Take the Soma Tempe Triathlon Challenge
With sunny weather and miles of trails and parks, Tempe is the perfect place to train for a triathlon, marathon or other endurance sport. Hikers, mountain bikers and runners are challenged by the unique Arizona landscape and trail systems.
The city is also home to exciting events including the Soma Tempe International Triathlon, known as one of the best destination events of its kind. Held annually in October, this three day event attracts top athletes and visitors from across the country. A variety of activities surround the Soma Tempe Triathlon Challenge, with visitors descending on Tempe Beach Park to enjoy the a half-Ironman distance race, food and festivities.
Also, don't miss fun and challenging events like the SkirtChaser Tempe 5K run and block party in February, the Danskin Tempe Women's Triathlon in May and the Nathan Triathlon at Tempe Town Lake in September.
Don't miss out! Stay in the loop with information on other Tempe events and attractions by requesting your free visitor's packet now! Or, read on to learn more about the sporting events in Tempe and plan your training schedule with our calendar of annual events, including the Tempe International Triathlon.