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Island Lake Triathlon - Summer

Race Details
 
Events:

Island Lake Sprint Triathlon

: Swim ½ Mile, Bike 10 Miles, Run 3.1 Miles

Island Lake Olympic Triathlon

: Swim 1500 Meters, Bike 24.9 Miles, Run 6.2 Miles
Race Date: Sunday, August 19, 2012
Start Time: 7:30 AM
Entry Fee: $55 USAT member
$65 Non-USAT member
Location: Island Lake Recreation Area
Address: 6301 Kensington Rd.
City/State/Zip: Brighton, Michigan 48116
Country: USA
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Description:

2012 Island Lake Summer Triathlon:

  • One of Michigans premier sprint & Olympic triathlons.
  • We will see you at Island Lake a favorite training for many of us. Come out and beat your time from the May event.
  • Sprint 0.5 mile swim, 12.4 mile bike, 3.1 mile run.
  • Olympic 0.9 mile swim, 24.8 mile bike, 6.2 mile run.

  • $55.00 USAT member
  • $65.00 Non-USAT member
  • $120.00 Relay USAT members
  • Prices will raise $5 on 8/5/12
  • Field Limit 550
  • Course Information:

    Swim Course: Sprint 800m (0.5 mile) Olympic (0.9 mile) - Average Water Temp. for August is 75 degrees
  • The swim will take place at Kent Lake located in the northeast corner of the park.
  • The course will swim in triangular clockwise pattern, starting and finishing by the beach area.
  • Olympic 2 laps above course

    Bike Course: Sprint 12.4 miles Olympic 24.8 miles
  • The bike course will begin in the main parking lot just south of the beach/transition area.
  • The course starts by making a right out of the parking lot staying on the main and only park road-heading west.
  • The course has a few flat sections but mainly consists of small hills and sweeping turns.
  • The route will continue for 5.5 miles till a turn around point and aid station at Island Lake and Dodge shelter area (refer to map).
  • Heading back athletes will go pass the beach/transition area, heading towards the Hickory shelter for another turn around.
  • This end section ads on the remaining 1.4 mile to complete the 12.4 bike course.
  • Olympic athletes will do 2 laps

    Run Course 3.1 miles (refering to the map a small .6 mile extension has been added running into Kensington)
  • The run course beginning out of the transition area will go to the right it is a modifided out and back course with 80% paved trail 20% grass conditions.
  • There are a few steep hills down by the lake, and a flat section on the top on the south end of the course.
  • There will be 1 aid station for the sprint and 2 for the Olympic distance.
  • The race will end by the canoe launch area to the west of the transition.
  • 2 laps for olympic athletes.
  • Directions:

    Address:

  • 6301 Kensington Rd.
  • Brighton, MI 48116

    Directions:

  • I-96 between Brighton and New Hudson
  • Exit 151
  • Head south on Kensington rd. for a 12 mile.
  • Park entrance on the east side of the road.
  • Head strait back to Kent Lake.

  • Other Info:
    2012 Results:


    2012 Results:
  • 2012 Results at elementevents.com - May 26, 2012
  • 2012 Results at elementevents.com - August 19, 2012
  • 2012 Results at elementevents.com - September 06, 2012
  • Previous Results:

    2011 Results:
  • 2011 Results at elementevents.com - May 28, 2011
  • 2011 Results at elementevents.com - August 21, 2011
  • 2011 Results at elementevents.com - September 08, 2011

    2010 Results:
  • 2010 Results at: active.com  - August 22, 2010
  • 2010 Results at elementevents.com: Olympic / Sprint  - May 29, 2010
  • 2010 Results at raceservices.com: Olympic / Sprint / Searchable  - May 29, 2010

    2009 Results
  • 2009 Results at elementevents.com: Age Group - August 23, 2009
  • 2009 Results at elementevents.com: Age Group - June 21, 2009

    2008 Results
  • 2008 Results at elementevents.com: Age Group - August 24, 2008
  • 2008 Results at elementevents.com: Overall / Age Group - June 15, 2008

    2007 Results
  • 2007 Results at: elementevents.com - August 26, 2007

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