Best in the West Triathlon

Event Details

2018 Dates

Expo and Mixed Team Relay Friday 9/7/18
Half and Sprint 9/8/18
Oly, Try-a-Tri and Kids 9/9/18


We like to get as many on the hay bales as we can! More info


We have an amazing post race BBQ and a saloon just for you! More info


Camping is available at Sunnyside Park on a first come first served basis. Reservations recommended. FREE camping at Lewis Creek Park is available to volunteers. Race one day and volunteer the other and receive free camping at race headquarters. More info


The race is located at Lewis Creek Park on Foster Reservoir in Sweet Home, OR. For a map, directions, and parking information: More info

Foster Lake Conditions

Water temperature is usually 72 degrees Fahrenheit. Wet suits are optional. More info

Packet Pick Up

Lewis Creek Park
Friday 4:30pm-7:30pm
Saturday and Sunday 6:30am

More info

Schedule of Events

Detailed schedule of events

Athlete Briefing
Packet Pick Up
Mixed Team Relay

Half-Iron Start 8am
Sprint Start 9am
Beer Mile and Athlete Social 7pm

Olympic Start 8am
Youth Tri and Try-a-Tri Start 10am
Splash and Dash 12:00pm


Check out our swag page for the shirt designs and all the apparel that will be on sale at the race!

USAT Membership

USA Triathlon Membership is required for this sanctioned event. More info

USAT Championship Weekend

Best in the West Triathlon Festival is proud to be the host of the Northwest USAT Conference Championship Weekend!


Sunnyside County Campground




USAT race director event


Race Shirt