August 16, 2014
Tri Arkansas International Dist. Triathlon
1.5 K Swim / 39 K Bike / 10 K Run

Tri Arkansas will be the host for the USAT National Triathlon Championship (International Distance)
DeGray Lake Sprint Triathlon will be the host for the USAT National Triathlon Championship (Sprint Distance)

Championship

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Event Schedule

Friday 8/15

5:30 - 7:30pm Age Group packet pick-up for Triathlons  [ MAP ]

Saturday 8/16

Tri Arkansas Race Day  Tri / Du / Aqua Bike / Open Water Swim

5:00am Transition area opens
DeGray Lake Spillway recreation area [ MAP ]
5 - 6:30am Late Packet Pick up for Tri Arkansas participants ONLY
6:30am Pre Race Instruction at Registration area for Tri Arkansas
6:45am Transition Area closes (all bikes must be racked)
7:00am Spillway Supper Sprint Triathlon Start
7:15am Tri Arkansas Start: 1st wave (each wave separated by 3 - 5 min)
9:00am Post race food & beverage area open
10:00am (approx)
Super Sprint awards @ race site
11:00am (approx)
Tri Arkansas Awards @ Race Site
5-7:30pm Registration Packet Pickup for DeGray Lake Sprint Triathlon at race site [ MAP ]

Sunday 8/17

DeGray Lake Sprint Triathlon Race Day

6:00 - 7:30am Transition area opens & Late Packet Pick Up
DeGray Lake spillway recreation area [ MAP ]
8:00am Race Start: 1st wave (each wave separated by 3 - 5 min)
9:00am Post race food & beverage area open
11:00am (approx)
Awards @ Race Site

Eligibility:

Tri Arkansas: All competitors must be 15 by 12/31 of the race year.

Spillway Super Sprint:  All competitors must be 12 by 12/31 of the race year

DeGray Lake Sprint:  All competitors must be 13 by 12/31 of the race year

Clydesdale and Athena:  Must meet USAT requirements for entry in to these categories.  We will have a scale on site at packet pick up.

 

Bike Shipping:

Spokes of Little Is coming on board as our ship to /from, assembly dis-assembly partner.

Spokes Website here. Spokes

Contact info:  Spokes, 1001 Kavanaugh Blvd, Little Rock, AR 72205  501-664 7765

 

Contact them Directly for complete details.


Course Information

SWIM - Tri Arkansas 1.5k

SWIM - DeGray Lake Sprint 500 Yards

DeGray Lake: rated as one of the cleanest fresh water lakes in America. You can drink it...
The race begins with a deep water start. The Entry and Finish area is on a large concrete boat
ramp. Swim course will close 60 minutes after the send off of the last wave. Historically the water
temp in August is in the upper 80's. If water temp is above 78F wet suit will not be allowed.

BIKE - Tri Arkansas 39k - Out and Back Course
BIKE - DeGray Lake Sprint 16 Mile -
Out and Back Course

Newly repaved (fall of 2009) roads for a big portion of the course.
If you take a few seconds along the way you will see some absolutely beautiful vistas.

RUN - Tri Arkansas 10k  First run of du is 4.5 k
Course is a "T" shape Using paved roads, With a short Grass Section.

RUN - DeGray Lake Sprint 3.5 Mile
The Course is out and back on Skyline Drive and Forestry Circle. Aid stations will be located at roughly 1 mile increments
and are very well stocked.




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