Top Gun Triathlon 2018

Saturday July 21, 2018 - 7:00AM

18th Annual Top Gun Triathlon

Sprint Disctance: Swim .25 miles, Bike 10 miles, Run 3.1 miles

Welcome new and returning Top Gun Triathlon participants! 2018 marks the 18th year for this event.

Top Gun Triathlon is the largest sprint triathlon in the Tampa Bay area and is limited to 1000 participants.

This great local event traditionally sells out well before race day so please sign up today to guarantee your spot.


  • Pre / post race parties & entertainment
  • Tech T-shirt to all pre-registered athletes.
  • Age group awards 3 deep in ages 15-19 up to 80 and over. Elite and Masters awards. Relays 3 deep in each category.
  • Finishers medals to all participants who complete either event
  • Closed course of racing in Ft De Soto.
  • Last Toll booth paid for by Thunderbolt Promotions.
  • Parking fee in the park paid by Thunderbolt Promotions.

Award Divisions and Age Groups

Standard 5-Year Age Division from 14 & Under to 80+ (Awards 5 deep)
Overall Male & Female
Overall Masters Male & Female
Clydesdale & Athena 5 Deep in both 39 & Under and 40 & over Divisions.

Packet Pickup


You must furnish a photo ID and proof of current USAT membership. If you do not have USAT membership you will be required to purchase a one-day license. Per our sanction agreements you can only pick up and sign the waiver for yourself. You are not able to pick up someone else's packet.

All relay team members must be present at the same time to pick up your packet. Substitution of a relay team member will not be permitted.

Refund Policy

The event management 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.