Doghouse Sprint Triathlon


Event Date

Sun, May 4, 2014


Lubbock, TX

About This Activity

  • SWIM:
  • 500 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:
  • 17.6 miles out & back, mostly flat, 3 climbs, asphalt roads.
  • RUN:
  • 3.1 miles out & back, flat, some shade, asphalt roads
  • Aid stations will be in transition area & run turnaround. Water, fluid replacement, fruit, sponges, ice, etc., will be provided along the course. A medical team will be on hand along with 2 ambulances in the course area

Event schedule and times

May 3

3:30pm-6:30p - Registration & Packet Pick Up
(Healthy Essentials 8004 Abbeville Ave. Lubbock, TX 79424) 806.771.5959

May 4

7:00am - Parking Starts

8:00am - 8:30am - Late Packet Pickup (Race Site) Body Marking (Race Site)

8:45am - Pre Race Meeting

9:00am - Buffman and Squeaky Swim Start

9:50am - Dog House Sprint Swim Start

11:30am - Marley’s Kids Tri Start

12:00am - AWARDS at the Lake

*** If the Weather is really warm,
we will move the start time earlier***
This decision will probably be made the day before the event.


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