Come enjoy a women's sport event weekend in Oak Ridge, TN with the Run for the Rose 5K on Saturday and Wild Rose Women's Triathlon on Sunday. Race packet includes performance shirt, water bottle and goodies from local Oak Ridge businesses.
Triathlon start time has been moved up to 7:30 AM to help avoid traffic. Arrive at site no later than 6:30 AM EST for ample time for parking, packet pickup and getting ready for event starting promptly at 7:30 AM EST.
Packet pickup & late registration: Saturday 5:30 - 7 PM & Sunday 6 - 7 AM at Grove Center. Hammer Nutrition products in race packets and GU will be available on courses.
Swim will be three (3) lengths of 100 meter Oak Ridge pool. Time trial (one-at-a-time) starts.
Bike course leaves the Oak Ridge pool West on Robertsville Road - across Illinois Ave to Oak Ridge Turnpike, RIGHT turn onto Turnpike using bike lane to turn-around at North Guard Shack. Return same route. Bike Map link: http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/41972514
Run course is a modified two loops around Oak Ridge High School - Providence to RIGHT on Tulane to sidewalk along Oak Ridge Trunpike - then turn RIGHT onto Oak Ridge High School grounds back to Providence - loop ORHS again but go straight to RIGHT on Robertsville to finish. Two (2) aid stations will be passed twice for a total of 4. Run Course link: http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/41975324
Pool address is 172 Providence Road, Oak Ridge, TN 37830 for those wanting to GPS or get on-line map directions.