2018 New London Hospital Days Triathlon & Kids Fun Run:
This year's 35th Annual Hospital Day Triathlon will be held on Sunday, August 5, 2018. The race starts at 9:00am at Bucklin Beach, at beautiful Little Lake Sunapee. Check-in begins at 7:15am at the New London Historical Society. The Kids Fun Run starts at approximately 11:00am.
Starting at Bucklin Beach, the ¼ mile swim course is swum in a counter-clockwise direction around two buoys and finishes on beach, on the parking lot end.
Bikers will exit the beach area via the parking lot. Exit the transition area; take a right onto Rt. 114 and at the top of the hill turn right onto County Road. Turn right at the stop sign onto Newport Road. Go right after Maple Hill Farm at sign “to Little Sunapee Road” then turn right onto Little Sunapee Road. Follow Little Sunapee Road back to Rt. 114, ending at Bucklin Beach.
After the transition, the run will start at Bucklin Beach. Go right onto Little Sunapee Road and take a right onto Newport Road. Take a left onto Everett Park and keep left. At the intersection of Everett Park and Parkside Road, take a right onto Parkside Road. Follow Parkside Road to County Road and take a right onto County Road. Run up County Road, past New London Hospital and enter the rotary. Stay to the right on the rotary and take the 2nd exit which will keep you on County Road (Jake’s Market will be on your right). Follow County Road up the hill, take a right onto Little Sunapee Road and finish at the New London Historical Society.
Race check-in/finish line is at the New London Historical Society
FROM POINTS NORTH:
Take I-89 S
Take Exit 12
Turn left onto Route 11/New London
At the roundabout, take County Road uphill
Turn right onto Little Sunapee Road. The NLHS entrance is approx. ¼ mile on the right
FROM POINTS SOUTH:
Take I-89 N
Turn right onto Route 11/Newport Road/New London.
Turn left onto Main Street/Route 114.
At 2.1 miles, fork right onto Route 114 North (also called Little Sunapee Road). Society entrance is 3/10 mile on the left.
• Participation medals for all finishers
• Free race t-shirts to all who register before June 8, 2018. (If you register after June 8 we cannot guarantee your requested t-shirt size will be available.)
• All splits - electronic timed (Millennium Running)
•Awards given to the top female and male overall finishers; top three male and female finishers in each age category; top three teams in the open category; top female team; top 18 and under team; and top over 40 team
• Post race food and drink
• Kids Fun Run participants receive a t-shirt and ribbon