CLICK HERE to view 2015 race results!

Join River Action for our annual Taming of the Slough Adventure Triathlon this fall. Paddle, mountain bike and run your way to the top.

Race individually or as a team, and celebrate at the finish at the post-race party with pizza and beer.


  • All Transitions take place at Empire Park in East Moline.
  • The boat segment (kayak or canoe) is a 3.8-mile paddle around Campbell's Island.
  • The bike portion is a short ride to Illiniwek Forest Preserve for a challenging mountain bike course returning to Empire Park (3.8 miles paved, 4.5 miles off-road, 400 ft. of elevation changes).
  • The run is a 2-mile course on paved and off-road surface, finishing at Empire Park.
  • Compete individually or as a team
  • 2-PERSON TEAM: Consists of 2 members who complete all legs of race - Finish time is the average of both times
  • 3-PERSON TEAM [Relay]: Kayak-Bike-Run
  • Corporate Adventure Challenge: 3-person teams compete to be the best corporate team in the QC's
  • Race Start - Saturday September 17, 2016 at 8 a.m. - Empire Park, East Moline, IL
  • There are a limited number of boats available for rent; Call Princeton Outdoor Adventures at 563-289-5445

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River Action, Inc.

822 E. River Drive

Davenport, Iowa 52803

Phone: (563) 322-2969


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