Sandy Creek Park, Athens, Georgia
400 Meter Lake Swim, 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 24, 2014
Race Time: 7:00 am
Location: Sandy Creek Park, Athens, Georgia
Address: 400 Bob Holman Road, Athens, GA 30607
Honorary Race Chair: Coach Jack Bauerle
Registration: Online Registration is open. Online Registration closes on August 17, 2014
Pricing: (all categories will increase $20 after August 3, 2014)
- USAT Member $70
- Non USAT Member $82 (includes USAT one day membership fee)
- Relays $130
For a hard copy application:
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.
- Swim: 400 Meter lake swim.
- 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:
- Swim: 1/2 hour.
- Bike: 1 1/2 hours or total of 2 hours of swim 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.
Wetsuits: Given the time of year we do not expect wetsuits will be allowed.
Relay Teams: Racers can form teams of two or three to compete in the triathlon, with each athlete racing one event. Each team member must fill out separate applications and waiver.
Question regarding the event. Please call Jim Rainey at 770-926-2367 or email: email@example.com.
Packet Pick Up
Packet Pick Up will be held during the Triathlon EXPO. The EXPO will be held on Saturday August 23rd at 513 W Broad St Athens, GA 30601 (706) 546-8122. The EXPO will take place from 2:00 to 6:00pm. You also may be able to register during the EXPO.
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.
- 5:00am Transition opens
- 6:45am Last minute race information.
- 7:00am Sprint starts.
- 10:00am Awards Ceremony begins.
- Overall top three male and female finishers.
- Masters men and women – top three.
- Athena (165+) top three.
- Clydesdale: (220+) top three.
- Relays top three.
- Age group awards will be given three deep in the following categories: 15 and under, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+.
Post Race: Food and Music will be provided.
Holiday Inn Express 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.
Guests can also call our in house reservations line @ 706-546-8122. Guest can also call Express @ 706-546-8122 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. There is also the 24 hour/central reservations/corporate line @ 1-877 410 6667.
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 Express (+1) (706) 3546404. Please make your reservations as soon as possible. The rate will be valid as long as we have rooms available.