COURSE: Start will be at the new trailhead in Deadwood, Transition from bike to run will be at the starting line, the run swim transition will be the front door of the Rec Center. Swim finish at the Deadwood Recreation Center. 105 Sherman Street Deadwood S.D. 57732
ORDER OF EVENTS:Mass start bike first
Bike: 16 miles on the Mickelson Trail. (out and back starting at the Deadwood trailhead and ending at the Deadwood trailhead) Trail is an old railroad line converted to a trail. There is a section that is one half mile uphill up to 17% grade.
Run: 3.1 miles on Mickelson Trail (out and back starting at Deadwood trailhead and ending at the Rec Center).
Swim: 20 lengths (1/4 mile) in the Deadwood Recreation Center Pool.