Event Information

 

Date - Sunday, April 22, 2018

Location - Carmel High School

Time - 9:00am

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Event Description

The 13th annual Carmel Sprint Triathlon, hosted by Carmel Swim Club, is the ideal sprint distance triathlon for both beginners and experienced triathletes looking to have fun and tune-up for the season ahead! The atmosphere of this event is youth friendly and provides a great opportunity to introduce kids to the sport of triathlon.

Carmel Swim Club is a USA Swimming Gold Club. All proceeds from the event support the development of youth athletes in this nationally-recognized program.

Course Distances

Swim (Meters)
Bike (Miles)
Run (Miles)
Adult
400
10
3.1
Youth (10-15)
300
3
1
Youth (6-9)
200
3
1

- Youth (age 14+) may compete in the adult race, but must have an adult present with them when registering.

NOTE: all athletes will compete at the age they are/will be as of December 31, 2018. For example, if you are 29 on race day but will turn 30 on or before December 31, 2018; you will compete as a 30 year old.

Youth bikes must have working brakes and all athletes must have helmet on and strapped during bike portion. ALSO - NO drop or areo handlebars are allowed for youth.

Awards

Overall Awards

- Individuals - Top 3 male and female finishers

- Relays - Top 1 male, female, and co-ed

Age Group Awards - Top 3 male and female

- Youth Ranges: 6-7, 8-9, 10-11, 12-13, and 14-15

- Adult Ranges: 14-17, 18-20, 21-24, 25-29, and on in five year increments to 70 & over

- Clydesdale (220 lbs +) - Age 39 and under, and Age 40 and above

- Athena (165 lbs +) - Age 39 and under, and Age 40 and above

SWIM CLINICS

Join us on the following days for a swim workout to help prepare triathletes of ALL levels for the 2018 Carmel Sprint Triathlon. Please go to the website below to register. You will register for EACH day/class individually. Youa re welcome to come to more than one!

January Dates

Sat. Jan. 13, 1pm-2:30pm

Sun. Jan. 21, 10:30am-12pm
February Dates

Sat. Feb. 10, 1pm-2:30pm

Sun. Feb. 25, 10:30am-12pm
March Dates

Sat. Mar. 17, 1pm-2:30pm

Sun. Mar. 25, 10:30am-12pm
April Dates

Sat. Apr. 14, 1pm-2:30pm

Sun. Apr. 15, 10:30am-12pm


COST: $25 per class
Register for swim clinics here

***If you are signed up for the triathlon BEFORE the date of a swim clnic that you would like to attend, the swim clinic is FREE of charge. Just bring a copy of your triathlon registration confirmation from GetMeRegistered.com***

Stroke Instruction for Triathletes of ALL Levels
Instruction is geared to swimmers who would like to learn how to swim a proper front crawl (Freestyle) stroke. This class will offer the chance to work on freestyle drills for improved technique and efficiency. These sessions will focus on general stroke mechanics and proper breathing. The Freestyle stroke practiced during the clinics will help to not only build your endurance for the 400 meter portion of the Carmel Sprint Triathlon, but will allow you to swim a better more effective stroke in years to come!


Race weekend Schedule and Details

Packet Pick Up/Expo & Late Registration
Saturday, April 21, 2018
1:00pm - 4:00pm

All Saturday events are to be held in the Carmel High School Greyhound Station. Please park in adjacent lot on the north side of high school and enter through Door 21.

Note: No bike drop available Saturday.


Raceday

Sunday, April 22, 2018

- Parking on Race Day is in the football stadium parking lot located on the north side of
Smokey Row Blvd. (136th Street) north of the high school.

- Staging for the race is held at Greyhound Station, in Carmel High School.

- Gear Check will also be located inside Greyhound Station, from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm.

---Packet Pick Up---

6:30 am - Transition Areas open

7:15 am- 8:15 am
Participants must be pre-registered. There will be no raceday registration!

---Race start times---

Adult

8:30 am - ADULT Pre-Race Meeting (Mandatory)

9:00 am - ADULT Race Start

Youth

9:45 am - YOUTH Pre-Race Meeting (Mandatory)

10:15 am - YOUTH Race Start

---Awards Ceremony---

12:00 pm (Time may vary)