go GIrl triathlon - Event Info

Join hundreds of women* in the 9th annual Go Girl Triathlon on August 26th at Eagle Creek Park!

Don't delay, register now - field is limited to first 500 individuals and 50 teams. This inspiring event benefits the Julian Center.



*Must be at least 14 years of age to compete, per USAT rules

 

Details

When - Saturday, August 26
Time - 8:00AM
Where - Eagle Creek State Park - 7840 W 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN
Packet Pick-Up - Click here

Event Options

Sprint Distance - 500 meter swim, 10 mile bike, 3 mile run
Duathlon - 2 mile run, 10 mile bike, 3 mile run
Triathlon/Duathlon Relay - 2 to 3 person team (1 person swim/runs, 1 person bikes, 1 person runs)

PRE-RACE INSTRUCTIONS

Whether this is your 1st or 101st triathlon, please review our pre-race instructions HERE!

PARTICIPANT SHIRTS

All participants will receive a fitted, Tech-style tee!

Finishers in the triathlon and duathlon will also receive this amazing finisher medal!

 

OVERALL, AGE-GROUP AND DIVISION AWARDS


The Award Ceremony will take place immediately following the event.


Overall Awards

- Triathlon Individuals - Top 3 overall female finishers

- Duathlon Individuals - First overall female finisher

Age Group Awards

- Triathlon - Top 3 female finishers

- Duathlon - First female finishers

- Age Groups: 14-17, 18-20, 21-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60- 64, 65-69, and 70+.

Fat Tire & Athena Awards - Top 3 females

- Athena (165 lbs+) - Age 39 and under

- Atheta (165 lbs+) - Age 40 and over

Team Awards- Top 3 in each division

- Top 3 triathlon teams

- Top 3 duathlon teams

Divisions

Athena

You must be a 165+ pound female to qualify for the Athena Division. Competing in this division will make you ineligible for age group awards.

Fat Tire

In order to qualify for the Fat Tire division, you must have a mountain bike with a minimum of 1.5 inch tires and upright handle bars. Competing in Fat Tire will make you ineligible for age group awards.

Raceday Refueling

There will be two (2) water and Gatorade stations located on the course. The first will be located at the run exit of the transition area and the second will be at the half way point of the run course. Additional refreshments and snacks will be provided at the finish line.

Bike Tech Support

Endurance House will provide race day tech support for participants.

 

Timing/Scoring

The event will be timed using the IPICO multi-sport timing tag system. Each participant will be given an orange or black timing tag that will need to be secured properly to the provided ankle strap. The ankle strap, with the timing tag attached, MUST be worn around your ankle during the duration of the event. If you are a participant on a relay team, the timing tag and ankle strap will serve as your relay "baton" and will be passed to each team participant as they finish their portion of the event.

PARKING

If you register by the Thursday, August 24, you may download a parking pass for free entry into the park. If you register at Packet Pick-Up or on Race Day, you will be required to pay a $6.00 entrance fee into the park.

Participant Parking Pass


Volunteer Parking Pass

Results

Results will be posted under the Results tab above after the event.

Free Bike Check-Up

To help you prepare for the big event, bring you bicycle in for a FREE Check Up at any Bicycle Garage Indy location!

Bicycle Garage Indy Bicycle Check Up ($45 value) includes:
* Shifting adjustments
* Brake adjustments
* Air up tires
* Check all nuts & bolts for correct torque
* Check tires for wear
* Test ride/safety check

Coupon is good for bicycle Check Up on One (1) bicycle at any Bicycle Garage Indy location and expires on 8/8/2017.

Details at www.bgindy.com/for/gogirl


INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING?

Not sure you are ready for a triathlon? Come out and volunteer! Volunteering is a great way to get involved, have fun, and learn all about the sports of triathlon and duathlon.

If you are interested in volunteering, please fill out and submit our Volunteer Form. Our events would not be a success without our dedicated and helpful volunteers!

 

MEDICAL




USAT SANCTIONED

These events are sanctioned by the USA Triathlon. All USAT rules will be enforced. Please visit https://www.teamusa.org/usa-triathlon for information on rules and regulations as well as information for those interested in obtaining a USA Triathlon License. The event is limited to ages 14 and above.