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 DeGray Lake Triathlon Fest 

Celebrating it's 21st Anniversary

Degray Lake Spillway Area, Arkadelphia,  AR

Events Offered within the DeGray Lake Triathlon Festival

 

XTERRA Gator Terra - 1500 Meter Swim / 18.5 Mile Mt Bike / 5 Mile Trail run - Sept 8, 2018

Tri Arkansas Triathlon - 1500 Meter Swim / 40.8K Bike / 10 K Run - Sept 8, 2018

Tri Arkansas Aqua Bike - 1500 Meter Swim / 40.8 K Bike - Sept 8, 2018

Spillway Super Sprint Tri - 225 Yard Swim / 6 Mile Bike / 2 Mile Run - Sept 8, 2018

Open Water Swim - 1500 Meters - Sept 8, 2018

Iron Mt Off-Road Sprint Triathlon - 500 Yard Swim / 9.5 Mile Mt Bike / 2.5 Mile Trail Run - Sept 9, 2018

DeGray Lake Sprint Triathlon - 500 yard Swim / 13.5 Mile Bike / 3.1 Mile Run - Sept 9, 2018

DeGray Duathlon - 2 Mile Run / 13.5 Mile Bike / 3.1 Mile Run - Sept 9, 2018

 

Schedule of Events

Friday 9/7
(5:00 - 7:00pm) Packet pick-up for triathlon [MAP]

Saturday 9/8 (Race Day - Tri Ark , XTERRA and Spillway Super Sprint (Race Site Location [MAP] )
6:00am      - Transition area opens
6 - 7:30am - Packet pick up and in person registration
7:30am      - Pre race instruction at at registration area
7:45am      - Transition area closes (all bikes must be racked)
8:00am      - Spillway Super Sprint race start 
8:15am      - Tri  Arkansas Triathlon Aqua Bike, XTERRA Gator Terra and OWS start: (wave starts, 3 to 5 min separation)
9:30am      - Spillway Super Sprint and OWS awards @ race site (approximate time and may be adjusted on race day)
11:15am    - Tri Arkansas Tri, Aqua Bike and XTERRA awards @ race site (approximate time and may be adjusted on race day)

5:00pm - 7:00pm - Packet pick up and in person registration

 

Sunday 9/9 (Race day - DeGray Lake Triathlon / Duathlon and Iron Mt Off-Road Triathlon (Race site location [MAP] )
6:00am      - Transition area opens
6 - 7:30am - Packet pick up and race day registration
7:30am      - Pre race instruction at at registration area
7:45am      - Transition area closes (all bikes must be racked)
8:00am      - DeGray Lake Sprint Tri / Du and Iron Mt Off-Road Tri race start (wave starts, 3 min separation between waves)
11:00am    - Awards @ race site (this is an approximate time and may be adjusted on race day)

 

                   

Eligibility

Tri Arkansas and XTERRA Gator Terra: All competitors must be 15 by 12/31 of the race year.

Spillway Super Sprint:  All competitors must be 12 by 12/31 of the race year

DeGray Lake Sprint Tri / Du and Iron Mt Off-Road Tri:  All competitors must be 13 by 12/31 of the race year

Clydesdale and Athena:  Must meet USAT requirements for entry in to these categories.  We will have a scale on site at packet pick up.

All Competitors must hold either and Annual or one day membership in USAT

 

Tri Arkansas Triathlon / Aqua Bike and Open water Swim (OWS):  

 
Course Map for 1500 Meter Swim Course Map for 40.8k Bike Course Map for 10K run
 
 

SWIM - 1500 Meters - This course will be used for the Tri Ark Triathlon / Aqua Bike and OWS

The race begins with a in water start.  This is a clock wise 2 lap swim.  You will not exit the water between laps.  The Finish area is on a large concrete boat ramp. Swim course will close 60 minutes after the send off of the last wave. Historically the water temp is in the  80's. If water temp is above 78F wet suit will not be allowed.

BIKE - 42.5 K Bike - This course will be used for the Tri Ark Triathlon / Aqua Bike

The Course is a one lap course. 

RUN - 10 K Run - This course is used for the Tri Arkansas Triathlon

Two Lap run course.  Aid stations will be located at roughly 1 mile increments along the course.

Course completion requirements for Tri Arkansas
Swim Bike  Finish Line
1 hour and 5 min from the send off of the final wave start 3 hour and 10 min from the send off of the final wave start 4 hour and 15 min from the send off of the final wave start
Those not completing these segments within the above stated time will not be permitted to continue. Finish line officially closes

 

XTERRA Gator Terra

Course Map for 1500 Meter Swim Course Map for 18.5 Mile Bike Course Map for 5 Mile Run
 

SWIM - 1500 Meters - This swim course will be used for the XTERRA Gator Terra

The race begins with a in water start.  This is a clock wise 2 lap swim.  You will not exit the water between laps.  The Finish area is on a large concrete boat ramp. Swim course will close 60 minutes after the send off of the last wave. Historically the water temp is in the  80's. If water temp is above 78F wet suit will not be allowed.

Mt BIKE - 18.5 miles Bike - This swim course will be used for the XTERRA Gator Terra

The Course is a two lap course.  You will always be on Skyline Drive. 

RUN - 10 K Run - This course is used for the Tri Arkansas Triathlon

Single Lap run course.  Aid stations will be located at the Exit of Transition and  at roughly 1 mile increments along the course.

Course completion requirements for Tri Arkansas
Swim Bike  Run Course
1 hour and 5 min from the send off of the final wave start 4 hours from the send off of the final wave start Access to the 2nd lap of the Run Course.  4 hour and 30 min from the send off of the final wave start. 
Those not completing these segments within the above stated time will not be permitted to continue. 2nd lap of run course officially closes
 

Spillway Super Sprint Triathlon

Course Map for 225 Yard Swim Course Map for 6 Mile Bike Course Map for 2 mi Run
 

SWIM - 225 Yards

The race begins with a in water start.  Historically the water temp is in the 80's. If water temp is above 78F wet suit will not be allowed.

BIKE - 6 Miles

The Course is an out and Back on Skyline Dr.

RUN - 2 Mile

This is an Out and Back on Skyline Drive and Forestry Circle Rd. Aid stations will be located at the Exit of Transition and at the Turnaround on Forestry Circle Rd.

 

 DeGray Lake Sprint Tri and Duathlon    

Course Map for 500 YD Swim Course Map for 13.5 Mi Bike

Course map for 3.1 Mi Run

Used for Tri and 2nd run of Du

Course Map for 2 Mi Run

Used for 1st run of Duathlon

 

SWIM - 500 Yards - Used for the DeGray Lake Sprint Tri

The race begins with a in water start. This is a Clockwise single lap swim. The Finish area is on a large concrete boat ramp. Swim course will close 60 minutes after the send off of the last wave. Historically the water temp is in the 80's. If water temp is above 78F wet suit will not be allowed.

BIKE - 13.5 Miles

The Course is an out and back on Skyline Dr . 

Run #1 for the Duathlon - 2 miles - This run is used only for the 1st run for the Duathlon

Run course is an out and Back style course.  Using Skyline Drive and Forestry Circle Rd.  Runners will turnaround at the 1 mile mark of the course and return to the Spillway area.

RUN - 3.1 Mile - Used for final run of the Degray Like Sprint Tri and DeGray Duathlon

This is an Out and Back Using both Skyline Drive and Forestry Circle Rd. Aid stations will be at roughly 1 mile increments along the course.

Course completion requirements for DeGray Lake Sprint Tri / Du
Swim or First Run Bike  Finish Line
25 min from the send off of the final wave start 2 hours from the send off of the final wave start 3 hour and 15 min from the send off of the final wave start
Those not completing these segments within the above stated time will not be permitted to continue. Finish line officially closes

 

Iron Mountain Off-Road Triathlon

Course Map for 500 yd Swim Course Map for 9.5 Mi Mt Bike

Course Map for 2.5 Mi Run

 

SWIM - 500 Yards - Used for the Iron Mountain Off-Road Sprint Tri

The race begins with a in water start. This is a Clockwise single lap swim. The Finish area is on a large concrete boat ramp. Swim course will close 60 minutes after the send off of the last wave. Historically the water temp is in the 80's. If water temp is above 78F wet suit will not be allowed.

Mountain BIKE - 9.5 Miles

The course is a counter clockwise and uses Yellow and Green Trails

RUN - 2.5 Mile -

This is a counter clockwise course.  Aid stations will be at roughly 1 mile increments along the course.

Course completion requirements for Iron Mt Off-Road Triathlon
Swim
Bike  Finish Line
25 min from the send off of the final wave start 2 hours and 15 minutes from the send off of the final wave start 3 hour and 15 min from the send off of the final wave start
Those not completing these segments within the above stated time will not be permitted to continue. Finish line officially closes

Parking Information:

We will have individuals providing parking instructions on race morning.

Transition Area:

Only Athletes with Numbers, Race Officials, and Race Management will be allowed in the Transition Area. No others permitted to be in transition area at any time during the event.

Participants will be allowed to remove their bikes (post race) from the transition starting after all participants have returned from the Bike portion of your event. Please be curious and aware while removing your items. Anyone removing their bike prior to authorization or with out permission from the Race Director will be disqualified. If you have special circumstances, such as work commitments or something of this nature, come ask us and we will work with you.

 

DeGray Double Awards

Awards will be offered to the fastest combine times from the:

  • Tri Arkansas Triathlon & the DeGray Lake Sprint Triathlon Combo - Male & Female Awards:  -  1st - 3rd Place
  • Spillway Super Sprint & DeGray Sprint Tri Combo - Male & Female Awards:  -  1st - 3rd Place
  • Iron Mt Off-Road Tri (Xterra Gator Terra and Iron Mt Sprint Off-Road Tri combo):  -  1st - 3rd Place 

Within the Tri Arkansas Tri, XTERRA Gator Terra Tri, Spillway Super Sprint Tri, Iron Mt Off-Road Sprint Tri and DeGray lake Sprint Tri.

Overall: Male & Female - 3 deep
Masters Male & Female 40+ - 1 Deep
Grand Masters Male & Female 50+ - 1 Deep
Clydesdale 220lbs+ Male - 3 Deep
Athena 150lbs+ Female - 3 Deep
Relay teams: Male/Female/Mixed - 3 Deep
Physically Challenged - 3 Deep
Age Groups: - 3 deep
Males: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
Females: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+

Within the Tri Arkansas Aqua Bike and DeGray Duathlon

Overall: Male & Female - 1 deep
Age Groups: - 3 deep
Males: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
Females: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+

With in the 1500 Meter Open Water Swim 

  • Overall: Male & Female - 1 Deep
  • Age Groups: - 3 deep
    Males: 15 & Under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50+
    Females: 15 & Under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50+

* Physically Challenged Category Entrants must conform to USAT rules as listed @ USAT Triathlon web site under rules section. http://assets.usoc.org/assets/documents/attached_file/filename/22589/usat_rules_03.01.10.pdf
* Clydesdale and Athena Categories: You will be started with your respective age group.

 
 
 
Events offered in 2018 Before Midnight
5/15/2018
5/16 - 8/30
@ Midnight
8/31 - 9/7
@ 9:00am
Onsite Registration
9/8 - 9/9
Tri Arkansas Triathlon - Individual $80 $90 $100

$110 - Cash or Check
$115CC or Debit

Tri Arkansas Aqua Bike - Individual $70 $80 $90 $100 - Cash or Check
$105 - CC or Debit
XTERRA Gator Terra - Individual (Off-Road Triathlon) $80 $90 $100 $110 - Cash or Check
$115 - CC or Debit
Spillway Super Sprint Tri - Individual $50 $55 $60 $70 - Cash or Check
$75 - CC or Debit
DeGray Lake Sprint Tri / Duathlon- Individual $65 $75 $85 $95 - Cash or Check
$99 - CC or Debit
Iron Mountain Off-Road Sprint Triathlon $65 $75 $85 $95 - Cash or Check
$99 - CC or Debit
Tri Arkansas 1.5K Open Water Swim - Individual $25 $25 $30 $35 - Cash or Check
$38 - CC or Debit
Tri Arkansas Relay Team $130 $145 $160 $185 - Cash or Check
$193 - CC or Debit
DeGray Lake Tri Relay Team $115 $130 $145 $160 - Cash or Check
$167 - CC or Debit
Iron Mountain Off-Road Team Relay Team $115 $130 $145 $160 - Cash or Check
$167 - CC or Debit
Tri Ark Challenge  - Tri Ark & Degray Sprint Tri's - Individual $140 $160 $180 $199 - Cash or Check
$209 - CC or Debit
DeGray Double  - Spillway & DeGray Sprint Tri's - Individual $115

$125

$135  $145 - Cash or Check
$152 - CC or Debit
Off-Road Tri Double - XTERRA Gator Terra and Iron Mt - Individuals $140 $160 $180 $199 - Cash or Check
$209 - CC or Debit

*Note: USAT Annual membership or one day permit required. For 2018 USAT One Day permits are $15.

 

 

Hotels, Condo's

Resturants

 

 
 
 

Iron Mt Lodge & Marina Info here

Iron Mtn. Marina Lodge
134 Iron Mountain Marina Dr.
Arkadelphia, Arkansas 71923

For reservations call:
(870) 246-4310 in state
(800) 243-3396 out of state
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       DeGray Lake

       State Park Lodge

Call Directly 501-865-5853 and use the code: 
"DLT Special rate"  for a 20% discount.

Lodge website

Area Chamber of Commerce

Things to do, and Area Info

 

Hot Springs Visitor Guide lists additional hotels with in 20 - 45 minutes of race site.

Hot Spring Hotels listing here

 

 

Camping

RV or Tent :  

Iron Mountain Campground

69 campsites:

  • electricity at each site
  • sanitary waste disposal station
  • showers
  • flush toilets
  • swim beach
  • boat launch.
  • designated tent only sites
  • designated RV only sites
  • designated RV/tent combo Sites.

[Website Information]

 

DeGray Lake State Park
Located 5 Miles away
For Reservations
Go online: www.degray.com/camping

 

 

Arkadelphia Campground
Located 4 miles away
(870) 246-4922

 

 

Amenities

for each competitor

 
  • A custom finisher medal
  • A great Tee Shirt of other item
  • well stocked aid stations
  • Post event Awards ceremony
  • Great post race food, and more
 Event Sponsors: