We are excited to announce the very first Blue Sky Endurance Fest! A full day of challenging athletic competition, food and fun. With no other event like it in the Lowcountry, Blue Sky Endurance Fest offers a combination of races designed to create unique and challenging events for athletes unlike any before.
Swim, run, repeat (optional). Swim a one-mile loop and directly follow it with a one mile off road running loop. Racers doing the Double Dip will repeat this format twice (Swim-Run-Swim-Run) for a total of 2 miles of swimming and two miles of running. Racers completing the Third Times a Charm will repeat this format three times (Swim-Run-Swim-Run-Swim-Run) for a total of three miles swimming and three miles running.
• Saturday- April 21, 2018 9am-6pm- Packet Pickup for all distances at Blue Sky Endurance
• Sunday- April 22nd, 2018: 6:30am-7:15am- Packet Pickup and Race-Day Registration for all distances @ Trophy Lakes (MAP) 7:30am- Mandatory Pre-Race meeting for all distances 8am Race Start Awards presentation immediately after last finisher
• Skinny Dip- (Swim-Run) Racers complete a single loop of Trophy Lake (1 mile) and directly follow the swim with a single loop off-road run of Trophy Lake (1 mile)- for a total distance of 2 miles raced Double Dip- (Swim-Run-Swim-Run) Racers start with a swim loop of Trophy Lake (1 mile), directly follow the swim with an off-road run loop of Trophy Lake (1 mile), directly following racers complete a second loop swim of Trophy Lake (1 mile), and a second off-road run loop of Trophy Lake (1 mile)- for a total distance of 4 miles raced Third Times A Charm- (Swim-Run-Swim-Run-Swim-Run) Racers start with a swim loop of Trophy Lake (1 mile), directly following racers complete an off-road run loop of Trophy Lake (1 mile), directly follow with a second swim loop of Trophy Lake (1 mile), follow with a second off road run loop of Trophy Lake (1 mile), follow with a third loop of Trophy Lake (1 mile), and follow with a third off road run loop of Trophy Lake (1 mile)- for a total distance of 6 miles raced Stand Up Paddle Sprint- Race with all out effort in this quick 1 mile paddle sprint. No time to waste this race is a true showing of max speed in minimum distance. See course maps for more info. Parking: There is ample parking located on Trophy Lakes property. Race volunteers will be directing traffic in from Marlin Road to designated race day parking within walking distance of transition and race start area. Pre-Race Instructions/Meeting: There is a mandatory pre-race meeting to go over the race rules, course, logistics and answer any remaining questions. This meeting is Sunday morning inside race transition area at 7:30AM.