The 28th annual combination adult/kids swim-bike-run event will be held at the beautiful Blue Springs Recreation Park, 5461 Blue Springs Road in Marianna, Florida on Thursday, July 4th, 2013, beginning with the adult swim at 7:00am CST. *Kids race begins at 8:45am. Packet pick-up begins at 5am at the Park on the day of the race. Note: Adult Race will be capped at 250 participants.
**** Entry form(s) and check accepted via hard mail (found on www.trifind.com), or you can register at Active.com.**** Registration through Active.com will be through July 1st. Registration by hard mail will be through June 20th. In order to be guaranteed a T-shirt, you MUST register by June 20th. Adult Race will be capped at 250 participants.**** Triathlete participants must present a copy of the confirmation email (if registering on Active.com) at front gate for free entry into the park. Family, friends, & other spectators will be charged an entry fee of $2 per person.**** Adult Distances - 1/4 mile swim, 10 mile bike, 5K run. Kids Distances - 100 yard swim, 3 mile bike, 1 mile run.**** Awards and fees as follows: Adult race - $50. 3 deep overall male & female, 3 deep age groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34,35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+ **** Kids race - $20. 3 deep overall boy & girl, 3 deep age groups: 6 & younger, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12.NOTE: Younger adults (13+) can choose to participate in the kids race, but will not be eligible for any awards. **** Adult Relay- $105. (no kids relay available),1st all male, 1st all female, 1st mixed**** Specialty awards - 1st overall male & female in the following categories: Master (40-49), Grand Master (50-59), Great Grand Master (60+), Fat Tire and Local (Jackson County only)**** Awards ceremony will begin at approximately 10:15 am CST. TROPHIES MUST BE COLLECTED AT AWARDS CEREMONY.**** Answers to FAQ's:- Timing chips will be used for this race. Race organizers will also mark each participant with their race #. Each participant is responsible for visibility of race # on body at finish chute.- Approved helmets required for bike portion of race.- Water furnished at run turn around and finish chute area. It is recommended that you furnish yourself with plenty of fluids for bike portion of race. - Wetsuits allowed.- Swim caps will NOT be provided.**** Overnight accommodations - Arrowhead Campsites 850-482-5583 Microtel Inn & Suites 850-526-5005**** FST Event Directors - Jeremy Edwards, Joseph Edwards, and Tirzah Conrad - firstname.lastname@example.org