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September 12, 2015
Sprint & Olympic Triathlon, Duathlon, 5K Run
Sand Hollow State Park
Hurricane, UT

Registration opens November 1, 2015

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Kokopelli will bring back the edgy run course that was introduced last year. The Duathlon and 5K will also be back as well, to help bring the family together for a very special weekend at Sand Hollow State Park! Grab your camping and tri gear and plan your adventure now.



Sprint Tri Courses

750m Swim / 12.4mi Bike / 5K Run



Olympic Tri Courses

1500m Swim / 20.4mi Bike / 10K Run

biker Duathlon Courses

5K Run / 12.4mi Bike / 5K Run

kidsalute Kids Tri Courses

100m Swim / 2mi Bike / 1mi Run

3finishers 5K Run Course

5K Run / Walk


Official Lodging Sponsor

What does every athlete need before a good race? Quality rest and comfort! Coral Springs Resort is the perfect vacation destination for your entire family or tri team! Come stay where the BBSC staff is staying, and receive 25% off. Not only will you experience quality and luxury comfort, but you will also save money!25offCoralSprings2014Sand Hollow State Park is a gorgeous race destination. So, why not take advantage of the scenic and relaxing ambiance of Coral Springs Resort? It’s the perfect destination resort for your family, team or group. Not only is it minutes from our packet pick up location and race venue, but you’ll receive 25% off your stay and SAVE MONEY while indulging in all these luxurious amenities. Bring your golf clubs and receive discounted golf rates at the Sand Hollow Golf Course and Coral Canyon Golf Course, just for being a guest.

Check out these amenities:

  • 1, 2 or 3 bedroom condos available ~ Sleeps up to 8 
  • Gourmet kitchen ~ perfect for cooking pre-race meals
  • Indoor & outdoor pool and resort-style hot tub ~ great for post-race therapy & relaxation
  • Spacious living room ~ Luxury furnishings
  • Google TVs ~ Free Wi-Fi
  • In-unit laundry ~ complimentary detergent
  • Covered individual balconies
  • Fireplace & stainless steel BBQ grill
  • Indoor & Outdoor Dining Areas
  • Discounted golf rates ~ Sand Hollow & Coral Canyon golf courses
  • Tennis & basketball courts ~ Racket & ball rentals available
  • Clubhouse Lounge ~ Locker rooms
  • Workout room ~ Weights & cardio equipment
  • Secure, covered parking ~ Bike storage available per suite
  • On-site manager ~ Housekeeping available for fee
  • 3 miles to Packet Pick Up ~ Minutes away from I-15
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Find : 98 N 6680 W, Hurricane, UT 84737
Call to make a reservation : 435-879-5839
Limited suites available! Anticipated to sell out. Book your stay TODAY.
Google Directions from Coral Springs Resort to Sand Hollow Reservoir.

Directions to Sand Hollow State Park: From I-15, take the Hurricane exit (Exit 16). Travel east on Hwy 9 for about four miles to Sand Hollow Road and then turn right. Travel south for about three miles and turn left at the park entrance.


  • A Gender Specific Race Shirt You’ll Actually Wear!
  • Post Race Meal
  • Cocoa Metro Belgian Chocolate Milk at the Finish Line
  • Big, Shiny Finisher Medal
  • Sponsor SWAG Bag with Free Samples
  • USAT Sanctioned / USAT Certified Race Director
  • Top 3 Overall Awards & Division Framed Awards
  • Part of the Southern Utah Red Rock Triathlon Seriesredrock

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Cocoa Metro Belgian Chocolate Milk is the Official chocolate milk provider of Kokopelli
Find it at the St George Harmon’s or in the natural foods section of Smith’s!


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Official Training Sponsor of Kokopelli Triathlon, Du and 5K Run Jackie strives to help athletes set high goals, learn new skills and keep sanity in their lives. Through XCELL group classes, events and workshops, local athletes have a safe place to get fit with other like minded people, located in Henderson Nevada. Offering a variety of year round events in the Las Vegas area, along with group fitness. Online training plans, and custom coaching are also available to individuals that live outside of the Las Vegas area but want access to quality coaching and consultation via email, training software or phone.

Use coupon code: BBSC  to receive $10 off! Contact USAT coach Jackie Arcana to sign up.

Bike Support


Official Bike Support of Sand Hollow Tri Du Run Bicycle fit is the most important thing about riding that most people never think about. Here at High Knees Cycling we want to make sure that your new bike is not just the right frame size but also fitted to you personally. Some times this means changing the saddle, cranks or bars. Some times it means changing the reach or height of the bars. Sometimes it is all that and more.

Bike Services Offered:

General Tune Ups
Bicycle Fitting
Hand Built Bikes
Derailleur/Drivetrain Services
Headset/Bottom Bracket Services
Suspension Services
Bicycle Boxing/Shipping

Official Race Photographer

aktivalogoOfficial Race Photographer of Sand Hollow Aktiva Sport Photography is made up of people who are not only photographers, but marathoners, triathletes, and mountain bikers as well. Your race photos will be ready by the Wednesday after your event takes place!



  Kokopelli Opening Preseason Early Advance Late  
9/23-9/29 Through 12/31 Through 7/31 Through 9/11 PPU
  Kids Triathlon $20 $30 $45 $60 $70  
5K Run $35 $35 $45 $55 $65
Duathlon $55 $65 $80 $95 $105  
Sprint Triathlon $55 $65 $80 $95 $105
  Olympic Triathlon $70 $80 $95 $110 $120  
Sprint Relay $120 $130 $145 $160 $170
Olympic Relay $140 $150 $165 $180 $190  
Buy One, Get One 50% Off

When you register for Sand Hollow and Kokopelli at the same time. Receive the lesser for 1/2 price.

Online Registration opens Nov. 1st, 2014

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Transition Map

Click on the map for a closer look or a printable PDF.

Athlete Check In & Packet Pick Up


Time: 3:00PM – 8:00PM

Location: Washington County Regional Park – Exhibit Building, 5500 W 700 S Hurricane, UT 84737

Your Getting Close! After you turn onto S 5300 W from W State St. follow the BBSC race signs past the Washington County Dept. of Motor Vehicles. There will be a High School Rodeo taking place next to the Exhibit Building, where the Kokopelli Packet Pick Up will be held.

Directions: Google Maps from St. George to Washington County Regional Park – Exhibit Building

Important! Packet Pick Up Rules & Policies: Bring a picture ID. If you are a annual USAT member you must show proof of your membership by verifying your card number and expiration date. No one will be allowed to pick up your packet for you.  Please do not email in asking for an exception as this is a USAT requirement that will not be ignored. All relay team members must be present together to pick up their packet – no exceptions. If you are unable to pick up during this time, please select Race Day Packet Pick Up when you register. Race Day Packet Pick Up will cost an extra $10 to allow for extra staffing on race morning, so all other staff can prepare safety checks. Late registration will be accepted if space allows, but neither checks nor credit cards will be accepted.  Please bring cash.
Sand Hollow State Park will not allow cars to park outside the gate entrance this year. No shuttles will be offered. Athletes can purchase one-day park passes to enter and park next to Transition in the morning. A small fee for the price of convenience. Park Passes will be sold at Friday’s packet pick up from 5-7pm and at the park entrance gate all day Friday and Saturday morning. Annual park passes will also be accepted on Saturday. Read more in the Event Info section.

Event Schedule

Friday, September 12th
Event Location Time
Athlete Check In & Packet Pick Up Exhibit Building – 5500 W 700 S Hurricane, UT 84737 3:00p-8:00p
Bike Mechanical Support 3:00p-8:00p
Saturday, September 13th
Event Location Time
Transition Opens Sand Hollow State Park 6:00a – 1:30p
Body Marking Available Entrances of Transition 6:00a – 1:30p
Race Day Check In & Packet Pick Up Sand Hollow State Park 6:00a
Bike Mechanic Support Entrances of Transition 6:00a
Kid’s Race Start
Boat Dock 7:00a
Kid’s Awards & Raffle Stage 8:30a
Triathlon Waves Start  – Schedule Below Boat Dock 7:30a
Duathlon & 5K Start Near Finish Line Chute 8:30a
Post-Race Meal Served Post Race Tent 10:30a
Swim Cut-Off Boat Dock 9:30a
Posted Results Timing Trailer 10:15a – 1:30p
5K Overall Awards
Stage Trailer 9:30am
Duathlon & Sprint Overall Awards Stage Trailer 10:30am
Sprint Division Awards Stage Trailer Following Overall
Olympic Overall Awards Stage Trailer 11:00am
Bike Cut-Off Bike In/Out 11:00a
Olympic Division Awards Stage Trailer Following Overall
Course Closed Finish Line 12:30p
Swim Start Schedule    
Wave Division Swim Cap Color Start Time
Kid’s Race – Boys Light Blue 7:00a
Kid’s Race – Girls Light Blue 7:05a
Olympic Male 39 & U Silver 7:30a
Olympic Male 40 & O + Clydesdale Red 7:35a
Olympic Female 39 & U                                         Pink 7:40a
Olympic Female 40 & O + Athena + Relays Purple 7:45a
Sprint Male 39 & U Sky Blue 8:00a
Sprint Male 40 & O + Clydesdale Forrest Green 8:05a
Sprint Female  39 & U Yellow 8:10a
Sprint Female 40 & O + Athena + Relays Neon Orange
Sprint Beginners (M&F) Light Blue
Duathlon & 5K Start See Transition Map for Start Location 8:30a


Event Info

Parking Information  - Sand Hollow State Park will no longer allow cars to park outside the gate entrance. All athletes and spectators will be required to park inside, and no shuttles will be offered this year. Park Rangers will be selling park passes at packet pick up from 5-7pm on Friday (cash only) and at the main entrance of the park all day Friday and Saturday morning. We encourage you to purchase your passes in advance to avoid the lines. Park passes are $10 per vehicle for up to 8 people, and $4 for each additional passenger thereafter. Walk-ins, bicyclists and motorcyclists will be charged $4. Annual park passes will also be accepted.

This one-day park pass will allow you to enjoy all the other activities Sand Hollow has to offer after the race is over. Enjoy fishing, FREE stand up paddle boarding provided by DIG Paddlesports or boating on the Reservoir in the afternoon. Explore the dunes of Sand Mountain on an off-highway vehicle, then RV or tent camp at the new campground and you’ll fall in love with southern Utah’s favorite destination!

Awards / Results - The top 3 overall and division winners will be awarded in the Sprint and Olympic Triathlon and Duathlon. The top 3 overall will be awarded in the 5K. and results will be posted in the following groups.  All finish times will be calculated using the appropriate gun time so please BE SURE YOU START IN THE CORRECT WAVE.

  • Overall Male / Female
  • Age Groups
  • Weight Groups
  • Relay Teams

Host City – A big thank you goes out to the city of Hurricane for hosting the Sand Hollow and Kokopelli Triathlons each year. We are making an effort to bring the local scene of Hurricane to you on race day, with sponsors like DIG Paddle Sports, Lin’s, Barista’s and more!

Hurricane is pronounced “Her-ah-kun” by the locals. Read about Hurricane’s history at Utah’s Dixie History. For another perspective read more at the Utah History Encyclopedia. To learn about Utah state history visit the Utah State History web site.

For a more intimate look at Hurricane’s history visit the Hurricane Valley Pioneer Heritage Park and Museum. You can take a walk to learn about the area’s historic buildings and get directions to the Hurricane Canal Trail. The Museum is located at 35 W State St. and is open Monday through Saturday from 9 AM to 5 PM.

Post Race MealFREE, but sorry… the post race meal is for athletes only.

RaffleDon’t miss the awards ceremony & raffle!  All athletes will be eligible to win!

Water TemperatureThe water at Kokopelli is expected to be in the high 70s. Wetsuits are NOT strongly recommended. A final decision on whether wetsuits will be allowed on race day will depend on the water temp taken the morning of.

Click here to check out additional general race rules & policies.

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