2013 Duathlon at Brunswick Forest
Start: Sunday, May 19, 2013 @ 7:30 AM (EDT)
Leland , NC 28451
Registration Closing Date
Friday, May 17, 2013 @ 1:00 PM (EDT)
5K Run - 16 mile Bike - 2 mile Run Start/Finish is near the Fitness center in beautiful Brunswick Forest. Dressing rooms and indoor bathrooms available on race day. The 5K and 2 mile run legs as well as bike course are flat and fast through some of the many pretty areas of Brunswick Forest. Sreets are open to local traffic only. There will be free beer and good snacks at the post race party courtesy of Brunswick Forest, vendors, and prize drawings in a picturesque setting beside a lake.
Go to www.brunswickforest.com for Directions. Look under the "Location" tab. Brunswick Forest is 5.7 miles south of Historic Downtown Wilmington on Highway 17.
Email email@example.com for event information, course questions or whatever. Also, go to www.5starraceproductions.com or "3-race series" on facebook for information and updates on race activities, or maybe to find a training partner.
Entry fee $60 through April 27th. Late fee is $65. Team entries are $80 and $90 after April 27th. Awards: 1st, 2nd, 3rd M/F Open & Masters, also 3-deep in 5-year age groups. 250 total entrants allowed. Free beer and good snacks after the race with prize drawings and vendors in a party atmosphere. Custom race tech shirts for all entrants.
Packet Pickup Saturday, May 18th
Packet Pickup will be at Trysports from Noon - 1:00 pm. Trysports is located in the Mayfaire Town Center. Go to www.trysports.com for directions. Packet pickup is also at Brunswick Forest in the Fitness Center from 3:30 pm until 5:00 pm on Saturday www.brunswickforest.com
Race Day Packet Pickup
Race Day - pickup your packet at the Fitness Center in Brunswick Forest from 6:15 AM until 7:15 AM
Anytime your hands are on your bike, you must have your helmet on and the chin strap buckled. No Drafting. Drafting will result in a DQ. Stay to the right at all times when not passing another cyclist or runner. Cyclists must obey all traffic laws. All roads are open during the race. General USAT rules will apply. Consult the USAT website for particulars.
NEW BALANCE of Wilmington - American made running shoes; GOLDS GYMS of the CAROLINAS for awesome workouts & Personal Training; TRYSPORTS (trysports.com) Mayfaire Town Center for Newton running shoes, tri and road bikes, great gear and free training sessions; BRUNSWICK FOREST VETERINARY HOSPITAL (www.brunswickforestvet.vetstreet.com) brand new facility providing the best in veterinary care from health checks to the most involved procedures to keep your pet healthy and happy. .
Entry fees for Teams are $80, $90 late fee after March 27st. Team Entries will consist of (2) individuals. One will do both runs, the other will do the cycling leg of the race. Awards will be 2 deep in the Male, Female, and Mixed Team categories. Your race number must be passed from one team member to the other at your assigned bike rack and worn on the FRONT of the body. We recommend bringing a Number Belt for your race number. They will be for sale at packet pickup for $10.
Team Entry Process
Team Captain goes to Active.com registratin page, selects "Relay Team Captain - Create Your Team", fills out the registration info, and pays the fee. The 2nd team member is notified by the Team Captain to register, goes to our registration page on Active.com, clicks on the green "Register Now" button and registers by selecting "Relay Team Member", fills out the required information, and the team is now complete. The team is NOT entered in the race until BOTH team members register for the race.
The race benefits the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Team in Training
Individual and 2-person Team entry categories. Awards go 3-deep Overall, 3-deep in 5-year age groups, and 2-deep awards M/F/Mixed Team Categories.
Carolina Snapshot will be at the race taking pictures of you in action and will make those pics available to you online.
www.brunswickforest.com is located 6 miles south of Wilmington, NC on highway 17. It is a beautiful planned community with all the amenities including a State of the Art Fitness Center where race day Packet Pickup and awards ceremony will be held. There will be free beer at the post race party courtesy of Brunswick Forest as well as good snacks, other hydration beverages, and prize drawings in a picturesque setting beside a small lake with a covered pier.