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East Cobb Sprint & Super Sprint Triathlon

Saturday, August 9, 2014 @ 7:30 AM (EDT)
Mountain View Aquatics Center 2650 Gordy Parkway MariettaGA  30066
Saturday, August 9, 2014 @ 7:30 AM (EDT)
Mountain View Aquatics Center 2650 Gordy Parkway MariettaGA  30066

About This Activity

Great opportunity to try out Triathlon. For Adults this Super Sprint event will consist of a 250 yard pool swim (1 swimmer starts every 30 sec); just over a 7 mile bike through East Cobb county that is mostly flat, and great for beginners, and a 2.25 mile run on the sidewalks in the surrounding neighborhoods.

New for 2014

We've added loads of new gear for the summer, the biggest of which is CHIP TIMING & LIVE RESULTS! We've also added several new team members, one of which is dedicated to acquiring volunteers. We super excited about the triathlons this year, and can wait to see everyone. We've also redesigned the transition & finish line areas...in preparation of 500+ participants.

Summer Triathlon Series

The East Cobb race is event #4 (of 5) in the summer series. See www.fivestarntp.com for more information on the race series, and additional events.

T-shirts

All participants registered by Aug. 2 are guaranteed a great race shirt in their size. Women can also order a Women's Cut. Anyone registering on race day will receive a unisex shirt while supplies last.

Late & Day of registrations

Late registration is considered any registration after Aug. 2th. We will have extras, but T-shirts will not be guaranteed on race day for anyone registering after Aug. 2nd. Day of registration starts at 6:30 am.

Event Schedule

6:00 am...Transition Opens & race day check in; 7:30 am...Wave #1 Adult swim starts; 10:30 am...12 & 13 year old swim start; 10:45 am...10 & 11 year old swim start; 11:15 am...8 & 9 year old swim start; 11:45 am...6 & 7 year old swim start; 12:15 pm...5 & under swim start

Kids Race

After all the adults have finished their race the kids will start their event. The adults do they're bike on the road, but the Kids Race will be completely on the park grounds. Visit the Fivestarntp.com page for complete information on either race.

Course

The swim will be done in the Mountain View Aquatics Center Pool; The bike leg will be done on the partially closed roads through East Cobb County (totally closed for the kids); and the run will be done on the sidewalks in the surrounding areas.

Estimated Swim Time

Athletes will be placed for the swim start based on their estimated swim time. This will allow the faster swimmers to go first, and keep them from catching the slower swimmers. Please do your best to have an accurate time.

Five Star Turkey Trot Qualifier

All participants registered for the 5K or Fun Run will qualify for FREE entry into the Five Star Turkey Trot held on Thanksgiving Day. See race website for details.

All pre-registered participants are guaranteed a race t-shirt and some goodies. All race finishers receive a finishers award, as well as adult male and female overall and all the regular 5 year age groups. Great festive atmosphere for the entire family. Kids receive male and female top 3 awards in the age group in which they raced.

Fees

$45 - $55

Additional Date Information
Transition opens at 6:00 am

Organizer Info

Map & Direction

Saturday, August 9, 2014 @ 7:30 AM (EDT)
Mountain View Aquatics Center 2650 Gordy Parkway MariettaGA  30066
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