Auburn is known (by official City Council proclamation) as the “Endurance Capital of the World.” The community plays host to the world-famous Western States 100-mile endurance run, the Tevis Cup 100-mile endurance horse ride as well as the Auburn Triathlon.
Visit the Lodging and Camping page for details on host hotels for the Auburn Triathlon.
Bicycle Emporium is the proud sponsor of the Auburn Triathlon Bike Courses. They will be providing prizes to the fastest male and female bike splits for the World’s Toughest Half.
Bicyle Emporium has a beautiful facility on Highway 49, a half-mile north of Interstate-80, catering to triathletes. Exit from I-80 onto Hwy 49 North, go 1/2 mile and uphill to Palm Ave signal (notice shop on left before Palm). Left on Palm and immediate left onto frontage road, backtrack 100 meters to bike shop. Owners Bill and Michelle Marengo provide on course bike support every year and are extremely busy with emergency repairs on race day! Why not pay a visit to the shop in advance to get tuned up to ensure a smooth race day? Give them a call at (530) 823-2900.
Bike Transport Services
Bicycle Emporium will accept your bike shipment, assemble and make your bike race ready, and ship your bike back home. Call (530) 823-2900 to inquire.
Sacramento International Airport has numerous major rental car companies on the premises, just reserve with your chosen company in advance and take the rental car shuttle at the clearly-marked curbside bus stop. Magnussen’s Auburn Toyota can provide all sizes or autos for very reasonable rates, including mini-vans. Call (530) 885-2400 for details. Auburn Rental Car is located at 800 Nevada Street, Auburn, CA 95603.
Auburn Health & Wellness Care
Pathways to Health – Is the official Auburn Triathlon Massage sponsor. They provide those much needed massages after your big event. Pathways to Health provides an outstanding clinic with therapists on call virtually any time to get a drop-in or short notice appointment with an experienced, highly trained, certified therapist! Pathways is located in a quiet residential area in Applegate, CA, right around mile 47 on the 56-mile bike course! A great option for last minute out of towners. Mention your event entry for a discount on your massage. Enjoy their steam sauna too! (530) 888-6534.