Paddle, bike, run. The third annual Dry Tri subs out swim caps and goggles for kayaks/stand-up paddleboards and paddles. Competitors will begin the race with a 1.25 mile sit-on-top flatwater kayak (Relay Teams will use Stand-up Paddleboards. Kayaks and Paddleboards are provided by the USNWC) around Sadler Island on the Catawba River, followed by a 9+mi mtn bike (bike provided by participant) and 5K run through the USNWC’s trail system. Take on the challenge as an individual in a kayak or grab your friends and compete in a relay team of two or three on a SUP.
Date – Saturday September 1, 2018
Time – 8:00 a.m.
Pre-Registration – Must register by August 30
$30 – Individual (Flatwater Kayaks)
$50 – Relay team of two (Stand-up Paddleboards)
$60 – Relay team of three (Stand-up Paddleboards)
Race Day Registration – if available
$40 – Individual (Flatwater Kayaks)
$60 – Relay team of two (Stand-up Paddleboards)
$70 – Relay team of three (Stand-up Paddleboards)
*Note: Registration will be capped at 80 individuals and 80 relay teams
*Note: Individuals will be racing on flatwater kayaks, and Teams will be racing on Stand-up Paddleboards (water craft, paddles and PFDs are provided by the USNWC)
Distance – 1.25m Flatwater Paddle, 9.3mi Mtn Bike, 5K Trail Run
*Note: There is a 1/3 dirt/gravel run between the Paddle leg and Transition
*Note: An older pair of running shoes are recommended but not required for this brief running section