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
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.
6301 Kensington Rd.
Brighton, MI 48116
I-96 between Brighton and New Hudson
Head south on Kensington rd. for a ½ mile.
Park entrance on the east side of the road.
Head strait back to Kent Lake.
2012 Results:2012 Results at elementevents.com - May 26, 20122012 Results at elementevents.com - August 19, 20122012 Results at elementevents.com - September 06, 2012
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 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 at elementevents.com: Age Group - August 23, 2009
2009 Results at elementevents.com: Age Group - June 21, 2009
2008 Results at elementevents.com: Age Group - August 24, 2008
2008 Results at elementevents.com: Overall / Age Group - June 15, 2008
2007 Results at: elementevents.com - August 26, 2007
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