Where the Missouri River meets the rolling plains is the picturesque setting for the Riverman/Riverwoman Sprint Triathlon competition, which will take place Saturday, August 3, 2013. The competition will be divided into several divisions with separate classes for men, women & teams. Teams will compete as a group. Mens' & womens' individual classes will be divided into the following age groups: -19 & under -20-29 -30-39 -40-49 -50-59 -60 and older
Medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each division.
The early registration fees are $20/individual and $40/team. Early registration entries MUST be postmarked by July 13, 2013. Early registration comes with a free t-shirt. Registration received anytime after July 14, 2013 is $30/individual and $60/team. Registration and check-in runs from 6:30-7:30 AM. The rules meeting will be at 7:40 AM. Individuals and teams must be present at the rules meeting to compete in the race. The race will start immediately following the rules meeting.
Event breakdown of sprint triathlon competition is as follows: -Swim: .4 miles beginning at the shore of the swim beach, across to the island and back -Bike: 18 miles through the park and along SD Hwy 34 -Run: 3.5 miles through the park and on the island trail
For safety reasons, brightly colored skullcaps and bicycle helmets are required.