Pedal Paddle Puff

Other, 5K

Event Date

Mon, Jul 4, 2016


Arlington, WA


Activity Today Later

Ironman/Ironwoman - Individual

$75 $75 Closed

Team - Team

$35 $35 Closed

Puff Only-5K - Puff only 5K

$40 $40 Closed

Team Triathlon - Team Triathlon

$35 $35 Closed

About This Activity

Join us for the Arlington tradition that dates back to pioneer days, when settlers and Native Americans would race down the Stillaguamish River for sport. This race is great fun for the whole family, groups of friends, or individuals who want to push themselves to the limit.

New to this year, a Puff only section 5K!

Medals for all Ironman/IronWoman participants

Following the race wil be snacks, drinks, music and prizes.

$100 cash prizes for the following Categories

Iron Man

Iron Woman

Local Teams (from Arlington)

Family Teams

Overall Teams

Puff 5K

For the first time ever, there will be a Beer and Wine Garden for 21 and over. All race participants will receive a t-shirt, 14 ounce commemorative mug, and free access to the beer garden (21 and over only of course)

Event details and schedule

By popular demand, the race will begin with puffers, followed by the pedalers, and ending with the paddlers.
AND, for those who can't participate in the triathlon, the running portion is going to be extended to a 5K, which has it's own prizes.
Registration at Haller Park 8:00-9:00
Course Instructions at Haller Park 9:00-9:15
Transport Canoes up to Park 9:15
Start of race at Haller Park 10:00
COURSE DESCRIPTION: Approximately 15 miles of 3 interconnected routes utilizing a bike, canoe/kayak and running.
Route #1 Puff: Approximately 3.1 miles.
Beginning at the starting line, proceed down Dike road. Follow the trail approximately 1.5 miles, and return back to the race finish line to slap hands with the biker. There will be volunteers blocking traffic, and a clearly marked turn around.

Route #2 Pedal: Approximately 5.8 miles.
From Haller City Park entrance, go south on Division Ave. to Haller Ave. Turn left on Haller Ave. (on north side of Food Pavilion store) to Broadway St. Turn right on Broadway to Burke Ave. (Hwy 530). Turn left on Burke Ave. (Hwy 530 East) follow SR 530 to the Arlington Heights Road, turn right on to Arlington Heights Road, staying on the right hand shoulder of road continue to Jordan Road. Turn right on the Jordan Road, staying on the right hand side of road, follow the Jordan Road to the River Meadows park where the Paddle portion of the race begins.

Route #3 Paddle: Approximately 6 miles.
Open to Any type of flotation device for the first time ever! For the those who are racing for time, you will placed in the front for the start.   All Paddlers must have life jackets and whistles.

Beginning at the River Meadows Park river access, 6 miles along the main channel of the South Fork of the Stilly River to the beach at Haller Park. The runner will make contact with the boater at the beach, and finish at the finish line, or iron man participant will finish by running to the finish line.

 Note: The river conditions may dictate a change in the landing area.

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