Located in the Southern Black Hills, Angostura State Recreation Area is a wonderful, natural area that inspires participants to relax and enjoy the outdoors during their race event. We hope you enjoy yourself and return for future races. While you race, remember that the funds associated with this activity are helping the local library grow stronger and more active.
Event details and schedule
We welcome race participants to a pasta dinner Friday, September 1st where you can pick-up your race packet and meet the volunteers and organizers. On Saturday, September 2nd, packet pick-up will begin at 6:00 am at Angostura State Recreation Area, south of Hot Springs, SD. The rules meeting will begin at 7:00 am for adult participants. All adult participants must attend. The pre-race meeting for youth is at 9:45 am with the race beginning at 10:00 am. All youth participants must attend. Information and location details may be obtained on the Friends of the Hot Springs Library website at http://friendsofthehotspringspubliclibrary.weebly.com/southern-hills-triathlon.html Don't forget sunscreen and your ANSI approved helmet for the bike ride. Snacks, drinks and water will be provided.
Schedule of Events
Friday, September 1st 2017
5:30 - 7 PM — Packet pick-up, registration, and pasta dinner at Hot Springs Masonic Lodge. Pasta dinner is included in registration fee.
Saturday, September 2nd 2017
6:00 am Packet Pick-up Begins
Breakers Beach, Angostura Recreation Area
7:00 am Rules Meeting
All adult participants must be present
7:30 am Olympic Distance Triathlon
8:00 am Sprint Triathlon
9:45 am Pre-race Meeting for Youth - All youth participants must attend.
10:00 am Youth Triathlon
• The swimming part of the race is in Angostura Lake. • The bike route is along back roads between Angostura SRA and the small town of Oral, SD. • The run is on trails in the Recreation Area along the lake shore.
ANSI approved helmets are required for the bike race. Medals are given to all youth and adult finishers. First Place Medals are given for adult age groups and First Place Overall Medals are given for each event.