Emeryville's 8th Annual Shortest Duathlon Ever

Pre-Register Today - We Need You to Challenge Yourself and Be Healthy!
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Racers about to begin the most
exciting race in the Bay Area! Due to construction of the Emeryville Swimming Pool, the Sprint Triathlon had been changed to a Sprint Duathlon.

What is the the Shortest Duathlon Ever?
  • 1 mile fun run past the Emeryville Pool
  • 2.5 mile bike ride (flat ride through Emeryville)
  • 2.1 mile run (fun course through Bay Street)
A "sprint" duathlon...basically a very short version of a regular duathlon.

Awards, giveaways, health and fitness fair, and outdoor breakfast following the race!

Check out our flyer

Race Registration Fees (includes an event t-shirt and post-race refreshments!):
  • Adults: $55 pre-registration ($60 day-of-race, $5 discount for residents)
  • Youth: $40 pre-registration ($45 day-of-race, $5 discount for residents)
  • Emeryville Students- you can race for $1 and get your dollar back when you complete the race!
Registration is open, sign up online today!

Note: Pre-registration is open through April 7th...so don't delay, register today!

All proceeds benefit the Emery Unified School District Health & Wellness Programs...help Emeryville's Kids get fit and learn lifelong sports skills!

Who Can Compete In a "Sprint" Duathlon? What Is the Course Like?

This race is so short - anyone can do it! Join the fun today and help out a good cause.

Duathlon first-timers, long-timers and few-timers are all invited to participate in the 7th Annual Shortest Duathlon Ever, held in the shortest city ever. This is a perfect event for everyone to knock out their first triathlon of the year or the first triathlon of their life and pick up tips about practicing a healthier lifestyle.

Who Can Do a Short Duathlon?
  • The whole family (all ages)! Any fitness level is encouraged to try their first duathlon!
  • Use this to test your fitness level or set this event as a goal to get healthy!
  • Seasoned triathletes...use this event to warm up for the triathlon season and have fun doing it!
  • Can you beat the ‘unofficial’ world record of 15 minutes and 9 seconds for this course?
What Is the Shortest Duathlon Ever Course Like?
What are the Schedule of Events?
6:30 a.m. Pre-Race Registration at City Hall
  • Registration and check-in opens at Emeryville's City Hall, 1333 Park Avenue
  • Racers can leave anything they need for the run/post-race at the bike racks in front of City Hall as race staff will be guarding items.
8 a.m. Race Starts at City Hall!
  • Race will start with the 1 mile run...please be on-time and ready to run, the race will start on time!
  • Racers can leave any gear in labeled bags at the bike racks outside City Hall. Race staff will guard gear for racers to pick-up after finishing the race.
8:30 a.m. Post-Race Festivities at City Hall
  • Outdoor breakfast, racing/health/fitness industry companies, and sports massages from National Holistic Institute provided to racers.
  • Award presentation following last heat of racers to finish event (usually around 10am).