2014 Race schedule

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Sat­ur­day, July 26, 10:00AM-5:00PM

REGISTRATION IS OPEN ALL DAY  (Nor­mal Price)                                    Packet pick up

 Pre­view the course lay­out so you can focus on your race the next morn­ing with­out try­ing to fig­ure out where every­thing is. This swim start is ½ mile from the venue. Bring pic­ture ID, preprinted USAT form and/or cur­rent USAT card, Check or cash for USAT one day if not pre­paid online. USAT .pdf form on event website.

Loca­tion: Advanced Dermatology:

You will receive your tim­ing chip, bib#, swim cap, bike frame#, and wrist­band (for lunch and bike retrieval) and shirt.

Sun­day, July 27, 5:30 AM

Venue Opens

Park­ing attendants/signage will direct ath­letes and vol­un­teers to the event park­ing lot. This is the dirt lot near­est tran­si­tion. It will be closed from 7 AM to 10:00 AM while bikes are on course. We will enforce this clo­sure period for the safety of the ath­letes still on course. Please park in the other des­ig­nated areas if you want to leave dur­ing this time.  Those areas will be the park­ing lots of First Amer­i­can Title, IIB Bank, and Oxyfresh Bldg.  There is no ath­lete park­ing in the park­ing for Red Robin, Bardeney’s Starbuck’s, Hamp­ton Inn and theaters.

5:30 AM

Tran­si­tion Opens

All ath­letes must have their tran­si­tions set up by 7:00 AM, regard­less of start time. Only ath­letes are allowed in tran­si­tion. No fam­ily or friends will be allowed in tran­si­tion for you and your equipment’s safety. Solo par­tic­i­pants will rack bikes in men’s and women’s des­ig­nated areas. Teams will have their own area.

5:30 AM-6:50 AM

Body mark­ing

Near tran­si­tion area

6:20 AM – 6:30 AM

MANDATORY ath­lete meet­ing next to tran­si­tion area (FOR THE FIRSTWAVES)

6:30 AM

First 5 waves head toward swim start

There are no trol­leys this year. We encour­age ath­letes to walk/jog to the start as a warm-up. Don’t wait too long to get to the start. It is ½ mile upriver.

Elite Divi­sion goes first, then a mix of both women, men, and teams will fol­low.  (See list at Pick-Up)

6:50 AM

MANDATORY ath­lete meet­ing next to tran­si­tion area (FOR THE LASTWAVES)


For all athletes-regardless of start time. Tran­si­tion DOES NOT OPEN to retrieve gear until the last run­ner leaves. Some ath­letes may have to wait an hour or more to get gear after fin­ish­ing the race.

6:59 AM Elite Divi­sion start

7:00 AM-All Waves start on 5 or 10 minute intervals   

E   6:59

M30-39                                  7:00

M25-29    W25-29                   7:05

M15-24    W15-24                   7:10

W30-39   7:20

M40-49   7:30

W40-49   7:35

W50-59    M50-59                  7:40

Teams, Clydes­dales 7:50

Athena, W60+, M60+ 7:55

Open                                     8:00  (for late reg­is­tra­tions and group racers)


Spe­cific wave assign­ments will  be  posted at packet pick up, and will be in your race info packet

8:45 AM

Lunch Avail­able

In the main stag­ing area for ath­letes and vol­un­teers only. Spec­ta­tors may pur­chase sand­wiches and drinks from our food vendor.

10:00 AM

(approx­i­mately depend­ing on how many are finished)

Award Cer­e­mony and drawings.

Tran­si­tion open and event park­ing lot opened. (Ath­letes can expect to retrieve tran­si­tion gear at approx. 9:45 AM or when the last run­ners leaves)

 12:00 NOON

Tran­si­ton Closes

All bikes and gear must be removed. No secu­rity will be pro­vided beyond noon.