ADVENTURES ON THE JAMES | Triathlon

Date: April 22, 2017

Time: 10:00 am - 02:00 pm

Location: James River State Park

WITH 1500 ACRES AND THE JAMES RIVER AS OUR PLAYGROUND, YOU ARE SURE TO BE TESTED!

OUR CHALLENGE OR ADVENTURE TRIATHLON STARTS IN A KAYAK PADDLING 7 MILES DOWN THE SCENIC JAMES RIVER. YOU’LL ENCOUTER BEAUTIFUL MOUNTAIN SURROUNDINGS, MAYBE HAVE A CONVERSATION WITH A PASSING COW OR OTHER WILDLIFE AND A FEW ROLLERS (VARY WITH RIVER LEVEL) ALONG THE WAY.

ARRIVING AT CANOE LANDING, GRAB YOUR FAVORITE MOUNTAIN BIKE AND HIT THE TRAILS! YOU’LL COVER MOST OF THE 1500 ACRE PARK IN ABOUT 8 MILES OR SO ON DOUBLE AND SINGLETRACK. WE HAVE SOME CUSTOM-CUT MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAILS YOU WILL GET TO RIP THROUGH. THE COURSE HAS EXACTLY WHAT YOU WOULD EXPECT WITH SOME CLIMBS, BOMBING DESCENTS, ROCKS, ROOTS AND ALL THINGS MOUNTAIN BIKING. YOU’LL EAT IT UP!

THE LAST LEG WILL BE ON TWO LEGS. THIS TRAIL RUN WILL WRAP IT UP WITH AROUND 5K OF FAST TRAILS AROUND THE RIVER FLATS. THERE MIGHT BE A MILD GRADE IN A PART OR TWO BUT BE CAREFUL NOT TO BE TOO DISTRACTED AS YOU RUN BY THE RIVER…. YOUR COMPETITION MAY NOT BE TOO FAR BACK… GET’R DONE!

ALONG WITH THIS GREAT RACE, WE HAVE A LIMITED RESERVED CAMPING AREA FOR OUR ATHLETES, WHILE SUPPLIES LAST! IF AVAILABLE, YOU CAN RESERVE A SPOT WHEN YOU REGISTER FOR THE RACE AND IT’S ONLY $10!(first come. first served).
Otherwise:CHECK OUT CAMPING AND OTHER LODGING MAY BE AVAILABLE THROUGH RESERVEAMERICA.COM

2017 RACE CAP : 60 ENTRIES

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