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Block Island Triathlon ~ Results

Race Details
 
Events:

2013 Block Island Triathlon

: Swim ¼ Mile, Bike 12 Miles, Run 4 Miles
Race Date: Saturday, August 3, 2013
Start Time: 3:30 PM
Entry Fee: $50
Location: Fred Benson Town Beach
Address: 7 Corn Neck Rd
City/State/Zip: Block Island, Rhode Island 02807
Country: USA
Race Website:
Description:

2013 Block Island Sprint Triathlon:

  • Quarter mile swim in our pristine East Beaches.
  • Followed by a 12 mile bike around the West Side of the scenic island.
  • Finish with a 4 mile run on our East Beaches.
  • HELMETS ARE MANDATORY.
  • Course Information:


    Race Course: 14 mile swim, 12 mile bike, 4 mile run

  • The start is at Fred Benson town beach - you will enter the water and swim 14 mile around buoys.
  • Swimmers will exit the water and run to the bike transition in the front of the beach pavilion.
  • The 12 mile bike consists of two laps which take you out around the west side of the island and back to the pavilion- please be aware of traffic - there are no marshals.
  • Bikers will return to the pavilion and begin the 4 mile run to the end of Surf Beach and back up to the end of Mansion Beach. Runners will head back to Town Beach to the finish line.
  • There are three water stops on the beach run- town beach (there and back), Surf Hotel turn around point, and the Mansion Beach turn around point.
  • A water stop is available at all transition points.
  • Fresh fruit and water will be provided at the finish.
  • Participants are responsible for all items left at the bike transition.
  • Helmets are required.
  • Course Map - (.pdf file)
  • Transition Map - (.pdf file)
  • Directions:



    WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU GET TO THE ISLAND:

  • Look for the triathlon signs as you get off the ferry and follow them to check-in at Fred Benson Town Beach.
  • The town beach is located on Corn Neck Road.
  • Take a right as you get off the boat and follow the road down to the four way stop.
  • Take a right at the stop sign onto Corn Neck Road and follow about 34 mile. This is where you will leave your bike, check-in, and get your t-shirt and number.
  • Anyone who wishes to volunteer please call ahead of time.
  • Other Info:


    2014 Race Information

    2000 - 2013 Block Island Triathlon race results are available at the links below ...
    2013 Results:


  • 2013 Results at: plattsys.com
  • Previous Results:

  • 2012 Results at: plattsys.com
  • 2011 Results at: plattsys.com 
  • 2010 Results at: plattsys.com
  • 2009 Results at: plattsys.com
  • 2008 Results: Race Cancelled
  • 2007 Results at: coolrunning.com
  • 2006 Results at: coolrunning.com
  • 2005 Results at: coolrunning.com
  • 2004 Results at: coolrunning.com
  • 2003 Results at: coolrunning.com
  • 2002 Results at: coolrunning.com
  • 2001 Results: not available ???
  • 2000 Results at: coolrunning.com

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