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Topeka Tinman Triathlon

June 16, 2018 - June 17, 2018

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Distance: Swim � Mile, Bike 10 Miles, Run 3.1 Miles

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Race Date:Saturday, June 16, 2018
Location:LAKE SHAWNEE
Address:TINMAN LANE
City/State/Zip:TOPEKA, Kansas 66605
Country:USA

Registration Website: 
Race Websitehttp://www.legendendurance.com…
EVENT DISTANCES:
• SHORT COURSE TRIATHLON = 400-METER SWIM – 13-MILE BIKE – 3.1-MILE RUN COURSE INFO:BIKE:  ATHLETES WILL BE CHALLENGED BY THE ROLLING TERRAIN OF SOUTHEASTERN SHAWNEE COUNTY.  ATHLETES CAN EXPECT BEAUTIFUL COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS AND A TAILWIND ON THEIR WAY BACK INTO TRANSITION.  NO AID STATIONS ARE PROVIDED ON THE BIKE COURSE.  PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY. AWARD INFORMATION

AWARDS WILL BE PRESENTED TO THE TOP OVERALL MALE & TOP OVERALL FEMALE CHAMPIONS IN BOTH RACES
AWARDS WILL BE PRESENTED TO THE TOP THREE MALES AND TOP THREE FEMALES IN EACH AGE GROUP IN ALL RACES.
ALL RACES WILL RECEIVE FINISHER MEDALS!

 

FREE POST-RACE BEER PROVIDED
PROFESSIONAL RACE ANNOUNCER  
POST RACE FOOD!
TOPEKA TINMAN RACE SHIRT AND CUSTOM AWARDS

 MALE & FEMALE AGE GROUPS: 5-YEAR INCREMENTS:*SPECIFIC RACE DIRECTOR PERMISSION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL ENTRANTS UNDER 15 YEARS OLD. (ONLY ALLOWED IN THE SPRINT RACE)PARKING TRANSPONDERS ARE NON-TRANSFERABLE! BE CAREFUL NOT TO SWITCH YOUR TIMING CHIP WITH OTHER PARTICIPANTS. THE TIMING CHIP MUST BE WORN ON YOUR ANKLE AT ALL TIMES OR YOU WILL NOT BE SCORED IN THE EVENT. IF YOU WEAR IT ON YOUR WRIST, ON YOUR BIKE, IN YOUR POCKET, ETC., YOU WILL NOT BE SCORED. YOUR TIMING CHIP WILL BE REMOVED BY VOLUNTEERS ONCE YOU HAVE CROSSED THE FINISH LINE. BE SURE YOUR CHIP IS TURNED IN AT THAT TIME OR AT SOME POINT BEFORE YOU LEAVE THE RACE. FAILURE TO RETURN A CHIP WILL RESULT IN A $125 REPLACEMENT FEE CHARGE.REFUND POLICYREFUNDS WILL NOT BE ISSUED AFTER A REGISTRATION HAS TAKEN PLACE. CONSIDERABLE EFFORT GOES INTO PRODUCING AN EVENT SUCH AS A TRIATHLON AND FUNDS ARE EXPENDED AND APPLIED IN GOOD FAITH BASED ON A REGISTRATION. IN THE EVENT OF INCLEMENT WEATHER, THE EVENT WILL BE POSTPONED AS LONG AS POSSIBLE IN HOPES THE INCLEMENT WEATHER WILL PASS. NO REFUNDS OR TRANSFERS WILL BE ISSUED IF THE EVENT IS CANCELED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER.EVENT SANCTIONINGEACH PARTICIPANT WILL NEED TO EITHER BE AN ANNUAL USAT MEMBER ($50) OR PURCHASE A SINGLE-EVENT MEMBERSHIP ($15) PRIOR TO THE RACE. YOU MAY DO SO ON-LINE OR AT THE RACE SITE.VOLUNTEERDO YOU WISH TO RAISE MONEY AND AWARENESS FOR A TEAM OR CAUSE?

USE THE FORM BELOW TO CONTACT US AT LEGENDTRIATHLON@GMAIL.COM
DO YOU WISH TO JOIN OUR TEAM?
 
THE 2018 TOPEKA TINMAN TRIATHLON IS SANCTIONED WITH USA TRIATHLON. USA TRIATHLON COMPETITION RULES WILL APPLY. THE COMPLETE LIST OF RULES CAN BE FOUND AT THE OFFICIAL USAT WEBSITE.
 
WEATHER POLICY
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO CHANGE YOUR REGISTRATION FROM ONE DISTANCE TO ANOTHER, YOU WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE DIFFERENCE IN PRICE AT THE TIME OF THE CHANGE. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO CHANGE YOUR REGISTRATION FROM THE INTERNATIONAL DISTANCE TO THE SPRINT DISTANCE, YOU WILL NOT BE REFUNDED THE DIFFERENCE IN PRICE.
DUE TO THE NUMBER OF RACE TRANSFER REQUESTS AND CANCELLATIONS THAT OCCUR IN THE WEEKS PRIOR TO A RACE WE HAVE ADOPTED THE FOLLOWING POLICY THAT IS IN ACCORDANCE WITH USAT POLICY.
 
RULES & TIMING
PLEASE FOLLOW PARKING ATTENDANTS ON RACE MORNING AND ONLY PARK IN DESIGNATED AREAS.
 
15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+
RACE CATEGORIES
EVENT HIGHLIGHTS
RUN:  ATHLETES WILL RUN COUNTERCLOCKWISE AROUND THE LAKE ON THE PAVED RUNNING PATH.  AID STATIONS WILL BE LOCATED EVERY MILE ALONG EACH OF THE COURSES.    THE RUN COURSE IS MODERATELY FLAT WITH SOME SLIGHT CLIMBS GIVING BEAUTIFUL VIEWS OF LAKE SHAWNEE.  
SWIM:  ATHLETES WILL ENTER FROM THE BEACH AND WILL FOLLOW A COUNTER CLOCKWISE PATTERN FOR THE SWIM COURSE KEEPING THE BUOYS ON THEIR LEFT.  SWIMMERS IN THE TINMAN LONG COURSE RACE WILL SWIM 1000 METERS. SHORT COURSE ATHLETES WILL COMPLETE A 400 METERS COURSE.  
Event details and schedule
• LONG COURSE TRIATHLON = 1000-METER SWIM – 19-MILE BIKE – 7-MILE RUN

Course Information:

SWIM:  Athletes will enter from the Beach and will follow a counter clockwise pattern for the swim course keeping the buoys on their left.  Swimmers in the TINMAN LONG COURSE race will swim 1000 meters. Short Course athletes will complete a 400 meters course.
BIKE:  Athletes will be challenged by the rolling terrain of Southeastern Shawnee County.  Athletes can expect beautiful countryside views and a tailwind on their way back into transition.  No aid stations are provided on the bike course.  Please plan accordingly.
RUN:  Athletes will run counterclockwise around the lake on the paved running path.  Aid stations will be located every mile along each of the courses.    The run course is moderately flat with some slight climbs giving beautiful views of Lake Shawnee.

Other Info:
2018 race registration is open • Registration Information

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Start:
June 16, 2018
End:
June 17, 2018
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