Categories and Awards

Awards will be presented to:

  • Male & Female Age Groups: 5-Year Increments (14 and Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & over)
    *Specific permission from the Race Director is required for all entrants under 16 years old.
  • Clydesdale 39 & Under (Males 220+ lbs.)
  • Clydesdale 40 & Over (Males 220+ lbs.)
  • Athena (Females 165+ lbs.)

Award Information:

  • Awards will be presented to the Top Overall Male & Female Champions
  • Awards will be presented to the Top Four in each age group.
  • You must be present at the award ceremony to receive your award.  **There will be no awards ceremony for Halfmax participants, participants will be able to pick up awards at the awards stage starting at 1:30. We will not mail awards if you do not stay for the ceremony.

HalfMax Training

We are excited to announce Sally Drake as the official coach of HalfMax. There are plans for the Half, QuarterMax, OctoMax. The 12-week training plans consist of workouts designed to fit your schedule, ability, goals, and preferences. Regular communication with your coach, data analysis, and feedback are all a part of custom coaching. This option is ideal for athletes wanting more contact with a coach, and who have aggressive goals. Contact Sally for more information or to schedule a consultation.  The program starts at only $75

Sally’s Resume:

  • Completed  13 full Ironman triathlons.
  • USAT Level II Triathlon Coach
  • USMS Level II Certified Masters Swim Coach
  • AFAA Certified Personal Trainer

Event Sanctioning

The 2018 HalfMax Triathlon is sanctioned with USA Triathlon. USA Triathlon competition rules will apply. The complete list of rules can be found at Each participant will need to either be an Annual USAT Member ($50) or purchase a single-event membership ($15) prior to the race. You may do so online or at the race site.

Event Policies

Refund Policy:

50% of your entry fee will be refunded up until 30 days from race date. If less than 30 days, refunds are not available for any reason, other than active military service. Event entries ARE  transferable between persons. Event entries  ARE NOT  transferable between events or years. We are sorry but we will not be able to make exceptions to this policy. By registering for this event you agree to these refund terms. To request a refund or transfer to another person simply  email us at

Important Ultramax T-Shirt Policy: In order to keep our late fees lower and due to supply levels and printing constraints you must register on or before  6/01/2019 to be guaranteed to receive your t-shirt at packet pickup. If you register after  6/01/2019 you may not receive a shirt or the sized you signed up for when you pick up your packet.

Weather Policy:

In the event of inclement weather, the event will be postponed as long as possible in hopes the inclement weather will pass. If the event is not possible, the event will be cancelled and a 25% credit for next year will be issued for all registered participants in the 2019 event. No refunds will be issued if the event is cancelled due to inclement weather.

Timing Information

NEW – MyLaps Disposable Timing Chip Information:

It is very important that you wear your timing chip properly! Failure to follow these directions may result in no official finish time. We have upgraded all of our timing operations to a disposable Tri Tag timing chip. The Tri Tag timing chip will come secured by velcro strap around your ankle. All you have to do is remember to wear it properly.

Lodging Information:

Check back later for more information on lodging for the 2019 Halfmax Triathlon

Directions to Innsbrook Resort

Address Information: 1 Aspen Lake Dr. Innsbrook, MO

Coming From St. Louis: From Lambert-St. Louis Airport, take Interstate 70 west approximately 40 miles to Innsbrook/Wright City Exit 200. Follow Highway F south five miles. Entrance is on your left.

Coming From Kansas City: From Kansas City, take Interstate 70 east approximately 190 miles to Innsbrook/Wright City Exit 199. At the exit ramp, go right, then an immediate left onto the South Service Road. Travel south on Highway F five miles. Entrance is on your left.