Located on the outskirts of picturesque Smithfield in the Southeast corner of Virginia the Smithfield Sprint Triathlon will become one of your early season favorites. A short pool swim followed by lightning fast bike and run courses this race will be THE race to check your legs and see how your base training has been coming along. If you are a novice and looking to check out the sport, this is a great event for you too! You’ll feel safe on the rural bike course and will have a semi-urban run to keep you interested during the 5K of the final leg. With a 10AM start you’ll be able to drive in the morning of the event and then stick around for the post race BBQ. Be sure to check out our Smithfield Sprint Triathlon highlight video HERE.
This event features a Tri-Blend Crew Style T-shirts, Custom Race Socks, Finisher’s Medals, Professional DJ, Bounce House and post race BBQ feast (with vegetarian option)! Each athlete receives 1 Free BBQ Meal if you would like to purchase more meals for family & friends you can do it HERE
-This is a USA Triathlon sanctioned event. Click HERE for a brief description of common USAT rules and how you can avoid getting a penalty in this event.
-This event allows a one time deferral of your registration to the following years event. Athletes can do this through their profile by paying a $20 deferral fee at least 30 days prior to the event. Once we are within 30 days and until online registration closes you may defer your entry to the following year for $35. Sorry, but refunds are not allowed for this, or any VTSMTS event.
-Race Registration Insurance is available during race registration check out.
AQUA BIKE Category is now available for Men & Women! To register for the Aqua Bike category you will find it as a category of the Triathlon!
This race benefits the host of our race, the Luter Family YMCA. The YMCA’s Strong Communities Program provides financial assistance to folks that would like to take advantage of the programs at the YMCA but otherwise couldn’t. Please consider making a donation to this worthy cause during the registration process.
The Special Operations Warrior Foundation provides full scholarship grants and educational and family counseling to the surviving children of special operations personnel who die in operational or training missions and immediate financial assistance to severely wounded special operations personnel and their families. Please consider making a donation during the registration process. You can also make a donation via their website by clicking HERE.
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation is a watershed protection agency that fights to keep the water we swim in clean. Please consider making a donation to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation during the registration process.