The RJA Memorial Mighty Montauk Triathlon

Event Date

Sat, Jun 13, 2015


Montauk, NY

About This Activity

RJA Memorial Mighty Montauk Triathlon

Founded in 1982 by the late Robert J. Aaron.
Long considered the east end season opener would be celebrating its 31st anniversary this year. It features a very scenic course through the beautiful hamlet of Montauk. The race consists of a 1 mile swim, 22 miles bike and 6.2 miles run. This fun event is USAT sanctioned.

This course must be completed in 3 hours 55 minutes.
SWIM - The distance is 1 mile in the calm salt water of Lake Montauk. The course is out and back. Since this race is in the spring, wet suits are recommended (water temperature is normally around 55 degrees Fahrenheit).

BIKE - The distance is 22 miles taking you along Montauk historical routes; giving you a bird's eye view of the famous Montauk Lighthouse. The course is out and back with some hills. Hardshell helmets (ANSE approved) and bar end plugs are mandatory. This race adheres to USAT policy of NO DRAFTING.

RUN - The distance is 6.2 miles through the scenic side of Montauk challenging hills . NO ELECTRONIC DEVICES ON THE COURSE (ex: iPods, MP3 players etc). No water stops on the bike course. However, water stops are at one mile intervals on the run course.

Major Beneficiaries
• Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research
• St Therese Youth Group
• Phoenix House
• East Hampton PBA
• Montauk Ambulance Squad

Friday, June 12th 2015 from 10am - 10pm
at the Harborside Motel, 371 West Lake Drive, Montauk NY 11954.

ABSOLUTELY NO RACE REGISTRATION/PACKET PICK UP ON DAY OF THE EVENT. Participants must be present with photo ID to collect race packet. NO EXCEPTIONS. Non USAT members must pay $10.00 for one day membership. The race is on rain or shine.

Accommodations are being made at different locations for secure parking. Participants will be directed by the local police officers on the day of race. Please comply with the directions given by officers.

The following Motels are all within a one mile radius of the race. Most of the Motels require a two night stay, so please plan accordingly.

HARBORSIDE MOTEL - 631-668-2511 SNUG HARBOR MOTEL- 631-668-2860
BLUE HAVEN MOTEL 631-668-5943 SAIL INN - 631-668-2800
SUN AND SOUND MOTEL - 631-668-2212 TIPPERARY INN - 631-668-2010
SEA WIND MOTEL - 631-668-4949 MONTAUK YACHT CLUB - 631-668-3100

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