Preparing for the Race

Triathlons, with three sports and  two transitions, have a lot of logistics. Review all the information here that you need to nail down the details and rock it on race day.

Transferring my Chip and Bib

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Can I give my timing chip and number to a friend? Race numbers and chips are non-transferable. Transferring your number and/or chip to another participant and/or receiving a transferred number…

     

Safety First

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Safety FIRST! Helmets – on your heads, please! If the wheels of your bike are moving and you are straddling your bike, sitting “lady-like” on the top tube or sitting…

     

Transition Area 2

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Transition Area 2 (T2) This is your transition from the bike to the run. Yippee! T2 is getting closer to the finish! T2 is located off of Arctic Valley Road…

     

Seeded Racers

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SEEDED RACERS: The previous year’s top 50 finishers will be eligible to be seeded in this year’s race. Any seeded spots not accepted by the previous year’s top 50 finishers…

     

Bike Stands

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BIKE STANDS – everyone must have a bike stand (and please make sure they are sturdy!)  Make sure you have a well-built, solid bike stand to keep your bike upright…

     

Timing Chip

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What’s this chip everyone is talking about? At bib pick up, you will receive a timing chip. Do not trade or use anyone else’s chip. Each chip has a unique…

     

Bike pick-up after the race

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BIKE PICK-UP AFTER THE RACE After you hand over your bike at T2, it will be placed ever so gently into the back of a FedEx truck for transport back…

     

Mandatory Bike Drop-off

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Mandatory Bike Drop-Off Date and details to be updated when 2020 GNT race plan is confirmed. Visit the COVID-19 Race Updates page for more information Saturday, TBD       1:00…

     

Gear Drop

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GEAR DROP   Date and details to be updated when 2020 GNT race plan is confirmed. Visit the COVID-19 Race Updates page for more information   There are TWO (2)…

     

Water, Restrooms, Medical Aid

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WATER, RESTROOMS, MEDICAL AID WATER STATIONS  There are water stations at the following locations along the course: Bike turn-around at mile 6 T2 (bike-to-run transition) Near miles 1 and 2.8 of…