Off-road sprint triathlon benefits JER Chilton YMCA at Rockwall
Register by July 1 & the Y will waive joiner’s fee
(Rockwall) June 27, 2013 – The fourth annual Dirty Rock Off-Road Sprint Triathlon is a short-course off road, USAT sanctioned sprint triathlon coming July 21, 2013 to the JER Chilton YMCA at Rockwall.
The event is produced by Playtri Racing, and the race features a 150-yard pool swim at the Y (snake swim in 25-yard indoor pool); a seven mile mountain bike on Squabble Creek Trail (first and last half of the course on a concrete path, the rest through mountain bike trails); and a two mile run (out and back behind the Y, part on grass, part on a concrete path.) There will be an aid station equipped with water at the start and at the turn-around.
Proceeds benefit the YMCA, located at 1210 N. Goliad in Rockwall.
Register online at playtri.com/dirtyrock
July 21, 2013. Transition opens at 6:00, race starts at 7:30 AM.
JER Chilton YMCA at Rockwall
1210 N. Goliad Dr
Swim Course: The swim will be a snake swim in a 25 yard indoor pool.
Bike course: The first and last ½ mile of the bike are on a concrete path. The rest of the bike portion takes you through the mountain bike trails of Squabble Creek.
Run course: The run will be an out and back behind the YMCA part on grass and part on a concrete path. There will be an aid station at the run start and at the turn around. Each aid station is equipped with water.
The course officially closes at 11am for all participants.
Free Coach Consultation
Pre-register by Wednesday July 17th at firstname.lastname@example.org and get a 30 minute Consultation with a Playtri Coach free during packet pickup hours at the Playtri Store only. This is your opportunity to meet with a Playtri Coach and get advice on any topic. A schedule will be sent out to registrants a week prior to pick a time slot.
Packet Pick Up / Late Registration
Thursday, July 18th, 11:00 AM-7:00 PM
7951 Collin McKinney Pkwy (Corner of Weiskopf Ave & Collin David North)
McKinney, TX 75070
Friday, July 19th, 11:00 AM-7:00 PM
6465 E Mockingbird Lane, Ste. 350
Dallas, TX 75214
Saturday, July 20th, 12:00-4:00 PM
832 Steger Towne Road
Rockwall, TX (next to TARGET at Ridge Road & I-30)
Sunday, July 21st, 6:00-7:00 AM*
Race Site – JER Chilton YMCA at Rockwall
*Race morning packet pick up is an additional $10. No race day registration!
Race Updates and Reminders
All last-minute updates and reminders will be posted on the Playtri Facebook page – please like them on Facebook so you get all the up-to-date information!
The Dirty Rock Triathlon is a USAT sanctioned event. All participants must be a current annual member of USAT or purchase a one day permit for $12 or a $45 annual membership through online registration or at packet pick up.
All established USAT rules will be in effect and will be strictly enforced. You must show your USAT member card and your photo ID at packet pick up – no exceptions. Friends and family will not be allowed to pick up anyone’s packet. If you are an annual USAT member and do not bring your member card to packet pick up, you must buy a $12 one day membership or a $45 annual membership.
Athena and Clydesdale Rule Change – 3.2 Age Group Competition
- a. All age group athletes must participate and compete in the age group division corresponding to the athlete’s age on December 31 of the year of the event.
- b. Weight Class Division – In events where a weight class division is offered, the minimum weight shall be 220 pounds for men and 165 pounds for women, monitored by the event organizer. The weight class age categories for men and women shall be 39 years of age and under and 40 years of age and over. Participants are not eligible to compete in a weight class division and in an age group division at the same event.
Awards and Amenities
Top Overall Male and Female.
Top Overall Masters male and female.
Overall Male and Female Grand Masters.
Age Group / Weight Class awards will be 3 deep for both Male and Female.
Rockwall Corporate Challenge Trophy and Top Overall Relay team.
All participants who pick up their packet will receive a dri fit t-shirt.