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EVENTS:

INTERNATIONAL DISTANCE TRIATHLON

OLYMPIC/INTERNATIONAL DISTANCE TRIATHLON:

SWIM COURSE (1.5K): Swimmers will be in a wave start as they enter the water to test their skills around a triangular 1.5k swim course in the calm waters of Eagle Lake. As swimmers exit the water and there will be a slight jog up the exit ramp to the timing pad and transition area.

 BIKE COURSE (40k): The Bike course will be a flat and fast out and back taking place majority of the time on Hwy 465. Bikers will exit left out of T1 and proceed about 1,000ft down Catfish Alley to HWY 465. There they will take a right on 465 for a very flat and fast out and back bike. Upon returning back via HWY 465, bikers will take a left on to Catfish Alley for about 1,000 ft finally making a right into the transition area

 

RUN COURSE(10k): The Run Course will be a flat out and back. With the majority of the time spent on scenic Eagle Lake Shore Road. Runners will exit out of the transition area and go straight, following the roped off path across the landing parking lot proceeding on to Shell Beach Road. Runners will turn right on to Eagle Lake Shore road towards famous Tara wildlife refuge, for a flat out and back run.

 

SPRINT TRIATHLON:

SWIM COURSE (800M): Swimmers will be in a wave start as they enter the water to test their skills around a triangular 800M swim course in the calm waters of Eagle Lake. As swimmers exit the water and there will be a slight jog up the exit ramp to the timing pad and transition area.

 BIKE COURSE (40k): The Bike course will be a flat and fast out and back taking place majority of the time on Hwy 465. Bikers will exit left out of T1 and proceed about 1,000ft down Catfish Alley to HWY 465. There they will take a right on 465 for a very flat and fast out and back bike. Upon returning back via HWY 465, bikers will take a left on to Catfish Alley for about 1,000 ft finally making a right into the transition area

 RUN COURSE(5k): The Run Course will be a flat out and back. With the majority of the time spent on scenic Eagle Lake Shore Road. Runners will exit out of the transition area and go straight, following the roped off path across the landing parking lot proceeding on to Shell Beach Road. Runners will turn right on to Eagle Lake Shore road towards famous Tara wildlife refuge, for a flat out and back run.

 

OLYMPIC/INTERNATIONAL DISTANCE RELAY (2 or 3 person):

SWIM COURSE (1.5K): Swimmers will be in a wave start as they enter the water to test their skills around a triangular 1.5k swim course in the calm waters of Eagle Lake. As swimmers exit the water and there will be a slight jog up the exit ramp to the timing pad and transition area.

  BIKE COURSE (40k): The Bike course will be a flat and fast out and back taking place majority of the time on Hwy 465. Bikers will exit left out of T1 and proceed about 1,000ft down Catfish Alley to HWY 465. There they will take a right on 465 for a very flat and fast out and back bike. Upon returning back via HWY 465, bikers will take a left on to Catfish Alley for about 1,000 ft finally making a right into the transition area

RUN COURSE(10k): The Run Course will be a flat out and back. With the majority of the time spent on scenic Eagle Lake Shore Road. Runners will exit out of the transition area and go straight, following the roped off path across the landing parking lot proceeding on to Shell Beach Road. Runners will turn right on to Eagle Lake Shore road towards famous Tara wildlife refuge, for a flat out and back run.

 

OPEN WATER SWIM:

1 Mile - Open

1 Mile - Masters

1/2 Mile - Open

1/2 Mile - Masters

1/4 Mile - Open

1/4 Mile - Masters

1/4 Mile - 14 and under

 

COURSE

ELIGIBILITY:

All participants must be USAT registered athletes. Participants that are not current annual USAT members will be required to purchase a $12 one day license via online registration at imATHLETE. You will also be required to furnish a photo i.d. at athlete check in.

 

 RACE PACKETS:

PACKET PICK UP LOCATION UPDATE:

Race packets will be available on Friday, August 19, location and time TBD and on Saturday at the race site from 5:45 a.m. to 6:30 a.m.

 

RACE INFO:

Transition will open at 5:45 a.m. and will close at 6:45 a.m.

 Swim warm-ups are from 6:20 a.m. to 6:40 a.m.

 There will be a mandatory pre-race meeting around the race start site at 6:45 a.m.

After the race, please join us for food and fun at the historical Cotton Exchange.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

Registration is available on imATHLETE. Registration capped at 250 participants / registration deadline is Wednesday, August 17. There is no race day registration.

AWARDS:

Awards will be given to the Top 3 Over-All Finishers Male & Female, Top 3 Age Groupers in each age category, Top Male and Female Masters, Top Athena, Top Clydesdale and Top Collegiate Club Male and Female.

2015 Results:

All

2014 Results:

All

2013 RESULTS:

All

 

2012 RESULTS:

Triathlon Overall

Relay

Duathlon Overall

Open Water

2011 RESULTS:

Triathlon Overall

Open Water

DIRECTIONS TO MESSINA BOAT LANDING:

From I-20 take Hwy 61N
After 10.4 miles, turn left at MS 465N
After 14 miles, turn left at Eagle Lake Landing Rd(the boat landing is just pass the parking lot)