For the the sith year, RDE ventures east to the beautiful town of Dandridge and Douglas Lake for the Lakeside of the Smokies triathlon. 2019 will again offer the 750 meter Swim/16 mile Bike/3 mile Run sprint option, in addition to the Olympic distance (1.5k S/40K B/10kR) option. The Olympic distance race features a wet suit legal 2 lap counter clockwise triangular open water swim , followed by a rolling loop bike course, capped off by a challenging run through town and across the famous Dandridge levy (aid stations ~every mile). The sprint option is a condensed version of the Olympic course (one lap swim), with a much flatter run course. Performance technical shirts, NEXT LEVEL tank option for women, race logo DeFeet socks, unique “wooden state” awards, and post-race burger/hot dog cookout & BEER highlight the Jefferson Co. event. Expected participation--200
Friday (5/11) packet pickup available at Field of Dreams Activity Center, 1145 Treadway Drive, Dandridge. from 4 to 7 pm
Day of race registration and packet pickup is available at the race site, starting at 6am. Olympic distance individual is $100, sprint distance individual is $85. Day of race Olympic relays will be $115, sprint relays $100.