Triathlon - hosted by the Des moines tri club


Jump in and see what you're made of in the Iowa Games Triathlon!


Swim, bike, and run your way to a gold medal at the triathlon!


Additional Information

Hosted by the dsm tri club, US NAVY, and Capital Striders!

Competition Format

Hosted by the DSMTri, this is an open course event, meaning that participants must share the road with traffic. For safety, helmets must be worn during the cycling portion of the competition and no headphones/iPods will be allowed on any part of the course. Participants should leave their running shoes in the transition area.

There will be a swim clinic offered on Saturday, July 12.  Click Here For More Details

Course will consist of the following:
Swim - Open water, distance of 1/4 mile
Bike - 15 miles (to view the bike route click HERE)
Run - 5K

Wave Schedule - 
Wave 1:
Elite Wave - Men and Women
Wave 2:
Ages 16-34 Men
Wave 3:
Ages 16-34 Women
Wave 4:
Ages 35-49 Men
Wave 5:
35-60+ Women and Athena (Clydesdale women)
Wave 6:
50-60+ Men and Clydesdale men
Wave 7:
Teams (Men, Women & Coed) and 15 and under boys & girls

True Time Racing Service will chip time the event.  Chips will be distributed with packets

Rules

Triathlon Federation USA Rules will be followed, with the right to make exceptions. This is not a sanctioned race. Note: Helmets must be worn during the cycling portion of the competition. For safety reasons, no headphones/iPods etc. will be allowed on any part of the course.

Age Determining Date

July 11, 2014

Sport Specific Information

Click here for Iowa Games Triathlon Info

volunteers needed!

If you would like to help be part of the action, numerous volunteers are needed for this event. Please contact Zach Elsbecker -zach.elsbecker@iowagames.org - if interested and to learn more about what opportunities are available.

T-SHIRTS

New for 2014!  Athletes will receive a dri-fit shirt.  

Awards

Click here to nominate an athlete for the Iowa Games Athlete of the Year Award!

Click here to nominate a coach for the Iowa Games Caring Coach Award!

INDIVIDUAL
FEMALE MALE DIVISION
FEMALE MALE 15 and Under
FEMALE MALE 16 - 19
FEMALE MALE 20 - 24
FEMALE MALE 25 - 29
FEMALE MALE 30 - 34
FEMALE MALE 35 - 39
FEMALE MALE 40 - 44
FEMALE MALE 45 - 49
FEMALE MALE 50 - 54
FEMALE MALE 55 - 59
FEMALE MALE 60 - 64
FEMALE MALE 65 - 69
FEMALE MALE 70 & Over
FEMALE MALE Clydesdale
TEAM
FEMALE MALE DIVISION
FEMALE MALE Open
TEAM COED
COED

2014 results

Archived Results

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2007 

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2002 


General Information

Date

Sunday, July 13, 2014

SITE 

Easter Lake Park - Start on the beach
2830 Easter Lake Drive
Des Moines, Iowa

Time

Pre-Race Swim Clinic: 
Saturday, July 12

Packet Pickup (at beach): 
Saturday, July 12: 1 pm-5 pm
Sunday, July 13: 6 am - 7:30 am 

Transition area:
Open from 6:00 - 7:30 am on Sunday morning.
Mandatory pre-race meeting: At the swim start area at 7:45 am.
Competition: Begins at 8:00 am

Triathlon Commissioners

Steve Blazek
sblazek@mchsi.com

Jason Wulf
jvwulf@gmail.com


Registration

Early Registration Deadline

$40 Entry Fee
$105 Team Entry Fee
Postmark: Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Online: Wednesday, July 2, 2014
*Entry fee includes Dri-Fit Shirt (New for 2014)

Final Registration Deadline

$45 Entry Fee
$120 Team Entry Fee
Online Only: Thursday, July 3 - Wednesday, July 9, 2014
*Entry fee includes Dri-Fit Shirt (New for 2014)

onsite DEADLINE

$60 Entry Fee

30 onsite entries will be allowed.  Onsite entries must register at packet pick up on Saturday, July 12.  Onsite entries NOT guaranteed Dri-Fit Shirt.




Online Registration

Download and print individual entry form

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