Lewisburg Triathlon - Sponsored by Evangelical Community Hospital
Youth Triathlon - Friday, August 10th at 6 PM
Adult (14 and older) Sprint Triathlon - Saturday, August 11th at 8 AM
THE SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY'S LARGEST SPRINT TRIATHLON
The Lewisburg Sprint Triathlon, for racers 14 and over, was established in 2006 with 199 participants and has grown to more than 325 participants each year.
The race is chip timed with awards for the top female and male finishers, top three in each 5 year age category, the top three 2 and 3 person teams and top three aqua-velo (swim-bike) finishers.
Great event for the first time TRI-ers and avid racers. Participants receive - water, post race food, finisher medal, tech shirt (guaranteed if registered by July 27th). The event is chip-timed.
Online registration closed on August 9th at Noon
Location: Lewisburg Community Pool
Adult Triathlon - Saturday 8 AM
Swim: 300 Yards (Pool Swim)
Bike: 15.1 Miles (Open Road)
Run: 3.25 Miles (Open Road)
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
SWIM: The swim will 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.
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.
The bike course is 15.1 miles of rolling hills. The bike course is on open roads and cyclists must yield to traffic.
The run is basically flat, out and back course with a small incline at approximately 1.5 miles. There will be a water station.
Youth Triathlon - Friday 6 PM
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 7-14 and is meant to introduce youngsters to the sport of triathlon. The event is non-competitive, however is chip timed. All participants receive a medal, those registered by July 27 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
Swim: 50 Yards
Bike: Approximately 1.8 miles
Run: Approximately .4 miles
Swim: 100 yards
Bike: Approximately 2.7 miles
Run: Approximately .6 miles
Youth (Individual Only)
Now - June 30: $25
July 1 - Race day: $30