Lake Country Triathlon Additional Information

Course Maps & Info

Swim Course

The swim course takes place on Lac LaBelle at City Beach.  Lac Labelle is a warm, clean and clear lake.  Wetsuits are permitted.

Swim course map.

Olympic bike 
The olympic bike course is 25 miles starting at City Beach. For the first few miles, the course will be closed. Once riders turn north (right) on Ski Slide Road, the course will be open to traffic until riders return to Wisconsin Avenue.  

Half bike
The half course follows the olympic course until mile 14 and then rejoins it at mile 22.  Once half riders reach mile 27, they will turn north onto ski slide for a second lap.

Bike course turn by turn directions

Olympic run
The first few miles are an out an back with a loop north of Wisconsin Avenue.  Very flat and fast course.
Course map.

Half run
The course is two laps of the olympic course.  Very very fast course, except for one "small" hill at mile 6.

All courses are subject to change based on weather, road conditions, & municipal requests.

Race cut off times

7:40 Athletes have 1:10 to complete the swim.  Athletes who are not out of the water after 1:10 will receive a DNF and will not be able to continue in the event.

5 hours and 30 minutes after the start of the swim. Half distance athletes must complete the first lap 3:00 after the start of the swim.

2:30pm finish line closes.


Exit 283 Hwy 67 (Summit Ave) north
Right on S. Main Street 
Left on Wisconsin Ave
Please see parking instructions.  

Distance from...
Milwaukee 31 miles
Madison 50 miles
Kona 12 hour flight

Schedule & Packet Pickup (preliminary)

July 31st
Race Site 
City Beach
Packet pickup & Pre Race Transition Opens
5:00 - 7:00 pm (this time may change)

Saturday August 1st
Race Site
Packet pickup & Transition Opens
5:00 am - 6:30 am
City Beach, Oconomowoc

Packet pickup, transition open, body marking  5:00 am
Swim course opens for warm up  5:45 am
Swim course closes  6:15 am
Transition closes 6:30 am
Half swim wave start 6:30 am
Olymip swim wave starts TBD
Transition re-opens  TBD
Bike course support ends 10:00 pm
Course closes  2:30 pm


ATHLETES ONLY - This is a secured area.  

Pre Race Transition
There will be bike check-in the night before the event from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm. You are strongly encouraged to stage your gear in transition at this time.  Athletes must have their bib and corresponding bike sticker on. The area will be secured and guarded overnight.

Race Day Transition
Transition will open at 5:00 am and close at 6:30. Athletes must be body marked and have their race bib before entering or exiting transition. Only Athletes will be permitted in this area.  Transition reopens once the final runner has left T2. You really should check your gear the night before!


Headphones are not permitted on the swim or bike course.  Headphones are permitted on the run course.  Please keep the volume low as runners have sharp elbows.


There is NO parking at the event site. Please note that Wisconsin Ave will be closed from Main street to Ski Slide Road. If you are coming from the west along Hwy 16, take the bypass around town and enter from the east. 

Parking map 

USAT Certified

The event is not USTA certified but is SCSE fun certified.


Whaaat you got questions?  We got answers. 

Can't find the answer here?  Contact us.  Nice emails get immediate attention, not so nice gets sent to the IRS.

Can I use a flotation device?

Nope unless it is medically necessary. In that case, please contact us to discuss. You can use an emergency swim bouy.

Can I have a swim angel?

You betcha, but you must let us know first and they must be registered with us.

Can I wear a wetsuit?

We follow USAT rules on wetsuits for safety.

What is the average water temperature?

No idea but it is August in Wisconsin so expect it to be refreshingly warm. 

Can I pickup a packet for another athlete?