Free Santa Barbara Triathlon Information Clinics!

We’ll be on site to answer questions and help make your experience more enjoyable.

When:  Friday August 23rd, 2019 (see times below)

Where: At the event site. Listen for the announcements approximately 10 minutes before each clinic. We typically meet in the transition area (parking lot west of the bathhouse). You can’t miss it.

The Santa Barbara Triathlon will again be hosting pre-event clinics designed to provide tips and hints about how to make your participation in our event even more enjoyable. The clinics are free to all participants.

Anticipated 2019 Schedule and Content. Check back later to confirm.

3 General Information Clinics – 3pm, 4pm & 5pm

    • New and first time athlete tips and suggestions
    • Course analysis and information including transition layout and strategies
    • USAT rules and regulations including disqualification and penalties
    • Question and answer session


Clinics conducted by:

Hazard's Cyclesport



Helpful tips for preparing for the event. First timer help and more…

Here are some videos we found that might be helpful in preparing for any triathlon. Each has something unique to offer and can be useful for creating a more enjoyable experience.

Transition Tips:
Faster Transition Tips for T1:
Dave Scott Transition tips – T1:
Dave Scott Transition tips – T2:
Beginners Triathlon Guide by Sundried:
Open water swim tips: