Rio Salado Triathlon
Race Type: Triathlon
Bike Surface: Road
Course: 1500 meter swim, 40 kilometers bike, 10 kilometers run
Start: 6:30 AM
Location: Tempe, Arizona
Address: 80 Rio Salado Pkwy
Individual Price: $100
Team Price: $150
Course Info: All events start and finish at Tempe Beach Park. The swim takes place in Tempe Town Lake which is a man-made resorvoir that's very calm unless there are high winds. The bike course will be looped, mostly flat and super fast around the City of Tempe. The run course will loop around Tempe Town Lake, with beautiful view of the lake and the City of Tempe.
More: RACE FEATURES
Gender specific cut Dri-Fit event T-shirt
Awards 3 deep overall, age group
Fantastic aid stations
Race photos available
This is a USAT sanctioned event.
*Non-USAT members will be required to pay an additional $12, for a 1 day license from USAT. More information about USAT is listed here.
Mail in forms: Coming soon.
Age Groups - broken down to 5-year increments, based on your age as of December 31, 2012.
Relay Teams - consist of two or three members. For 2-person teams, one person must do two of the legs. For 3-person teams, each person does one leg. We have had some creative team names, costumes, etc., so bring it!
Buddy Wave Division
If you want to complete the race with another participant who is NOT in your age group (mom, sister, friend etc) the Buddy Wave is for you! The Buddy Wave will be the last wave.
* Buddy Wave athletes are not eligible for awards. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO RACE IN THE BUDDY WAVE FOR THE OLYMPIC DISTANCE, YOU MUST NOTIFY US AT REGISTRATION/PACKET PICKUP.
In order to compete in this wave you must provide the following:
Proof of USAT Elite Membership
Proof of Professional Status
*Pro Division athletes are not eligible for age-group awards.
EVENT TIME SCHEDULE (Subject to Change)
ATHLETE GUIDE - will be posted approximately 1 week before the event.
Friday May 4th, 2012
3:00pm - 7:00pm: Registration and Packet Pickup at Tempe Beach Park
3:00pm - 7:00pm: EXPO officially open!
3:00pm - 7:00pm: Bike check-in (mandatory) at Tempe Beach Park
Saturday May 5th, 2012
6:30am - Race begins with first wave
11:00am (approximately) - Awards Ceremony
Directions: Parking is available (limited) for athletes in the US Airways parking garage and is FREE! Once the garage is full you will need to park on city streets OR at other parking lots near Rio Salado and Mill Avenue. Additional directions to the venue can be found here at www.redrockco.com
Register: Click here
Website: Rio Salado Triathlon
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|stephredrockco at January 3, 2012 11:14 AM|