Boston Triathlon – 15th Anniversary by the Numbers | Sports Destination Management

Boston Triathlon – 15th Anniversary by the Numbers

Aug 23, 2023

Endurance.Biz compiled the following statistics on the Boston Triathlon. The original article is found at this link.

2023 Columbia Threadneedle Investments Boston Triathlon will take place on August 26- 27, 2023 at Carson Beach. This is the 15th anniversary of the race. This year’s event will feature the Team Championship, a new competition open to all groups.

The event includes both Olympic and Sprint distance races and is Boston’s only triathlon. The race consists of a swim at Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation’s (DCR) Carson Beach, a bike ride on DCR William Day Boulevard, and a beautiful run in South Boston. In addition to the main race on August 27, Kids Day will take place on Saturday, August 26, featuring a host of activities designed to inspire future generations of triathletes.

Boston Triathlon stats over the last 15 years:

• 20,000+ total racers
• residents from 300 Massachusetts towns
• entrees from 50 states
• participants from 36 different countries
• median age of racers is 34 years old
• 49 percent of participants are women
• ninth year for Kids Day at the Boston Triathlon
• eight years with Columbia Threadneedle Investments as the title partner

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