Sun October 1, 2023 Champaign, IL 61820 US Directions



201 E Peabody Dr
Champaign, IL US 61820


All registration closes at 10AM Saturday (9/30).  You must be registered by 10AM Saturday in order to race.

Tri the Illini is a sprint triathlon that consists of a 300 meter pool swim in a 50 meter outdoor pool, a fast and flat 14 mile bike, and a 5k run through the UIUC campus. It will start and end at the Activities and Recreation Center on University of Illinois’s campus, where the swim will be taking place.

To be guaranteed for a race shirt, sign up by September 6th and there will be a shirt reserved for you in the size you specify. Otherwise, shirts are given out on a first come, first serve basis at packet pick up, while supplies lasts.

Packet Pickup: Body N' Sole (1317 N Dunlap Ave, Savoy, IL), 9/30 from 2:30-6 pm and ARC Gym 3, race morning from 6:15-7:30am 
Address: UIUC Activities and Recreation Center (201 E Peabody Dr., Champaign, Illinois)

Race Morning Schedule

600:-7:30 AM: Transition open

6:15-7:30 AM: Packet pick up in Gym 3

7:40 AM: Mandatory pre-race meeting in Gym 3, immediately followed by athlete corralling

8 AM: Race Start

Additional Information

Tri The Illini is a USA Triathlon sanctioned event and follows USAT rules and regulations. More details can be found here.

Parking is available at parking lot E-14 located at the intersection of First and Kirby. A map to this lot can be found here. 

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