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Friday, August 28 - Saturday, August 29,2009 -- Morgantown, WV /
BoParc's Marilla Park and Pool
Sprint, Splash 'n Spin Triathlon (iPO Event Id#: 12169)
Presented by West Virginia University Hospitals

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All participants will receive a t-shirt, fruit and drink after each race completes.

Go to the Race Web Site
To Benefit: Mon County Habitat for Humanity

The Triathlon: Saturday, August 29, Adults and Teams

  • Swim // 330 yards (10 x lengths of Marilla Pool)
  • Bike // 11 miles on paved rail trail from Marilla Park to Star City and back
  • Run // 5 kilometers from Marilla Park east toward Summer School Road and back

  • Mandatory Race Meeting: Friday, August 28 at 6:00 p.m. or Saturday, August 29 at 6:00 a.m.

  • Types of Teams: All Male, All Female, Mixed, and Family

  • Age Categories: Under 20; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64, 65-69, and 70 and over.

Registration and Entry Fees: Register Online at
Registration Deadline is noon, Wednesday, August 19, 2009.

.. Until 8/1/09  After 8/1/09  
.. $42           $47  for each individual
.. $22           $27  for each relay member
.. $15           $20  for Kid's Race participant

Online registration is strongly preferred. If you cannot register online, please contact Mon County Habitat for Humanity at 304-292-0914.

Any fees associated with the on-line registration vendor will be added to the race entry fee at time of registration.

KIDS Triathlon: Friday, August 28, 6:45 p.m., a short course for kids under 14

  • Swim // 66 yards (2 lengths of Marilla Pool)
  • Bike // 1.5 miles
  • Run // .5 miles

  • The focus of the Kids race is fun and participation, therefore the Kids race WILL NOT BE TIMED. Kids must be able to swim unassisted (no help from parents or floating devices). Kids under 14 are allowed in the Adult/Team races if they are physically qualified to do so. Each kid will receive a participant award as they finish their race.

Timing: The Triathlon on Saturday will be scored by Runner's High using ChampionChip timing equipment. On race day, runners will be issued a rental computer chip which is attached to the shoe lace and worn throughout the race. Special mats at the finish will record a finishing time for each chip. All rental chips must be returned at the finish line.

Awards: The Adults and Teams awards ceremony will begin immediately after the race followed by a Family Fun Day at Marilla Pool. Pool and slides will be open for FREE for all participants, families and volunteers. Entertainment and refreshments will be available.

The Adult awards will be given as follows: Awards will be given to overall male and female 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers, male and female winners in each age category (1st, 2nd, 3rd), the 1st , 2nd and 3rd place team in each relay category (male, female, mixed, family). We are adding 2 new categories this year, Athena and Clydesdale. Athena entrants are women over 150 lbs, and Clydesdale entrants are over 200 lbs. If you are entering in one of these two new categories please make sure to fill out the weight category on the online entry form.

Start Date: 2009-08-28
Start Time:
End Date: 2009-08-29
Event Name: Sprint, Splash 'n Spin Triathlon
Location(s): Morgantown, WV 26501
BoParc's Marilla Park and Pool
Event Type(s): Multi
Event Distance(s):
Contact(s): Habitat for Humanity -Morgantown, WV
   Phone: 304-292-0914
Comments: Kid's Race on Friday Evening, Adults race Saturday all day
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