The 2017 Escape Triathlon Series is a multi-city Qualification Series for 2018 Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon! #EscapeSeriesTri The Escape Series will feature challenging courses, celebrated race locations and top professional triathletes from around the world.
The Escape Series qualifying races are as follows:
Philadelphia Escape Triathlon, June 24-25
Des Moines Escape Triathlon, September 3
The Nation's Triathlon, September 10
Lake Geneva Escape Triathlon, September 23
Look for more markets being announced soon!
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REMINDER: Nation's Escape bike pick up will be available from 8am - 12pm today. Please bring your timing chip and wristband to claim your bike. We've received several athlete responses about not receiving our notification emails. Please check your spam folder and filters as several athletes have found our update emails in there.
Nation's Escape Athletes: For any athlete who has their bike in transition, you may pick up your bike before 6pm tonight. You will need to bring your timing chip and wristband to get back into transition. We understand your frustration and sincerely apologize for the inconvenience. If you cannot pick up your bike before 6pm tonight, you may pick up your bike tomorrow from 8am - 12pm.
Nation’s Escape Triathlon Update: Due to current weather conditions and anticipated storm activity, tomorrow’s Nation’s Escape Triathlon has been cancelled. Safety of our participants is our top priority. We thank our athletes, fans, and partners for their support and understanding.
IMPORTANT RACE UPDATE: As of 9 a.m. EDT, the Department of Energy and Environment notified race personnel, that due to last night’s storm, a sewer overflow occurred, resulting in the rescinding of the approved permit and the cancellation of the swim portion of tomorrow’s Nation’s Escape Triathlon. The safety of the participants is our top priority. The race will continue with a modified race course, which will include a 5k run, 40k bike and 5k run starting and ending at West Potomac Park. We will proceed with a 7 a.m. Olympic race start time and an 8 a.m. sprint race start time. The sprint race will include a 1-mile run, 26.5k bike and 5k run. More info to come...
Nation’s Escape swim is approved by the Dept of Energy and Environment!👍 Less than 12 hours remain to register for this weekend’s race – grab your slot before 11:59pm EST TONIGHT! Click --> https://bit.ly/NationsEscape
Nation's Escape - 3 Days Away!
Counting down the days! We're officially 3 days away from thousands of triathletes taking over Washington D.C. Reminder that online reigstration for Nation's Escape will close ON FRIDAY at 11:59pm EST! Don't miss the party this weekend, register before it's too late --> https://bit.ly/NationsEscape
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Get outside and enjoy a little swim, bike, run on this beautiful Labor Day! 👍
Emma's ready to take on Nation's Escape!
Hundreds of athletes made their first ever Escape with us this season and there's a story behind every one of them. Whether you're racing for a cause, family member, or yourself, embrace the moment and see you at the finish line!
Face Your Fears. Live Your Dreams.
15 Days 'til Nation's Escape Triathlon
Let the countdown begin! In 15 days thousands of triathletes will take the historic ride through Washington DC... Still time to join the party --> https://bit.ly/NationsEscape
Preparing for Nation's Escape Bike Course!
Graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and Professional Triathlete, Nicholas Sterghos, is gearing up for Nation's Escape bike course! Are you ready to bike past our Nation's historical landmarks...
Inspiring story from Faren Aimeé and why she decided to TRI! Just one year ago, Faren targeted a goal for herself and learned to swim for the first time. After completing several triathlons to date, Faren has her eyes set on her hometown race, Nation's Escape Triathlon! It's never too late to TRI! Join Faren and the District Triathlon team in just a few weeks in Washington DC. https://bit.ly/NationsEscape