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Tarpon Springs Rotary Sprint Triathlon and Duathlon 2017 (Both Are USAT Sanctioned Events)

Saturday, September 9, 2017
Fred Howard Park Tarpon Springs, FL 1700 Sunset Drive Tarpon SpringsFL  33755
Saturday, September 9, 2017
Fred Howard Park Tarpon Springs, FL 1700 Sunset Drive Tarpon SpringsFL  33755
Triathlon-Sprint Individual Participant - Individual Age group/open
$75.00
Triathlon Relay Team Participant (Each member of the team, either 2 or 3, register here on your own and choose relay later in the online registration process - Individual Age group/open
$55.00
Duathlon-2KRun/10 Mile Bike/5KRun - Individual Age group/open
$50.00

About This Activity

For 3 decades the Tarpon Springs Rotary Sprint Triathlon has been one of the most well organized and volunteer supported triathlon and duathlon run by a professional group of race organizers. This sprint distance race is a favorite for first timers all the way to those who come back every year to grow their collection of Tarpon Tri awesome finisher's medals. The race is a fundraiser which has provided hundreds of thousands of dollars to the youth of Tarpon Springs through scholarsips and leadership programs by Rotarians who work hard to serve you in service above self.   The Tarpon Tri takes place on beautiful Fred Howard Park Beach and the island only hold 600 cars so that is our sell out number! We encourage you to take advantage of the early registration discounts as the race both fills and sells out quickly. We do keep a waiting list after we reach 600 registrants so if you find that registration is closed please immediately email XanaduRaceManagement@gmail.com so that we can add you to the wait list then invite you to register as cancellations come in prior to race week. For specific questions you can text Suzanne at 727-CAN-RACE or visit the race website at www.TarponSpringsTriathlon.com  

Event details and schedule

The race begins with a quarter mile swim at 7:30 a.m.  The bike portion of the race (11 miles) is scenic taking you across Fred Howard Causeway and into historic Tarpon Springs. Our bike course is one of our favorite ways to showcase our beautiful town. The run ends inside Fred Howard Park with a 5K that takes you back to the finish line right next to transition area. Then the fun begins and it has made this race famous...the post race party food is out of this world and unique to any race you have ever attended. Rotarians bake dozens of homemade cookies and gather food from some of the best Greek restaurants in the world as Tarpon Springs is the hub for one of the most cultural Greek communities. From wraps, to spanikopita, to baklava, we will satisfy your appetite as you cross the finish line.  Wash it all down with an ice cold beer at our Michelob Ultra post race extravaganza.  Awards are presented 5 deep in standard age groups and the give away's are abundant.    There is a good reason this race has existed since triathlon was established over 30 years ago and once you attend this year's Tarpon Triathlon you will clearly see why it has achieved national recognition! We will see you Saturday, September 10, 2016!

 

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Map & Direction

Fred Howard Park Tarpon Springs, FL 1700 Sunset Drive Tarpon SpringsFL  33755
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