Lake Mills Triathlon

06/07/2015 - 7am
Sandy Beach Park
Lake Mills, WI

Details:

When: 7am on June 7th! 

Where: Sandy Beach Park, Lake Mills WI

The Lake Mills Triathlon kicks off the 2015 Wisconsin Triathlon Series! This sprint distance race is a wonderful introductory event for beginner racers and the flat, fast course provides a competitive atmosphere for experienced racers. Each athlete will receive a technical t-shirt, a safe course with an experienced water safety team and a swim marked by large, highly-visible buoys.  Pre-race water and post-race refreshments will be served.

The course will be accurately measured and well-marked, and the race will be chip-timed by SMA timing.  Transition will be secure and professional bike SAG will be provided by the Trek Bicycle Store of Madison in transition and on the course.  

Throughout the season, the series scoring will be tracked. 

Cost:

2015

Nov-Jan

Feb

Mar-Apr

May

Day-Of

Sprint

$59

$64

$69

$74

$85

Sprint - Relay

$115

$120

$125

$130

$140

All prices include WI sales tax, but do not include the Active.com processing fee.

Not interested in registering online?

Click HERE for an offline Registration form.

Distances:

Sprint:    1/4 mile swim    16 mile bike    5K run
 

Course:

Swim: The swim takes place in Rock Lake. There is an experienced water safety team on the swim course if the event anyone needs assistance. NO swimmers will be allowed flotation devices. You must be able to swim 1/4 mile in open water comfortably.

Bike: The 16 mile bike course is held on country roads. The bike course is well marked and has plenty of volunteers on the course. Helmets ARE required and MUST BE FASTENED before leaving the transition area. Please stay on the right so other riders can pass you safely. There are no aid stations on the bike, so please plan accordingly. Draft marshals will be present to enforce rules.  NO DRAFTING!  For a map of the bike course, click here or for a mapmyride version click here.

Run: The 5K run is an out and back route on the Glacier Drumlin Trail. There will be two water stations on the run course. The first will be located right outside transition, and the other will be located at the 5K turn around. All runners MUST wear a number. It should be worn facing the front. For a map, click here.

Transition Area: Transition is located in the Sandy Beach parking lot. Athletes should have their transition area set up at least a 1/2 hour before the race start.  Transition will be secure and only participants will be allowed into transition.  For respect to ALL participants, transition will close 15 minutes prior to the start of the first wave and will remain closed until the last person completes the bike portion of the event.

Race Preview Clinic: 

May 31, 2015 - 7:30am-10:00am - Sandy Beach Park

These clinics are the perfect opportunity for both new athletes to gain insight on what to expect on race day and seasoned veterans to shake off the rust and get ready for a new season. All will have the opportunity to become familiar with the race venue, practice the swim course, learn tips on speedy transitions, establish their race day routine, and feel confident and ready for race day.

 

Please come prepared with all your race day gear, including swim equipment (swim suit or tri outfit, goggles, swim cap), bike equipment (bike, helmet, shoes), and run gear (running shoes, hat).

 

Clinics are led by Madison Multisport Coach and multi-time Lake Mills & Wisconsin Triterium female champion, Cindi Bannink.

Packet Pick-up*:

Early packet pick-up will be available:

  • When: 6/6/2015, 1-5 PM

  • Where: Trek Bicycles of Madison - West, 8108 Mineral Point Rd. Madison, WI 53719

Exclusive WI Tri Series Rookie Package Presented by Trek:

We are excited and happy to extend our amazing partnership with the Trek Bicycle Store of Madison and are eager to offer you an exclusive deal. You can qualify for this deal by registering for and participating in the Wisconsin Tri Series Triathlons. Not only do you get a $20 Trek gift card in each race bag, you now are able to take advantage of this exclusive rookie package presented by Trek and only available to WI Tri Series participants!

Included in the rookie package for $999.99 is:

  • Male/Female Solstice Jersey
  • Solstice Short
  • Water Bottle & Bottle Cage
  • R540 Pedal 
  • Male/Female Starvos Helmet
  • Race Road Shoe
  • 1.1 or Lexa Bicycle

Refund and Inclement Weather Policy:

Race Day Events and the WI Tri Series have a strict NO REFUND policy. Refunds will not be issued for any reason, including race cancelation due to inclement weather. The race director reserves the right to cancel or alter the race and its course at any point in time to preserve racer safety.

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