The 30th Sprint 1 will start your season in FAST style! Ideal for all athletes, First-Timer to Elite-Pro. The longest-established sprint triathlon around, you'll want to clear your calendar for this one! It's time to dust off the bike, pull the wetsuit out of the closet, and kick off the New England Season in Style. Only a 90-minute drive from Boston.
The Tours and New England's longest-established triathlon racing venue. Nestled along the Atlantic shores on Cape Cod's most famous beach, Craigville. Swim start field limit: 950 entrants and has sold out the last several seasons.
1/4-mile swim: refreshing Atlantic Ocean setting with a close-to-shore, rectangular design.
10-mile bike: scenic and lightly-rolling loop through Historic Osterville and Centerville. Incredible ocean vistas!
3.5-mile run: a flat and scenic lollipop out-and-back within Craigville Village.
Directions to the Hyannis Sprint I Triathlon
From Boston: At the Route 3/Route 128 split in Braintree: Route 3 South, 42 miles to/over the Sagamore Bridge. Take Route 6 East (Mid-Cape Highway) to Exit 6 for Route 132 towards Hyannis. On the ramp, take the road to the right (at Craigville Motel) marked Craigville Beach, which brings you to Shoot Flying Hill Road. Turn right on Shoot Flying and follow the brown signs depicting a swimmer on water. Shoot Flying ends two miles ahead, just after going through a stop sign (head for the tall water tower). Turn left onto Old Stage Road. Just ahead, cross through the traffic light for Rte 28 (Mobil gas on the right) continuing on Old Stage. Old Stage becomes Main Street at first stop sign...go straight at the stop about a mile to and through the Centerville Four Corners traffic light (at Centerville Corners Motor Lodge). Pass through the light onto Craigville Beach Road ...beach is a half-mile down on the right. About 90 minutes from Boston.
Parking: FREE at Craigville Beach on first-come, first-parked basis. Private lots may charge lot fees. Also, facing the beach, look left for about 1/4-mile for lots at Association Beach and Covells Beach. Do not park along Craigville Beach Road (posted no parking...this is the race course). Expect long lines race morning after 6:00am!!!