2011 BEWARE OF BARRACUDA

Sprint Triathlon

Eagle Rock Resort

Hazleton, PA

Sunday August 21st

8:00 a.m.

 

The Hazleton YMCA/YWCA, and Eagle Rock Resort are proud to announce our 5th annual adult sprint distance triathlon.  The swims will be held at the base of the Eagle Rock Resort, on its crystal clear, spring fed Lake Susquehanna. The Bike course will take you out the back entrance of the Eagle Rock Resort on a 17 mile loop, and you will finish with a 3.1 mile run near the lake.

 *Beware of Barracuda triathlon entry fee is $75 for individuals and $100 for teams.  All teams must submit applications at the same time.  For each non-USAT member, a $10 one-day license fee will also apply.  A $10 late fee is also applied for each race application post marked after August 1st.

*Packet pickup on Saturday, August 20th 2011 from 12-4 at the Eagle Rock Beach.   Athlete Check in /packet pickup 6-7:30 a.m. Sunday 21st.   Mass start at 8:00 a.m.

*Registration forms will not be processed until payment is received and waiver is signed.    NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN ONCE RACE APPLICATION IS RECEIVED.

*Pre-Registration closes Wednesday 17th.  We will also accept registrations Saturday during packetpickup 12-4p.m.  There are no registrations taken on Sunday.

*T-shirts are guaranteed to all that are registered prior to Aug 1st.

 

   All proceeds to benefit the Hazleton YMCA/YWCA Barracudas Competitive Swim Team.

RULES & SAFETY:  All races will follow the 2011 USAT regulations.  Our race is USAT sanctioned. all participants must show valid photo I.D. on race day.    Hazleton Y lifeguards, and volunteers will provide safety for this event.  Volunteer kayakers are welcome to serve as auxiliary support and must contact the race director for more information and instructions.

PARKING:  Participants and Spectators will be required to park at the Base Lodge Parking lot for this event.  This is approximately 1/4 mile from Lake Susquehanna Beach.  From Parking lot to beach, turn right out of lot onto Walden Drive, turn left onto Tuscarora drive, and take right onto Beach Road.  Race will start from Beach.

FACILITY:  Eagle Rock Resort is a private gated community.  As guests of the facility we ask all participants to respectfully obey all Eagle Rock posted roadway signs, and any instructions given by Eagle Rock security personnel.  Also, use of the beach facility has been granted to us only till 1:00. At that time we must conclude our race program and award ceremony.

RACE DIRECTOR:  Rob Gould will serve as the race director.  All inquiries should be directed to him at :  robgould@hazletonymcaywca.org, or 570-455-2046 ext 127. 

           750Yard  swim        –   17 Mile Bike       –      3.1 Mile Run

                                         

 
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Proceeds for this event benefit the Hazleton Y barracudas swim team and triathlete team.

HAZY SWIM TEAM | Hazleton YMCA/YWCA

Greater Hazleton Area YMCA & YWCA
75 South Church Street
Hazleton, PA 18201
(570) 455-2046