Sweden is closer than you think! The 9th Annual Triathlon will again feature the friendly Swedish communities of the Chisago Lakes Area. Paradise Park offers an eagle eye’s view of the swim course. The Swedish influence abounds throughout the event as you finish under the Swedish Flag. The swim is at beautiful Paradise Park on Chisago Lake. The bike heads along scenic Chisago County roads. Enjoy friendly neighborhoods as you run through Chisago and its surrounding cities.
Swim CourseThe swim is at beautiful Paradise Beach/Chuckie Lundquist Park in Chisago Lake. Plenty of buoys will be available to rest if needed and a balloon arch as the guide for the finish point.Bike CourseThe bike course is new: few rollers, mainly flat. The run goes through charming residential streets with community support and several water stations.Run CourseBoth run courses follow residential roads. Roads are well kept and flat.
Don't forget about the KIDS TRIATHLON on Saturday July 27. All participants receive a shirt, goody bag, food and fun after the event. Awards given to each age.
Over $5500 in prize money awarded to the top F/M winners. Half: 1st- $1000, 2nd- $600, 3rd- $400, 4th- $300, 5th- $200. Sprint: 1st- $300, 2nd- $200, 3rd- $150. Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female in 5 year increments: 12 and under, 13 to 99 plus. Awards to the top overall 3 relay teams, Athena and Clydesdale. Medals are awarded to the Half finishers. This event is part of the Aurora BayCare Series which offers additional prizes.
We provide technically sound, safe, and exciting events. Participants receive aDRI WICK SHIRT, swim cap, food, ice bath, massage, beer and fun after the event.Bike racks will have your race number and wave you start in. Each mile on the run courses will be marked. All courses will have highly visible signage for each turn. The long bike course will have aid stations and bottle exchange. There will also be plenty of aide stations along the course.
For lodging go to: chisagolakeschamber.com.
Sprint $45; Sprint Relay $30/ea.; Half $110; Half Relay $50/ea.; Kid's $15 to July 26