Random Drawing Procedure

The 2021 Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon Random Drawing is closed. You can join the Wait List HERE.

RANDOM DRAWING PROCEDURE for individual age-group participants only*:



APR 14, 2021

Online registration to enter the random drawing opens.

APR 30, 2021

There will be 1 round of random drawing. Registration for the random drawing will CLOSE on April 30, 2021.

May 5, 2021

The names of the selected athletes will be posted online by May 5, 2021.

MAY 21, 2021

Random drawing winners MUST click on their unique registration link sent via email, complete registration, and complete payment in order to be officially registered in the race. Random drawing winners MUST complete the registration by May 21, 2021**. There are NO EXCUSES and NO EXCEPTIONS to this deadline.

  • A maximum of 2,000 participants are allowed in the race. A majority are selected through the random drawing procedure.
  • Participants will be chosen from the following groups in order:
    • Those who have competed 3 or more times (in the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon)
    • Open random draw from all those remaining
      (The drawing is selected at random by computer, however, the selection process will ensure the selection of at least one male and one female from all 50 states and at least 10% international participation

*Professionals, Challenged Athletes, Open Relay Teams, and Corporate ESCAPE Teams will participate in open registration and are not subject to selection through the random drawing procedure. Challenged Athletes and Relay Teams will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis.

**Registration window may close early if capacity is reached due to high demand.

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