UCLA Aquathlon and 5K

Event Date

Sun, Feb 8, 2015

Address

Los Angeles, CA

About This Activity

The 500 meter swim will consist of four laps around the perimeter of a 50 meter pool, and will be conducted "open water style" so that participants must turn around each buoy. The run will consist of 3.1 miles (5k) around the beautiful UCLA campus!

Event details and schedule

General info:

 

Race numbers are only for 5k runners! The numbers will be picked up in front of Spieker acquatics left. Make sure you have your race number on until the finish!

The aquathlon competitors will only be body marked. This will be done when you check in in front of Spieker. 

 

 

Race info:

Swim is 4 clockwise laps. Participants may use the ladder to exit the pool or the side of the pool. Feet first entry only!

Run course is an out-and-back with a small loop at the turnaround point. There is 1 aid station situated about halfway through the run course.

There will be food and water at the finish line, inside of Sunset Rec.

 

 

Race timeline:

6:30am- Beginning of warm-up, transition setup, and packet pickup

7:15am- End of warm-up

7:30am- Transition closes

7:45am- 1st wave starts

8:00am- 2nd wave starts

8:15am- 3rd wave starts

8:30am- 5k start

10:00am- awards

 

 

Course:

The 5k run for both races is the same route, and can be viewed through the link below.

http://goo.gl/maps/VY8bE

 

Parking

Parking will be available in the SV lot and will be $8 for participants. Here is a link for a map to the parking lot:

 http://maps.ucla.edu/campus/?locid=83811

 

Race Day Registration (5k ONLY)

 

Registration will be available on the day of the race for the 5k only for $15. No race day registration will be available for the aquathlon.

 

Refunds

No refunds will be available .

Awards

Awards will be given to the top 3 overall male finishers and the top 3 overall female finishers for both the aquathlon and the 5k, as well as the the top 3 collegiate finishers of the aquathlon.

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