Saturday, July 18, 2020


True for All MMR Events

All ages and abilities are welcome.

Time trial and self seeded start for all triathlons.

Wear your timing chip on your LEFT ankle for triathlons.

Cash/check only on race day registrations.

Upon registration, you agree to the MMR Race Policies.

Women's shirts are fitted and run small; men's are generously sized. Registrations 2 weeks or less from event will receive shirt in the mail 3-4 weeks after race and are not guaranteed requested shirt size; if size is unavailable, additional options will be discussed with you.

Price increase reflects the cost of shipping shirt post-race

Results provided by www.frontrunnerusa.com.

Professional photographer will be on site for every race at no additional cost of the participants. Our photographer will make every effort to capture shots of each athlete, but we cannot guarantee that every athlete will be photographed. 

10% military discount | Fill out paper registration and include check less 10%


4979 Hodgson Rd, Shoreview, MN 55127

Set in gorgeous Turtle Lake Park in Shoreview, MN...

Turtleman Triathlon is one of Minnesota's oldest and first triathlons. This race offers one of the most beautiful settings in the metro area for a triathlon. The self-seeded swim start, flat bike course, and shaded run are great for both veteran as well as beginner triathletes. Para division also available!

Event Highlights

  • Race Options

    • Sprint Triathlon | .5 mile swim, 12.5 mile bike, 3.1 mile run

    • Olympic Triathlon | 1 mile swim, 25 mile bike, 6.2 mile run

    • Aqua Sprint | .5 mile swim, 12.5 mile bike, no run

    • Aqua Olympic | 1 mile swim, 25 mile bike, no run

  • Professional photography

  • Take on either distance as a relay team

  • One of Minnesota's oldest and first triathlons

  • Turtleman Triathlon is the 2nd race in a 3-race series (either the Sprint or Challenge Series)

Packet Pick-up

Thursday, July 16

11:00am until 5:00pm at NOW Bikes in Arden Hills 

Saturday, July 18

 6:30am at Turtle Lake Park before the race

Your race packet will include all the materials you need for your race: race bib, timing chip, and some fun items like your event shirt (if you select shirt and medal option) and special offers. Those registered will receive an email on the Monday prior to the race with all the details, any course updates, and an age group breakdown by race category.

Race Schedule

6:30am | Park and parking lots open

6:30am | Transition area opens

6:30am | Race day registration and packet pick-up open 

7:00am | Bike support available

7:30am | Registration closes

7:45am | Transition area closes

7:50am | Race announcements and final course updates (starting line)

8:00am | Olympic race starts

8:45am | Sprint race starts

10:30am | Barbecue


  • Top overall male and female athletes

  • Top 3 male and female athletes in each age group (19 and Under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+)


1st, 2nd, and 3rd place age group winners will receive an age group medal. Overall male and female winners are not eligible for age group awards (no double dipping).


**Must be present to win. If you want your award and can't stay, shipping cost is your responsibility.**

This race is generously sponsored by:

Race Turtleman


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