East Tennessee's longest running lake triathlon (since 1984) welcomes you to the 2017 Tellico Summer Solstice Sprint Triathlon - also includes of trail runs (13.1mi & 3.1mi) on Saturday June 17th to go along with the popular triathlon Sunday, June 18th. The long standing triathlon starts with a .5 mile open water swim. The in water start is from the bath house beach and ends at the new beach area. A short grass run to transition to begin the 16.1 mile bike mainly on scenic Tellico Parkway. The triathlon finishes with a 5K run within the recreation area and is almost completely flat. Great views of Tellico Lake. Over $1500 in door prizes, finishers medal, performance shirts & great food & awards!
Late registration & packet pickup is Saturday from 4 to 6:30 PM and Sunday from 6 AM to 7 AM. Race walk through at 6:30 PM at race site.
Age Groups and Awards: Overall awards for the top three male and female finishers & top male and female masters. Age group awards for first, second, and third place in the following M & F age groups: 12-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45- 49, 50-55, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over & top 3 Clydesdale & Athena. Open Relay Division: Male, Female, and Co-ed.