The Triathlon around Foys Lake is one of our most challenging, competitive events for beginners or the seasoned competitor.
This event includes a 1/2 mile swim, 12.7 mile bike ride and a 3.1 mile run.
The Duathlon consists of a 3.1 mile run, 12.7 mile bike and 3.1 mile run.
Computer chip timing will be offered allowing for accurate times, accurate split times and results after you finish the race.
Awards for the top three division winners will be presented after the last participant crosses the finish line.
Food will be provided.
Awards will be presented to the top finishers after the last participant crosses the finish line.
The swim takes place in Foys Lake.
The bike route leaves Foys Lake and goes down Foys Lake Road to Airport Road with a turnaround at Cemetery Road. The route continues back on same route and ends at Foys Lake.
The run route leaves Foys Lake and takes a Right on Rainbow Trail. Than takes a Right on South Foys Lake Road. You will stay on this road until address 661 and than will turnaround and head back down South Foys Lake Road until you meet Foys Lake Road and will than take a Right. You will take this road until you get to high country trails and take a Right. You will stay on this road until Gate 8 (the last green gate where the pavement ends) you will than go through the gate and run through Heron park (1.4K) until you reach the finish.
This will all be very well marked and volunteers will be along the route to ensure you are going to the right direction.
Kalispell, is in northwest Montana, 91 miles north of Missoula, 106 miles northeast of Kellogg Idaho.
For directions to the Summit Medical Fitness Center (Packet Pick-up Location) please use map quest and this address:
The Summit Medical Fitness Center 205 Sunnyview Lane Kalispell, MT 59901
Directions to Foys Lake and Herron Park (Location of Triathlon/Duathlon):
Herron Park is located just south of Kalispell on Foys Canyon Drive. From the South: Go west off of Hwy. 93 onto Rocky Cliff Drive. Go left when the road 'T's into Airport Road. Follow Airport Road which will turn into Foys Canyon Road for approx 3 miles. Herron Park is on your left before you hit Foys Lake. From the Junction of Hwy 93 and Hwy 2: Go west on Hwy 2 to the intersection of Meridian Rd. (at the Fairgrounds) Go left onto Meridian Rd. and follow past Foy's Lake. Herron Park will be on the right about 1 mile past Foy's Lake.