The Race (USAT Sanctioned and part of SW Challenge Series)
Swim 400 yards (snake swim in 50m pool), bike 20k, 3 mi run (out and back on the UTPB campus)
Also, Prices do NOT include one day USAT registration of $10.00 per athlete/participant for non-USAT members.
Packet Pickup will be at the Odessa Family Y located at 3001 E. University Odessa, TX 79762 contact Ed at 432-362-4301. The time you can pick up packets (or register) is from 10:00 am til 6:00pm the Saturday before the race. You can pick up your packet race day until 7:15am... so, come early and set up to avoid conflict with racers and traffic. NOTE: The race starts at the UTPB Pool NOT the Odessa Y.
There will be combination awards given to those individuals who compete in both Mildand and Odessa Triathlon. Register early to avoid the late entery fee... which will be waived if you enter both Midland and Odessa Triathlons.
Special Note: If you are traveling from out of town... be aware there is a hotel room shortage in the area. Therefore, MAKE HOTEL RESERVATIONS EARLY. If you have trouble finding a room... contact Joe Moya at 432 550 7654. He has been working with the Odessa Chamber and local hotels to block rooms for the event.
The swim is a 400 yard snake swim in the 50 meter UTPB pool.
The bike is a flat 20k out and back on wide shouldered roads with minimal traffic (HELMET REQ.).
The run is out and back on the UTPB campus with little traffic.
NOTE: Chip Timing will be used.
University of Texas Permian Basin Campus (UTPB) Pool.
Odessa is located in West Texas.
UTPB Pool is located near 42nd (Hwy. 191) & JBS Parkway.