Tri To Beat Cancer Duathlon

Tri To Beat Cancer Duathlon
Sandy Creek Park, Athens, Georgia
2 Mile Run, 14 Mile Bike, 5K Run

Proceeds from this event will help the Cancer Foundation of Northeast Georgia (www.cfnega.org) provide immediate financial assistance to local cancer patients struggling financially due to their cancer diagnosis and treatment.  Your participation in this event will certainly change a life, starting with your own!  The Cancer Foundation of Northeast Georgia’s goal is to improve the quality of life for cancer patients and their families who need help.

Race Date: Sunday, August 19, 2018
Race Time: 7:00 am
Location: Sandy Creek Park, Athens, Georgia
Address: 400 Bob Holman Road, Athens, GA 30607
Click here for directions.

Honorary Race Chair: Coach Jack Bauerle

Aqua Bike: 400 Meter Swim, 14 Mile Bike. For more information and registration click here.

Registration: Open!

Online Registration closes on August 12, 2018

Pricing: (all categories will increase $20 after August 5, 2018)

  • USAT Member $55
  • Non USAT Member $70 (includes USAT one day membership fee)

Click to download and print registration form in Adobe PDF format.

When you register please consider making a donation or fundraising on behalf of The Cancer Foundation of Northeast Georgia. Donations will help cancer patients pay for basic living expenses such as rent, utilities, medication, food and transportation. Participants that raise money for The Cancer Foundation of Northeast Georgia will have the chance to win prizes.

Register at Endurance House and receive special discounts on all race entry fees.

No Refunds

Course Information:

Course Description:

  • Run: 2 mile very flat and fast
  • Bike: 14 mile bike with rolling hills. .
  • Run: 5k run though Sandy Creek Park is mostly flat except for one rolling hill around mile two with a very fast finish.

Georgia Multisports Productions for safety reason has established a course and race completion time line as follows:

  • Run: 1/2 hour.
  • Bike: 1 1/2 hours or total of 2 hours of run and bike.
  • Run: Race must be completed in 3 hours.

You may be asked to return your timing chip and will not receive an official time. if you choose to complete the event it will be without course security or support.

Question regarding the event. Please call Jim Rainey at 770-926-2367 or email: jim@gamultisports.com.

Packet Pick Up

Endurance House: August 15, 2018 – 11am to 5:00 pm, 11800 Haynes Bridge Rd. Suite 1,  Alpharetta, Ga. 30009. Packet pick up and registration available. click for directions

Georgia Cycle Sport: Thursday, August 16th, 3:30-6:30 pm, 1029 Baxter St, Athens, GA 30606

Packet Pick Up will be held Saturday August 198th at Sandy Creek Park, 400 Bob Holman Rd,  Athens, Georgia 30607 from 12 pm to 3pm. You can also register at this time.

Race Morning: 5:00 am to 6:30 am

  • No one can pick up your packet except you
  • Race day packet pick-up is available.
  • No race day registration.

Georgia Cycle Sport in Athens will be available for last minute bike repairs and purchases.

Event Timeline:

  • 5:00am Transition opens
  • 6:45am Last minute race information.
  • 7:00am Sprint starts.
  • 10:00am Awards Ceremony begins.

Awards:

  • Overall top three male and female finishers.

Post Race: Food and Music will be provided.

Host Hotel:

The Holiday Inn  at 197 East Broad St. – Athens, Georgia 30601 is offering a discount for athletics.

Holiday Inn is  pleased to offer you a convenient electronic booking (e-booking) link. Clicking on the link will take you to the hotel’s reservation web page that will pre-populate with the special group code. You will enjoy the convenience of confirming your room reservations online, at the group-negotiated rate – 24 hours a day. Click here to receive your personalized e-booking link. Go to reservations page and then enter code TRI, and that will take you to the booking page.

Guests can also call our in house reservations department @ 706-549-4433 or email reservations@hi-athens.com.

Can also call the central reservations line @ 1-800-HOLIDAY(465-4329)

If you wish to extend your stay outside of these dates, you will need to book a separate reservation on the website or contact us directly at Holiday Inn 877 834 3613 . Please  make your reservations as soon as possible. The rate will be valid as long as we have rooms available.