Welcome to the 33rd Annual Nautica Malibu Triathlon presented by Bank of America Merrill Lynch

The Nautica Malibu Triathlon presented by Bank of America Merrill Lynch welcomes athletes and spectators alike to join us on the spectacular shores of Malibu, California for this highly sought after event. Triathletes from around the country, corporate teams, professional athletes, Hollywood celebrities, and challenged athletes gather to race on one of the most beautiful race courses in the sport of triathlon all while supporting Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Whether you are a novice triathlete or a seasoned veteran, a weekend warrior or a fan of one, join us for a beautiful day at the beach!

NEW Malibu Long Course 

Saturday, September 14

1.2 Mile Swim, 56 Mile Bike, 13.1 Mile Run

Olympic Distance 

Saturday, September 14

1.5K Swim, 40K Bike, 10k Run

Classic Distance Race

Sunday, September 15

Half-mile Swim, 17 mile Bike, 4 mile Run

Athlete Guides

All athlete guides will be posted as we get closer to event date. 

 

Weekend Schedule 

Friday, September 13th

1:00 pm   Early Packet Pickup Opens for the Olympic Distance / Malibu Long Course Distance

Mandatory Bike Drop Off for Malibu Long Course Participants

Body Marking Begins  

6:00 pm   Packet Pickup Closes  

Body Marking Ends

Saturday, September 14th: Malibu Long Course / Olympic Distance / Aquabike Distance 

4:00 am   Zuma Beach Parking Lot Opens  

5:00 am   Packet Pickup Opens for the Malibu Long Course / Olympic Distance/ Aquabike Distance 

Transition Area Opens 

Body Marking Begins in Transition Area  

6:30 am  Mandatory Pre-Race Meeting at Main Stage 

Transition Area Closes 

Packet Pick up Closes 

National Anthem

6:50 am  Malibu Long Course Race Begins 

7:00 am  Olympic Distance/ Aquabike Distance Race Begins

Expo Opens 

10:00 am  Transition Area Re-Opens 

11:00 am   Sand Castle Demonstration Begins 

Pro Award Ceremony

Competitor Awards Ceremony 

1:00 pm  Classic Distance Packet Pickup Opens

Body Marking Begins

5:00 pm  Classic Distance Packet Pickup Closes

                          

Sunday, September 15th:  Classic Distance

4:00 am  Zuma Beach Parking Lot Opens  

5:00 am  Classic Distance Race Packet Pickup Opens 

Transition Area Opens 

Body Marking Begins in Transition Area  

6:30 am  Packet Pickup Closes 

Transition Area Closes 

6:45 am  Mandatory Pre-Race Meeting at Main Stage 

National Anthem

7:00 am  Classic Distance Race Begins 

Expo Opens 

8:00 am  Fun Zone Opens 

Nautica Kid’s Run and Tot Trot Registration Opens at CHLA Tent 

9:45 am  Nautica Kids Run and Tot Trot Start 

10:00 am  Pro Awards Ceremony 

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Presentation 

Paul Mitchell Spirit Award Presentation

Celebrity Division Awards Ceremony 

Transition Area Re-Opens 

10:30 am  Competitor Awards Ceremony 

1:00 pm  Expo Closes