The James O'Rourke Memorial Triathlons, based in North Platte, Neb., are a group of open, inclusive events that provide athletes at every skill level the opportunity to participate in the sport of triathlon.
The James O'Rourke Memorial Triathlons are open, inclusive events that provide athletes of every ability level the opportunity to participate in the sport of triathlon. We offer three divisions — Competitive, for experienced athletes; Fitness, for triathletes who are getting started on their journey; and Relay, which allows teams of three to share the triathlon experience. In addition, we offer specially-tailored triathlon events for children. The triathlons begin and end at the North Platte Recreation Center, located at 1300 South McDonald Road in North Platte.