A three-day multisport festival consisting
of a sprint-distance triathlon on Friday afternoon, road bike rides
(Gran Fondos) on Saturday morning and running races on Sunday. Participants
can enter individual events or take one of two "Eurekan"
What Is "The Eurekan"?
The name not only is the moniker of the event,
but also refers to participants who complete the ultimate challenge!
Any participant who enters the "The Eurekan"
who can complete the triathlon, 100 mile ride and 10K run will be
known as "The Eurekan"! There is also a Half
Eurekan competition which is the triathlon, 62 mile bike ride and
The triathlon is located on Holiday Island,
just a few minutes from downtown Eureka Springs. The finish line
for the biking and running events are the same place each day. The
finish line is located in the heart of the city on historic Main
Street in front of the Eureka Springs City Courthouse.