Important DetailsThe Venue : Nestled against the Green Mountain’s, just below Rattlesnake Point is Branbury State Park. The lake region is a most spectacular and pristine place to swim, bike and run. Novice and advanced triathletes alike marvel the beauty of our courses and enjoy the mountains, lakes and streams of Central Vermont. The swim takes place in warm, calm, crystal clear Lake Dunmore. The bike and run courses loop around the rolling hills of the lake. To learn more about Branbury State Park please visit www.vtstateparks.com/htm/branbury.cfm
Pre Registration / Bib Pick Up - Between 6:30 am - 8:00 am at Branbury State Park on race morning. Race starts at 8:30 AM.
Bike Racking: Race morning between 6:30-8:15am -No Bike warm ups past 8:05am (run warm-ups ok until 8:15am)
Photo's: Beautiful professional photo's free to all racers. Each racer get's up to 8-10 professional photo's done by Nuvision Action Image. You can view their work at www.nuvisionactionimage.com!
Important USAT age group information: This is not a USAT sanctioned race but we will be following USAT rules. The age group of a participant will be determined by age on Dec. 31 of the event year, not by age on race day. For example: If you turn 25 years old in November of 2013, you will race and be ranked in the 25-29 age group for the entire 2013 season
Triathlon Individual Age Groups: will be every 5 years: 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, etc. for men and women.
Relay Teams: 2 to 3 person teams are allowed. Categories will be: all female, all male and mixed (co-ed) with 39 and under OR 40 and over age groups (note: all members of a relay team must be 40 and over in order to compete in that division).
Awards: Top 5 overall, top 3 in each age group and top team in each category will receive beautiful custom awards in an awards ceremony immediately following the race.
Amenities Include: Free professional photo's, sports drinks, bagels, Clif Bars, customized swim cap, customized water bottle, custom awards to top 5 overall and top 3 in each age group, fully supported aid stations, sponsor samples in goodie bags, awesome raffle giveaways, safe course and post race meal. Available massage, custom Vermont Sun T-shirts, Louis Garneau triathlon race clothing, and more!
Food and Refreshments: Free to athletes at all events. Enjoy the famous Ramunto's Pizza, delicious bagels from Middlebury Bagel Bakery, fruit and refreshments.
Branbury Admittance: Included in your entry fee. Spectators will be charged $3.00 for adults and $2.00 for children at the gate. Fee is good for the entire day so bring the family and enjoy the spectacular lake, beach, and mountain setting! Dogs are welcome, but must be on a leash and are not permitted on the beach. To learn more about Branbury State Park please visit www.vtstateparks.com/htm/branbury.cfm
Late Fee: Registrations received after 4 PM on Thursday, August 8th will be subject to a $15 late fee. Online registration closes at 4 PM on Friday, Aug 8th as well.
Professional Photos, Swim Cap and Water Bottle: Free to all entrants.
Refund Policy: Registrations may be transferred to another race within the current series providing it is requested prior to race day. Absolutely no refunds or transfers into the 2014 season.