The TinMan Triathlon will start at 5:30 am at Queen's Beach on Sun. Jul. 27, 2014. If you have not yet registered for the 2014 Tinman Triathlon, you may still do so for the early bird rate of $90 through April 14, 2014. Go to www.TinmanHawaii.com to access the entry form.
The race distance is a 750 meter swim, 40 kilometer bike and 10 kilometer run (distances are approximate).
Ocean swim 750 meters: Start at Queen’s Beach pier, swim east around the large buoy and head west to a buoy in the front of the swim finish transition area.
Bike course 40 kilometers: Start from the transition area in Kapiolani Park. Cyclist will head out onto Kalakaua Ave. and ride up Diamond Head Rd. and Kahala Ave. Turn left on Kealaolu St., go right and merge onto Kalanianaole Hwy. eastbound till Lunalilo Home Rd. Make left turn, stay on Lunalilo Home Rd till cyclist makes a right turn onto Hawaii Kai Dr. At the corner of Hawaii Kai Dr. and Kealahou St, cyclist will make a u-turn and head back. Turn left at corner of Hawaii Kai Dr and Lunalilo Home Rd., turn right on Wailua, turn left onto Keahole St, then turn right to merge onto Kalanianaole Hwy west bound. Take right exit at Kilauea Ave. exit ramp, turn left onto Kilauea Ave.. Turn left on Elepaio, turn right on Kahala Ave., ride up Diamond Head Rd., and turn left on Kalakaua Ave. back to the transition area at Kapiolani Park.
Run course 10 kilometers: Start at Run Exit west/ocean end of transition area. Head toward Kapahulu Ave. (Honolulu Zoo), turn right on Paki. Cross street at corner of Paki and Monsarrat Ave. and run up Monsarrat Ave and turn left on 18th Ave. Turn right on Kilauea Ave., turn right on Elepaio St., turn right on Kahala Ave., head up Diamond Head Rd., turn left onto Kalakaua Ave. toward the transition area and Finish Line.