Kure Beach Double Sprint Triathlon, June 15
Step Up for Soldiers & Kure Beach Fire Department
DATE OF EVENT:
Saturday, June 15, 2013
TIME OF EVENT:
First wave begins at 7am. Wave times will be posted and emailed to participants by June 10.
LOCATION OF EVENT:
Kure Beach, North Carolina
Event begins on the beach at M Street near the Kure Beach Pier
TYPE OF EVENT:
Double Sprint Triathlon
375M Swim, 1.5Mi Run, 20K Cycle, 1.5Mi Run, 375M Swim
DESCRIPTION OF EVENT:
Swim (375M): Taking place in the beach town of Kure Beach, participants start in the ocean with a 375 M swim.
Run (1.5Mi): Following the swim, the course takes participants on a 1.5 mile run through Kure Beach neighborhoods with parks, gardens and colorful beach houses.
Bike (20K): The bike takes participants down Dow Road, which is shaded by trees. It starts in front of Kure Beach Town Hall with a turnaround at the Carolina Beach Fire Department. It will consist of two hairpin turns.
Run (1.5Mi): The second run is the first run in reverse ending on the beach.
Swim (375M): The course ends with a final swim in the ocean.
*Participants are placed in “Age Groups” by age on December 31, 2013 unless otherwise noted
Open: Participants who are competing for the fastest times of the race
Age Groups: 15-17, 18-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-59, 70+
Novice: The newer triathlete
Clydesdale: Men 200 lbs or over
Athena: Women 150 lbs or over
Preregistration by May 10, 2013
May 11 – June 13, 2013
*Military, Veterans, Fire and Police receive $10 discount
Details being finalized. Please check back.