Duathlon Middle Distance

Challenge this! Don’t want to tackle the entire triathlon? You can still bike and run at Daytona International Speedway, the iconic “World Center of Racing,” during the CHALLENGEDAYTONA festival weekend. Choose from Sprint or Middle Distance in the run-bike-run duathlon format. December 5 2020, Duathlon Middle Distance it’s on!

Run #1 Course

1 lap of 3.1 miles / 5km

Bike Course

After a quick transition, you’ll enjoy an unprecedented opportunity to race two and a half laps around Daytona International Speedway by bike. Next, you’ll race around the track two and half times and exit out the track after turn two with a move that will send you off onto the course like a rocket. You’ll race on roads named after celebrated NASCAR drivers, adding inspiration to an already exciting ride. On the journey we will take you out west on Highway 92 in fully protected lanes both out and on your return to the Daytona International Speedway to begin the run.

Run #2 Course

2 laps of 6.5 miles / 21km

subject to changes

Finish your race with excitement-filled lap of the track—running where NASCAR history is made. You’ll finish in the FanZone to the roar of the crowds, like countless sporting legends who have come before you. Maybe you won’t hit the speeds that NASCAR drivers clock, but it’s sure to be a fast run, fueled by the enthusiasm and energy of the crowds. It’s also sure to be an experience you’ll never forget!

Duathlon Middle Distance

What’s in the Challenge Duathlon Middle Distance Race Kit

Every participant receives the Challenge Race Kit: a bag filled with various goodies and gear you’ll need for the race, including:

  • Timing Chip
  • Bib Number
  • Bike Stickers
  • Helmet Stickers
  • Bib Tattoos
  • Athlete Wristband
  • Red Bike Bag


subject to changes

Date Time Activity Location
Friday Dec 4th 12:00pm – 5:00pm Registration Expo
Friday Dec 4th 1:00pm – 5:00pm Bike check-in Transition Zone
Friday Dec 4th 2:30pm – 4:30pm Swim course warm-up Swim Start
Friday Dec 4th 2:00pm-2:30pm Briefing #1 Drivers Meeting Room
Friday Dec 4th 5:00pm-5:30pm Briefing #2 Drivers Meeting Room
Saturday Dec 5th 5:00am – 6:00am Registration Expo
Saturday Dec 5th 5:00am – 7:15am Transition Open Transition Zone
Saturday Dec 5th 7:30am Age Group Start Swim Start
Saturday Dec 5th 2:00pm Awards Ceremony Victory Lane
Saturday Dec 5th 3:00 pm The Championship Roll Down Victory Lane
Saturday Dec 5th 2:00pm-4:00pm Finish Line Party Fan Zone