Love & Sprockets Summer Sizzler
Date: August 12, 2017
Sprint Triathlon Course
Swim:400M Bike: 17.7K Run: 3K
The swim takes place in the Niagara River with a beach start using a time trial format. Athletes are placed in numeric order with all F1 athletes first followed by all Sprint athletes. Once counted in, two or three people will enter the water at a time after walking over the timing mats.
The course is rectangular in shape. Weeds tend to grow in this section of the river but like the previous years, we will be cutting down them down.
Water temperature is typically in the low 70s. Wetsuits will be allowed.
This is a fast swim and the run to the Transition Area is considered in your swim time.
The run follows Park Rd which is tree lined and has views of the Niagara River. There will be 1 aid station the course that athletes will pass by 2 times.
Aid station will be stocked with water and HEED.