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2010 Davis Family YMCA/ SVTC Sprint Triathlon

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ANY Question please email tri@youngstownymca.org
 
 
Date:
        Sunday, May 16TH 2010
 
Time:
         7:30 AM first swim wave start
 
Location:
         Davis Family YMCA
         45 McClurg Rd.
        Youngstown, OH  44512
 
Distance:  
          Swim- 500 yard (pool swim)
 
          Bike- 14.5
 miles
 
          Run- 3.1 miles

Special Concerns:
*Sign up early the race field is limited to the first 154 participants.
 
*There will be NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION.
 
*All participants will be seeded into swim waves based on their estimated 500 yard swim time.
 
*t-shirts are guaranteed to those registered by may 10, 2010
 
 

*******Registering early will help us do our job making the race run As  smoothly as possible. T-shirts are only guaranteed to those registered before May 1st.

TIMING

The race will be "chip timed" by RUNNERS HIGH TIMING SERVICE (results/splits will be posted on www.runhigh.com).

You will be issued a chip for your ankle the day of the race (it stays on for the entire race) according to your swim seeding. You will be responsible for returning the chip immediately following the run (there will be volunteers taking them off your ankle).

Timing mats will be placed on the ground to capture your swim, bike, run and transition times. You only have to cross the mats entering and exiting the Transition Area.

START TIMES

*******all participants race applications must be at the davis ymca by 5pm on thursday may 13, 2010!!!! They will will be seeded and given their swim start time via email, given that their email address was provided.

Start times will also be available on this website by Friday May 14th.

the timing chips will start automatically based upon your given swim start time.  no exceptions!
the colored cap provided in your race bag MUST be worn or you will be disqualified
sunday may 16, 2010 transition closes at 7am sharp, regardless of participants wave start time.  please leave ample time to setup your transition area before 7am.
there is a mandatory pre-race meeting at 7:10 in the food court of the davis ymca

IT IS YOUR JOB TO BE IN YOUR ASSIGNED LANE IN THE CORRECT POOL BY THE ASSIGNED START TIME.

If you are late, your chip starts without you NO EXCEPTIONS!!!!!! You will have to omit the swim , and start on the bike.

BODY MARKING AND RACE BIB NUMBERS

Body marking starts at 6:00 AM.  You must wear your race bib number on your front during the run.

POST RACE

Be certain you have returned your timing chip or you will be charged.

Please be respectful of participants still on the course after you have finished. It is very possible some participants will be finished before others are out of the pool.

Please keep course clear.

Awards will follow as quickly as possible. Keep in mind that although you may have started in the first wave, others in your age group may start an hour or more later.

AWARDS WILL BE PRESENTED TO:

THE OVERALL MALE AND FEMALE WINNERS

1ST, 2ND, AND 3RD IN EACH AGE GROUP

COURSE DETAILS:

SWIM

All entrants will be assigned a lane 1-11 A or B. Lanes will be labeled on the walls in the pool area.

Lanes 1-5 (A+B) will be in the Outdoor Pool.

Lanes 6-11 (A+B) will be in the Indoor Pool.

Swimmers will START 2 per lane and will swim 10 LAPS (500 yd) always remaining in your half of the lane. You will be either A or B.

Lap counters will be utilized.

Swim Starts will begin at predetermined intervals based on projected swim times given on your applications. Final swim seedings and start times will be determined Thursday May 15th and will be available on this website. Please check for your swim time and arrive accordingly.

Swimmers will exit directly onto the sidewalk and head toward the Transition Area.

Bike

All Cyclists will exit the Transition Area according to the map and head out on to the BIKE course.

The BIKE course is 14.5 miles.

USAT rules will apply (www.usatriathlon.org). There will be absolutely NO drafting allowed.

The course will be open to traffic with Police control at intersections.

RUN

The RUN course is 3.1 miles.

It’s out and back . Miles will be clearly marked as well as all turns.

For detailed course, transition area and finish line information, please see our maps.

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