Tampa Bay Biathlon and 5k

Saturday March 9, 2019 - 8:00AM

Get the 2019 season kicked off with the Inaugural Tampa Bay Biathlon on March 9th at beautiful Fort Desoto Park. The race is a run-bike event, beginning at Shelter 5 with a 3.1 mile run along the Gulf. Athletes will then mount their bikes for a fast and flat closed course 10 mile race through the park. Don’t let up and cross the Finish Line @ full speed on your bike to receive your finisher medal!

5k participants will run the same 5k course as the Biathlon.

Awesome awards and plenty of post-race food and fun for everyone!

We will not be a USAT sanctioned event.

We will enforce our rules of a safe and fair event for all Biathletes. There will be drafting marshals on the course. A set of rules will be enforced by appointed staff.

All athletes will receive a Inaugural Tampa Bay Biathlon T-shirt and Awesome Finisher Medal. The event is chip-timed and athletes will receive splits for each segment of the race.


  • Overall Male/Female (3 Deep)
  • Standard 5 year Age Groups (3 Deep)

Packet Pickup:


Refund Policy:

The Tampa Bay Biathlon reserves the right in the event of inclement weather, emergency, or natural disaster to cancel the race or move to a later time. In the event of cancellation, there will be no refund of entry fees.