Qualify (Escape Triathlon Series)


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Over the last 37 years, The Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon has established itself as one of the premier triathlons in the world. Its popularity has also made it one of the hardest races to get into, on par with Kona.

The ESCAPE Triathlon Series was developed as an additional option for those looking to participate in the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon. The Series consists of qualifying events across the United States and Internationally. For more information on the Series, Click Here.

Please note:

For those qualifying through an Escape Triathlon Series event, you will receive an email with registration instructions following your event.


The following events will qualify participants for the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon:


Event Date: June 24th + 25th, 2017

Location: Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, PA

For More Information, CLICK HERE


Event Date: September 2nd + 3rd, 2017

Location: Gray's Lake Park, Des Moines, IA

For More Information, CLICK HERE

Event Date: September 10th, 2017

Location: West Potomac Park, Washington, DC

For More Information, CLICK HERE


Event Date: September 23rd, 2017

Location: Williams Bay, WI

For More Information, CLICK HERE


Event Date: October 1st, 2017

Location: South Shore Harbor Marina, New Orleans, LA

For More Information, CLICK HERE

Additional ESCAPE Qualifying Events:


Event Date: August 25th + 26th, 2017

Location: Käringsund, Eckerö




Event Date: September 10th, 2017

Location: Fengtai, Beijing




Event Date: September 23 + 24, 2017

Location: Westchester, NY




The best amateur male and female competitors from each race will qualify in the following manner:


AGE GROUP QUALIFIERS (up to 50)
MEN WOMEN
19 and under 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
20-24 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
25-29 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
30-34 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
35-39 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
40-44 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
45-49 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
50-54 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
55-59 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
60-64 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
65-69 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
70-74 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
75-79 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
80-84 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
Athena 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
Clydesdale 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place
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