Frequently Asked Questions

When is the event?

The race is set for September 28, 2019 with packet pick up and expo on September 27, 2019

Which charity is benefiting from the event?

The Pacific Coast Triathlon will benefit a variety of charities.

Where does the race start and finish?

The race starts and finishes at Crystal Cove State Park, Reef Point Dr, Newport Coast, CA 92657

What time does the race start?

Start times will be posted soon

What's a wave start?

Wave starts are used to lessen the amount of participants in the water at the start.

When do I receive my race packet and swag?

Unless you purchased the VIP package, you must pick up your race gear on September 27, 2019 during the expo.

Where and when can I pick up my race packet?

Race packets pick up location is TBD

What is included in my race packet?

Race packet will include your race number, bike number, helmet number, swim cap and timing chip.  You'll also receive your souvenir shirt and custom draw string bag.

What is the water temperature at Crystal Cove State Beach?

The water temp should be around  70° Fahrenheit / 21° Celsius

How far is Transition from the Swim Exit?

It's approximately 100' from the swim exit to the transition area.

Where does the Duathlon Start?

The Duathlon starts down the beach in the same location as the Triathlon start.

Can I rack my bike at Transition on Saturday September 27, 2019?

Yes, Transition will be open during the packet pick up and expo hours for setup.  Security will be onsite overnight to watch your gear.

Are bikes provided?

No, participants will need to provide their own bike.

What is the elevation gain for the bike course?

Total elevation gain for the bike is approximately 664'

Are there aid stations and restrooms on the run course?

Aid stations are at approximately every mile.

Do you offer refunds?

Unfortunately no.  We do, however, offer deferrals up until September 1, 2019.  Please contact regsupport@geminitiming.com.

Can I add the VIP package onto my registration?

Yes, availability pending, please email regsupport@geminitiming.com.

Additional details will be emailed out to the participants race week and posted on website and social media.

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