GTN is a sprint distance triathlon in beautiful Mt. Gretna, PA. The event offers a fun and inviting atmosphere for all triathletes, from the greenest beginners to seasoned veterans, and even professionals.
Individual Category specifics -Athena (female 150+ lbs), Clydesdale (male 200+ lbs), Age Group, Elite (Females 1:35 and Males 1:35 to finish triathlon) Divisions, new Beginner category (participated in 3 or less triathlons)
Team Category specifics - Male, Female, Co-ed Divisions
IM ABLE Indiviudal/Team Registration
Individual category specifics - N/A; all one division regardless of participant age
Team category specifics - IM ABLE teams are NOT divided into M / F / CoEd Divisions
Event Start Time: 8:15 EST
All registrations are final; no refunds.
Transfers need to be in by May 1, 2012. ABSOLUTELY NO TRANSFERS AFTER MAY 1, 2012. There will be a $30 transfer fee for anyone transferring into the race. Transfers will be given the race shirt ordered by original participant
Registration will close May 1st or when the limit max limit for all categories has been reached. All fees go up $20 after Jan 1st so, don';t wait, move fast and register today! There will be a $30 transfer fee for anyone changing registrations.
Can be performed individually or as a 3-person relay team.
* Swim portion will be 500 yards completed in the Mt. Gretna Lake, with temp';s averaging in the high 60';s. Course will be an inverted triangle
* Biking will follow a 16-mile road loop through the scenic back roads of Lebanon County. (helmets required)
* 5K Run will be performed on the Lebanon County Rail Trail
Directions from PA Turnpike (Philadelphia & Pitt.):
Take PA turnpike to exit 20 (Lancaster/Lebanon). Turn left onto Rt. 72 North. Proceed 2 miles to Mt. Gretna/Rt 117 Exit. Descend ramp to stop sign & turn left onto Rt. 117 North. Proceed 2.4 miles to Gretna Country Deli ("Lake" sign on side of building), follow lake signs, turn right onto Timber Rd, bear left onto Lakeview Dr, bear 1st left into parking lot at Mt. Gretna Lake.
Directions from Washington & Baltimore:
Rt 83 North to PA Turnpike East and follow directions above
Directions from New York City & New Jersey:
Rt 78 West to 81 South. Take 1st Exit Rt 934 South (Ft Indiantown Gap/Annville). Follow 934 South to Rt 322 East. Turn left onto Rt 322 and proceed to 1st traffic light (approx. .8 miles). Turn right onto Butler Rd. proceed on Butler Rd to "T" at Rt 117 & make right onto Rt. 117. Proceed .3 miles to Mt Gretna Country Deli ("Lake" sign on side of building), follow lake signs, turn right onto Timber Rd, bear left onto Lakeview Dr, bear 1st left into parking lot at Mt. Gretna Lake.