1.2M Swim, 56M Bike, 13.1M Run
Individual Registration: $85.00
Team Registration: $150.00
$4,950 Total. Top 8 male and female finishers and top club will race for a piece of the prize purse
More than $5,000 of give-a-ways. A Quintanaroo Tri Bike and Wetsuit, set of Zipp racing wheels, Sinerval DVD's, a Kurt's Kinetic indoor trainer and much more. Thanks to these sponsors and Gear West Bike and Triathlon.
Clubs and Organizations:
The Pigman will offer awards to the fastest club or organization. Top club will win $250.
Race Site Location & Directions:
Pleasant Creek State Park is located 12 miles northwest of Cedar Rapids in eastern Iowa. To reach the park: From I-380 take exit #24 (Blairs Ferry Road) and head west to Palo (approximately six miles), turn north on County road W36 and follow signs. Closest airport to the park is the Eastern Iowa Airport. It is located about 30 minutes from the race site.
Wave starts begin at 7:30 a.m. sharp. The course is will be a triangular shaped swim from Pleasant Creek State Park swimming beach. Boats and safety personnel will be on the lake at all times. Wet suits will be allowed as per USA Triathlon rules.
Our challenging 56 mile bike course will take you through Iowa's scenic countryside. All bikers must have an ANSI approved helmet to participate. Bikers without helmets will not be allowed on the course. No drafting allowed; marshals will patrol the entire course. Four bottle exchange stations will be located along the course. Water and Powerade will be available.
The 13.1 mile run is an out and back course on a country road with small rolling hills. Little protection from the sun is provided on this course. Aid stations will be located each mile along the course. Water, Powerade, ice, fruit and cookies will be available.
Member of Heart of America Triathlon Series and the Midwest Multi-sport Series.