• Online registration is open for all race distances: Olympic, Classic and inaugural Long Course; 2019 Nautica Malibu Triathlon presented by Bank of America Merrill Lynch set for September 13-15; Special early bird pricing available through March 8 at nauticamalibutri.com
MALIBU, Calif. – The 2019 Nautica Malibu Triathlon presented by Bank of America Merrill Lynch is excited to announce registration is open for the Olympic and classic distances. The 33rd iconic annual triathlon will take place the weekend of Saturday, September 14 and Sunday, September 15.
Participants can register at the Nautica Malibu Triathlon presented by Bank of America Merrill Lynch website.
- The Olympic distance course offers a 1.5k ocean swim, a 40k out-and-back bike course and a 10k out-and-back run course along Zuma Beach on Saturday, September 14.
- The classic distance course offers a half-mile ocean swim, a 17-mile out-and-back bike course and a 4-mile out-and-back run course along the roads of Malibu on Sunday, September 15.
- Both courses go through some of the most beautiful roads in Malibu, with spectacular views of the mountains and the Pacific Ocean.
Registration is also open for the newly launched long course distance. The course features a 1.2-mile ocean swim in the Pacific Ocean and gives athletes the chance to swim parallel to Zuma Beach, bike a 56-mile route passing Point Mugu rock and the farmlands of Ventura County while riding into the fields of Oxnard. Ending along the Malibu coast with a flat, spectator-friendly 13.1-mile run, athletes have the chance to experience amazing coastal views with one of the most scenic courses in the country.
The Nautica Malibu Triathlon presented by Bank of America also includes a celebrity division where all the proceeds benefit the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. The course features a refreshing ½-mile ocean swim in the sparkling Pacific Ocean, a 17-mile bike course with spectacular views along Pacific Coast Highway and a 4-mile flat Malibu beach run. The race is topped off by a majestic ocean-side finish on the sands of the famous Zuma Beach.
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