The Spring Beach Blast Triathlon and Duathlon is set for Saturday, April 23, 2016, offering choices of Sprint or Olympic distance and Triathlon or Duathlon. Pick your race and distance! The races take place on the beautiful Gulf Coast and its magical beaches. Location of the packet pick-up and race is Beacon Hill Park – between Mexico Beach and Port St. Joe on Hwy 98. All 4 races start from the same spot on the beautiful local beach. Olympic races start at 7:00 am and sprint distance races start at 7:30 am. All races run on Central Time!