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Black Bear Sprint Triathlon


Sat August 4, 2018
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Location: Alcoa, TN US 37701 Directions
Type: Triathlon
Events
Event Time Price Details
Black Bear Sprint Triathlon Individual
Time
7:30AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
Price
$50
Price increases after July 28, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT
Black Bear Sprint Triathlon Relay
Time
7:30AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
Price
$65
Price increases after July 28, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT
Place
Springbrook Pool
636 Vose rd
Alcoa, TN US 37701
Description

Come out and join us for the 1st ever Black Bear Sprint Triathlon to benefit the Friends of the Smokies and celebrate triathlon with Fleet Feet Knoxville!  This pool sprint triathon is a USAT Sanctioned event showcasing the Springbrook Pool and the beautiful back roads of Alcoa.  

  • Swim 200 Yds  - 8 laps in the Springbrook pool with a time trial self-seeded start with a 5 second space between athletes. 
  • Bike 9 miles  - A fairly flat, beautiful course to gain speed and confidence on your bike ride!
  • Run 3 miles - A shaded, flat-ish, run through the Springbrook greenways to finish in the Springbrook Parking lot.  

Come join us for fun, a good training or competing opportunity, and fellowship with fellow triathletes and beginners alike!

Additional Information - 

Packet Pickup:  You may pick up your packets including your bib at the following times.  Make sure you have a pictured ID and either your USAT card or proof of a purchased one-day insurance.  You are unable to pick up for others.

  • Fri Aug 3 10a-7p || Fleet Feet Knoxville, 11619 Parkside Dr, Knoxville, TN 37934
  • Sat Aug 4 6a-7a || Springbrook Pool, 636 Vose Rd, Alcoa, TN 37701

Triathlon Clinic:  Whether you are first time triathlete or just need a refresher on a topic, this triathlon clinic may be for you discussing everything from transition setup to race strategy.

  • Fri Aug 3 6p || Fleet Feet Knoxville, 11619 Parkside Dr, Knoxville, TN 37934

Awards:  Awards will be presented for the following:  Overall M/F, Overall Master M/F (40+), Overall Grand Master M/F (50+), Overall Veteran M/F (60+), Top 3 Teams, Top 3 in each age group:  1-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70+.

Registration Fee schedule:  sign up today before the price goes up.  Here is the registration fee schedule:

  • Individual Age Group
    • Through July 7th - $30
    • July 8th to July 14th - $40
    • July 15th to July 21st - $45
    • July 22nd to July 28th - $50
    • July 29th to August 2nd - $55
    • Race Day Registration - $60

 

  • Registration Fees - Relay Team
    • Through July 7th - $45
    • July 8th to July 14th - $55
    • July 15th to July 21st - $60
    • July 22nd to July 28th - $65
    • July 29th to August 2nd - $70
    • Race Day Registration - $75

Volunteer With Us:  We need your help.  We have volunteer opportunities starting the week before the race and leading up to race morning.  You can still run the race & volunteer! Coming to cheer on the races but want to help? Sign up to be a course monitor and make sure the runners don't make a wrong turn! There is lots to set up before the race and we could use your help. If you are interested, please sign up online or please email blackbear18@fleetfeetknoxville.com.

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