Spudman Triathlon Info



Events


Swim

The swim is current aided. Water temperature averages 68-71 degrees. Wetsuits are NOT required. The swim begins at Riverfront Park by the Burley boat docks and ends at Scholar Park by the Burley/Heyburn bridge. Distance: 1.5K


Bike

The bike course is fairly flat loop with just a few rollers. Race elevation is 4250'. Air temperature averages 51-84 degree. Distance: 40K


Run

The loop begins with a short steep hill and then levels to a mostly flat course. The run is on country roads and canal banks. The course is 70% asphalt, 30% gravel. Distance 10K





Waves


  • Wave 1 @ 6:50 AM
  • Elites

  • Wave 2 @ 7:00 AM
  • Division 4 - 30-34 Individual Men Age Group
  • Division 18 - 45-49 Individual Women Age Group
  • Division 35 - Under 40 Clydesdale
  • Division 36 - 40-over Clydesdale
  • Division 37 - All ages Athenians

  • Wave 3 @ 7:10 AM
  • Division 5 - 35-39 Individual Men Age Group
  • Division 7 - 45-49 Individual Men Age Group
  • Division 8 - 50-54 Individual Men Age Group

  • Wave 4 @ 7:20 AM
  • Division 1 - 15-18 Individual Men Age Group
  • Division 9 - 55-59 Individual Men Age Group
  • Division 10 - 60-64 Individual Men Age Group
  • Division 11 - 65-and-over Individual Men Age Group
  • Division 12 - 15-18 Individual Women Age Group
  • Division 19 - 50-54 Individual Women Age Group
  • Division 20 - 55-59 Individual Women Age Group
  • Division 21 - 60-64 Individual Women Age Group
  • Division 22 - 65-and-over Individual Women Age Group

  • Wave 5 @ 7:30 AM
  • Division 6 - 40-44 Individual Men Age Group
  • Division 15 - 30-34 Individual Women Age Group
  • Division 17 - 40-44 Individual Women Age Group

  • Wave 6 @ 7:40 AM
  • Division 2 - 19-24 Individual Men Age Group
  • Division 3 - 25-29 Individual Men Age Group
  • Division 13 - 19-24 Individual Women Age Group
  • Division 14 - 25-29 Individual Women Age Group

  • Wave 7 @ 7:50 AM
  • Division 16 - 35-39 Individual Women Age Group
  • All Teams (Divisions 23 through 34)

  • Wave 8 @ 8:00 AM
  • Division 38 - Non-competitive wave





Rules


  • Bike helmet required
  • No floatation devices or snorkels
  • No Drafting - 2 min penalty per offence
  • No Earbuds or head phones – 2 min penalty
  • No Tandem Bikes





Schedule


Packet Pick-up / Check-in
Friday 3PM - 9PM

Race packets will be handed out on Friday before the race from 3:00pm to 9:00pm at Riverfront Park at the Burley Golf Course. (Google Maps) Packets not picked up on Friday will be available Saturday morning until 6:30am. All participants (including all team members) will be required to bring photo ID. Team members will be required to sign a liability waiver to participate. Notarized letters will not be accepted to pick up race packets.


Rack your bike
Friday 3PM - 9PM

You can drop your bike off on Friday night between 3:00PM and 9:00PM. You can also drop them off on Saturday morning from 6:00AM - 6:45AM. T1 closes at 6:45AM sharp. No bikes will be allowed in after 6:45AM on Saturday. Bikes are locked up and secured overnight.


Carbo Dinner
Friday 5:30PM - 7:30PM

A carbo loading dinner will be held at the swim start area of Riverfront Park on Friday night before the race from 5:30PM to 7:30PM. A dinner ticket is included with your registration. Additional dinner tickets can be purchased at the dinner.


Pre-race Meeting
Friday prior to the guest speaker

A pre-race meeting will be held after the dinner to cover race details and safety information. This will take place before the guest speaker.


Guest Speaker
Friday @ approx. 7PM

Spudman athlete Reese Thorne will be joined by his mom and sister as they visit with us about his experiences racing in some 215 races since 2012. His short yet inspirational presentation will immediately follow our pre-race meeting .


Race begins
Saturday 6:50AM

Wave 1 starts at 6:50AM and Wave 8 starts at 8:00AM. Age divisions will be assigned to a wave and these will be posted a week before the race. Times will be posted at packet pickup and each wave will have its own swim cap color. Bike must be racked by 6:45AM. T1 closes at 6:45AM sharp.


Awards Ceremony
As soon as possible following the race

The awards ceremony will immediately follow the race. First, second, and third place ceramic Spudman trophies will be awarded to each age division. Race results will be available at the stage and on the website.