When & Where

Jack’s Generic Triathlon

Sunday August 6th 2017

Lake Pflugerville, Texas

Distances

Event Distances:

Sprint Triathlon – 500 meter Swim, 12.9 mile Bike, 5K Run

Intermediate Triathlon – 1000 meter Swim, 25.8 mile Bike, 10K Run

Intermediate Aquabike – 1000 meter Swim, 25.8 mile Bike

Relay Intermediate Triathlon – 2 or 3 person teams split the intermeidate distance triathlon’s swim, bike, and run.

Divisions & Age Groups

Divisions

Age Group

Minimum age for the Sprint distance is 12 yrs old. Minimum age for the Intermediate Distance is 14 yrs old.

Open

The Open division is available to any participant in the intermediate distance event. The open wave will be the first to start. Participants are encouraged to enter this wave if they expect to be in the top 50 finishers, but anyone is welcome. Participants in the open wave will not be eligible for age group awards or USAT rankings. The open division exists so that the age group waves are more friendly, and so that participants who are interested in competing head to head, regardless of age, may do so.

Awards

Awards to the top 3 overall males and females in the open division, and overall masters male & female.

Awards will also be presented to the top 3 male and female in each age group, starting at 19 & Under and going to 75+ in 5 year increments.

Awards will be presented to the top 3 male and female in the Aquabike Division.

Awards will be presented to the top 3 teams.

Participant Perks

  • Super cool 15th Anniversary shirt & swag bag
  • Personalized Bib when you register before July 11 th!
  • Free post race massage and injury evaluation
  • Free post race treats, drinks, and beer garden
  • Spectator friendly course & great crowd support
  • Fantastic aid stations
  • Professional timing
  • Custom finisher medals
  • A finish line party you won’t want to end!

Transition

Transition will have racks assigned to each age group. It is open racking within your age group. You must be body marked and wearing your athlete wristband before you enter transition. Only participants are allowed in transition, friends and family (including children) must wait outside of transition.

There will be mechanics just outside of transition for any last minute needs and with bike pumps for airing up your tires. Once transition closes, you will not be allowed back in so make sure and arrive early.

Bike Check-Out

Bikes will not be allowed out of Transition until the final cyclist has completed the bike course. It is expected that this will be around 11:o0 AM. Participants will be allowed back into transition after they finish, but bikes may not be removed from the racks. Please be courteous to your fellow participants.

Relays

Relays can consist of 2 or 3 persons.

All relay team members must visit packet pick up and present photo ID and USAT card. The relay packet will not be released until all members have checked in.

Relay team members will rack together. Team members will wait in the relay pin near the rack. Their team member will return their items to the rack and then meet the next team member in the pin to exchange the chip

Finish Line Festival

The finish line festival is open to all participants and spectators. Participants will receive free hot food and drinks, as well as other treats. Food & drink for spectators may be available for purchase, and may be free at some vendors. Free water will be available for everyone. Make sure and stick around for the live bands and good times!

Texas Tri Series

The Rookie Tri is the 1st event in the Texas Tri Series. The Series is composed of five triathlon events. Participants can complete the series by participating in all of the events. Participants will be given credit for participating in an event if they finish the event as a competitor, or if they volunteer. The series concludes with a an awesome finisher party complete with food, drinks, awards ceremony, dancing, and more. For more information, visit www.texastriseries.com.