About Kansas City Triathlon

Now in its 8th year, the Kansas City Triathlon, which will take place on May 15th, 2016, will be under new ownership. Ultramax Sports is excited to keep the tradition of high quality racing to the local multi-sport community (Click here to view official press release). The Kansas City Triathlon™ offers a flat, fast course that travels through the scenic terrain of Jackson County, Missouri. For 2016, The Kansas City Triathlon will feature a duathlon, sprint, olympic and olympic relay race options. All participants will receive a custom technical tee as well as a finisher tee when they cross the finish line. Awards will be presented to the overall winners of each distance as well as top 4 in each age group.

Distance Options


1.5M Run

20K Bike

5K Run 

New for 2016 is the Duathlon distance option. Perfect for those not quite ready to tackle that swim or for those athletes wanting to shake out the cobwebs before their triathlon season starts

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Sprint Triathlon

0.5K Swim

20K Bike

 5K Run

The Sprint distance does a one lap swim, one lap bike and one lap run. This option is the perfect for those ready to experience the full effects of what the Kansas City Triathlon has to offer.

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Olympic Triathlon

1.5K Swim

40K Bike

10K Run

The Olympic distance is the premier distance option and consists of a two loop swim, two loop bike and a two lap run. A great option for the triathletes ready for the multi-sport season.

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Olympic Relay

1.5K Swim

40K Bike

 10K Run

Are you new to the sport or more of a team player? Grab a group of two others and try the popular relay option. Assign someone to the swim, bike, and run then be on your way

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2016 Pricing


$75Thru January 1
$90Thru April 1
$100Thru May 12


$75Thru January 1
$90Thru April 1
$100Thru May 12


$89Thru January 1
$109Thru April 1
$119Thru May 12


$150Per Team


  • Custom Gender Specific Technical Tees for All Participants
  • Delicious Post-Race Food and Beverage Courtesy of Pinstripes
  • Complimentary Craft Beer for All Participants 21+ Courtesy of Bur Oak Brewing Company
  • Free High Quality Finish Photos
  • Special Overall and Age Group Awards – We go four deep!
  • Ultramax Sports Live Timing and Results Stations
  • Bonus Finisher Tee for all Participants
  • Free post-race massages courtesy of Elite Chiro Care Chiropractic
  • Custom high quality finisher’s medal for all distances
  • A Collectible KC Triathlon Finisher’s Pint Glass thanks to Bur Oak Brewing Company
  • More additions to come. Follow us on Facebook to stay up to date!

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