The Island House Invitational Triathlon returns to beautiful Highbourne Cay in the Bahamas on November 17th and 18th. In 2017, the race will be staged as three events over the course of two days, awarding $500,000 in prize money. Check out why they call it #paininparadise:

Professional athletes interested in competing in the 2017 Island House Invitational Triathlon should contact by June 1st to be considered in the invitation applicant pool. Invitations will be extended to 15 men and 15 women no later than September 10th, 2017. All athletes interested in racing, both returning or new to the event, should express interest via email listing top 3 recent race accomplishments.

2017 Race Info

Friday, November 17th

AM – Super sprint Individual Time Trial

  • Bike – 7km
  • Run – 2km
  • Swim – 200m

Athletes will draw their starting time prior to the event and leave at 30 second intervals.

PM – Sprint Enduro
3 fast and furious continuous rounds of:

  • 200m swim
  • 7km bike
  • 2km run

Athletes will be seeded from Individual Time Trial in three heats of five starting 60 seconds apart. The fastest five qualifiers will race in first heat.

Saturday, November 18th

AM – Sprint pursuit

  • Swim 750m
  • Bike 20km
  • Run 5km

Athletes start in General Classification order at time deficit to leader. In 2017, all 15 athletes will compete in the final stage to race for the prize money.

#PAININPARADISE RETURNS IN 99 Days 10 Hours 5 Minutes 7 Seconds