Adult & Youth Triathlon
Youth Triathlon – Friday, August 10, 2018, 6 PM
Adult Triathlon – Saturday, August 11, 2018, 8 AM
Adult Sprint TriathlonLewisburg Community Pool
THE SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY’S LARGEST SPRINT TRIATHLON!
Sponsored by Evangelical Community Hospital
The Lewisburg Sprint Triathlon, for racers 14 and over, was established in 2006 with 199 participants and has grown to more then 325 participants each year.
The race is chip timed with awards for the top male and female finishers, top three finishers in each 5 year age category, the top three 2 and 3 person teams and top three aqua-velo (swim-bike) finishers.
This is a great event for both first-time TRI-ers and avid racers. Participants receive water, post race food, finisher medal and a tech shirt guaranteed if registered by July 27th. The event is chip-timed.
Online registration will close on August 9th at noon.
Adult Triathlon – Saturday, August 11th, 8 AM start
Swim: 300 yards (pool swim)
Bike: 15.1 miles (open roads)
Run: 3.25 miles (open roads)
SWIM: The swim take place in the Lewisburg Community Pool. Swimmers will be started every 15 seconds based on expected swim time. Swimmers will swim in a serpentine fashion up and down the lanes starting at one side of the pool and finishing at the other. Flip turns are not allowed. Warm ups are allowed in the diving area starting at 6:30 AM.
TRANSITION: The transition area is a gravel area near the pool. Bikes are racked in a first come – first racked fashion the morning of the race. The transition area opens to participants at 6 AM.
BIKE: The bike course is 15.1 miles of rolling hills. The bike course is on open roads and cyclists must yield to traffic.
RUN: The run is a basically flat out and back route with a small incline at approximately 1.5 miles. There will be a water station.
Youth Triathlon – Friday, August 10th, 6 PM start
The kids’ Triathlon was started in 2007 from an idea presented to the triathlon committee by Dr. Larry Winans. It was an immediate success and wonderful addition to the adult event. The kids’ tri is for children ages 7 to 14 and is meant to introduce youngsters to the sport of triathlon. The event in non-competitive, however it is chip timed. All participants receive a medal and those registered by July 27th will receive a t-shirt but ALL will feel the satisfaction of finishing!
Ages 7 – 9:
Swim: 25 yards
Bike: Approximately .9 miles
Run: Approximately .25 miles
Ages 10 – 12:
Swim: 50 yards
Bike: Approximately 1.8 miles
Run: Approximately .4 miles
Ages 13 – 14:
Swim: 100 yards
Bike: Approximately 2.7 miles
Run: Approximately .6 miles
Youth Triathlon Pricing (individual only):
Now – June 30: $25
July 1 – race day: $30
Registration is open!
Now – June 30: $50
July 1 – race day: $60
Team of 2:
Now – June 30: $75
July 1 – race day: $85
Team of 3:
Now – June 30: $85
July 1 – race day: $95
July 1 – registration price increase
July 27th – last day to register with guaranteed tech shirt
August 9 – online registration closes at noon
August 10 – Youth Race Day
August 11 – Adult Race Day
The event is rain or shine
Run570 reserves the right to cancel and/or alter the race in the event that natural disaster or other unforeseen circumstance prevents us from holding the race safely as planned. We will make every attempt to hold the event. Any cancellations or changes, will be noted on the home page, race-specific page and on facebook. In the event that a cancellation or change of date or venue is required, we are unable to provide refunds.