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ANTHEM SPRINT TRIATHLON

August 26, 2023 @ 6:30 am

This reverse order sprint triathlon will kick-off your fall season with a bang! The Anthem Sprint Triathlon is held in a great location and on a fantastic course. Consisting of a 5km run, a fast 20km bike course and a 400m swim to the finish, The Anthem Sprint Triathlon is a great way to start your fall racing season.

DISTANCES
ADULT TRIATHLON & RELAY
Run 3.1 miles
Bike 20km
Swim 400m pool swim

KIDS
Run 1/2 mile
Bike 4.5 miles
Swim 200m pool swim

COST
ADULT TRIATHLON
$85 prior to 11:59 p.m. June 15
$95 prior to 11:59 p.m. July 15
$105 prior to 11:59 p.m. August 13
$115 until 6pm August 25

KIDS TRIATHLON (5 years – 15 years)
$55 prior to 11:59 p.m. June 15
$65 prior to 11:59 p.m. June 15
$75 prior to 11:59 p.m. August 13
$85 until 6pm August 25

RELAY (either 2 or 3 athletes)
$125 prior to 11:59 p.m. June 15
$150 prior to 11:59 p.m. June 15
$175 prior to 11:59 p.m. August 13
$200 until 6pm August 25

RACER AMENITIES
Race commemorative item
Post-race refreshments
Finisher medals for all participants
Awards for top 3 per category

SCHEDULE
SATURDAY AUGUST 26
5:00 a.m. Packet pick up and late registration at The Anthem Community Center. Transition area open.
6:15 a.m. Athlete briefing
6:30 a.m. Kid’s Triathlon starts
7:00 a.m. Men, women and relays rolling start (self seed fastest to slowest)
7:15 a.m. Youth triathlon awards (top 3 overall boys and girls)
9:00 a.m. Awards

SITE MAP

ADULT COURSE
RUN – 5km
The run course utilizes the paved Anthem Trail System and sidewalks.
Starting from the west side of the transition area.
Across the bridge
South on trail crossing Whitman then Memorial to Gavillan Peak (MCSO Deputies will be at road crossing)
Continue south on Gavillan Peak to turnaround
North on Gavillan Peak to Anthem Way
Anthem Way east to Community Center and transition

BIKE – 20km (three loops)
HELMETS ARE REQUIRED ON THE BIKE ROUTE
There will be a designated lane separating bike traffic from vehicular traffic around the entire course.
Exit the Community Center on Freedom Way
North on Freedom Way to Anthem Way
East on Anthem Way to Daisy Mountain
South on Daisy Mountain to Dedication
North on Dedication to Memorial
West on Memorial to Freedom
North on Freedom to lap or transition

SWIM (2 cycles)
Enter the pool feet first. No diving! Up lane 1, under the lane lines, down lane 2, under the lane lines, up lane 3, etc. On completing the 8 lanes in the pool you will have done 200 yds and will need to return to the swim start for a second loop. In past years there has been crowding in the pool. This system will allow for overtaking and have one way swim traffic in each lane.

KID’S COURSE
RUN – 1/2 Mile
Consisting of a loop around the Anthem soccer fields.

BIKE – 4.5 miles (one loop)
HELMETS ARE REQUIRED ON THE BIKE ROUTE
There will be a designated lane separating bike traffic from vehicular traffic around the entire course.
Exit the Community Center on Freedom Way
North on Freedom Way to Anthem Way
East on Anthem Way to Daisy Mountain
South on Daisy Mountain to Dedication
North on Dedication to Memorial
West on Memorial to Freedom
North on Freedom to lap or transition

SWIM – 200m
Enter the pool feet first. No diving! Up lane 1, under the lane lines, down lane 2, under the lane lines, up lane 3, etc.

We welcome parents/guardians to accompany their children on the course. If you choose to ride with your child you will need a helmet too.

AWARDS
Top 5 boys and girls in the kid’s triathlon.

Overall awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers. Age group awards will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in the adult distance per the following age groups:
10-14
15-19
20-24
25-29
30-34
35-39
40-44
45-49
50-54
55-59
60-64
65-69
70-74
75-79
80+
Awards will also be given to the top three finishers in the following categories:
Clydesdales (Men 220 +lbs)
Athenas (Women 165+ lbs)
Relay

TIMING
The Anthem Sprint Triathlon is timed using equipment by RFID Timing Systems. All participants need to wear a timing chip around their ankle with the Velcro strap provided. The chips are reusable and need to be returned after the event.

VOLUNTEERS
If you are interested in volunteering for this or any other event please contact volunteer@4peaksracing.com

SPONSORSHIP
For information on sponsorship and having a booth at this event please contact sponsorship@4peaksracing.com

Details

Date:
August 26, 2023
Time:
6:30 am
Event Categories:
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Venue

Anthem Community Center
41130 N Freedom Way
Anthem, AZ 85086 United States
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