LOCATION – Lake Afton Park, Goddard, KS
Don’t let the name fool you. The water is really not that bad. Lake Afton Park is located approximately 20 minutes southwest of Wichita. From Wichita, take US Highway 54/400 west to 215th Street West (west edge of Goddard). Go south on 215th Street for three miles to MacArthur Road. Go west on MacArthur for two and a half miles to the west entrance of the park.
*The (9th Annual) 2014 Mudwater Trithlon & Duathlon will be held on Sunday, June 29, 2014 as the venue was booked by others over a year out from for our traditional second Sunday in July date.
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THE RACES (USAT Sanctioned)
DUATHLON: 5K run, 25K bike, 5K run
TRIATHLON: “Sprint” Distance – 750 yd swim, 25K bike, 5K run / “Olympic” Distance – 1500 yd swim, 39K bike, 10K run
Races will start at 7:00 am
* NEW* AQUABIKE: “Olympic” Distance – 1500 yd swim, 25K bike
Races will start at 7:00 am
Swim: A triangle pattern from shore out and back, then parallel to the shore along the swim area on west side of lake. Wave starts.
VIEW SWIM MAP
Bike: Sprint Tri/Du: Out (west) and back on MacArthur Road – moderately rolling hills. VIEW Sprint Tri/Du Bike Map.
VIEW BIKE MAP
Olympic: Loop Course with moderately rolling hills and a long climb.
VIEW OLYMPIC BIKE MAP
Run: Flat, fast paved park road. Water stations at three points on the run.
VIEW RUN MAP
Duathlon: TBD (2013= $55.00) *
Triathlon (Sprint & Olympic): TBD (2013 = $65.00) *
Team Triathlon: TBD (2013 = $90.00) *
* Non-USAT members will be required to pay an additional $12 for a Single Day Membership due to Insurance requirements. Each non-USAT members in a team will be required to the Single Day membership fee. USAT members will be required to show current USAT Card and photo ID at packet pickup.
Registration packets will contain a technical T-shirts, a logo swim cap (triathlons), product samples, and informational flyers.
WE CAN NOT OFFER REFUNDS. IF YOU CAN NOT RACE FOR SOME REASON, PLEASE E-MAIL firstname.lastname@example.org AND REQUEST A DEFERRAL OR SUBSTITUTION.
Overall - There will be awards for overall First, Second & Third place finishers in the Triathlon, Duathlon and Team Triathlon. There will also be age group as follows:
Triathlon – Medals will be awarded to first, second and third place finishers in 5-year age groups; both Male & Female, based on the age you will be on December 31, 2014 (USAT rules). Groups are in 5-year increments as follows: under 19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and and so on as deemed necessary by the age of registrants.
Duathlon – Medals will be awarded to first, second and third place finishers in 10-year increments, both Male & Female, based on the age you will be on December 31, 2014 (USAT rules). Groups are in 5-year increments as follows: under 19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and so on as deemed necessary by the age of registrants.
Teams – Based on the number and mix of teams registrations, there may or may not be specific award categories (i.e – Female Teams, Male Teams, Mixed Teams). For sure, medals will be presented to first, second and third place finishing teams.
Drawings for prizes will also be held during the race and prize winners posted inside the pavilion. When you are done your race, check to see if you’ve won a prize.