The Spring Sprint Triathlon is Utah's premier pre-season race. What better place to kick off the 2013 Triathlon season than at 2 world-class venues! Begin with a 'swim-first' 400 meter pool swim in the Olympic pool at Kearns Oquirrh Park Fitness Center (KOPFC), add a challenging bike course with hills and flats, and end with an exciting run course with a one-of-a-kind finish on the indoor track of the Utah Olympic Oval. Oh...and did we mention that this is one of the most spectator-friendly races around!
Date: May 11, 2013
Location: Kearns, Ut
The Kearns Oquirrh Park Fitness Center
and The Utah Olympic Oval
Swim: 375 Meter Pool Swim
Relay Teams Welcome!
Cost: $39 per person
Price Increases $5 on May 1
Online registration is closed. You can register at packet pickup
SWIM (400 Meters)
BIKE COURSE (20K Sprint)
Athletes head West on 5400 South. Athletes proceed to U-111 (Baccus Hwy) where they head North. Make a right turn (East) on 4100 South. Right turn onto 6400 West athletes will then stay on 6400 West (at the fork stay right on 6400 West) until back to 5400 South. Athletes take a left-hand turn onto 5400 South and head East.
The run course begins as athletes exit the transiton area. Athletes will follow the cones through the open fields until arriving on Stoney Park Dr. Continue on Stoney Park Dr turining right onto Sunflower way. Athletes will then turn right onto Ridge Flower WAy and will merge onto Stone Bluff WAy. Athletes will then turn right onto Vista Ridge WAy and then left on Eastview Dr. Athletes will ten turn right on 5470 S, right on 5540 S and right on Honeysuckle Way. Athletes will then follow the cones through the open field and will finish the race indorrs on the track of the Utah Olympic Oval.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
May 10, 2013
Packet Pickup Location: Kearns Oquirrh Park Fitness Center front lobby
7pm - 9pm
Saturday May 11, 2013
6:00 - 7:30 AM
Timing chip pickup and body marking at Kearns Oquirrh Park Fitness Center (Location: near transition area)
6:00 - Transition area opens
Pre-Race Meeting (Poolside)
Swim starts in waves at 5-15 second intervals
Awards Ceremony and Prizes
May 10, 2013
Packet Pickup at Kearns Oquirrh Park Fitness Center front lobby
May 11, 2013
The packet pickup will take place at the Kearns Oquirrh Park Fitness Center on the morning of race day. Location: near transition area.
Standard USA Triathlon rules apply for packet pickup. All athletes must have a photo ID presented at registration. You will not be allowed to pick up your packet without a photo ID. USA Triathlon members must present your current USAT membership card at the time of packet pickup. Failure to bring your card will result in a single day $12 membership fee. Anyone racing who is not a USAT member will be required to pay the $12 single day membership fee. No exceptions. In order to ensure compliance with USAT rules and regulations, you may not pick up a packet or timing chip for another person. Packets will include a swim cap, bike number, bib number, course maps, t-shirt and other products from the race sponsors.
Body Marking and Timing chip Pickup
Body marking and timing chip pickup will take place on May 11 2012 at RunGr8 in Riverton. You may also come between 6:00am and 7:30am on race day to the KOPFC to pick up packets and be issued your timing chip. Body marking will also take place at the white tent near the transition area. Athletes will then be able to set up their equipment at the transition area.
DIRECTIONS TO KEARNS OQUIRRH PARK FITNESS CENTER
From Salt Lake: Take I-15 South to exit 300 and merge onto 5300 South heading west. Follow 5300 South as it turns into 5400 South. Turn left on 4800 W (Cougar LN) and follow until entering the Oquiirh Park Fitness Center on your right.
From Utah Valley: Take I-15 North to Bangerter Highway. Merge left onto Bangerter and follow northbound until reaching 6200 South. Turn left (westbound) on 6200 South and follow until reaching 4800 W. Turn north on 4800 W (Cougar Ln) and follow until reaching the south KOPFC parking lot. There is no parking in the north KOPFC lot.
CANCELLATION, REFUND AND INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICY
Once registration has been completed you will not be able to cancel or transfer your registration for any reason. The race directors and/or USAT Official reserve the right to modify or cancel any or all portions of the triathlon if weather conditions are deemed to be unsafe. In addition, portions of the race may be cancelled or altered if water quality level, bike course safety and run conditions are deemed to be in any way unsafe on race day. In the event of cancellation or race course alteration, the race director and US Trisports will not be able to provide refunds.
US Trisports races are all sanctioned through USA Triathlon and a USAT Certified Referee will be onsite for every US Trisports race to ensure that all USAT rules and regulations are followed. Be sure to familiarize yourself with all the rules before racing.