One lap clock wise.
The sprint bike course is 15.75 miles starting at City Beach. For the first few miles, the course will be closed. Once rider turn north (right) on Ski Slide Road, the course will be open to traffic until riders return to Wisconsin Avenue off of Ski Slide Road. The sprint course is relatively flat with a few rolling hills. At mile 5.5 there is a short (0.1) climb with a 6% grade. At mile 10.4 mother nature gives your climb back to you with a longer 6% down hill stretch. From there it is flat to the finish line.
Out on back along Wisconsin Ave. It doesn't get any flatter than this course!
One lap clock wise. Make sure you turn at the last bouy and not the sprint bouy.
The olympic bike course is 25 miles starting at City Beach. For the first few miles, the course will be closed. Once rider turn north (right) on Ski Slide Road, the course will be open to traffic until riders return to Wisconsin Avenue off of Ski Slide Road. The olympic course has a few more roller than the sprint but most are short. There is one spike at mile 14.5 at 5%.
The first few miles are an out an back with a loop north of Wisconsin Avenue. Very flat and fast course.
All courses are subject to change based on weather, road conditions, municipal permits and lion sightings.
Exit 283 Hwy 67 (Summit Ave) north
Right on S. Main Street
Left on Wisconsin Ave
Please see parking instructions.
Milwaukee 31 miles
Madison 50 miles
Kona 12 hour flight
Friday August 11th
Saturday August 12th
|Packet pickup, transition open, body marking||5:00 am|
|Swim course opens for warm up||6:00 am|
|Swim course closes||6:45 am|
|Transition closes||6:45 am|
|First swim wave start||7:00 am|
|Bike course support ends||10:00|
ATHLETES ONLY - This is a secured area. It will open at 5:45 and close at 6:45. You must vacate the transition area at 6:45 or risk being disqualified. The area is secure and athletes must have their bib and body marking prior to entering the area. The transition area will re-open at TBD. Please enter at the designated areas only.
Headphones are not permitted on the swim or bike course. Headphones are permitted on the run course. Please keep the volume low as runners have sharp elbows.
There is NO parking at the event site. Please note that Wisconsin Ave will be closed from Main street to Ski Slide Road. If you are coming from the west along Hwy 16, take the bypass around town and enter from the east.
The event is not USTA certified but is SCSE fun certified.
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Do you offer discounts?
Sure. Volunteer at another one of our events and you can race for free.
Can I use a flotation device?
Nope unless it is medically necessary. In that case, please contact us to discuss.
Can I have a swim angel?
You betcha but you must let us know first and they must be registered with us.
Can I wear a wetsuit?
We follow USAT rules on wetsuits for safety.
What is the average water temperature?
No idea but it is August in Wisconsin so expect it to be refreshingly warm.
Can I pickup a packet for another athlete?
What are the wave assignments?
They will be posted once registration closes
Where do I put my bike and run stuff?
In the transition area and the bike racks will be labeled with your bib number.
Are there assigned transition racks?