There will be 2 packet pick-up times. Please note 2 different locations.
Bring photo ID and your USAT membership number or if your purchased a single-day membership, please bring your receipt. If your USAT membership is expired and you need to purchase a single day membership, you may do so at packet pick up.
Cash or check only.

FRIDAY AUGUST 18TH (4:30 pm – 7:30 pm)
ARE (Rear of Positive Motion PT)
21A Railroad Avenue
Albany, NY 12205
Between Fuller Rd and Interstate Ave

SATURDAY AUGUST 19TH (6 am – 7:30 am)
Crystal Cove Pavilion
66 Old Route 66
Averill Park, NY 12018
The pavilion is at the end of the gravel road where you enter the parking lot, up the hill from the beach and transition area.


Transition area opens at 6:00 am Only athletes will be permitted in the transition area.
You must show a race bib or body marking to enter transition.
Transition area will close at 7:30 am.
And all athletes will be asked to move outside of the transition area toward the swim start.

NOTE: NO PETS allowed on Crystal Lake property at the request of the owners.



  • First swim wave is at 8:00 am
  • Second swim wave is 8:03 am
  • Third swim wave is 8:06 am
  • Fourth swim wave is 8:09 am
  • Fifth swim wave is 8:12 am

There will be volunteers on the race course and the course is marked,
but please be a responsible triathlete and KNOW THE COURSE.
Safety above all else! Triathlon is a fun sport IF you remain uninjured.
USAT rules apply; you may review them here: Race Rules
USAT officials will be watching and will issue time penalties or DQs
There will be a bike course cut-off at 10:45 am.
Any athlete not departing transition by 10:45 am to begin the run will NOT be allowed to continue.

Due to scheduling of road closures, we must enforce a race cut off time.
The race course closes at 11:30 am.
The course maps can be viewed at the following link: Race Maps

The Race Directors reserve the right to impose time restrictions.

Course Closes at 11:30 am

The Race Directors reserve the right to impose time restrictions.


Awards start at 11:00 am

Awards will be given for the following:

  • Top 3 overall Male and Female

Thank you to all our race sponsors. Please frequent our sponsors and say thank you!
The Lakeview Inn – Averill Park
Hannaford – West Sand Lake
Whole Foods – Albany
Price Chopper – Rt 155 and Central Ave. Colonie
Center Square Asset Management, Inc. – Castleton, NY