Saturday, July 15 and Sunday, July 16, 2016

Are you looking for a fun family event?  Summerside, PEI welcomes you to the third annual Trilobster Triathlon which has events for all ages and abilities from Kids of Steel to supersprint to standard races and the new Triathlon Canada Under 26 Draft legal events featuring heats and finals.

Come and enjoy the beaches and  and Island hospitality while participating in an exciting triathlon on a scenic, fast, flat course in beautiful Prince Edward Island.

video of 2015 Trilobster Triathlon



Races Available

  • Standard (Olympic) Triathlon (1500m swim, 40km bike, & 10km run)
  • Standard (Olympic) Duathlon (10km run, 40km bike, & 5km run)
  • Sprint Duathlon (5km run, 20km bike, & 2.5km run)
  • Sprint Triathlon (750m swim, 20km bike, & 5km run)
  • Under 26  Draft-Legal heats ( 375m swim, 10km bike, & 2.5km run) and finals
  • Supersprint Triathlon (375m swim, 10km bike & 2.5km run)
  • Standard Team Triathlon (1500m swim, 40km bike, & 10km run)
  • Sprint Team Triathlon (750m, 20km bike, & 5km run)
  • Kids of Steel Triathlon
  •         Ages 5-7- 50m swim, 1.2km bike, & 500m run
  •         Ages 8-9- 100m swim, 2km bike, & 500m run
  •         Ages 10-12- 200m swim, 4.6km bike, & 1.4km run
  • Open 5 km run and 1 km kids run- (to be confirmed)

General Information

Location and Parking

Eligibility of Bicycles/TriLobster Triathlon

Eligibility of Disc Brakes

Course Maps








General Information

  • No race day registration (except Kids of Steel)
  • No race-refund
  • Finisher medals will be presented on the completion of the race and 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place medals will be presented immediately following the completion of each race
  • post race food on race site
  • The Under 26 events will be draft legal with heats and finals


Friday, July 14

  • Race Packet Pick-up: Friday, July 14th, 2017  5:00-8:00PM: Loyalist Country Inn, 194 Heather Moyse Drive, Summerside, PE, C1N 5R1

Saturday, July 15

  • Race Packet Pick-up: Saturday, July 15th, 2017 6:00am race site and 5:00-8:00PM: Loyalist Country Inn, 194 Heather Moyse Drive, Summerside, PE, C1N 5R1
  • Under 26 draft legal Heats- times to be updated
  • open 5 km run and 1km kids run- times to be updated

Sunday, July 17

  • 5:30 – 10:00 AM- Race Packets pick up on Site at the Waterfront, near Sharky’s Seafood and Arsenault’s Fish Mart 240 Harbour Dr, Summerside PE C1N 5Y8
  • schedule for all events to be updated
  • Kids of Steel Triathlon,time and location to be updated



Location and Parking

TriLobster is located on the Summerside Waterfront near Sharky’s Seafood (240 Harbour Dr, Summerside PE C1N 5Y8) and Arsenault’s Fishmart (264 Harbour Dr, Summerside, PE C1N 5Y8)

Parking can be found in the parking lots off of Heather Moyse Drive. Heather Moyse Drive will be barricaded off race morning so by continuing down Water Street approaching from Holland College/Subway turn left onto Granville Street. Continue down Granville Street to gain access to the race parking lot.


Disc Brakes

TriCanada and Triathlon PEI policy on disc brakes
“Disc brakes will be allowed in all sanctioned races except draft legal races and races with national qualifying positions. This decision is taken for the best interests of all athletes, to encourage and welcome participation, and to support the goals of Triathlon Canada on the international fields of play.”
Disc Brakes at Trilobster Triathlon
Disc brakes will not be allowed in the DL Under 26 events
They will be allowed in the non- draft legal supersprint, sprint,  standard,  duathlon and team events

Tri Canada logo

Course Maps






Standard and standard duathlon – 10 km out and back = 20 x 2- 40 km

Sprint and sprint duathlon – 10 km out and back= 20 km

Under 26 supersprint draft legal –  2.5 km out and back= 5 km x2 = 10 Km on closed course

Supersprint- 5 km out and back=  10 km




Standard – 2.5 out and back 5 x 2 – 10 km

Sprint (non draft, and draft) – 2.5 km out and back (5km)

Supersprint- 1.25 km out and back- 2.5 km


To be updated



1st, 2nd, and 3rd place medals will be presented in each age group category following the completion of each race.

Finisher medals–  All  finishers will be presented with a finishing medal upon their completion of the race.







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