Very fun flat course that takes place along the very historic Fort Benning, GA. Event is open to the pubic, and all you need to get on post is a valid drivers license. This event is done in reverse - so you run, then bike then finish it off with a 550 meter pool swim. Registration is available online at Active.com or the day of the race on site starting at 0630. We have AWESOME medals for our top three in each age group as well as overall male and female. We also have teams consisting of All Male, All Female and Mixed. Teams are 2 or 3 people.
Course starts wiht a quick little 5K that runs through main post and along the famous jump towers that the Airborne students use. The bike is an out and back route taking you past Lawson Air Field and up and down a few rolling hills. The swim is a 550 meter pool swim. Finish to music, beer and great door prizes.
You can go to Benningmwr.com and find the tab at the top of the page that says directions. Clink on the link to view the larger version. Find the Family Entertainment Center and clink on it, then click on directions. From Atlanta - its a very quick 1 1/2 hour drive. You will take 85 south to 185 toward Columbus. 185 will end at the front gate to Fort Benning. All you need is a valid drivers license to get on post. Show your license at the gate and continue to follow 185. Stay in your right hand lane and merge on to 1st Division Road. 1st Division turns into Dixie Road. Follow this approx 2 miles. You should start to see signs for the event and event parking. Watch for Edwards on your right. Make a right onto Edwards and then a quick left onto Eckel. Follow the signes for parking. If coming from Columbus - Follow directions from 185 south. From Phoenix City/Alabama. Take Hwy 80 to 185 south and follow directions above.