Lock 4 Park, Gallatin, Tennessee :: Saturday, May 25, 2013
Start with a beginner friendly off road triathlon at 6:45am. For those interested in doing their first off road triathlon - THIS RACE IS FOR YOU!!! The is a 400 meter swim, 6 mile mountain bike on gravel / single track trails (not technical) and a 3 mile run off road.
Then come out and watch some of the fastest men & women in the World battle it out for dirt supremacy.
with the results from your last three (3) previous including links to the results. If you are selected to race in the elite division, you must race both the Super Sprint on Friday and the Elite Off-Road race on Saturday.
$8,000 in Cold, Hard Cash
2 Loop Swim
Multi-Loop Fast, Technical Bike
Race Through Expo Alley
Fantastic Finish Line
Championship Race Course Description:
Swim Course: 1 mi
The swim in beautiful Old Hickory Lake will be a mass start, and consist of two, counter clockwise loops around 4 buoys.
Water temperature is expected to be well above 72 degrees so wetsuits will be forbidden.
Bike Course: 20 miles
The bike course will be five, super fast, circuit style laps around Lock 4 Park. Each Lap will be 4 miles and take 17-20 minutes.
The course is 95% fast, technical, singletrack with a total elevation gain of 100 feet per lap.
Run Course: 6 miles
The run course will be three circuit style laps within the park. Each lap will be 2 miles and will feature newly cut trails along the edge of the lake. The course is 80% single track and 20% grass and asphalt.
Open water swim in Old Hickory Lake.
6 miles on the trails at Lock 4 Mountain bike park.
3 miles running off road on perfect groomed single track.
85% single track, 15% double track - Tight twisty and rooty
We dare you to attempt to stay off your brakes!
I-65 North to Veterans Parkway - North towards Gallatin
South on State 109 to first stop light (shell station) - Turn right
Left at stop sign on Lock 4 road - go til it dead ends at the Lock 4 Mountain
From East TN Lebanon:
State Rd 109 North and turn left at Shell Station in Gallatin - same directions
From North KY:
109 South to the Shell station
There will also be a kids triathlon in the afternoon