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Pittsburgh Triathlon & Adventure Race ~ Results

Race Details
 
Events:

Pittsburgh Triathlon

: Swim ¼ Mile, Bike 12.4 Miles, Run 3.1 Miles

Pittsburgh Adventure Race

: 2 Mile Paddle~20K Bike~5K Run
Race Date: Saturday, July 27, 2013
Start Time: 5:00 AM
Location: North Shore Riverfront Park
City/State/Zip: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Country: USA
Registration:
Description:
Fun for the entire family!!
  • All races will take place at the North Shore Riverfront Park/Great Lawn along the Allegheny River between PNC park and Heinz Field.
    Participants and spectators will appreciate the exciting backdrops of the beautiful city over the three vital
    rivers in the area.
  • Proceeds of the event benefit Friends of the Riverfront to increase awareness and engagement with the Pittsburgh region's rivers and riverfronts through activities, stewardship and expansion of water and land trails.
  • Join us for this 3 day event including the EXPO on all 3 days from Friday, July 26th through Sunday, July 28th.  The sprint distance triathlon and adventure race will be on Saturday.  The international distance triathlon will be on Sunday.  All events including the expo take place at race site at the North Shore Riverfront Park/Great Lawn along the Allegheny River between PNC park and Heinz Field.
  • Course Information:

    Sprint Distance Triathlon Course

    600 Meter Swim
    The swim course will consist of a point to point 600 meter swim along the North Shore in the open waters of the Allegheny River. Swimmers will enter the water at same start as the International Distance Tri (above) and swim downstream towards the exit at the boat ramp near Heinz Field.  Participants will then run into  transition area located in the North Shore Riverfront Park/Great Lawn along the Allegheny River between PNC park and Heinz Field.


    20K Bike
    After leaving transition, participants will head out to complete the 20K bike course consisting of one fast loop.  Mount on bikes on Art Rooney Avenue and North Shore Drive.  Head right onto North Shore Drive, left onto Dorsett, right onto West General Robinson Street, left onto Mazeroski Way, right onto HOV Lane of I-279, u-turn at end of HOV Lane at Perryville exit, head back towards city on HOV Lane, exit straight onto Reedsdale Street, left onto Dorsett, right onto West General Robinson Street, left onto Art Rooney Ave. After one lap - Dismount off bikes at same location on Art Rooney Avenue and North Shore Drive.


    5K Run
    The final portion of the race will consist of a scenic 3.1 mile run along the Allegheny River. After leaving transition, participants will run north along the Allegheny River just beyond the I-579 overpass and back to finish at the North Shore Riverfront Park.

    Adventure Race

    2 Mile Paddle
    Participants will start with a 2 mile paddle (using either a kayak or a canoe) and will head up the Allegheny to the turnaround RR track overpass at Convention Center around 10th Street. Participants will make their way back down the river to exit the water at the boat ramp near Heinz Field and make their way into transition area.   Athletes must provide their own kayaks or arrange for kayak rentals.  Please see below about Kayak Rentals. NO TANDEM RACING ALLOWED IN KAYAK AND NO INFLATABLE KAYAKS ALLOWED.  NO STAND UP PADDLES ALLOWED.


    20K Bike
    After leaving transition, participants will head out to complete the 20K bike course consisting of one fast loop.  Mount on bikes on Art Rooney Avenue and North Shore Drive.  Head right onto North Shore Drive, left onto Dorsett, right onto West General Robinson Street, left onto Mazeroski Way, right onto HOV Lane of I-279, u-turn at end of HOV Lane at Perryville exit, head back towards city on HOV Lane, exit straight onto Reedsdale Street, left onto Dorsett, right onto West General Robinson Street, left onto Art Rooney Ave.  After one lap - Dismount off bikes at same location on Art Rooney Avenue and North Shore Drive.

    5K Run

    The final portion of the race will consist of a scenic 3.1 mile run along the Allegheny River. After leaving transition, participants will run north along the Allegheny River just beyond the I-579 overpass and back to finish at the North Shore Riverfront Park.

    2013 Results:


    2013 Results at piranha-sports.com: Adventure Race Overall / Relay 

    2013 Results at piranha-sports.com:Triathlon Overall / Relay 
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