The Basics

Sunday, August 9, 2015

(24th annual!)
presented by Oxford Networks

  • 750 meter swim (.46 mile)
  • 24k bike (14.9 mile)
  • 5.8k run (3.6 mile)

Individuals and Teams

8:00 AM Start
(Do not arrive at race venue before 6:00am Sunday – in consideration of the Davis Family — babies & dogs at family weekend.  The first car pulls in; sleeping in out the window!
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Chip timing by Back 40 Timing

Proceeds benefit the Bethel Area Chamber and all it does to promote the Bethel, Maine area.

HEY, LOOK AT THIS: Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 3:00pm.
Maine State Kids’ Triathlon

Entry Fees

Individual:
$69 online registration by July 24 / $79 after July 24*  (Paper application is $79, any date)

Teams:
$115 online registration by July 24 / $125 after July 24*  (Paper application is $125, any date)

Aquabike:
$69 online registration by July 24 /$79 after July 24*  (Paper application is $79, any date)

– Online registration closes Saturday, August 8 at 6:30pm ET.
– Paper applications accepted through Saturday, August 8 at 6:30pm ET.
– NO day-of-race registrations.
– All cancellations: $10.00 handling fee.  No refunds within 2 weeks of event.

*Again for 2015, but no long lines this year — Fine Designs has assured us(!):
Every adult racer gets a tee in the correct size!  The adult triathlon race fee includes short-sleeved dri-fit t-shirt (white with red side inserts), printed on-site in the size of competitor’s choice!

Or racer may upgrade to a different item such as  long-sleeved shirt, sweatshirt, sweatpants, etc. for an additional fee.
T-shirt-adult_event_MaineStateTriathlon2015

Maine State Triathlon Schedule (More info on FAQs page.)

Saturday, August 8, 2015 | DAY-BEFORE SCHEDULE

3:00-6:30pm: Packet pick-up, strongly recommended (your packet and/or a friend’s packet)
Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce office
8 Station Place, Bethel, ME 04217 (behind Casablanca Cinema 4, which is closed)

7:00pm:  Competitors’ meeting, strongly recommended
Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce office
8 Station Place, Bethel, ME 04217 (behind Casablanca Cinema 4, which is closed)

Sunday, August 9, 2015 | RACE-DAY SCHEDULE

6:30-7:00am: Packet Pick-up (for those who did not pick up on Saturday), Davises’ yard.
(May refresh ink body marking at this time.)  See above note about NOT arriving before 6am, come hell or high water!

6:15-7:30am:  Chip pick-up for all racers at Back 40 Timing truck at Songo Pond.

7:45am:  Transition zone closes.

7:50am:  Pre-race briefing at water.

8:00am: Race starts – Waves and start times for waves

8:00am – All men, except novices
8:03am – All women, except novices
8:06am – Novices (men & women); all teams (male, female, mixed) (RECENT CHANGE)

10:00am or so:  Transition zone opens when last runner is out on course. Transition is CLOSED to any participant who has completed his/her event; open when open to all.)

Giveaways and food and drink following race, while awaiting results.

Get your t-shirt printed before you head home!
Turn in the coupon in your race bag for free tech tee or use the coupon for $20 off the item of your choice.

 

10:30am:  Awards – Top 3 overall winners in age categories results.
– Age used for age groups is your age as of Dec. 31, 2015.