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Whitewater Triathlon

Sat 13th Jul 2019
106 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28280, USA

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Tickets $65–$70

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Multi-sport events are built to test and challenge both physical and mental endurance, and the Whitewater Triathlon will be no less a feat. This off-road race utilizes various features of the 1,300 acre facility and natural waters of the U.S. National Whitewater Center. Before the finish line can be crossed, racers must complete a 1K open water swim on the Catawba River, a 23K mountain bike leg, and a 6.5K trail run through the woodlands. Participants looking to compete for speed can partake a shorter course, consisting of a 400m open water swim on the Catawba River, a 12K mountain bike leg, and a 3K trail run to take them to the finish line.

Distances in this event

  1. Super sprint triathlon

    Triathlon: Swim 0.25mi, Bike 12km, Run 3km
    9:00am Sat 13th Jul 2019
    $65
    Tickets available
  2. Sprint triathlon

    Triathlon: Swim 1km, Bike 23km, Run 6.5km
    8:00am Sat 13th Jul 2019
    $70
    Tickets available
Raceday Logistics
6:30am – Day-of registration and packet pick-up begins
6:30am – Transition Zone opens (first come first serve for transition spots)
7:30am – Day-of registration and packet pick-up ends for 1K swim, 23K bike, 6.5K run
8:00am – 1K swim, 23K bike, 6.5K run begins (water start)
8:30am – Race day registration and packet pick-up ends for 400m swim, 12K bike, 3K run
9:00am – 400m swim, 12K bike, 3K run begins (water start)
Time TBD – Awards ceremony
12:30pm – Course closes (athletes may finish the course; however, official times may not be recorded)
Travel
All guests are required to pay a $6 parking fee at the USNWC unless guest has an annual parking pass. Annual parking passes are available through the USNWC for $50.
Kit List
The entire Whitewater Triathlon 1K or 400m swim leg will take place in the Catawba River. Athletes are encouraged (not required) to bring a 2nd pair of shoes to use between the swim leg and transition.

It is mandatory that athletes wear swim caps during the entire duration of the swim. You will be given a swim cap at pre-race check-in.
Volunteers
Interested volunteers should contact the Race Director at [email protected]

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