2013 Cranberry Trifest

Date

Start: Saturday, August 24, 2013

Address
Ted Williams Camp 28 Precinct Street
Lakeville , MA 02347
Registration Closing Date

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Organizer's Website

http://www.sunmultisportevents.com/Patriot_Half.htm

About This Activity

Cranberry Trifest is one of the largest multisport weekends in the region featuring a sprint distance triathlon (0.5 mile swim/14 mile bike/3.1 mile run) and kids duathlon (0.5 mile run/0.8 mile bike/0.5 mile run) on Saturday, 8/24/13 and an olympic distance triathlon (0.9 mile swim/26 mile bike/6.2 mile run) on Sunday, 8/25/13. All events are based at the Ted Williams Camp in Lakeville, MA.

 

Sprint Tri Categories

  • Individual (Open/Elite, Age Group, Athena, Clydesdale, Paratriathlete)
  • Individual: Families, Friends and Beginners (you'll be timed and sent in your own wave together, but will not be eligible for awards)
  • Relay teams (Female, Male and Mixed)

 

Olympic Tri Categories

  • Individual (Open/Elite, Age Group, Athena, Clydesdale, Aquabike)

 

King and Queen of Cranberry Trifest

Athletes up for the challenge are invited to race BOTH the sprint and the olympic distance races. The male and female with the best combined time for these two races will be crowned the King and Queen of Cranberry Trifest 2013 and receive special awards and prizes from our sponsors.

 

Cranberry Kids Duathlon

The Cranberry Kids Duathlon is a run-ride-run event. Kids age 5-14 run approximately 0.5 miles, then ride along offroad trails for about 0.8 miles and then run the same 0.5 mile run course onto the finish. ALL KIDS MUST WEAR A HELMET WHEN ON THEIR BIKE AND BIKES WITH TIRES THAT CAN HANDLE RIDING OVER GRASS, GRAVEL, TREE ROOTS AND ROCKS ARE REQUIRED. The bike course is all off road. This is intended to be a fun event. All participants will receive an overall time, but age group awards will not be distributed.

 

Registration fee protection

As a service to paid registrants in the 2013 Cranberry Trifest, Sun Multisport Events is providing you with the opportunity for registration fee protection -- absolutely free through 365Competitiors, LLC. This service offers you 100% reimbursement of your registration fee and related online processing fee if you get sick or injured and can't race. This service is subject to terms and conditions including submission of a claim form signed by your doctor within 3 days prior to the event. The coverage is applied automatically and effective immediately when you register. However, it's a limited-time offer... to receive this benefit as a registrant in the Olympic race you must register by 12/31/12 and to receive this benefit as a registrant in the Sprint you must register by 3/31/13. Go to http://www.365competitors.com/SprintA/ for important details. Please note the registration fee protection service will NOT be included with your registration if you register after these cut-off dates.

 

Weather Policy

Race management reserves the right to alter or cancel all or part of the race due to inclement weather, acts of God or other unforseen circumstances that threaten the safety of participants or are out of our control. In the event of cancellation a partial credit towards the 2014 Patriot Half would be offered.

Event schedule and times

Friday, 8/23/13:

* 4:00pm-7:00pm: Race packet pick-up at Ted Williams Camp for the Sprint, Olympic and Kid Du

 

Saturday, 8/24/13:

* 5:30am: Transition opens

* 5:30am-7:00am: SPRINT packet pick-up

* 7:30am: SPRINT race start

* 10:30am: KIDS DU packet pickup and registration

* 11:30am: KIDS DU race start

* 1:00pm-5:00pm: OLYMPIC race packet pick-up

 

Sunday, 8/25/13:

* 5:00am: Transition opens

* 5:00am-6:30am OLY packet pick-up

* 7:00am: OLYMPIC Race start

 

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