermont’s Waterfront Park, 330 3rd. Street – “World Triathlon Destination”

Directions: Clermont is located 20 minutes west of Orlando at the intersection of US HWY 27 and State Road 50. From State Road 50 in Clermont, take East Avenue north one mile to Palm Avenue and the entrance to Waterfront Park. Waterfront Park is on the southern shores of Lake Minneola.

International Distance Triathlon: 1.5K Swim, 40K Bike, 10K Run
International Distance Aqua Bike: 1.5K Swim, 40K Bike.


SWIM – The 1500 meter swim course is a triangular shaped course in Lake Minneola. Swimmers will swim counter-clockwise, keeping all buoys on their left. Swimmers will complete one lap of the course. The projected water temperature is expected to be 68-78.  Wetsuit use is in accordance with USAT rules.

BIKE – The 40K (24.8 miles) bike course travels counter-clockwise around Lake Minneola, with an out an back section on Cherry Lake Road. The Cherry Lake Road portion has rolling hills.

RUN – The 10K run course is an out and back loop course on the South Lake Trail.

Amenities: Finisher medal, colorful event shirt, accurately measured and well monitored course. Post race food tent. Registering by March 10th ensures proper t-shirt size.

Awards: Individual Triathlon – Top three overall, top masters, and the top three in each division, male and female.
Relay Teams – Top three teams in each of the following categories: All Male, All Female, and Mixed
Aqua Bike – Top three finishers overall, male and female.
Open Water Swim – No Awards

Entry Fees*:

 Individual $85 $99 $125 $135 $150
 Collegiate/Military $85 $85 $99 $110 $125
 2 or 3 Person Relay $120 $150 $195 $225 $250
 Aqua Bike $75 $89 $115 $125 $140
 1.5K Open Water Swim $35 $35 $35 $40 $50

* All participants in all events must show proof of current USA Triathlon Membership or purchase a one-day USAT License at check-in ($12). The entry fees posted above do not included USA Triathlon membership fees.

** Participants entering at the special Collegiate/Military rate must race in either the Collegiate or Military divisions. 

Club and Group Discounts: Sommer Sports offers a great discounted race entry program for clubs, groups, and active military organizations.

Volunteers: Be part of all the excitement at one of Sommer Sport’s events. Whether you have just a couple of hours to spare, or the entire day, your help will make a difference. Grab a bunch of friends, family or co-workers and create a team to staff one of the water stations located along the course. Positions are available to fit any schedule.

Event Timetable*:

 Friday, March 18, 2016
 2:00pm – 6:00pm  Packet Pick-up & Late Registration
Saturday, March 19, 2016
 5:45am – 7:15am  Packet Pick-up & Late Registration (Florida Challenge Only)
 7:30am  Intimidator Transition Area Closes
 7:30am  Intimidator Start
 8:45am  Florida Challenge Sprint Transition Area Closes
 8:55am  Florida Challenge Sprint Start
 11:00am  Florida Challenge Sprint Awards Ceremony
 12:00pm – 4:00pm  Great Clermont Tri Packet Pick-up & Late Registration
 2:00pm  Intimidator Awards Ceremony
 4:00pm  Intimidator Course Closes
 Sunday, March 20, 2016
 5:45am – 7:15am  Packet Pick-up & Late Registration
 7:30am  Transition Area Closes
 7:30am  Start!
 11:30am  Awards Ceremony
 1:00pm  Course Closes


Sommer Sports


Clermont’s Waterfront Park
330 3rd St.
Clermont, FL United States