Odessa Family Y Tumbleweed Triathlon

Sprint

Event Date

Sun, Jul 31, 2016

Address

Odessa, TX

Pricing

Activity Today Later

Triathlon-Sprint - Individual

$55 $60 Closed

Triathlon-Sprint - Team - Team

$90 $90 Closed

About This Activity

TUMBLEWEED TRIATHLON
ATTENTION - WE ONLY RECENTLY WERE INFORMED THAT THE UTPB POOL WILL BE CLOSED FOR UNEXPECTED MAINTANENCE.  WE HAVE BEEN IN TOUCH WITH ALL PARTIES REGARDING THE SITUATION AND HAVE DETERMINED THAT THE RACE MUST BE POSTPONED.
WE ARE CURRENTLY IN THE PROCESS OF DETERMINING THE FUTURE DATE FOR THE RACE.  UNTIL WE GET FUTHER INFORMATION AS TO WHEN THE POOL ISSUE IS RESOLVED, WE CAN NOT GIVE A FIRM DATE FOR THE RACE.  HOWEVER, OUR INTENTION (AT THIS TIME AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE) IS IN THE MIDDLE OF SEPTEMBER.  
WE APPOLIGIZE FOR THIS INCONVIENCE BUT MUCH OF THIS MATTER WAS BEYOND ANYONE'S CONTROL.  WE WILL KEEP EVERYONE INFORMED AS WE HAVE UPDATED INFORMATION.  WE APPRECIATED EVERYONE WHO HAS PARITICIPATED IN THE PAST AND LOOK FORWARD TO THOSE WHO WILL PARTICIPATE IN OUR NEXT RACE (SEPTEMBER?).
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CONTACT THE ODESSA Y AT 432 362 4301.
NOTE: WE HAVE OPENED UP THE REGISTRATION TIL SEPTEMBER 10TH AS AN ANTICIPATED RACE DATE FOR THE 11TH.  HOWEVER, WE CAN NOT GUARANTEE THE DATE AS OF 7/23/2016.  BUT, WE HOPE TO SECURE A DEFINATIVE RACE DATE SOON.

The Race (USAT Sanctioned and part of SW Challenge Series)

This is a Swim-Bike-Run format on the UTPB Campus. The bike is a flat 20k out and back on wide shouldered roads with minimal traffic (HELMET REQ.). The run is an out and back on the UTPB campus with little traffic. The swim is a 400 yd. snake swim in a 50m pool. The limit for number of entries is 112. So, sign up early. *NOTE: Chip Timing will be used.

Also, Prices do NOT include one day USAT registration of $12.00 per athlete/participant for non-USAT members (Note: $10 for Youth (15-17) USAT one day registration).

Packet Pickup will be at the Odessa Family Y located at 3001 E. University Odessa, TX 79762 contact Ed at 432-362-4301. The time you can pick up packets (or register) is from 10:00 am til 6:00pm the Saturday before the race. You can pick up your packet race day until 7:15am... so, come early and set up to avoid conflict with racers and traffic. NOTE: The race starts at the UTPB Pool NOT the Odessa Y.

*Note: If you are having problems locating a hotel room, needing directions or any specific questions that can not be occomodated by calling the Odessa Y.  Contact - Joe Moya at 550 7654.

 

Event details and schedule

Event Schedule

  • Packet pickup 10:00am to 6:00pm @ The YMCA 3001 East University Blvd.
  • Race will be at UTPB Pool 4901 East University Blvd.
  • Race Setup will began Sunday, Aug. 2nd @ 6:00am
  • Race will began Sunday, Aug. 2nd @ 7:30am

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