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Gar Hackney Y-Not Triathlon

August 1, 2020
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This YMCA triathlon tradition will now take place at Esther Simplot Park and Quinn’s Pond. Race options are available for every athlete, whether you are a beginner or a seasoned triathlete. Come join the fun on this new and spectator friendly course. The swim will be in Quinn’s Pond and bike on the Whitewater Blvd, then transition to the greenbelt for the run.

Super Sprint Course: 200 meter Swim | 3 mile Bike (1 lap) | 1 Mile Run
Sprint Course: 400 meter Swim | 6 mile Bike (3 laps) | 2 mile Run
Double Sprint Course: 800 meter Swim | 12 mile Bike (6 laps) | 4 mile Run

Packet Pick Up: Fri, July 31st  from 5-8pm at Idaho River Sports on Whitewater Blvd. (601 N Whitewater Blvd, Boise). Packets will also be available Sat, Aug 1 at 7:15am.

Maps:
Transition Map»
Swim Maps»
Bike Maps»
Run Maps»  The run course has changed. Check out the new map!

Wave Start Times: 
8am Double Sprint Female Adult, Youth & Relay Teams
8:15am Double Sprint Male Adult, Youth & Relay Teams
9am Sprint Female Adult, Youth & Relay Teams
9:10am Sprint Male Adult, Youth & Relay Team
10am Super Sprint Male & Female & Youth, Relay Teams
*All waves are subject to change – be sure to check your wave time when you pick up your packet.

 

Parking On Race Day:
Parking in Esther Simplot Park is limited and there will be no exiting the lot until 11am. Additional parking is available at the old Bob Rice Ford parking lot on the south side of Quinn’s pond located at the corner of Main St & Whitewater Blvd.
*Please note that people parked in Esther Simplot Park or Idaho River Sports will not be allowed to exit the lot until 11am.

Fees & Registration Information

Individual Fees: fees include a race t-shirt

Youth

Early Registration: Now - May 31 40
Open Registration: June 1 - July 26 $45
Late Registration: July 27-Aug 1 $50

Adult

Early Registration: Now - May 31 $50
Open Registration: June 1 - July 26 $55
Late Registration: July 27 - Aug 1 $65

Relay Fees: fees include a race t-shirt

Youth Relay

Early Registration: Now - May 31 $75
Open Registration: June 1 - July 26 $80
Late Registration: July 27 - Aug 1 $85

Adult Relay

Early Registration: Now - May 31 $85
Open Registration: June 1 - July 26 $95
Late Registration: July 27 - Aug 1 $120

Relay Participants Are you a great runner, but hate swimming? Get some friends together and form a relay team for the Spring Sprint Triathlon! All it takes is two or three people (one person can do two legs); a swimmer, biker and runner to sign up as a relay team. Have your team captain register all participants to get the relay team rate.

Individual Ages
18-19 20-29 30-39 40-49
50-59 60-69 70 & up

Relay Team: Top 3 Overall winner from each distance.

Youth Ages
10 & under 13-14
11-12 15-17
Course Maps & Information

Super Sprint Course: 200 meter Swim | 3 mile Bike (1 Lap) | 1 Mile Run
Sprint Course: 400 meter Swim | 6 mile Bike (3 Laps) | 2 mile Run
Double Sprint Course: 800 meter Swim | 12.7 mile Bike (6 Laps) | 4 mile Run

Wave Start Times: 
8:00 am Double Sprint Female Adult, Youth & Relay Teams
8:15am Double Sprint Male Adult, Youth & Relay Teams
9:00am Sprint Female Adult, Youth & Relay Teams
9:10am Sprint Male Adult, Youth & Relay Team
10am Super Sprint Male & Female & Youth, Relay Teams
*All waves are subject to change – be sure to check your wave time when you pick up your packet.

Transition Areas: The transition area is Esther Simplot Park near Quinn’s Pond beach front. The first wave will be able to start racking  at 7:15am. There will be designated racks for course waves. You will have about 20 minutes to rack your equipment and gear before your wave starts. Transition areas will be monitored by volunteers and once the race starts entrance into the area will be limited. Spectator will not be allowed into the transition area without a Transition Pass.
Transition Map»

Swim Mandatory pre-race instructions will take place 10 min. prior to first wave wave start for all participants at Esther Simplot Park near Quinn’s Pond beach front. The swim course will be monitored by lifeguards positioned throughout the course on boats, kayaks and shore. Orange buoys will mark the course. You will be permitted to stop and rest at any boat, kayak or on shore. You may not push off from a boat or kayak when re-entering the race. Swim Caps are not required.
Swim Map»
Bike The Bike course will exit the transition areas onto Whitewater Blvd. Each distance will have to complete so many laps depending on their distance. The number of laps is still being determined. Helmets are mandatory throughout the bike portion of the race. The YMCA is not responsible for bike safety or inspection. Cyclists must have their race number clearly visible and secured under the center bar toward the front of their bike. Cyclists must obey all traffic rules and must stay to the right on all roads at all times. Ride on the left side of the road only when instructed to do so for a turn. Your bike must be picked-up within 30 minutes of finishing the race. You must have your race number to pick-up your bike (race numbers must match). You can designate someone else to pick-up your equipment by giving that person a signed Transition Pass. No exceptions!Cyclists must slow down as they come into the transition area. Please use Extreme caution in the transition areas.
Bike Map»
Run The flat run course will start immediately following the bike course. Runners will follow arrows through transition to the greenbelt. The run will take place on the greenbelt. Runners must wear their race bibs clearly visible on the front of their bodies.
Run Map» 

Volunteer Information

We Want You!
Not racing but love to be part of the action? The YMCA would not be able to host this event without the help of great volunteers like you! Help is needed both on and off the course. Get started by completing the quick volunteer application. Please sure to check the Race Day Volunteer box for the quick application. Race Day Volunteer Application
Or email us to help out with this fun event at event.volunteers@ymcatvidaho.org 

Contact Information

YMCA Race Director 208 344 5502 ext 280

racedirector@ymcatvidaho.org»

Policies

Race Refund Policy:
Cancellations made less than 15 days prior to the race/event will receive no refund. Cancellations made more than 15 days prior will receive a 50% refund either as a check or a system credit. The system credit may only be applied to another YMCA race/event within the current calendar year. Entries, once purchased, may not be transferred, resold, exchanged, or given to another person. We hope very much that you are able to join us on race day. We value your participation and want to provide you with a memorable and quality race day. Please contact the Race Director at racedirector@ymcatvidaho.org with any questions.

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