The Region's Newest and Most Exciting Multisport Event

 
 

 
 
 
EVENT SCHEDULE
 
Date: Saturday 8/06/2016, 7:30 AM
 
Location:  Idaho Falls, ID
 
Distance: SPRINT and OLYMPIC Triathlon: Individual
               SPRINT Triathlon: Teams
               SPRINT Duathon: Individual
 
 

GENERAL INFO - Great Snake River Triathlon - Duathlon

Registration includes commemorative technical  UNISEX race shirt, swim cap (Triathlon), rented time chip, race numbers, course aid stations, schwag bag, finisher medal, and barbeque.

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

January 1 - July 14:

Event Registration

(Early Registration ENDS Saturday, May 28, 2016)

July 15 - August 5:

Late Registration (late registration fee applies)

Friday August 5:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 11 am - 1 pm - Packet Pick-up

 

Bill's Bike Shop

930 Pier View Drive

Idaho Falls, ID 83402

 

Event Phone:  208 521-2243

Bill's Phone:    208 522-3341

 

6:30pm -7:30pm - Race Meeting and Packet Pick-up

                         T1  (South Tourist Park)

Map  Click Here

Saturday August 6:

 

 

 

6:00 am  Transition One opens

6:30 am  Transition Two opens

 

RACE Contact

PERSONAL BEST PERFORMANCE

208 521-2243

Events@PB-Performance.com

https://www.facebook.com/GreatSnakeRiverTri

RACE PACKETS

Packets must be picked up on Friday, August 5

FINISH LINE AREA

 The Official digital clock at the finish line will display finish times. At the finish each participant completing the triathlon or duathlon will receive a finisher's medal.

Food, water and shade will be available to all participants.

We encourage you to invite family and friends and family to join you at the event grounds from 9:30 a.m. to 12 noon to cheer on all racers and celebrate your accomplishment. We hope you will look forward to the music, the BBQ, raffle prizes, and awards ceremony.

COURSE INFORMATION

Races

The swim course will follow the east shore line of the Snake River from the entrance at the Pancheri bridge to the exit at South Tourist Park. Water safety individuals will assist in guiding participants.

Duathletes will start at the same location near the Pancheri bridge.

Transition Areas

To utilize the great Snake River the race includes two transition areas. Transition 1 (T1): Participants will transition from their swim or initial run to the bike at the South Tourist Park. Transition 2 (T2): All participants will transition from bike to the final run at the events grounds.

Transition One will open for set-up at 6:00 a.m. and will close at 7:00 a.m. (Everyone must be setup by 7:00 a.m.)

Transition Two will open for set-up at 6:30 a.m. and will close at 7:10 a.m. (Everyone must be setup by 7:10 a.m.)

Both transition areas will have an aid stations with water and sports drink. Transition areas are for athletes only; family, friends, coaches, and trainers of participants are not allowed in these areas. Volunteers will be available for stripping of wetsuits and other assistance. Race staff does not transport gear from either transition area.

Swimming

Wetsuits are recommended but not required for the triathlon and aquabike; the water temperature ranges between from 63-68 degrees.

Biking

The biking portion of the race will start at South Tourist Park. It will take the racers out to the New Sweden area of the Greater Idaho Falls community and return to the Snake River Landing events grounds. Participants will ride along flat city and country roads with and scenic countryside landscapes. The roads are not closed so all riders must ride with caution. NOTE: No participant may wear any form of headphones.  Doing so will automatically disqualify the participant and they will be removed from the race.

Running

The running course will start and finish at the Snake River Landing events grounds. Runners will experience a wonder run around and through the Snake River Landing property, including the man made lake at the southern most part of the course..

Rules

No one under the age of 8 years of age will be permitted to participate in either race unless specially approved by the race director.  All juniors, those participants under the age of 18 must attend the racers meeting.  Failure to attend the meeting will disqualify them from racing and they will not be allowed on the course.

 No music devices are not allowed on the bike!    They may be used on the run but volume must be low enough to allow participants to hear traffic, volunteers, police officers, and fellow participants.

Awards

The awards ceremony will start at 10:30 a.m. at the Snake River Landing events grounds. Overall awards will be presented to the top three male and female finishers in the individual triathlon and duathlon races. Team overall awards will be given to the top two teams regardless of age or gender.

 

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