TRI THE PARKS, blalock lakes

TRIATHLON, DUATHLON, AQUABIKE                

 

DATE AND TIME

June 3, 2017

8:00 AM

 

online registration

MULTIRACE REGISTRATION

 

LIST OF PARTICIPANTS (POSTED RACE WEEK)

 

DIRECTIONS

Address: 4075 New Corinth Road, Newnan, GA 30263

From Atlanta, take I-85 South to Exit 41 (Moreland/Hwy. 29). Turn right and travel one-half mile. Take first left onto Pine Road (Dollar General Store on corner). Continue 1.1 miles until Pine Road dead-ends into New Corinth Road. Turn left onto New Corinth and go 5.5 miles. The entrance to Blalock Lakes is just past New Hope Church on the right. 

 

DISTANCES

TRIATHLON

Swim: 600 meters

Bike: 14.7 miles

Run: 3.1 miles

 

DUATHLON

Run: 3.1 miles

Bike: 14.7 miles

Run: 3.1 miles

 

AQUABIKE

Swim: 600 meters

Bike: 14.7 miles

 

RACE INFORMATION

Registration cutoff is May 26, 2017 or when field limit is reached if earlier.

Field limit is 500.

Transition Area:  Bike racks are coordinated to match with your assigned race number.  Place your bike in the rack corresponding with your number.  

Body Marking:  All athletes will be marked with race number and age.  

 Swim Caps:  Swim caps are provided in your race packet and must be worn.  Your cap color identifies your swim start wave.

 

COURSE maps

TRIATHLON

DUATHLON

AQUABIKE

 

COOL STUFF

Awards in all divisions, awesome/durable lifestyle shirts, cool race packet, post race refreshments, complete race results posted on web, awards ceremony with awards three deep in all categories.  

 

EVENT TIMELINE

6:00 a.m. Gate opens

6:00 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.  Check-in

7:30 a.m.  Report to the beach for the swim seed positioning and duathlon course start  

7:45 a.m.  Start sequence information and last minute course updates

8:00 a.m.  Race starts

11:00 a.m.  Awards ceremony begins

 

AWARDS CATEGORIES

  • Male and Female Overall (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
  • Male and Female Masters (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
  • Male and Female Age Groups (1st, 2nd, 3rd) 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90+
  • Clydesdale (1st, 2nd, 3rd), Athena (1st, 2nd, 3rd), Physically Challenged (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
  • Masters Clydesdale (1st, 2nd, 3rd), Masters Athena (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
  • Male and Female Novice (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
  • Male, Female, and Mixed Teams (1st Place)

 

SERIES AWARDS

All athletes completing at least three races are eligible for special series awards.  The best three races count toward series standings.  Series scoring information can be located here.  

 

RULES

All Tri the Parks races are USAT Sanctioned.  All USAT rules are in effect.  Approved helmets only, no drafting, and no blocking.  All rules will be enforced by USAT Officials to ensure a safe and fair competition.  All participants, including relay team members, must be a USAT member or have purchased a one-day license ($15) during registration.  

 

ENTRY FEES

November 7 - December 31st

    Individual                       $59

    Relay Team                    $95

January 1 - January 31

    Individual                       $70

    Relay Team                  $105

February 1 - April 28        

    Individual                       $80

    Relay Team                  $115

April 29 - May 26                

    Individual                       $95

    Relay Team                 $135

*Must add $15 if Non USAT Member in order to receive one day membership

*Each relay team member must add $15 if Non USAT member

mail in registration form

 

HOTEL INFORMATION

Hampton Inn

50 Hampton Place

Newnan, GA

Phone: 770-253-9922

 

Economy Inn

1310 Highway 29S

Newnan, GA

Phone:  770-683-1499

 

America’s Best Value Inn

1344 S Hwy 29 I85 Exit 41

Newnan, GA 

Phone:  770-253-8440

 

PACKET PICK-UP INFORMATION

Packet pick-up at All3Sports, June 1st 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m; at Blalock Lakes June 2nd noon - 7 p.m.; Race Day 6:00 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.

 

QUESTIONS

Please direct Tri the Parks questions to tritheparks@gmail.com