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Location: East Grand Rapids, MI US 49506 Directions
Type: Triathlon, Duathlon, Aquabike
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.reedslaketriathlon.com.

Events
Event Time Price Details
Sprint Triathlon
Time
8:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
N/A
Sprint Duathlon
Time
8:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
N/A
Sprint Aqua Bike
Time
8:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
N/A
Sprint Relay
Time
8:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
N/A
Place
750 Lakeside Dr
East Grand Rapids, MI US 49506
Description

Join us for the 35th Annual Rhoades McKee Reeds Lake Triathlon/Duathlon/Aquabike on the shores of Beautiful Reeds Lake. This premier West Michigan event consists of a Sprint Distance Triathlon, Duathlon and Aqua Bike.

Race Contact Info

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Packet Pick Up and Late Registration

Registration is limited to the first 1200 competitors.

Please note that race shirt sizes are not guaranteed if you register after August 8, 2018.

Late Registration is Thursday, September 6, 2018 8-5PM and Friday, September 7, 2018 8-6:30PM at the EGR Rec Dept.

Packet Pick-Up is on Friday, September, 7th from 3:30pm until 6:30pm and Saturday, September 8th from 6:30am until 7:30am - NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION - at East Grand Rapids Parks & Recreation Department (750 Lakeside Dr. SE). Body Marking will be available Friday night during packet pick-up. Avoid the crowd Saturday morning and get marked Friday night!

Awards & Prize Money

Sprint Triathlon Prize Money:

1st Place Male $100, 1st Place Female $100
2nd Place Male $50, 2nd Place Female $50
3rd Place Male $25, 3rd Place Female $25
Master 1st Place Male $50, Master 1st Place Female $50
Masters are eligible for both Masters and Overall.

Sprint Duathlon Prize Money:

1st Place Male $100, 1st Place Female $100
2nd Place Male $75, 2nd Place Female $75
3rd Place Male $50, 3rd Place Female $50
Master 1st Place Male $50, Master 1st Place Female $50
Masters are eligible for both Masters and Overall.

Sprint Triathlon Age Group Awards: 

1st, 2nd and 3rd Male and Female in each age group

Sprint Duathlon Age Group Awards:

1st, 2nd and 3rd Male and Female in each age group

Relay Awards: Top 3 overall

Aqua Bike: Top 3 overall

 

Elite Wave Awards

Prize Money for Elite Sprint Championship Wave
1st Place Male $350, 1st Place Female $350
2nd Place Male $300, 2nd Place Female $300
3rd Place Male $225, 3rd Place Female $225
4th Place Male $150, 4th Place Female $150
5th Place Male $130, 5th Place Female $130
6th Place Male $120, 6th Place Female $120
7th Place Male $100, 7th Place Female $100
8th Place Male $80, 8th Place Female $80
9th Place Male $70, 9th Place Female $70
10th Place Male $50, 10th Place Female $50

Elite Sprint Championship Wave Information
An elite class of athletes who have the skills, ability and drive to compete at the highest caliber of competition.  Participants in the Elite Sprint Championship Wave will have the opportunity to complete the Rhoades McKee Reeds Lake Triathlon with like-minded champions on an unencumbered course. Athletes will compete for more than $3,000 in prize money for the top 10 Male and top 10 Female elite athletes.  Participants wishing to qualify for this wave must meet the time standards below.
Qualifying male time 1:25.00
Qualifying female time 1:35.00

Athletes wishing to be in the Elite Sprint Championship Wave will need to email race director, Betsy Granstra bgranstra@eastgr.org with their intent and previous race times.

 

 

Course Information

Swim: U shaped course in beautiful Reeds Lake

Bike: Sprint Distance will do two loops around Reeds Lake.  Course will include Hall St, Plymouth St and Wealthy St (through downtown).  

Run: Will be through neighborhoods in East Grand Rapids.  

Mary Free Bed Foundation (Charity)

The Mary Free Bed Foundation works with Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital to support, nurture and grow rehabilitation programs and services. Hand in hand, we restore hope and freedom through rehabilitation. Mary Free Bed is the only nationally accredited, free-standing, not-for-profit rehabilitation hospital in West Michigan. We help children and adults achieve maximum potential after a life-altering event or illness. Many of our patients come to us after experiencing: Amputation, Cancer, Multiple fractures/trauma, Spinal cord injury, Stroke and Traumatic brain injury. For more information, visit www.maryfreebed.com

Elite Seeding - Sprint Triathlon

If you would like to be considered for elite seeding for the Sprint Triathlon please email Race Director, Betsy Granstra bgranstra@eastgr.org with your request.  Please include recent event results including finish place and time. All requests need to be submitted by Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 12:00PM.

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