About the Event
The YMCA Wrightsville Beach Triathlon is the oldest sprint triathlon in the United States! Believe it or not, It was started in 1979, the year after the KONA IRONMAN in Hawaii which means 2018 is the 40th anniversary. The WB-TRI Fest will begin with a Friday evening open water swim, a Saturday morning sprint distance, a kids triathlon and a post party at Lighthouse Beer and Wine on Wrightsville Beach. Come bring the family and enjoy a fun fitness weekend!
Wrightsville Beach Park
321 Causeway Dr.
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
Friday September 28th: 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Saturday, September 29th: 5:00am to 6:00am @ WB PARK
SWAGAll participants that compete in the Adult sprint race will receive a T-shirt and Orange Pajama pants as part of the NCTS 20th anniversary. All youth triathletes will receive a t-shirt. The Friday swim does not include swag, but does include a beer tasting.
North Carolina Triathlon
The YMCA Wrightsville Beach Triathlon is part of the 20 year old North Carolina Triathlon Series opperated by SET UP Events. You will register for the Historic Sprint Triathlon through the Set UP events website.