CACTUS MAN TRIATHLON
Presented by Moxie Multisport

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CACTUS MAN TRIATHLON
Presented by Moxie Multisport

Please take some time to read the Cactus Man Athlete Guide. This race has a lot of detail and it is important that you familiarize yourself with our registration process, the race site, event flow, courses and our Coved safety protocols.

SAFETY DETAILS
1. In order to keep the number of people onsite to those that need to be there, we respectfully request NO SPECTATORS. We will have photographers on course, and at the finish to capture your race day.
2. FACE MASKS MUST BE WORN BY ALL ATTENDEES AT ALL TIMES. A disposable mask will be in your
race packet and should be worn to the start line. You may remove your mask and place it in the trash
can at the start line right before you are directed to enter the water. Face masks will be available at the
finish line and should be put on immediately.
3. Please adhere to social distancing guidelines at all times
4. Hand sanitizer stations throughout venue
5. Results will be posted online at the conclusion of the event
6. Upon finishing, please remove your own timing chip and place it in the buckets of bleach. Masks will also be available at the finish line and should be put on as soon as possible after finishing. After you are done please gather your belongings and proceed to your vehicle. Have a safe drive home and thanks for racing with us

4 Peaks Racing is working closely with the City of Tempe as we continue planning for the Cactus Man 2021. We are greatly encouraged by the sharp decrease in COVID-19 numbers and keep a very close eye on city, county, and state metrics.

Specific details will be coming soon regarding our mitigation strategies for COVID-19, site layout, and race courses.

We very much look forward to seeing you all on race day!!

EVENT SPONSORS


Moxie Multisport


Ice Running
Triumph Physical Therapy

Wanted for displays of speed and athleticism, Cactus Man is coming back to Tempe! Bringing you the familiarity of Tempe Town Lake with both Sprint and Olympic distances for individual and relay competitors. See you at the fourth annual Cactus Man!

VOLUNTEERS
We couldn’t put on this event without significant volunteer support. For volunteer opportunities please contact volunteer@4peaksracing.com

SPONSORSHIP
We greatly appreciate the support of our partners. For information on sponsorships please contact sponsors@4peaksracing.com

TRIATHLON DISTANCES
Sprint – 850m swim, 12 mile bike, 3.1 mile run
Olympic – 1500m swim, 24 mile bike, 6.2 mile run

AQUABIKE DISTANCES
Sprint – 850m swim, 12 mile bike
Olympic – 1500m swim, 24 mile bike

DUATHLON DISTANCES
Sprint – 3.1 mile run, 12 mile bike, 3.1 mile run
Olympic – 3.1 mile run, 24 mile bike, 6.2 mile run

LOCATION
Tempe Beach Park
80 W Rio Salado Pkwy
Tempe, AZ 85281

COST
SPRINT
To March 7
$100 Individual
$165 Relay

March 8-31
$110 Individual
$175 Relay

April 1 – 15
$120 Individual
$185 Relay

April 16 – May 1
$135 Individual
$195 Relay

OLYMPIC
To March 7
$115 Individual
$185 Relay

March 8-31
$125 Individual
$195 Relay

April 1 – 15
$135 Individual
$205 Relay

April 16 – May 1
$150 Individual
$215 Relay

AQUA BIKE
Aqua Bike athletes will start with the corresponding wave and complete the swim and bike only. Final time will be calculated at BIKE IN. Once you have finished please rack your bike, put a mask on and make your way to the finish line at your leisure to collect your medal, grab a drink and return your timing chip.

RACER AMENITIES
Race shirt
Ladies specific shirts
Post-race refreshments
Finisher medals

PARKING
CLICK HERE for parking in Downtown Tempe. Please note there is no parking at Tempe Center for the Arts or Tempe Beach Park during packet pick up and race day.

SCHEDULE
FRIDAY, APRIL 30
Packet pickup at Moxie Multisport
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Moxie Multisport
2952 N. Hayden Rd
Scottsdale AZ 85251

SATURDAY, MAY 1
Packet pickup and bike check-in* at Tempe Beach Park
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Tempe Beach Park
80 W Rio Salado Pkwy
Tempe AZ 85281

• 11am – 12pm (Last name A – E)
• 12pm – 1pm (Last name F – J)
• 1pm – 2pm (Last name K – O)
• 2pm – 3pm (Last name P – S)
• 3pm – 4pm (Last name T – Z)

* Bike check in is recommended but not mandatory. There will be security at transition beginning 11:00 a.m. Saturday until the last bike is checked out after the race.

SUNDAY, MAY 2
NO RACE DAY PACKET PICK UP
4:45 a.m. Transition opens
6:00 a.m. Direct athletes to Arts Park for start
6:15 a.m. Transition closes
6:20 a.m. National Anthem
6:25 a.m. ALL duathletes start adjacent to swim start
6:30 a.m. Rolling start for ALL Olympic distance athletes
7:00 a.m. Rolling start for ALL sprint distance athletes
7:30 a.m. Expected time for all athletes to have started
8:15 a.m. Swim course cut off
9:15 a.m. No new bike course laps
10:15 a.m. Bike Course cut-off
11:00 a.m. No new run course laps

PLEASE NOTE: Results will be posted online at the conclusion of the race

SATURDAY, MAY 8
Awards pick up at Moxie Multisport
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
If you place top 3 in your age group or category please swing by Moxie to pick up your award and get a photo on the podium

PACKET PICK UP
Photo ID required to pick up race packet
If you are a USA Triathlon member please have proof of membership
You are not allowed to pick up packets for other people

USA TRIATHLON
Cactus Man is sanctioned by USA Triathlon (USAT), the governing body of multisport in North America. One of the many roles played by USAT is that of insurance provider for this race. As such USAT requires that every participant be either (1) an annual member, or (2) purchase a one day membership.

SITE MAP

SWIM

SWIM START
Athletes to be staged by event, then by swim time. Each staging area will have spray chalk X’s on the ground to keep athletes 6 feet apart
1. Olympic: <29 minutes 2. Olympic: 29 to 32 minutes 3. Olympic: 33 to 36 minutes 4. Olympic: > 37 minutes
5. Sprint: <18 minutes 6. Sprint: 19 to 21 minutes 7. Sprint: 22 to 24 minutes 8. Sprint: > 25 minutes

CLICK HERE for water temp. We will be following USA Triathlon’s guidelines for wetsuit use. Wetsuits use is allowed when water temperature is 78 or under. Age group athletes can use at wetsuit when water temperature is 78-84 but would not be eligible to awards

BIKE
Sprint = 1 lap
Olympic = 2 laps

RUN
Sprint = 1 lap
Olympic = 2 laps

4 Peaks Racing reserves the right to change the courses and/or the make up of Cactus Man

AWARDS
Top 3 male and female Pro in the Olympic distance
Overall awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers in the Sprint and Olympic distance.
Age group awards will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in the Sprint and Olympic 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:
OLYMPIC
Paratriathlete
Duathlon
Aqua Bike
Clydesdales (Men 220 +lbs)
Athenas (Women 165+ lbs)
Relay coed
Relay male
Relay female

SPRINT
Paratriathlete
Duathlon
Aqua Bike
Clydesdales (Men 220 +lbs)
Athenas (Women 165+ lbs)
Relay coed
Relay male
Relay female

RACE TIMING
This event 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. These chips are the athlete’s responsibility and missing chips will be charged to the athletes.

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May 02 2021

Details

Date: May 2
Time: 6:30 am
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Venue

Tempe Beach Park

80 W Rio Salado Pkwy
Tempe, AZ 85281 United States

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