XTERRA Rockport Rugged Triathlon

Rockport Recreation Area
101750 Rockport Road,
Alpena, MI 49707

Rockport State Recreation Area sets the scene for this event and the name could not be more fitting. Set in the beautiful up north area of Alpena. This is one of Michigan's most unique state parks, rich in history and picturesque in its breathtaking beauty. We incorporate all the unique aspects of the park to offer this one of kind event, as well as stunning scenery along the shoreline with the kayak/SUP event. 3 Disciplines is proud to be the official event management team for this event and has enjoyed assisting with the creating an event like no other in the region. 

Proceeds support the Friends of Rockport Recreation Area.

Choose your race:

Olympic Triathlon - 1000m swim, 17 mi mountain bike (MTB), 10k trail run = XTERRA points series Sprint Triathlon - 500m swim, 10 mi MTB, 5k trail run  Olympic Aquabike - 1000m swim, MTB  Sprint Aquabike - 500m swim, MTB  Sprint Kaya-Tri - 2 mile Kayak/SUP, MTB, 5k trail run Super Sprint - 200m swim, 3 mi MTB, 1mi trail run

**Relays offered for Olympic and Sprint Distance Triathlon


Individual $80 Jan 1 thru April 16th $90 April 17th and after until online registration closes midnight Thursday before the event.

Super Sprint $38 until online registration closes midnight Thursday before the event.

Relays $105 thru Dec 31 $120 Jan 1st thru midnight Thursday before the event.

Onsite Registration - CASH ONLY Day before: add $10 to above pricing Day of: add $20 to above pricing (6 - 7:30 a.m.) Relays: add $20 to above pricing 

Non USAT Members $15 One Day Fee (collected onsite cash or check ONLY).

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Please Note: The Michigan Department of Natural Resources makes every effort to provide the most up-to-date and accurate information on the web calendar. However, dates occasionally change and events may be canceled for any reason. Please call the unit hosting the event to confirm dates and times prior to your arrival.

A Recreation Passport is required for entry into all Michigan state parks and recreation areas. Check "YES" when you renew your license plate at the Secretary of State.

For camping reservations, visit or call 1-800-447-2757.

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