FAQ's

Where is the start?  At the Fayetteville Executive Airport - 4500 S School, Fayetteville, AR 72701.  See map at bottom of Race Info page?

Where is Packet Pickup? See Packet Pickup Info

Do we run first or bike first? The duathlon is run, bike, run

What should I do if I lose my bib, helmet #, or timing chip? If you have lost any of your race #'s please return to packet pickup, bring all your remaining numbers with you.  We will assign you a new number.  If you lost your timing chip prior to the race, then a new chip can be issued; however you will have to have a new bib # as well.  If it's after the race you will be charged $35 for a replacement.  If you have one you need to return, please mail it to 4065 N Crossover, Fayetteville, AR 72703.

Where does the Bike Time Trail start and how do I know my start order?  The time trail starts just north of the airport at the intersection of Roadrunner Lane and Hwy 71B.  The start time is determined by registration, the earliest registrations go first.  Start interval is every 30 seconds.

Where do I place my bib? For Duathlon it must be in the front and clearly visible.  For Bike time trail your bib that will go on the back of your jersey on the left side above the jersey pocket. The bottom edge of the bib# should go along the back side seam, not the front side seam. The front catches a whole lot of air. Use 7 safety pins…one on each corner, and one each at the middle portion of the top and two sides of the bib. Don’t pin through the corner holes or the bib will flap around. 

Where do I put my various numbers? You will have a bike helmet number typically about 1" by 2".  A bike frame number which attaches to your seat post with zip ties (provided) or will fold around the post and then stick together, tattoos with your race number which goes on both your left and right upper arm (be sure to read application directions on tattoo packaging). 

Do I need my USAC license for the bike time trial?  YES!  You must show your license and an ID to pick up your packet.  NO one else may pick up your packet.

Do I need my USAT license for the Duathlon?  Yes!  You must show your license and an ID to pick up your packet.  NO one else may pick up your packet.

Can someone pick up my packet?  NO, according to USA Triathlon regulations you must show your license and ID in person to pick up your packet (Duathlon and Time Trail) NO exceptions to this, please don't ask.  Run only participants who are unable to attend packet pickup may have someone else pick up their packet ONLY if all waivers have been signed.  The person picking up must show a signed copy of the participants registration to pick up packet.

Is there parking? Yes we have limited parking in front of the airport terminal.  Volunteers will direct you where to park.  Please carpool if possible.  Do not park in front of terminal or in front of private hangers.  Any cars parked along Hwy 71B will be towed.  Please be patient if you must leave early,  racers get priority.

I am unable to participate due to injury / work  / illness can I get a refund?  Please refer to our refund policy.

What is the weather policy?  We will race rain or shine.  We carefully monitor the weather, All Sports Productions in coordination with both local emergency personnel and race officials will make decisions based on safety first.

Do all participants receive finisher medals?  Yes

What is available at the aid stations?  There is water and Gatorade at each aid station.  The finish line aid station will also include food items.