2018 Hometown Triathlon Series

Nishna Valley Triathlon


June 30, 2018 - Griswold, IA

This triathlon is full of small town hospitality. 

The race was established in the summer of 1982. It is in Griswald, IA about 45 minutes from Omaha. 

The race is a point to point Sprint Triathlon. The swim is a 750 meter 2 lap course in Cold Springs State Park. Athletes will transition from swim to bike at Cold Springs and complete the 20k course to Griswold High School on rolling county and state roads.  Bike to run transition is at Griswold High School, the run is a flat and fast 5k around the perimeter of Griswold finishing back at the high school. 

Come join Ironhawk Endurance for this classic event. 

Whaletown Triathlon


August 4, 2018 - Anita, IA 

The historic race is back!

Jon Jordan established this event in Anita, Iowa and built this event up to be one of the premier triathlons in the region and ran for 25 consecutive years.


The event take place at Lake Anita State Park, the course consists of a 1,000 meter swim in Lake Anita, after transitioning a challenging 40K out and back bike heading south on County Road 148 will be completed. Returning back to Lake Anita State Park and to the transition area athletes will complete an epic 10k run meandering within the confines of Lake Anita State Park.