The 5th Annual Ber Vaughn Pool Triathlon
Join us at the Ber Vaughn Pool in Berwick, PA for the 4th running (5th year) of the Ber Vaughn Pool TRI. This is a great introduction event for new triathletes as well as a good way to get out and compete for the more seasoned participants. Registration includes an event shirt (guaranteed if registered by May 28th), swim cap, course support, chip timing and post-race food. Bathrooms and showers are available at the pool before and after the race.
A challenging and fun course
SWIM: The swim take place in the Ber Vaughn 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 large grassy area near the pool. The transition area opens to participants at 6 AM.
BIKE: The bike course is 12 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.
Resources for Racers
Packet Pick-up and Body Marking: 6:00 – 7:15
Pool Warm-up: 6:30 AM – 7:15 AM
Pre-race Meeting: 7:15 AM
Swim Start: 7:30 AM
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.