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Pumpkinman Triathlon
Sprint, Olympic, Half
October 25, 2014
Start @Boulder Beach, Lake Mead
Finish @Wilbur Square
Boulder City, NV… minutes to the Las Vegas Strip
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Register for the same distance at Rage & Pumpkinman at the same time
and receive the $10 Double Down discount!
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This point to point race begins at Lake Mead and ends at Wilbur Square in Boulder City, just 25 miles from the Las Vegas Strip. With Sprint, Olympic and Half distance events, and a bike course you won’t soon forget, Pumpkinman is the perfect race for the whole family! Don’t forget your Halloween costumes… winners will be chosen!


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750m Swim / 12.4mi Bike / 5k Run

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1500m Swim / 24.8mi Bike / 10k Run

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1.2mi Swim / 56mi Bike / 13.1mi Run



  • A Gender Specific Race Shirt You’ll Actually Wear!
  • Finish Line Snacks & Recovery Beverage
  • Big, Shiny Finisher Medal
  • Sponsor SWAG Bag with Free Samples
  • Post Race Meal
  • USAT Sanctioned / USAT Certified Race Director
  • Top 3 Overall Awards & Division Podium Medals
  • The second race in the Double Down Series
  • Discounted Lodging Accommodations provided by Hacienda Hotel

 Official Race Photographer

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LV Action Images is the official race photographer for the Pumpkinman Triathlon. You’ll be able to check out your race photos online after the event! Or watch for a link to your photos in the post race email.



The Hacienda Hotel, with views of Lake Mead is a gateway destination to historic Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, Grand Canyon and a short drive to the Las Vegas Strip! The adjacent community is rich in culture and natural history with an abundance of outdoor recreational activities. Located less than 2 miles from the start-line, the Hacienda Hotel is the closest hotel to the race venue!

Convenient and Scenic Location!
Ride your bike to the race ~ Less than a mile from the race star!
Spectacular panoramic views of Lake Mead
Swimming, fishing, boating, hiking nearby
Experience affordable comfort ~ Updates and renovations are underway!
Bring your clubs and golf at Boulder Creek Golf Club or Boulder City Golf Course
Helicopter rides,  guided rafting & kayaking tours available
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Visit :
Find : US Hwy 93, Boulder City, N 89005
Make Reservations Online ~ Use BBSC code : GP2240


Pumpkinman Opening Preseason Early Advance         Late
11/01-11/08 Through 12/31 Through 8/31 Through 10/22 PPU
Sprint Triathlon $55 $65 $80 $95 $105
Olympic Triathlon $70 $80 $95 $110 $120
Half Triathlon $160 $170 $185 $200 $210
Sprint Relay $120 $130 $145 $160 $170
Olympic Relay $140 $150 $165 $180 $190
Half Relay $175 $185 $200 $215 $225
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Double Down Discount!
Race the same distance at Rage & Pumpkinman to receive $10 off.
Just register for both at the same time.
You’ll also qualify to win prizes, as you compete against others in the Double Down Series.
  Double Down Preseason Early Advance Late  
5/01-12/31/13 1/01-2/28 3/01-4/09 PPU
Sprint Triathlon
$120 $150 $180 Not Available
Olympic Triathlon
$150 $180 $210 Not Available
Half Triathlon
$330 $360 $390 Not Available
Learn more about the Double Down Series >

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Transition Maps

Transition Area 1 – Boulder Beach, Lake Mead

Transition Area 2 – Wilbur Square, Boulder City
Click on the maps for a closer look or printable PDFs.

Packet Pick Up

Thursday, April 10th

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Time: 4:00PM-7:00PM

Location: McGhie’s Suite 100, 19 S Stephanie St, Henderson, NV

Directions: Google Maps from McCarran Airport to McGhie’s Henderson location

    Friday, April 11th

Time: 2:00PM-7:00PM

Location: Wilbur Square 999 Colorado St Boulder City, NV

Directions: Google Maps from McCarran Airport to Wilbur Square

Race Day Directions: Google Maps from Wilbur Square to Boulder Beach


Important! Packet Pick Up Rules & Policies

  • You must drop your run gear at T2 on Friday. There will be overnight security.
  • 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.

Event Schedule


Thursday, October 23rd 
Event  Location Time
Athlete Check In & Packet Pick Up McGhie’s Henderson 4:00p-7:00p
Top Triathlon Tips Talk McGhie’s Henderson 5:00-6:00p
Friday, October 24th
Event  Location Time
Mandatory T2 Gear Drop Wilbur Square 3:00p-8:00p
Athlete Check In & Packet Pick Up Wilbur Square 3:00p-8:00p
Bike Mechanical Support Wilbur Square
Pre-Race Stretching & Massage Wilbur Square
Multisport Expo Wilbur Square
Course Review with Race Director, Cedric Keppler Wilbur Square 5:30p-6:30p
Saturday, October 25th
Event Location Time
Transition 2 Opens Wilbur Square, Boulder City 5:00a – 4:00p
Race Day Check In & Packet Pick Up Wilbur Square, Boulder City 5:00a – 7:00a
Transition 1 Opens Boulder Beach, Lake Mead 5:30a – 9:00a
Body Marking Available North & South Entrance of Transition 1 5:30a – 8:00a
Bike Mechanic Support Top of Transition 5:30a – 7:00a
First Adult Wave Start - Wave Start Schedule Below Boulder Beach, Lake Mead 7:00a
Posted Results Timing Trailer 8:30a – 4:00p
Post-Race Meal Served Post Race Tent 9:00a
Swim Cut-Off Boulder Beach, Lake Mead 9:00a
Sprint Awards Stage 10:00a
Bike Cut-Off Bike In/Out 1:00p
Olympic Awards Stage 12:00p
Half Awards Stage 2:00p
Course Closed Finish Line 4:00p
Swim Start Schedule
Wave Divisions Swim Cap Color Start Time
Half Male Age Group + Clydesdale Red 7:00a
Half Female Age Group + Athena + All Relays Light Purple 7:05a
Sprint Male 39 & U Green 7:15a
Sprint Male 40 & O + Clydesdale Royal Blue 7:20a
Sprint  Female  39 & U Neon Pink 7:25a
Sprint Female 40 & O + Athena + Relays Silver 7:30a
Sprint Beginners (M&F) Sky Blue 7:35a
Olympic Male 39 & U Neon Orange 7:45a
Olympic Male 40 & O + Clydesdale Red 7:50a
Olympic Female 39 & U Yellow 7:55a
Olympic Female 40 & O + Athena + Relays Light Purple 8:00a

Event Info

 Awards / Results - The top 3 winners will be awarded 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
Park Passes -All athletes and spectators will be responsible for purchasing their own park entry pass. Passes can be purchased at the entrance stations, and will allow you entry for up to 5 days.

ParkingEvent parking will take place near T1 at Lake Mead on race morning and spectators are encouraged to drive up to T2 in Boulder City after the conclusion of the swim. Shuttles will only be provided to transport ATHLETES back down from T2 to T1 at the conclusion of the race. Attention Athletes: If you decide to ride your bike back to T1 YOU MUST FOLLOW THE RIVER MOUNTAIN TRAIL BACK TO LAKE MEAD as entering the park any other way would require another park entry fee.

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

ShuttlesShuttles will run between 10:00am and 4:30p for ATHLETES ONLY.

Split TransitionRun gear should be dropped off at T2 on Friday between 3-8pm.

  • Transition area 2 in Boulder City will be open on Friday during packet pick-up. All athletes MUST drop their run gear during this time. Overnight security will be provided.
  • All athletes should arrive at Transition area 1 at Lake Mead on race morning with their swim and bike gear only.
  • Each athlete will be responsible for packing their own swim gear and attaching the bag-check tag provided on your run bib before taking off on their bike. Loose gear that has not been secured inside a bag will be available at Lost & Found later in the day.
  • Do not GIVE OR HAND OFF your swim gear to a spectator to PACK AND/OR TAKE FOR YOU to the finish area as this would be considered outside assistance and could result in a USAT time penalty.

Gear Bags – BBSC transition bags will be sold at packet pick-up on Thursday and Friday. If you do not plan to purchase a transition bag from BBSC, please plan on using your own bag.

Water TemperatureThe water temperature at Lake Mead will be measured the morning of the event by the USAT Official.