The Cedar Lake Tri Series will be hosting a fun-filled homespun tri training series for newbies to elites.
The mission of the Cedar Lake Tri Series is to develop a community of multi-sport athletes from recreational to elite status who share the common purpose to: Promote a healthy lifestyle Achieve their personal athletic goals Develop a stronger community.
The Cedar Lake Tri Series will be a training series of 7 Sprint Triathlons, every other Thursday evening at 6pm starting on May 29th and running through August 21st. This series will be great for newbies to complete their first triathlon to Ironman finishers using this race as another training day.
2014 Race Series Schedule: May 29th Cedar Lake Sprint Tri #1 June 12th Cedar Lake Sprint Tri #2 June 26th Cedar Lake Sprint Tri #3 July 10th Cedar Lake Sprint Tri #4 July 24th Cedar Lake Sprint Tri #5 August 7th Cedar Lake Sprint Tri #6 August 21nd Cedar Lake Sprint Tri #7
Transition: The transition area will be within the fenced in perimeters of the lake. Athletes will be able to fit 10 bikes per bike rack. Have respect for other athletes when it comes to laying out your transition mats.
Swim: The swim will be great for athletes who enjoy a short, out and back open water lake swim. You will keep the buoy to your left. Yes, we said short swim. Roughly 500 yards.
Bike:SAME BIKE COURSE AS 2011 & 2013 Head northeast on CT-148 E/W Main St Head east on CT-148 E/W Main St toward Baker Rd Turn right to stay on CT-148 E/W Main St Slight right onto Spring St Head east on Spring St toward Bochim Rd/Bokum Rd Slight right onto Bochim Rd/Bokum Rd Head southeast on Bochim Rd/Bokum Rd toward W Bridge St Head east on Bochim Rd/Bokum Rd toward W Bridge St Turn right onto W Bridge St Head west on W Bridge St Head southwest on W Bridge St toward Fox Run Rd Head southwest on W Bridge St toward W Elm St Turn right onto W Elm St Head southwest on W Elm St toward Plains Rd Head south on CT-80 W/W Elm St toward Plains Rd Head south on CT-80 W/W Elm St toward Warsaw St Turn right onto CT-80 W/Winthrop Rd Head southwest on CT-80 W/Winthrop Rd Head west on CT-80 W/Winthrop Rd toward Transfer Station Rd Head southwest on CT-80 W/Winthrop Rd toward Cedar Swamp Rd Head northeast on CT-80 E/Winthrop Rd toward Cedar Lake Rd Exd Turn left onto CT-145 N/Cedar Lake Rd Head north on CT-145 N/Cedar Lake Rd Head northwest on CT-145 N/Cedar Lake Rd Head northwest on CT-145 N/Cedar Lake Rd toward Swamp Ledge Rd Continue to follow CT-145 N Head north on CT-145 N/Winthrop Rd toward Chester Airport Head northeast on CT-145 N/Winthrop Rd toward Pine Knoll Dr Head north on CT-145 N/Winthrop Rd toward CT-148 W/W Main St Turn right onto CT-148 E/W Main St
Run: The 3.1 mile run along side the lake will approach Cockaponset State Forest before you have to turnaround at the water station. The run is fast, flat and smooth. Runners will stay on the side of the road closest to the lake for the out AND back. Allowing bikers to stay on the opposite side of the runners.