Race Information

Hoot Lake Triathlon
Fergus Falls, MN
Otter Tail County
Aug 4, 2024 - Sunday
sprint triathlon
  • Details from event's RunSignUp.com listing:

    The Fergus Falls YMCA is bringing back the Hoot Lake Triathlon this year!
    The Triathlon starts with a ¼ mile swim on the beautiful Hoot Lake 1 mile northeast of Fergus Falls. The 15.7-mile bike route follows scenic rolling country roads. You will finish the race with a 3.3-mile run on city and trail byways.

    Date: Sunday, Aug. 4th, 2024
    Location: Hoot Lake Public Access, 1 Mile NE of Fergus Falls on County Highway 1, Fergus Falls, MN
    Cost: 
            Early Bird Special--March 15th - April 30th:
    | $75 Individual | $100 Relay Team 
            Regular registration--May 1st - July 28th: | $85 Individual | $120 Relay Team

    You must be registered by July 5th to receive a race t-shirt. 

    Packet Pickup will be available on the 3rd at the YMCA in Fergus Falls, as well as before the race. 

    Pre-Race meeting will be held at 7:00AM sharp.

    Click Here to view the course map

    Course:
    Swim: 1/4 mile open water swim in Hoot Lake
    Bike: 15.7 miles, all right hand turns, limited traffic control. All cyclists must observe Minnesota traffic laws. Certified hard-shelled bike helmets are required. Drafting is prohibited.
    Run: 3.3 miles

    Event Schedule:
    6:00AM-7:00AM: Check-in and packet pick-up at Hoot Lake Public Access. All participants must be marked and attend pre-race meeting at 7:00AM.
    7:30AM: Race Start
    AWARDS: Following the last finisher. Results will be posted on www.fergusfallsymca.org and www.pickleevents.com

    Race Requirements:
    All participants will be marked with race numbers. Swimmers must wear swim caps (Provided by YMCA). Wet suits are allowed. Bikers must wear ANSI-approved helmets. (No drafting on the bike course. ) Lifejackets are allowed.

    Awards:
    The top male and top female finishers will receive a 1st overall award. Awards for the first three places for males and females in each one of the following age groups:

    • 19 and under
    • 20-29
    • 30-39
    • 40-49
    • 50-59
    • 60-69
    • 70 and over

    Relay Awards: top three places for each relay division (Male, Female, Mixed)

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  • Added to our Directory
    Jan 31, 2005
  • Last Updated in our Directory
    Mar 4, 2024
  • Last checked by a snack-eating human.
    Jul 2, 2024
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