Copper Q

Located in the heart of the Village

645 Pine Knot Ave, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

JUNE 22nD | 3:00pm to 9:00pm

The Copper Q

645 Pine Knot Ave

Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

Park off Knickerbocker and enter the restaurant from the back for check in on the patio. See map below:

The restaurant is right in the middle of the village on Pine Knott Blvd.  We will be setup on the patio which is located toward the back of the facility. There will be signs outside the restaurant to help direct you, if there is any confusion or doubt please just walk in the front door and ask any employee. Be sure to look through you goodie bag for your Copper Q discount.  If you cannot make it up to receive your packet Friday night there will be a limited opportunity to check in on race day but you must arrive by 6AM in order to be processed with enough time to race. Your understanding is greatly appreciated.

RACE DAY | Saturday | JUNE 23rd




Veterans Park / Community Church

Big Bear Lake, Ca 92315






There will be NO parking at the location of the Start/Finish area. There will be very limited parking outside the immediate parking lot due to road closures immediately around the Start/Finish area for the race. Event parking is located on Knickerbocker. There are 2 public parking lots on Knickerbocker and the Presbyterian Church parking lot.  The overflow parking will be located on Bartlett. This overflow is approximately 1 mile from the event so please be prepared to travel to the race location. It is a short walk or you can bring a bike with you even as a spectator, if you do not need to use your bike please bring the necessary items to secure your bike from theft. The Big Bear Triathlon is not responsible for lost or stolen items at the event.


Start Times - 

Transition Opens at 6 am

Transition Closes at 7:45 am

There is no need to rush to get a "good spot" in transition.  Your spot is reserved by your race number.  


Olympic Men - 8:00 am

Olympic Women - 8:05 am

Aquathon All - 8:10 am

Sprint Men - 8:20 am

Sprint Women - 8:25 am

Duathlon All - 8:40 am 




Cut Off Times



Swim:  1 hr 15 min              TOD - 9:20 am

Bike:  2 hr 15 min                 TOD - 11:35 am

Run:  1 hr 30 min                 TOD - 1:05 pm



Swim: 1 hr 15 min            TOD - 9:25 am

Bike: 2 hrs 15 min             TOD - 11:40 am



Swim: 45 min            TOD - 9:10

Bike: 1 hr 30 min       TOD - 10:40 am

Run:  1 hr                    TOD - 11:40 am



Bike: 2 hr 15 min         TOD - 10:55 am

Run:  1 hr 30 min         TOD -  12:25 pm 





Current Lake Status

Big Bear Weather Forecast

Water temperatures and weather will be updated closer to event date.  



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