Packet Pick-up

Expo Packet Pick-up

If you have not paid for VIP packet pick-up, you must personally pick-up your packet at the expo on Friday, September 6, 2019. The expo for the San Diego Triathlon Classic will be at Moment Bicycles on Friday, September 6, 2019 from 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Moment Bicycles is located in Liberty Station, just blocks from the race transition area, at 2816 Historic Decatur Rd #135, San Diego, CA 92106.

Packet pick-up at the expo is MANDATORY for all athletes who have not paid for VIP packet pick-up.

VIP Packet Pick-up

If you are unable to attend the expo on Friday evening, for a fee, you may elect to pick-up your packet at the VIP check-in on race morning. You must personally sign the race waivers and retrieve your race materials between 5:00 AM and 6:00 AM on race day, Saturday, September 7, 2019. The fee for VIP packet pick-up is $30 for individuals and $45 for relay teams.

You elect and pay for VIP packet pick-up when you register for the race. If you have already registered, but would like to add VIP packet pick-up to your registration, please fill out the VIP Packet Pick-Up form.

PLEASE NOTE: VIP packet pick-up is for packet pick-up only. There is no assigned or VIP racking in the San Diego Triathlon Classic transition area.

Wave Start

Official Gemini Racing Wave Start time can be found HERE.

“Download the Gemini LIVE Results App for fastest access to your results on race day! Available HERE


Rental Bikes (Road and Tri) and Race Wheels

Are you flying in from out of town and don’t want to travel with your bike?  Would you like to try out a triathlon bike during the race?  Are you interested in testing that new set of race wheels you’ve been eyeing?

Moment Bicycles is the official Bike Shop of the San Diego Triathlon Classic and is pleased to offer their selection of road and triathlon bike rentals to the participants of the San Diego Triathlon Classic. Moment Bicycles is the proud provider of the best San Diego triathlon bike rentals and San Diego road bike rentals. Moment Bicycles also has swimming wetsuits and race wheel available for rent.

Give us a call at 619-523-2453 or visit our website to reserve your rental today!

Wetsuit Purchase and Rentals

Wetsuit Rental Logo Dark has the largest online wetsuit rental fleet consisting of models from Blue70, 2XU, Orca, Zoot, Rocket Science Sports, Nineteen, Synergy, Zone3, Aqua Sphere & Desoto. We have fitted over 40,000 athletes with our All-Inclusive Rental Program including our guaranteed-fit, Priority Mail shipping to your address, and a prepaid return shipping label and bag for easy returning of your suit. is pleased to offer all athletes of the San Diego Triathlon Classic $10 off your rental by using coupon code SDTC10. We also offer new wetsuits for sale at Use coupon code SDTC15 and receive a 15% discount off your entire order at

Bike & Luggage Shipping

Facilitator of Luggage Free Travel

High Country Shipping specializes in ease of travel. No more hauling your heavy bike case and luggage to and from the airport. Bypass long check-in lines, skip the wait at baggage claim and have your bike case and luggage waiting for you at the San Diego Triathlon Classic.

Click here for additional information or call us at 877-231-1363. Contact High Country Shipping today and let them simplify your life!

Race Timing

Race timing for the San Diego Triathlon Classic is provided by Gemini Next.

Road Closure

This map details road closure information for the San Diego Triathlon Classic. Please click on any item on the map for more information.

Traffic delays due to race course setup will begin at 4:30 AM on race day. Road closures will begin at approximately 6:00 AM on race day. No parking on the race course, where indicated, goes into effect at 3:00 AM. Roads will reopen on a rolling basis, beginning at approximately 9:30 AM.

Race Day Photo




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Request a change or refund

The San Diego Triathlon Classic is happy to offer a change or refund policy. We understand that life happens, however, we also have race logistics and equipment deadlines to meet. We will offer refunds according to the below policies and NO exceptions will be made.


PLEASE be aware of cutoff dates.  No refunds will be processed regardless of the reason, without exception, no matter the circumstance.


We will have a first aid station in the expo area, staffed with EMTs.  If a participant has a medical emergency, please call 911 immediately for assistance.

Post Race

Athletes, families, friends, volunteers, and spectators are invited to join us at the San Diego Triathlon Classic post-race festival, located immediately past the finish line in the NTC Park. All finishing triathletes will receive a commemorative San Diego Triathlon Classic finisher’s medal and, in San Diego Triathlon Classic tradition, it’s also a bottle opener!

The first athlete is estimated to cross the finish line at approximately 8:30 AM, so don’t miss the chance to cheer him or her on at this post-race triathlon festival in San Diego!  The awards ceremony of the San Diego Triathlon Classic will begin promptly at 10:00 AM.