Saturday, April 29, 2017 -- Marlinton, WV
31st Annual Great Greenbrier River Race
Come join the fun at this Triathlon event. Run, canoe, and bike for great prizes, and the chance to place in this historic Race.
In a beautiful setting along the Greenbrier River in Pocahontas County, this family-friendly, 17-mile mini-triathlon features a post-race gourmet picnic with live music, drawings, and great prizes!
Net proceeds from the race go to the Greenbrier River Trail Association, a private non-profit advocacy group dedicated to improvement and promotion of the Greenbrier River Trail and related facilities. Note that in the event of high water, the race will be changed to a Run/Bike/Run course.
17 Miles Total
1. RUN 3 miles -- This route is out & back. Go to River Trail, turn left, go North to turnaround, return. Transition to boat.
2. PADDLE 4 miles -- Go south from Marlinton bridge to takeout just beyond bridge near Buckeye. Transition via run/walk to bike at River Trail.
3. PEDAL 10 miles -- Go south 3 miles to turnaround, go north 7 miles to Marlinton, turn left to finish at starting point.
Approximately half the run course and 3 miles of the bike course are paved; the rest is fine gravel. The river course is mostly shallow with a few fast spots but no real rapids.
|Start Date:||2017-04-29 Start Time: 11:00am|
|Event Name:||31st Annual Great Greenbrier River Race|
Marlinton, WV 24954|
Pocahontas County CVB|