Buffman and Squeaky Intermediate Triathlon

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Event Date

Sun, May 22, 2016

Address

Lubbock, TX

Pricing

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1500M Swim/ 40K Bike/ 10K Run - Individual

$75 $88 Closed

1500M Swim/ 40K Bike/ 10K Run - Aquabike under 40

$75 $83 Closed

1500M Swim/ 40K Bike/ 10K Run - Aquabike over 40

$75 $88 Closed

1500M Swim/ 40K Bike/ 10K Run - Athena under 40

$75 $83 Closed

1500M Swim/ 40K Bike/ 10K Run - Athena over 40

$75 $83 Closed

1500M Swim/ 40K Bike/ 10K Run - Clydesdale under 40

$75 $75 Closed

1500M Swim/ 40K Bike/ 10K Run - Clydesdale over 40

$75 $83 Closed

1500M Swim/ 40K Bike/ 10K Run - Physically Challenged

$75 $75 Closed

1500M Swim/ 40K Bike/ 10K Run - Relay

$80 $88 Closed

About This Activity

WHERE:
Buffalo Springs Lake, 5 miles southeast of Lubbock, Texas, East 50th St. (FM RD. 835)
WHEN:
May 22, 2016
TIME:
9:00 a.m. (please note that some of the particular details may change)
WEATHER:
Semi-Arid (You don’t sweat in the shade!) Average High 90.8 degrees; Average Low 64.3 degrees; Average Humidity 20-35%; Average Wind South 10-13 m.p.h. Note: Due to the extreme temperatures experienced in the 1994 race, (a history making 113 degrees F.), Buffalo Springs Lake Triathlon race management has established a policy that we may alter the race based on extreme weather conditions. You will be advised the day before if changes are required.

SWIM:
1500 meter lake swim, USA Triathlon wetsuit rules will prevail.
Note: The water temperature in Buffalo Springs Lake, on the average, is 70-74 degrees (even during the 113 degree day of 1994 the water temperature was never over 74 degrees). It is a spring fed lake so it stays cool; therefore, you should bring your wetsuits. Wetsuits are allowed with 78 degrees or cooler.

BIKE:

40 km out & back, mostly flat, 5 climbs, asphalt roads.

RUN:

10 km out & back, flat, some shade, asphalt roads

AID STATIONS:
Aid stations will be in transition area & run turnaround. Water, fluid replacement, Gu, sponges, ice, etc., will be provided along the course. A medical team will be on hand along with 2 ambulances in the course area

Buffalo Springs Triathlon Camp :: May 19th–22nd, 2016 :: Lubbock, TX

 

 The 11th Annual Playtri Buffalo Springs Triathlon Camp, official camp of the IROMAN 70.3 Buffalo Springs Lake, is a triathlon training program designed for the 70.3 / Half Iron distance, specifically IRONMAN 70.3 Buffalo Springs Lake on June 26, 2016. The camp will be 3.5 days of intense training and education.

This camp targets the IRONMAN 70.3 Buffalo Springs Lake and is also an excellent opportunity to gain insightful training and knowledge of open water swimming, biking, running, transitions and race nutrition for any 70.3 or Half Iron distance race. The camp is designed for the beginner to advanced level triathlete and is limited to 35 people per session. Contact alix@playtri.com for questions or more information.

Ahmed Zaher is a USAT Level II certified coach with 10 years coaching experience. Ahmed’s philosophy is to have fun and train smart. He is a 7 time Hawaii qualifier/finisher and has competed at the Buffalo Springs Lake Ironman 70.3 for 4 times. Ahmed will gladly take the time to discuss a training plan specific to the BSLT course.

Visit the PLAYTRI website to find out more information concerning the Playtri Buffalo Springs Triathlon Camp.

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