Tri to Make a Difference Race Weekend Events Summary

400 meter Swim / 10 Mile Bike / 5K Run


— Absolutely no race day registration/packet pick up

Expo / Packet Pickup Date & Time

Friday, September 15, 2017

Location: WT Enterprise Center, 2300 N. Western Amarillo, TX 79124

4:00 p.m. Expo & Race Registration begins (no early arrival please)

4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Bike Tuning

5:45 p.m. Beginners and Course Lecture

7:00 p.m. Registration & Expo Close

 

Race Date & Time

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Location: Lake Tanglewood

8:00 a.m. Gates open to racers (no early arrival please)

 8:30 a.m. Body Marking & Bike Inspection

 9:00 a.m. Gates open to spectators

[Spectators must park outside the gates and take a shuttle down to the transition site. Parking at the race is extremely limited and reserved for athletes only.]

9:45 a.m. Transition Area Closes

9:46 a.m. Mandatory Safety Meeting for all Participants

10:00 a.m. Men’s Wave 1 start

10:05 a.m. Men’s wave 2 start

10:10 a.m. Women’s start

10:15 a.m. Teams’ start

11:30 a.m. Post-Race Party

—Help us celebrate this special occasion! Hang around for a free cookout and live music for all participants and spectators. Bring a bag chair if you like. No outside pets are allowed into Lake Tanglewood.

 11:45 a.m. Awards Ceremony

 2:00 p.m. Gates Close

 

PLEASE ADVISE:

Absolutely no vehicular traffic will be permitted in or around the transition area inside Lake Tanglewood between 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. You must arrive and be parked by 9:15 a.m. or you will not be allowed to park inside Lake Tanglewood Villages. Once your car is in, you will not be able to depart the area until 12:00 noon. Exceptions only made for emergencies!!!!

Finally have a good, safe race. Let’s race hard, but race friendly. Good sportsmanship is still the name of the game.