The swim course is 500 meters long. Athletes will start approximately every 5 seconds. Additional breaks will be inserted as needed to avoid bunching of swimmers and keep the flow as smooth as possible. Swim with the swim buoys on your left.
The 13-15 AG and the Junior Championship races will have an in-water mass swim start. The 13-15 AG course is 250 meters long and the Junior course is the full 500 meters.
Do not mount your bike until you reach the mount/dismount line located outside of the transition area.
You must have your bicycle helmet on and buckled before you mount your bicycle. Your helmet must remain buckled at all times you are on the bike and may not be unbuckled until you have dismounted the bike!
Do not mount your bicycle until you get to the mount/dismount line east of the transition area. Your helmet must be on and buckled before you mount your bike. The bike course consists of one loop. (refer to the bike course map for a detailed course description).
Always ride as far to the right of the lane as possible. Passing is only allowed on the left.
Dismount at the dismount line! You must dismount before the dismount line to avoid a penalty!
The bike course is well marked and all major intersections will be manned by police officers. However, the bike course is open to traffic. Please be careful at all times. Obey all police officers under all circumstances!
Stay to the right, pass on the left, always be careful and be courteous to other riders. Safety is priority #1.
You will dismount your bike at the mount/dismount line and proceed with your bike into the transition area. Locate your bike rack and place your bike in the same location from which you removed it, and proceed to the start of the run course at the east end of the transition area. You must have your race number visible when you exit transition for the start of the run. Please have your number visible on the front of your body for the entire run.
Please refer to the run course map.
The course is well marked with cones and arrows.
There will be one aid station. It will have water, Gatorade and ice. Headsets, headphones, ipods and other audio devices are not permitted by USAT rules. Failure to obey this rule will result in a penalty.
USA Triathlon Rules
All USAT rules apply. Please refer to the complete rules at www.USATriathlon.org. Please consult a race official regarding USAT rules.
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