Patriot Games 2013
Start: Saturday, September 7, 2013
New Britain Township , PA 18914
Registration Closing Date
Saturday, August 31, 2013
Welcome to the 12th Annual Patriot Games Triathlon.
Bring the family for support and put your team to the test in canoeing, running and biking.
100% of the proceeds are going to a charitable cause.
If you are unable to participate, please support the Patriot Games by making a donation at www.active.com. Every penny counts!
Thank you for all your support and we hope to see you on Saturday, September 7th!
3/4 Mile Run, to Transition into Canoe. Canoe 1.5 miles around buoys back to Ramp. Out of water with canoe into Bike transition, Bike 14 miles, around lake twice. Back to Transition and get into running gear and run for 5k to finish line, which is located right before transition area.
Rain or shine:
This event will take place without any refunds.
Getting your team setup:
Please arrive at least 1 hour before start time (no later than 7 AM) to set up your team transition area.
Everyone is Required to use the canoes, oars and life jackets provided by kittat Canoes
We will have the pre-race meeting 7:30 A. M.. Participants will walk to the starting line after pre-race meeting and the race will start at 8:00 Sharp. Upon the sounding of the gun you will follow the marked course for a total distance of 3/4 mile. Once you come to the transition area you will have to go to your team section and put on your life jacket and helmet and then proceed to where the canoes will be positioned. There will be volunteers to assist you.
Helmets and Flotation Devices are required:
Approved helmets that are properly fastened are required for all competitors and to be worn during the bike only. All paddling competitors are required to wear a U. S. Coast Guard-approved personal flotation device while on the water (we will supply them). Cyclists must comply with the requirements for protective head gear (helmets). Noncompliance with the above requirements will be ground for disqualification.Event schedule and times
Time and Location:
7:00 a.m. participants will be required to sign in
8:00 a.m. official start
Sailors Point Entrance
Lake Galena - Peace Valley Park
230 Creek Road
New Britain Township, Pennsylvania
PLEASE NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION
Friday the day before the race from 5-8pm (Location To Be Announced). Saturday, the morning of the event from 6:00-7:30am at Sailor's Point.