Lewisburg Community Pool
• Youth Triathlon – Friday, August 9, 2019, 6 PM
• Adult Triathlon – Saturday, August 10, 2019, 8 AM
THE SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY’S LARGEST SPRINT TRIATHLON! Sponsored by Evangelical Community Hospital
The Lewisburg Sprint Triathlon, for racers 14 and over, was established in 2006 with 199 participants and has grown to more then 325 participants in the biggest year. In 2019 — we are pushing to get back to those numbers!
The race is chip timed with awards for the top male and female finishers, top three finishers in each 5 year age category, the top three 2 and 3 person teams and top three aqua-velo (swim-bike) finishers.
This is a great event for both first-time TRI-ers and avid racers. Participants receive water, post race food and a tech shirt (shirts guaranteed if registered by July 29th) The event is chip-timed. The first 200 finishers will receive a finisher medal.
Online registration will close on August 8th at noon.
Adult Triathlon – Saturday, August 10th, 8 AM start
• Swim: 300 yards (pool swim)
• Bike: 15.1 miles (open roads)
• Run: 3.25 miles (open roads)
PACKET PICK-UP AND BODY MARKING: Pick-up will take place on Saturday morning from 6 AM – 7:40 AM at the Lewisburg Ice Rink. All participants must be checked in my 7:40 AM and attend the race meeting at 7:45 AM.
Registration is open!
Individual TRI and Aqua-Velo:
Now – May 31: $50
June 1 – June 30: $55
July 1 – August 8: $60
Race Day: $70
Team of 2: Now – May 31: $70
June 1 – June 30: $80
July 1 – August 8: $90
Race Day: $100
Team of 3: Now – May 31: $105
June 1 – June 30: $120
July 1 – August 8: $135
Race Day: $150
Youth Triathlon – Friday, August 9th, 6 PM start
The kids’ Triathlon was started in 2007 from an idea presented to the triathlon committee by Dr. Larry Winans. It was an immediate success and wonderful addition to the adult event. The kids’ tri is for children ages 7 to 14 and is meant to introduce youngsters to the sport of triathlon. The event in non-competitive, however it is chip timed. All participants receive a medal and those registered by July 29th will receive a t-shirt but ALL will feel the satisfaction of finishing!
KIDS RACE BEGINS: 6 PM FRIDAY EVENING
SWIM: The swim take place in the Lewisburg Community Pool. Swimmers will be started every 15 seconds based on expected swim time. Swimmers will swim in a serpentine fashion up and down the lanes starting at one side of the pool and finishing at the other. Flip turns are not allowed. Warm ups are allowed in the diving area starting at 6:30 AM.
TRANSITION: The transition area is a gravel area near the pool. Bikes are racked in a first come – first racked fashion the morning of the race. The transition area opens to participants at 6 AM.
BIKE: The bike course is 15.1 miles of rolling hills. The bike course is on open roads and cyclists must yield to traffic.
RUN: The run is a basically flat out and back route with a small incline at approximately 1.5 miles. There will be a water station.