Location: SHARKY's ON THE PIER. (1600 Harbor Dr.,S. Venice, FL)
Whether you're a first-timer or a seasoned pro, all are welcome! A great family event where you will SWIM parallel with the shore in the Gulf of Mexico, BIKE on smooth, CLOSED Harbor Drive, RUN on paved roads and sidewalks through Maxine Barritt Park to Caspersen beach. Excellent course!! Post-race breakfast by Sharky's. USAT-sanctioned. All racers must be Annual USAT members or purchase one-day membership day of the race. Photo ID REQUIRED for race bags/timing chips.
Awards are presented three deep in each division:
* Standard 5-year age groups (starting at 18-22 and going through 85+)
* Clydesdale & Athena (39 & under and 40+)
* Relay Teams (2 or 3 people)
Packet pickup will be Thursday, Aug. 31, from 3 - 7 p.m. at Real Bikes Venice (581 U.S. 41 Bypass, Venice) AND Friday, Sept. 1, from 3 - 7 p.m. at Bicycles International (1744 S. Tamiami Trail, Venice). Packet pickup begins again at 6 a.m. on race day.