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2017 Event Info
DATE - JUNE 4, 2017

RACE EVENT TYPES:
Solo
​Teams - male, female or coed
Kids

RACE AGES:
Adult Individuals - ages 12 & up
Teams - ages 12 & up
Kids Tri – ages 6-12

PLEASE NOTE:  Age is based on what age you will be on 12/31 (USAT).  For example, you might only be 11 on race day but turn 12 by 12/31, making you eligible for the Individual Tri.

DISTANCES:
  • INDIVIDUALS (Sprint Distance) 
            Swim - 500 yard pool swim
            Bike – 20K (12.4 miles
            Run – 5K (3.1 miles)
  • TEAMS- same as Adult Individuals. 
            Note:  one team member is eligible to do two events, thus a team can consist of two people
  • KIDS - for more information, please click on the Kids Tri page

BIB PICK-UP:
  * Tuesday, May 30: 5:00 - 7:00pm Trek Store Alaska, 530 E Benson Blvd
  * Thursday, June 1: 5:00 - 7:00pm Chain Reaction Cycles, 12201 Industry Way
  * Saturday, June 3: 1:00 - 3:00pm Chugiak High School, 16525 S. Birchwood Loop

Bib pick up is available for out-of-town racers only on race morning at the Volunteer Tent after 7:00am.

Only racers are allowed to pick up their bibs. No exceptions. Adult racers must show one form of picture ID and a copy of their valid USAT card (if applicable) at pick up. A parent may pick up for a racer under the age of 18.  

There will be NO race day registration, except for the Kids Tri (if there are still open slots). 

Bib pick-up on race day is available beginning at 7:00am to those from outside Anchorage only. Please visit the INFO tent on race day if this pertains to you. 

Please understand the above policy. Race day is hectic! You do not want to be standing in line to pick up your bib when you want to be warming up. 


RACE DAY SCHEDULE:
7:00am Bib pick- up for out of town racers (see bib pick up info above)
7:00am Pool opens for swim warm up*
7:45 - 8:00am Final instructions & questions
8:00 – 8:20am Top 24 Seeded Men & Women start. Women go first in 2017
8:20 – 8:45am TEAMS START
8:45am – 2:00pm – Individuals (by bib number)
2:30 – 3:30pm – Kids Triathlon 


RACER START TIME:
Bib #'s                On Deck Time            Start Time (approximate)

1-24                    7:45 AM                        8:00 AM
TEAMS                7:45 AM                         8:20 AM
25-99                  8:15 AM                         8:45 AM
100 - 199            9:30 AM                         10:30 AM
200 - 299            10:30 AM                       11:30 AM
300 - 399            11:30 AM                       12:30 PM
400 - 425              1:30 PM                         2:30 PM

​*Racers are not expected or needed to show up until 1 (one) hour prior their approximate start time. If your approximate start time is 11:00 a.m., you do not need to show up at 7:45 a.m. Remember however, as you are setting your gear and equipment up in T1 that it is an active transition area so please be aware of racers in and out of the area and give them priority

AWARDS 
Awards ceremony will be on Monday, June 5th @ 7:00pm at Chain Reaction Cycles.  
Ice cream sundaes, awards, giveaways!
  • • Top 3 overall
  • •Top 3 in each age group/each gender (five-year increments through the oldest participant) (top 3   overall taken out)
  • •Top team of each division


ARCHIVED NEWSLETTERS

     2017 - Jan 30:  Registration Opens Soon




Racer News 5.29.17: Race week details, including Teams and Kid's Tri information. 

Racer News 5.24.17: Are you registered? Still thinking about it - hurry - limited adult slots left! Race Details enclosed