The event at Nathan Benderson Park in Sarasota, Florida will be the 2019 kick-off to the HITS Triathlon Series and will be the first qualifier for the 2019 HITS Championship. Nathan Benerson Park is home to a 40-acre lake that is a world-class international rowing facility. It serves equally wonderfully for a calm swim at the start of your race. The bike and run courses in Sarasota are flat and fast. The city is home to beautiful lodging, great restaurants, fabulous golf courses, and some of the most beautiful beaches on the planet. Bring the family and spend a long weekend.