Come join us Saturday, April 13th for the first official year of this timeless sprint under new management in family friendly Pigeon Forge, TN. Swim = 150 yards, Bike = 16.5 miles, Run 5K. Attractions catering to everyone in the family are steps away from the Pigeon Forge Community Center. The Community Center itself offers warm and cozy locker rooms with HOT SHOWERS for after the event.
The triathlon starts with a 150 yard swim at the indoor pool, with the construction of the outdoor pool, we are skipping the outdoor pool dip and heading out to T-1. Bike is a 16.5 mile flat to rolling hill bike course, that is partially restricted to this event only. After returning to the T-2 Area your out & back 5K run is on a flat paved roads. The entire course is fast, well marked for easy running and away from any traffic.
Pre-registration is Friday 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm and Saturday morning from 6:15 am to 7:15 am. A mandatory triathlete meeting is at 7:15 am; first swimmer in the pool at 7:30 am!
The Community Center is located at 170 Community Center Drive, Pigeon Forge, TN 37868 Here is a link to their web site - http://www.cityofpigeonforge.com/community-center.aspx - Phone:865-429-7373
Fax: 865-429-7374 - [email protected]- Age Groups and Awards: Overall awards for the top three male and female finishers & top three male and female masters. Age group awards for first, second, and third place in the following M & F age groups: 12-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45- 49, 50-55, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over & top 3 Clydesdale & Athena. Open Relay Division: Male, Female, and Co-ed.
This is the first race of the new Personal Best Grand Prix Series. Stay tuned for updates as the sponsors grow, the company grows, and the community of triathletes grow!