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SPLASH & DASH + SWIM ONLY #2
Presented by Moxie Multisport
Wednesday, October 12, 2022 • 5:30 pm
Come out and enjoy an evening of fun and racing with your friends at Splash & Dash. Splash & Dash is a unique event with a relaxed atmosphere that is suitable for all levels of athlete. Whether fine tuning for that big race or getting your feet wet at your first multisport event, Splash & Dash is the place to be!
Lake temperature is 79. According to USAT guideline, competitors may wear wetsuits if the water temperature is 78 degrees or lower. USAT rules also state that if the water temperature is between 78.1 – 83.9 degrees, competitors may wear wetsuits but will not be eligible for awards (FYI… we don’t do awards for Splash & Dash so you may wear a wetsuit if you would like to).
Swim 1500m / Run 5km
Swim 750m / Run 5km
Swim Only 1500m
Swim Only 750m
$40 until September 12th at 11:59 p.m.
$45 Until September 28th at 11:59 p.m.
$50 until October 12 at 11:00 a.m.
$60 Late registration (includes sales tax)
4:30 p.m. Packet pick up and late registration at race site
5:30 p.m. 1500m Open water swim & 1500m Splash & Dash begins. Rolling start
5:35 p.m. 750m Open water swim & 750m Splash & Dash begins. Rolling start
5:55 p.m. Must be on second loop of 1500m swim
LOCATION & COURSE
Splash & Dash begins and ends at the Special Event Ramp, on the north side of the lake between Mill and Rural.
Swim 750m (1 loop) or 1500m (2 loops)
CLICK HERE for water temp.
Splash & Dash is timed using equipment by RFID Timing Systems. All participants need to wear a timing chip around their ankle. Results will be available online at the conclusion of the event.
WETSUIT — USE
Splash & Dash adheres to USA Triathlon guidelines for wetsuit use. According to USAT guideline, competitors may wear wetsuits if the water temperature is 78 degrees or lower. USAT rules also state that if the water temperature is between 78.1 – 83.9 degrees, competitors may wear wetsuits but will not be eligible for awards.
CLICK HERE for water temp.
All Splash & Dash races are held at the Special Event Ramp, on the north side of the lake between Mill and Rural. Parking is available at Tempe Town Lake Marina and limited parking is available at Lake View Dr under the 202.
Splash & Dash 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 and provide proof of membership at packet pick up, or (2) purchase a one day membership at packet pick up. All participants must show I.D. at registration. Please note that Splash & Dash is sanctioned as a clinic and results will not count toward USA Triathlon rankings.
In order for Tempe Town Lake to host a full body contact event the pH of the water must be 9.0 or below, as required by Maricopa County. An increase in pH is caused by an abundance of algae in the lake typically caused by an increase in the temperature and little to no movement of water through the lake. If the pH does not meet this standard Splash and Dash will be cancelled. Furthermore, should there be 1/5 of an inch of rain within 24 hours of Splash & Dash the event will be cancelled. In the event of cancellation all registrations will be either refunded (less any online processing fees) or transferred to a future Splash and Dash at the discretion of the individuals involved.
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