Lake Lanier Islands Triathlon and AquaBike
7000 Holiday Rd, Buford, GA
September 29, 2019
400 Yard Swim*13 Mile Bike*5K Run

Race Date: Sunday, September 29, 2019  7:30am
Location: Lake Lanier Islands Resort

Click here for directions

Finisher Medal for all finishers

Mandatory Bike Drop Off on Saturday, September 28, 2019. Packet pick up, bike drop off and chip pick up between 1 pm – 6 pm.

Online registration is now open. Online registration will close on September 22, 2019.

Pricing: (all categories will increase $20 after September 8, 2019)

  • USAT Member $80 (Aquabike $65.00)
  • Non USAT Member $95 (includes USAT one day membership fee) (Aquabike $80.00
  • Relay $145
T-Shirts/sizes cannot be guaranteed for registrations received after September 6, 2019

Hard copy application print registration form in Adobe PDF format.

Lake Lanier Aquabike Registration.

No Race Day Registration 

Transfers: The request to transfer out of a race must be made 14 days or more prior to that scheduled event date.  No transfers will be allowed underneath this deadline. There is a $40 fee to transfer the registration to another athlete.  The fee must be accompanied with an application from the new participant. There are no transfers allowed after the last race of the season to another race in the following season.

Course Information:

Course Descriptions:

  • Swim: Rectangular swim. Water temperature should be in the mid 70’s.
  • Bike: Looped course that is very fast with only one small hill on the course.
  • Run: Very fast out and back flat terrain with lots of shade during the entire course.

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

  • Swim: 30 minutes or course officials will assist you from course.
  • Bike: 1 and 1/2 hours or total of 2 hours of swim and bike.
  • Run: 45 minutes or total of 2 and a 45 minutes to complete the race.

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:  Each age group participant shall be permitted to wear a wet suit without penalty in any event sanctioned by USA Triathlon up to and including a water temperature of 78 degrees Fahrenheit. When the water temperature is greater than 78 degrees, but less than 84 degrees Fahrenheit, age group participants may wear a wet suit at their own discretion, provided however that participants who wear a wet suit within this temperature range shall not be eligible for prizes or awards. Age group participants shall not wear wet suits in water temperatures equal to or greater than 84 degrees Fahrenheit.

Packet Pick-Up and Mandatory bike drop off on Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 12 – 6 at the race site.

  • Must have valid drivers license and current USAT card if you are member.
  • No one can pick up your packet or drop off your bike except you.

Event Timeline:

  • 5:30 am Transition Opens.
  • 7:15 am Pre-race meeting.
  • 7:30 am Swim Start.
  • 11:00 am Awards Ceremony.

 

Bike Tech: All3Sports will be available race morning for minor adjustments.

 

Awards:

  • Overall top three finishers.
  • Masters 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, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

Aqua Bike Awards:

  • Top three Overall Male and Female Finishers

 

Post Race: Food and music available for all athletics.

Parking

 For the Race: The Resort Staff is responsible for parking for the event. All racers will park in the Holiday Pavilion parking lot  which is on the left as you enter the park. There will be a walk race morning of an half to three quarters of a mile to transition through the water park. You will want to build it into your arrival time for race morning. Keep in mind even though your bike is there we still need to body mark hundreds of athletes from 5:30 to 7:15 when transition closes.

USA Triathlon Sanctioned Event

This event is sanctioned by USA Triathlon, the national governing body for the sport of Triathlon. We suggest all our participants become familiar with USA Triathlon Rules and Regulations. Officials will be present enforcing these rules.

Accommodations: Host Hotels

Holiday Inn Express
2499 Satellite Blvd
Buford, GA 30518
678-318-1080

Legacy Lodge
7000 Holiday Road
Lake Lanier Island, GA
770-945-8787

Georgia Multisports has worked out special rates for the Legacy Lodge at the site of the Lake Lanier Island Triathlon on 9/29.

The most visited lakeside resort in Georgia

Situated  along the shores of Lake Sidney Lanier, our resort features 1,500 scenic acres, beckoning to families and corporate groups alike. Encompassing immense natural beauty in an intimate setting, our luxury resort and hotel in Buford, GA are perfect for family vacations, romantic escapes, business conferences, weddings and more.

All reservations booked will require a Credit Card to guarantee each guest room at the contracted group rate OR if rooms are no longer available in your block then it will be based on our “Best Available Rate”.

You can book ONLINE for only the race weekend. i For all other dates, you must call in to book a room. (see contact numbers below)

  1. OPTIONS to book reservations:
  2. Contact our Reservations Department, they may call 770-945-8787 / 678-318-2018  or toll free 1-800-840-5253.
  1. Or access your Online Link :

 https://gc.synxis.com/rez.aspx?Hotel=10192&Chain=15467&arrive=9/28/2019&depart=9/29/2019&adult=1&child=0&group=190928GAMS

  1. Once you click on the above link, on the next page that opens, you must:
    1. Select your “dates of stay”
    2. Then click on the GREEN box that says “Check Availability”
  2. When the next page appears, click on the YELLOW  box  “View Available rooms”

 

Questions: Please direct Lake Lanier Islands Triathlon questions to jim@gamultisports.com.

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