Millerton Lake Triathlon
Start: Saturday, April 20, 2013 @ 8:00 AM (PDT)
Fresno , CA 93711
Registration Closing Date
Thursday, April 18, 2013 @ 11:59 PM (PDT)
800-Yard Swim / 16-Mile Road Bike / 4-Mile Run
Swim: The swim is in Millerton Lake - wetsuits are allowed.
Bike: The bike is out and back with rolling hills. Helmet is required
Run: The run is both on pavement and trails - out and back.
Package pick-up opens at 3:00-8:00pm 4/19/13 at Sierra Running Company or pick up morning of 4/20/13. Allow time for parking and check-in. This year we will have chip timing by Tally Timing Inc. Tally Timing Inc. will be providing all racers with timing anklets that can be worn throughout the entire race.
Awards will be presented to overall male and female winners. Age group awards will be provided in five-year increments (14 and younger, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, to 50-55, and 55 and up). Awards will be presented to the first 3 teams – we will not make the distinction among coed, male, or female teams. Results will be posted on www.sierracascades.com
All participants must sign a waiver. All participants need to wear an approved helmet (Ansi or Snell) while on the bike. Straps on helmet must be closed at all times. No bike riding in transition area. No drafting on the bike is allowed. Failure to follow the race rules will result in disqualification. Caution: traffic will be monitored at intersections, but course is not closed for vehicles. Stay on the right as much as possible.
Questions? contact Lucas Reyes at email@example.com or call at (559) 779-7268 Volunteers are always welcome and appreciated. They also receive a t-shirt, lunch, and goody bag.
This is a rain or shine event.
Directions: FWY 41 coming from the South: Take exit Friant road. Turn right at the traffic light - you are on Friant road. Stay on this road for the next 15 miles till you pass the small town of Friant. Take a left turn at the bottom of the dam. Take a right at the stop sign. Then follow the signs to the start. FWY 41 coming from the North: Take exit Friant Road. Turn left at the traffic light - you are on Friant road. Stay on this road for the next 15 miles till you pass the small town of Friant. Take a left turn at the bottom of the dam. Take a right at the stop following stop sign. Then follow the signs to the start. Accommodations: Camping is available at Millerton Lake - call (559) 822-2332. Hotel Extended Stay America - 7135 N. Fresno St. (559) 438-7105. Comfort Suites - 102 E. Herndon Ave. (559) 435-5650.