Athletes jump into the San Francisco Bay in front of Alcatraz island at the start of the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Escape from Alcatraz

Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon attracts World Champions, Olympic Medalists and the best amateur triathletes from 50 states and over 50 countries. They put their endurance and adventurous spirit to the test as they take on San Francisco’s legendary Bay, steep hills, and rugged terrain. Consistently ranked as a must-do event among triathletes, this race draws thousands each summer to find out who has what it takes to ESCAPE!