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17th Annual Galena Triathlon & Duathlon ~ Results

Race Details
 
Events:

17th Annual Galena Triathlon & Duathlon

: Swim 660 yards, Bike 16.8 Miles, Run 4.3 Miles
Race Date: Saturday, May 19, 2012
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Entry Fee: $85.00
Location: Nixon Beach, Apple Canyon Lake
Address: Eisenhower & Apple Canyon Rd.
City/State/Zip: Apple Canyon Lake, Illinois 61001
Country: USA
Race Website:
Description:

The Galena Triathlon & Duathlon is a challenging point-to-point sprint distance race held in picturesque Jo Daviess County. This popular event has been named one of the "top 10" sprint triathlons in the U.S. by USA Triathlon (USAT).
Course Information:
For triathletes, the event begins with a swim in the clear, cool waters of Apple Canyon Lake with a beach start and finish. The swim-to-bike transition is adjacent to the beach. Duathletes begin with a 2-mile run.

The second leg of the race is a breathtakingly beautiful 16.8-mile bike ride on the hilly and winding country roads of Jo Daviess County. The second transition area is located in the heart of Galena Territory at Eagle Resort & Spa Special Event field.

The final leg is a 4.3-mile run, which winds up and down the picturesque lanes and roadways. The finish line is located at Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa's Special Event Field, the site of the post race party.

Directions:

Directions to Nixon Beach, Apple Canyon Lake

Site of registration, swim course and Duathlon run #1.

From Galena:

From the intersection of n. Main St. & Meeker St., turn right onto Stagecoach Trail.

Drive east for approximately 12 miles.

Turn right onto Pea Ridge Rd.

Pea Ridge Rd. will turn into W. Apple Canyon Rd.

Turn left onto S. Apple Canyon Rd.

Turn left onto Eisenhower Dr., nixon Beach is at the end of Eisenhower Dr.

From Chicago:

Take i-90 / 94 West to Rockford.

Take US Rt. 20 West from Rockford to the village of Woodbine.

in Woodbine, turn right onto Scout Camp Rd.

Turn left onto East Lake Rd., no. 3.

Turn left onto S. Apple Canyon Rd.

Turn right on Eisenhower Dr., Nixon Beach is at the end of Eisenhower Dr.

Directions to Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa

Bike course and site of finish line. ROUTE WILL BE CLOSED DURING RACE.

From Nixon Beach, Apple Canyon Lake:

From Eisenhower Dr., turn right onto S. Apple Canyon Rd.

Turn right onto W. Apple Canyon Rd.

At the Y in the road stay to the left which will be Pea Ridge Rd.

Stay on Pea Ridge Rd. until it intersects with Stagecoach Trail.

Turn left onto Stagecoach Trail.

Turn left onto Elizabeth / Scales Mound Rd.

Turn right onto W. Rawlins Rd. Stay to the left onto n. Morley Rd.

Turn right on W. Wachter Rd. for 2.5 miles.

Turn left on Territory Dr.

Turn right on Eagle Ridge Dr. to Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa. (Site of finish line.)

2012 Results:


  • 2012 Results at galena.org: Triathlon / Duathlon / Searchable


  • Previous Results:


  • 2011 Results at galena.org: Triathlon / Duathlon / Searchable
  • 2010 Results at galena.org: Triathlon / Duathlon / Searchable
  • 2009 Results at galena.org: Triathlon / Duathlon / Searchable
  • 2008 Results at galena.org: Triathlon / Duathlon / Searchable
  • 2007 Results at galena.org: Triathlon / Duathlon / Searchable
  • 2006 Results at galena.org: Triathlon / Duathlon / Searchable


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