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Vermont Sun Triathlon

June 28, July 20, and August 10, 2014

600 yard Swim | 14 mile Bike | 3.1 mile Run
Lake Dunmore, Vermont

Nestled against the Green Mountains, 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 athletes alike marvel the beauty of our courses and enjoy the mountains, lakes and streams of Central Vermont.

Race Details

Pre Registration / Bib Pick Up: Between 6:45 am - 7:45 am sharp at Branbury State Park on race morning.


Race Time: Race Starts at 8:30 am.
Photos: Beautiful professional photos free to all racers. Each racer as many as 8-10 professional photo's done by Pat Hendrick.
Important age group information: 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 2014, you will race and be ranked in the 25-29 age group for the entire 2014 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 digital photo's, free 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 refreshments. Available massage, custom Vermont Sun T-shirts, Louis Garneau and DeSoto triathlon race clothing, and more!
Food and Refreshments: Free to athletes at all events.
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.
Massage: Available at all events
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 2015 season.
Rules: Though this is not a USAT sanctioned event, USAT rules do apply. For a PDF copy of all USAT rules click here. For the most commonly violated rules click here. Wetsuits are permitted.


Registration Details:
  • Vermont Sun Triathlon - June 28, 2014
    Early Bird price until February 28, 2014: (Single) $65 (Team) $95
    March 1, 2014: (Single) $72 (Team) $105
    Online Registration closes Wednesday June 25th @ Midnight
    $15 late fee for any registrations after online closes
  • Vermont Sun Triathlon - July 20, 2014
    Early Bird price until March 20, 2014: (Single) $65 (Team) $95
    March 21, 2014: (Single) $72 (Team) $105
    Online Registration closes Wednesday July 16th @ Midnight
    $15 late fee for any registrations after online closes
  • Vermont Sun Triathlon - August 10, 2014
    Early Bird price until April 10, 2014: (Single) $65 (Team) $95
    April 11, 2014: (Single) $72 (Team) $105
    Online Registration closes Wednesday August 6th @ Midnight
    $15 late fee for any registrations after online closes

Sites to Visit:
  • pathendrickphotography.com/
  • www.vtstateparks.com/htm/branbury.cfm

Course Maps

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Course Elevations

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 Just a note of thanks for running some of the best, most organized events that I have participated in. Keep up the fine work! 
- Doug Dier, Brandon, VT