Mid Summer Super Sprint & Kids Triathlon

Super Sprint, Other

Event Date

Sat, Jun 18, 2016

Address

Oakwood, GA

Pricing

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Adult Triathlon-Super Sprint - Individual Age group/open

$45 $50 Closed

Triathlon-Kids - Individual Age group/open

$40 $40 Closed

About This Activity

This is one of the most special events because it lands on Father's Day weekend, and kids can race as an individual, or as a father/son or father/daughter team  (if dad's out of town, another adult can take dad's place).  Everything happens at the Oakwood YMCA with the adult only race starting at 8:00 am, and the kids races (and the teams) starting at 10:00 am.

Event details and schedule

Brief Description: Welcome to June…and Race #3 in our Sumer triathlon Series. This is one of the most special events because it lands on Father's Day weekend, and kids can race as an individual, or as a father/son or father/daughter team (if dad's out of town, another adult can take dad's place). Everything happens at the Oakwood YMCA with the adult only race starting at 8:00 am, and the kids races (and the teams) starting at 10:00 am.
Summer Triathlon Series: The Mid Summer Super Sprint race is event #3 (of 8) in the summer series. See www.fivestarntp.com for more information on the race series, and additional events.
Teams: Anyone can put together a team and come out for glory, but if you're a dad, and you want to race as a team with your son/daughter; you'll be in for a special treat. Father child teams will race side by side from start to finish during the child's age group time, and doing the childs distances. We'll have awards for the fastest teams in each age group. If dad wants to also race in the adult race earlier in the day, and then again with their child...you can do that too.
Team Registration: Father & Son/Daughter team registration is $75 before May 18, add $5 afterwards. Each Dad/child team member will receive a finisher medal, race shirt, and be eligible for team awards. The child will also be eligible for age group awards. Dad's who wish to participate in the adult race, AND as a team with their child will need to register as an adult participant, and as a team (there is NO additional fee...just the adult entry and the child entry).
Registration Entry Fee & Day of Registration: $40 for kids, $45 for adults, and $75 for teams for the father/child team through May 18, add $5 afterwards. Day of registration is also available for $5 additional ($50 for kids & $55 for adults).
Late Registration & Day of Registration: Late registration is considered any registration after May 17th. We will have extras, but T-shirts will not be guaranteed on race day for anyone registering after May 17th. Day of registration starts at 6:30 am.
Shirts All participants registered by May 15th are guaranteed a great race shirt in their size (Women's Sizes too). Participants registering after the 15th will receive a shirt while supplies last.
Finisher Awards: All finishers will receive a custom finisher award.
Awards: Adult Awards to the top 3 overall male & female as well as the top 3 masters male & female. Awards also to the top 3 age group finishers for male & female 19 & Under through 75+. Awards for kids will be in each division...top 3 in boys & top 3 girls.
Event Cap: The adult race is capped at 180 participants...register early, we're expected to sell out fast. If you bring the kids to race too, register for an earlier wave so you're guaranteed to be finished before they start.
Event Schedule: 7:00 am...Transition Opens & race day check in
  8:00 am...Wave #1 Adult swim starts
  8:30 am...Wave #2 Adult swim starts
  10:00 am...10 - 13 year old swim start
  10:30 am...8  & 9 year old swim start
  11:00 am...6 & 7 year old swim start
  11:30 am...5 & under Swim Start
Kids Race: After all the adults have finished their race the kids will start their event. Both adults & kids do their bike on the road. For the adults it's a combination of open & closed roads, and closed roads for the kids. Visit the Fivestarntp.com page for complete information on either race.
Course: The swim will be done in the YMCA Pool; The bike leg will be done on the the roads in the surrounding area for the adults, and on the quiet roads of the neighborhood for the kids. The run will be done using all paved & mostly shaded surfaces,
Adult Distances: Super Sprint…250 swim, 8 mile bike, 2.25 mile run
Kids Distances: 5 & Under…25 meter swim, 2/3 mile bike, .15 run.
  6 & 7…Swim - 50 meter, Bike - 2.6 miles, Run - .5 miles.
  8 & 9...Swim - 75 meter, Bike - 4 miles, Run - .66 miles.
  10 & 11...Swim - 100 meter, Bike - 4 miles, Run - .66 miles.
  12 & 13...Swim - 125 meter, Bike - 5 miles, Run - .75 mile run
Estimated Swim Time: Athletes will be placed for the swim start based on their estimated swim time. This will allow the faster swimmers to go first, and keep them from catching the slower swimmers. Please do your best to have an accurate time. You'll need to have your best guess at how long it will take you to complete your entire swim.
Five Star Turkey Trot Qualifier: All participants registered for the race will qualify for FREE entry into the Five Star Turkey Trot held on Thanksgiving Day. See race website for details.
Five Star Triathlon Championship Qualification The top 3 overall male & female adult, the top 3 master's overall male & female adult, as well as the top 2 in all the age groups for the adults & kids will earn a spot in the Five Star Triathlon Championships held in October.
Event Courtesy Policy Our events are designed to be fun and for the entire family. With that in mind any competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.

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