Brevards' Premier Sprint Distance Triathlon
Sanctioned Event


           Things heat up October 4, 2015

2015 Battle of the Bridges Triathlon registration woll open early March 2015. Secure your entry early for a great early bird discount!

 

Race Location: Pineapple Park located at 1521 Pineapple Ave. Melbourne, FL  32935  is located next to Eau Gallie Library

 

Race Start Time: 7:15 a.m. (Plan to arrive no later than 6:15 a.m.)

 

2014 Battle of the Bridges Race Results

    

2014 Battle of the Bridges Race Photos

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NOTE: Check out new Transition Area Map

  

Entry fees are non-refundable and race numbers are non-transferable.

 

Special thanks to all of our partners and sponsors.

 

Host Hotel: Stay at Courtyard Melbourne West for $89 per night:

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Your diet can make or break your triathlon goals. Learn how to fuel your training—and get better race-day results.
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Triathlon Training Diet – Endurance Sports Nutrition In addition to swim, bike and run training, triathletes must also focus on their diet. A healthy triathlon training diet will significantly improve your triathlon performance. An adequate triathlon training diet in terms of quantity and quality, b…
Triathlon Training Diet – Endurance Sports Nutrition

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