Online registration available - http://www.racesonline.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=public.race_detail&race_id=7346 Sprint Distances 0.3 mile open water swim, 13 mile bike, 3 mile run = 16.3 Super Sprint Distances 300 yd open water swim, 6.3 mile bike, 1 mile run. Minimum age for this event is 11 years on race day (6/9/13). The younger participants will have the ability to race alongside with older more seasoned athletes. This should provide a level of both competition and mentoring.
Driving directions to Hampton Ponds State Park (1048 North Road, Westfield, MA 01085): The park is located in the south-western part of central Massachusetts. From East or West - Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (Rte I-90) to exit 3, Rte 10/202 North, at traffic light follow Rte 202. State Park is 2 miles ahead on the left. Park in State Park or in the Hampton Ponds Plaza.
Bike Course Map Link with details
Clockwise bicycle course around Hampton Ponds State Park, leaving via the West gate. · West on Old Apremont Way · Right on to Long Pond Rd · Straight through stop sign onto Middle Road · Right turn onto East St (at Bashista's orchard) · Right turn onto County Road and then · Right turn onto Rte 202 – back to State Park Main Entrance (to Long Pond Rd for loop 2)
http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?hl=en&ie=UTF8&msa=0&msid=103595566202804882480.000466171cfc4395ee417&z=13 Out and back on Long Pond/ Pequot Rd for the 1 & 3 mile courses
Registration Pick up at Hampton Ponds State Park from 6:15AM – 7:30AM on June 9, 2013 Categories: Male/ Female 1st, 2nd 3rd for each distance and age groups. T-shirts to all pre-registered athletes and first come, first serve on race day. Goodie bags guaranteed to first 200 registrants. Refreshments, prizes, local vendors Informational Triathlon clinic open to all participants on June 1st at Hampton Ponds State Park. Please check the website for details, wavetriathlon.com