Are you a fan of triathlons, but just dread the swim. Well, you have to try this duathlon (run, bike, run). It replaces the swim, with another run segment! This race will be one for the ages, and it benefits the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, so what better reason du you need to du this event?
Come out and make this a weekend to remember and sign up for either the 5k & Duathlon... or the 10-miler & Duathlon. All racers who compete in the duathlon on Saturday AND the 5k or 10-miler on Sunday will earn a plaque!
Race Start Times
Duathlon - 7:30am
The race will begin with a 5k trail run, then a 10-mile trail (PAVED 100%) bike ride, and finishing with a 5k trail run.
Don't want to wait in a long line on race morning? Packet Pickup will be at Road Runner Sports on Thursday, September 18th from 5-7pm. Road Runner Sports is located at 1120 West Broad Street, Falls Church, VA 22046.
Race Day Registration
There will be race day registration. Participants will need to arrive about 45 minutes before their race to get registered for the event. T-shirts sizes can not be guaranteed for race day registers. CASH OR CHECK ONLY (checks made out to Bishop's Events, LLC).
Directions to Parking
Parking Lot is off of the main road into Pohick Bay about 50 yards from the Start/Finish Line for both races.
Chip Timing will be done by Race Packet.
Ages 10 through 100 can compete in this event. All athletes 17 & under must purchase a YOUTH ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP ($10) at www.usatriathlon.org (and then register for this race as USAT Annual Members).
*No Refunds after August 1, 2014
USAT Sanctioned Event
USA Triathlon is the national governing body for the sports of triathlon, duathlon, winter triathlon and aquathlon in the United States. Participation in a USAT sanctioned event means the event director has the proper permits in place, liability and athlete excess medical insurance coverage and the event plan has met the standard of organization required. USA Triathlon provides rules, guidance and governance to set the standard for safe and fair multi-sport races. For more information on USA Triathlon and fueling the multi-sport lifestyle, visit our website at http://www.usatriathlon.org.