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Hudson Crossing Triathlon


Sun June 11 2017
Location: Schuylerville, NY US 12871 Directions
Type: Triathlon
Events
Event Time Price Details
Triathlon - Individual
Time
8:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
N/A
Triathlon - 2-Person Team
Time
8:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
N/A
Triathlon - 3-Person Team
Time
8:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
N/A
Place
County Road 42
Schuylerville, NY US 12871
Description

Join us for a great race at beautiful, historic Hudson Crossing Park in Saratoga County. Fast course, fantastic scenery.

When: June 11, 2017, 8 a.m.

Where: Hudson Crossing Park, Schuylerville, NY. Map.

What: Sprint Distance. 500 yd swim, 12 mile bike, 5k run

Details: Fantastic venue in the Champlain canalway system. Clean, still water. Beautiful bike course through Northumberland farm country. Run through Schuylerville and Hudson Crossing Park trails. This race will be chip timed. Awards three-deep in 5-year age-groups (15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, etc…. 70+) for men and women. Awards for top 3 teams.

History: In 1777, British General John Burgoyne led several thousand British and German soldiers across the river where Hudson Crossing Park is now situated to engage American forces on his quest south to conquer Albany. To cross the river, soldiers lashed together a number of flat-bottomed wooden crafts to form a floating “Bridge of Boats,” and then marched across. The resulting Battles of Saratoga are considered to be sparks that precipitated a turning point in the war and to eventual victory for the Americans.

Join us as we celebrate the history of this region, and the mission of Hudson Crossing Park.

A portion of all proceeds benefit Hudson Crossing Park, a 501(c)(3). Learn more.

Please consider volunteering or becoming a sponsor!

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