IN IT'S 4TH YEAR, THE EL DORADO LAKE TRIATHLON IS BECOMING ONE OF THE AREA'S MOST POPULAR EVENTS. THE SWIM IS CONTAINED WITHIN A PROTECTED BEACH, SO NO WHITECAP WAVES TO WORRY ABOUT. THE BIKE IS HELD WITHIN THE STATE PARK ON A FAST COURSE. THE RUN TAKE YOU ON A SCENIC JOURNEY THROUGHOUT THE TRAILS OF EL DORADO STATE PARK. DON'T MISS OUT ON THIS GREAT EARLY SEASON TRIATHLON!
Swim Course Swimmers will start at the Walnut River Beach and complete one loop for the Sprint distance and 2 loops for the Olympic distance race.
Bike Course The bike route starts at the Walnut River campground and continues out to Boulder Bluff Rd. Rd. The bicycles with then turn right and continue to the turnaround point before 12th St. Cyclists with then turn around and continue along Boulder Bluff Rd. until just before the Boating Dock parking lot. The cyclists will then turn around and continue to Myers Rd. where they will turn right. The turnaround on Myers Rd. will lead cyclists back to Boulder Bluff Rd. where they will again turn right and continue back to the transition area. The Olympic distance participants will then complete a second loop.
Run Course Runners will head out of the transition area and run a loop around the campground and along the bike path for the Sprint distance race. The course is 2 loops for the Olympic distance race.
El Dorado State Park is located 3 miles east of El Dorado, Kansas on Hwy 54 and 1 mile north.
It is just 25 minutes east of Wichita, KS.
The races will start in the Walnut River area of the park, just below the dam.
The swim course will consist of 1 loop for the sprint distance and 2 loops for the Olympic distance.
Plenty of parking and camping will be available in the race area.