Travel & Directions

TRAVEL & ACCOMMODATIONS

St. Petersburg is located on Florida’s West Coast and is easily accessible by major roadways and nearby airports. Air travelers are recommended to use Tampa International Airport, a 30-minute drive from downtown St. Petersburg. All St. Anthony’s Triathlon activities are conducted in Vinoy Park along the Tampa Bay waterfront in downtown St. Petersburg. The Meek & Mighty Triathlon takes place at nearby North Shore Pool.

Location

Vinoy Park
701 Bayshore Drive N.E.
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

DIRECTIONS:
From I-275 in St. Petersburg take Exit 23-A to I-375. Travel east on I-375 past St. Anthony’s Hospital into downtown St. Petersburg. Continue straight for several blocks (you’ll be on Fourth Avenue North) to Beach Drive. Turn left on Beach Drive and travel three blocks to Seventh Avenue North. Turn right on Seventh Avenue North and travel two blocks to Vinoy Park. Parking is available in the lots just north of North Shore Pool, in the downtown area and in surrounding neighborhoods.

Lodging

  • Hyatt Place St. Petersburg is one of the newest hotel’s in Downtown St. Pete which features 175 spacious guest rooms, “HYbar” Craft Cocktail Lounge, rooftop heated pool and a 24-hour state of the art gym. Hyatt Place St. Petersburg Downtown is located in the center of the Waterfront Arts District and just a few blocks from Vinoy Park. Situated only one block from both Beach Drive and Central Avenue, we are just steps away from many restaurants, local shops, and entertainment, making it most convenient for guests.
  • The Staybridge Suites is less than a mile from the downtown historic district. Offering free Wi-Fi, the modern apartment-style units have flat-screen TVs with premium channels, full kitchens and separate living rooms. Complimentary perks include buffet breakfast, area shuttle, evening social (some weeknights) and parking. Located at 940 Fifth Avenue South, St. Petersburg. For reservations, call (727) 821-0777.
  • Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront is located in the heart of Downtown St. Petersburg and across the street from beautiful Tampa Bay! The hotel is within a mile of race site at Vinoy Park, bars, restaurants, and shopping all along Beach Drive and Central Ave.

Flying?

TriBike Transport: 
TriBike Transport (TBT) provides trusted, economical, trouble-free service to your race. Reserve your space today for premium bike transport.

• Fully Assembled Bike Transport: The original Fully Assembled Bike Transport service for cyclists and triathletes. For an additional fee, TBT will take your wheel bag and a gear bag, too.

• Pack and Ship Bike Transport: TBT offers Pack and Ship service to athletes living in areas that TBT trucks just can’t get to. You’re only responsible for disassemble and boxing your bike for outbound shipping and then reassembling once your bike is returned home. TBT will handle the rest.

• Valet Service*: Take the night off and use TBT’s optional Valet Service. Whether you shipped your bike with TBT or not, TBT will pick up your bike and bags (bike and run) from the transition area after your race. There are two unique services to choose from:

• Next Day Valet*: Stop by TBT’s corral the day after the race for your pedals and bags (and bike too, if you’ve got your own transportation).

• Finish & Fly*: Leave it to TBT to pack your bags in a gorgeous TBT duffle and ship it home with your bike. The duffle is yours to keep.

*Available at select races

All fully assembled transports include $1,000 of declared value, with an option to purchase additional coverage. Pack and ship transports include an option to purchase coverage. Travel light with TBT.

For more information and to find a partner shop near you, visit the TriBike Transport website.

Open M&F Splash

SWIM

Held within the brisk waters of Tampa Bay, our swim course takes place within some of the most picturesque of beaches in the ideal climate only offered by Florida's incredible Spring.

St. Petersburg, Fl.  4.30.2017. Passing the Vinoy. World Champions, Olympians, and a well-rounded roster of professional athletes from across the world comprise the field for the 34th Annual St. Anthony’s Triathlon that returns to St. Petersburg on Sunday, April 30th 2017.

BIKE

Our flat and fast Bike course takes place on the closed streets alongside the glimmering waterways and quiet harbors of beautiful St Petersburg. 

Sarah Haskins makes it 4 and a course record!

RUN

Run through the neighborhoods and past vast crowds of cheering spectators all the way to our world class finish-line!

Victory awaits.

EXPERIENCE ST ANTHONY's WORLD CLASS COURSE

A 35 year local Event with GLOBAL COMPETITION
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