FAQ’s

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Do I need a tri-bike for this race?

No any road bike will do

Do I need a helmet?

Yes it is required and must be buckled

Do I need clip on shoes?

No any pedals will be fine

Do I need to wear a tri suit?

You may, but do not have to.  You can wear a swimsuit and just add shorts to your run.

Will the roads be block off to traffic?

Yes there is police and barricades throughout the race.

All the other details!

ROADRUNNER SPORTS – Tempe Marketplace

 Mandatory packet pickup and late registration: Thursday October 5th and Friday October 6th from 4:00pm – 7:00pm

Road Runner Sports 43 South McClintock Drive, Tempe, AZ 85281

* THIS WILL BE THE ONLY PACKET PICKUPS, PACKETS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE FOR PICKUP ON THE DAY OF THE RACE

If you are out of town or have special circumstances, please contact us before race week and arrangements will be made for packet pickup

Each participant will receive a dri-fit shirt.  Race shirts for participants registered after October 5th are subject to availability.

Race Day Info

Transition area opens at 5:45.

Day-of registration 5:45-6:30.

Swim area will open at 6:00.

Swimmers will line up based on anticipated 400m swim time. Triathlon Race starts at 7:00am. One swimmer per 10 seconds – 8 lane 400m serpentine swim.

Helmets are required for Bike course. Must walk bikes within transition area. Aero-bars are allowed. No drafting.

Water station at 1-mile and 2-mile mark of run course.

Refreshments provided at the Finish Line.

Youth Splash ‘n’ Dash begins at 9:00.

5K Run Starts at 8:30.

 

Awards ceremony at 9:30. Medals for top three finishers in each age group, and special prizes for overall top male and female finishers, members of the fastest team, and members of the largest team.

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