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Soak Up the Sun Triathlon

Race Details
 
Events:

Soak Up the Sun Beginner Triathlon

: Swim 200 Meters, Bike 8 Miles, Run 2 Miles
Race Date: Saturday, May 24, 2014
Location: Reunion Subdivision
Address: Reunion Blvd
City/State/Zip: Madison, Mississippi 39110
Country: USA
Registration:
Race Website:
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Description:


2014 Soak Up the Sun Triathlon:

Soak Up the Sun Started back in early 2008.
The race started under the group Central Mississippi Triathlon association.
Eventually Mississippi Heat took on the race and carried the race for several years.

Soak Up the Sun has been about introducing new athletes into the sport of triathlon. This race provides racers with short distances that are not so daunting for the first race. The swim being 200 yards, the Bike about 11 miles and the run right at 2 miles all around the beautiful Reunion subdivision.

Course Information:

The race will take place entirely within the Reunion community, except for a short stretch on Gluckstadt Rd on the bike (see map under downloads on the left side of the page).

The swim will begin at the beach area next to the restrooms. You will exit the swim on the other side of the beach into transition. Kayaks and lifeguards will be on hand to provide safety.

The bike will take place on paved roads and will an out and back course. The Madison County Sheriff department and volunteers will provide course safety. The roads will be open to traffic, but all intersections will be staffed by volunteers.

The run will be an out and back in the subdivision. There will be one water stop at the turn around point.
Directions:
Race Location: 
The race will begin and end on the beach at Reunion subdivision located at the end of Reunion Blvd.

The Address is:
Reunion Blvd
Madison, MS 39110

Directions:
 

Head East on Lakeland Drive on I-55 N. Take exit 108 to MS-463 N. Turn left onto Main Street. Continue on MS-463 W/New Mannsdale Rd. Turn right onto Reunion Blvd. This will lead you right to the race site where volunteers will assist you with parking.
Other Info:


2014 race registration is open.

Registration Information.

Previous Results:


2013 Results at: nolimitstiming.com
2012 Results: not available ???
2011 Results at: besttimescct.com 
2010 Results at: active.com
2005-2009 Results Menu at: TriFind.com

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