NAMED ONE OF TRIATHLETE MAGAZINE "5 BEST OFF-ROAD RACES" ..........
Jake's Off-Road Triathlon is located at Treasure Beach in St
Elizabeth Parish, along the beautiful and unspoiled south coast of
Jamaica. The race is in its 18th year and is limited to 150
International and Jamaican participants. Competitors race within the
tiny Jamaican community of Treasure Beach which turns out to welcome and
support them. You will enjoy great Jamaican food and drink, classic
t-shirts, reggae parties on the beach, unforgettable sunsets and the
warmth of the Jamaican people. Come experience a Jamaican Grassroots
Iconic Off-Road Triathlon in back-country Jamaica:
350M swim/25K bike/7K run.
Likkle Jake's Kids Triathlon follows Jake's.
Overall, Relay and Age Group Awards.
All net proceeds benefit BREDS - a Treasure Beach charity.
On-line registration closes on Thursday April 18 at 1:00pm EDT. After
that you must register at Jake's in Treasure Beach before 7:00pm on
Friday April 19.
Caribbean and Local Entrants
Call 876/965-3000 and ask for details on Caribbean & local entries.
All Proceeds go to benefit "Breds" Treasure Beach Charity.
Individuals, Relays or Kids
Compete as an Individual in Age Group, masters, open or youth
(Men and Women) in Jakes, OR, compete as a team in one of our relay
categories, OR, if under 12, compete in Likkle Jake's Kids Triathlon.
Travel To Jamaica and Jake's
Fly from US cities to Montego Bay, Jamaica (MBJ). Jake's
Resort in Treasure Beach is a very scenic two to two-and-a-half hour
drive from Montego Bay. Jake's (876/965-3000) will arrange a car &
driver or you can rent a car at the airport from Island Car Rental (15%-off mention Jake's).
If you call Jake's early enough, they may be able to arrange a good
mountain bike rental for the event.
Treasure Beach Sports Festival
From Friday afternoon through Sunday noon, the TBSF offers: a
5K Run/Walk, local athletic events, a kid's triathlon (Likkle Jake's),
and the 18th Annual Jake's Off-Road Triathlon. Call Jake's at
876/965-3000 for more details on schedule. Best advice? Get a room at
Jake's NOW and come in a week early. You will thank us.
350 Meter Open Water (very protected & 50 meters from shore) point to point swim.
25K mountain bike course - spectacular, challenging with big climbs and sweeping downhills.
7K back-country run - Run past fishing villages, down Cobweb lane, through Kingfisher Plaza in the center of town and finish at the beach at Jack Sprat's - grab a Red Stripe and mellow out.
Treasure Beach, St Elizabeth's Parish, Jamaica, West Indies. The unspoiled and quiet side of the island.