Give it a Tri

JOIN US FOR THE 3rd ANNUAL “GIVE IT A TRI” – MAY 31st, 2015

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Steamboat Springs very own Get Fit Family Racing, focused on offering the community of Steamboat Springs “Family Friendly” events, has partnered with the Catamount Ranch & Club to bring you:

The 3rd Annual “Give it a Tri, Beginner Triathlon & Kids Race”
Presented by; Twisted Trails Running CO
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May 31st, 2015
Catamount Ranch & Club, Steamboat Springs CO
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REGISTRATION LINK: http://www.imathlete.com/events/EventOverview.aspx?fEID=23398&z=1424115030216

With a pool swim, gently rolling bike ride and mainly flat run course, this event is great for kids, beginners, triathletes in training and even seasoned competitors.

This special event serves athletes of all ages and abilities, enabling them to achieve their fitness goals in a stimulating, supportive and sociable environment. We are focused on the family and having fun while participating in and fostering a healthy lifestyle throughout the community of Steamboat Springs.

“It’s all about family, Health & Wellness”
Heather Gollnick, 5x Ironman Champion & Event Promoter

EVENT SCHEDULE:

Friday May 29th, Early Packet Pickup – Twisted Trails Running CO, 601 Lincoln Ave, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
www.twistedtrailsrunning.com
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Saturday May 30th, PRE RACE Racer Meeting 6:00pm – Catamount Ranch & Club
– Learn everything you need to know about Sundays Event
– Registered athletes receive a Race Tech Shirt, lunch from Catamount Ranch & Club following your race, goodie bag

Sunday May 31st, 2015

Registration/ Check-in opens at 6:00am                        
Table will be setup in Transition – Catamount Ranch & Club parking lot

Transition opens at 6:00am / Athletes should check-in at least 1 hour prior to their Start Time as the Wave Starts will be fluid

TENTATIVE WAVE SCHEDULE:

7:30am                 Adult Competitive Wave Start
8:15am                  Adult Beginner/ First Timer Wave Start
9:30am                 Child 13-15 Age Group Wave Start
9:45am                 Child 11-12 Age Group Wave Start
10:15am                Child 7-8 / 9 – 10 Age Group Wave Start

SWIM Information:            
– We will be running 6 lanes at a time.  Each lane will have a Staff “lap counter” assigned to it to keep track of athlete laps.
– “6” Athletes will compete at a time during a “swim wave” – once the last athlete in that wave has cleared the pool we will line up our next wave.
– Athletes will exit pool and enter transition located in the parking lot adjacent to the pool

Bike Information:                
– Ride distances will vary depending on Division entered.  Links to maps can be found in race division descriptions below
– There will be signs, volunteers throughout the course to guide and direct athletes.  The bike is a simple out and back

Run Information 
– Links to maps can be found in race division descriptions below
– Once again there will be signs, volunteers throughout the course to guide and direct athletes.

Transition:                            
– Transition will be located in the parking lot adjacent to the pool

QUESTIONS:         PLEASE DIRECT ANY QUESTIONS TO:  TODD GOLLNICK / 941-961-7575 / gollnicktodd@aol.com

REGISTRATION:    ATHLETES ARE ENCOURAGED TO REGISTER ASAP TO BE ASSURED A START TIME / SIGN UP NOW
http://www.imathlete.com/events/EventOverview.aspx?fEID=23398&z=1424115030216

 

Registration

2015 Registration/ Kids & Adult Divisions

Several divisions will be available offering an unforgettable experience for all involved including:

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KIDS DIVISION:

Our Kids Tri is a fun and challenging event for kids ages 7–15. Young athletes will swim, bike and run in this 3-event race that not only promotes fitness but improves your child’s self confidence as they cross the finish line. A great introduction to the sport, we offer a pool swim followed by a safe bike and run on the local roads contained within Catamount Ranch & Club. The transition area will be in the parking lot and we strongly encourage friends and family to come cheer on these young competitors for one of the most inspiring spectator events in Steamboat.

Young triathletes will start in waves based on age.

Distances:

Division 6 and Under / Our young athletes will experience a safe swim – bike – run at a safe distance in the immediate vicinity of our pool and transition area.

Division (ages 7-8 / 9-10)

Division (ages 11-12)

 Division (ages 13-15)

 

*Relay Teams: Team up with two friends and race as a team. A relay is a great way to race if you do not want to participate in all three events.  Only one team member may participate in each event.

Cost:   $45 Kids – Relay: $75.00

Includes:         T-Shirt, goodie-bag with sponsor coupons.   Awards in 2015 for All Age Groups

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Adult Divisons & Distances:

Our adult divisions will offer 2 categories to choose from.  For our “First Timers” or Beginners you will begin with a 300 yard pool swim, transition to a 6 mile bike ride followed by a 2.5 mile run.  For our intermediate/ competitive division you will begin with a 400 yard swim, followed by an 12 mile bike, finishing with a 5 mile run.

“First Timer” – Beginner Division

Intermediate / Competitive Division:

*Relay Teams: Team up with two friends and race as a team. A relay is a great way to race if you do not want to participate in all three events.  Only one team member may participate in each event.

Cost:   $80.00  RELAY $95.00

Includes:          T-Shirt, goodie-bag with sponsor coupons

http://www.imathlete.com/events/EventOverview.aspx?fEID=23398&z=1424115030216

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