Lake Montclair is set in beautiful Northern Virginia with a great surrounding community supporting this event. Montclair residents enjoy the Lake front setting and the awesome Dolphin Beach where the triathlon starts and finishes.
Montclair is conveniently located 25 minutes south of the Beltway, and just 40 minutes from our nation’s capitol. Montclair is bordered on the south by Prince William National Forest Park, which boasts camping and walking trails. It is also a 15 minute drive from Marine Corps Base Quantico. With two major airports within 40 miles and Potomac Mills Mall 5 miles outside our community, centrally located for shopping, dining, recreation and some of the best sightseeing in the area.
The swim takes place in beautiful Lake Montclair. The swim course (750 meters/.5 miles) is a triangle swim marked with orange buoys on the straights every 100 meters and 150 meters on the turn marked with two yellow buoys. The swim will be a counter clockwise swim keeping buoys on your left shoulder. Swimmers will exit the course at Dolphin Beach. The bike takes place in the community of Montclair. This is a two loop course with long straights. The run takes place on wide paths, roads and sidewalks Montclair Community. Beautiful scenery especially as you cross the dam of Lake Montclair.