The DAM Triathlon in it’s 7th year of existence is a sprint distance triathlon to be held on Saturday July 8, 2017 at Lake Gardner in Amesbury, MA.
This sprint distance tri, just 45 minutes North of Boston is the perfect race for any triathlete, beginner to elite alike. This 1/2 mile lake swim is very newbie friendly with a lot of support out there including paddle boarders, kayakers, and lifeguards. After the swim leg is complete, athletes will transition to a 12 mile scenic rolling bike course that travels through some beautiful New England farm country in Amesbury and crossed into Newton New Hampshire. The 3.1 mile run is quick with a turn around at Woodsom Farm, the course will lead you right back into Lake Gardner where you will cross the finish line.
Individual Age Group: $75
Relay Team: $135
8am – Elites (Every 3 minutes another age group will start)
2017 Swim Waves:
8AM-Elites-Neon Green Cap
8:03AM-Male 34 and under White Cap
8:06AM-Male 35-44 Grey Cap
8:09AM-Female 34 and Under/Athenas/Relays Neon Pink Cap
8:12AM-Female 35-44 Powder Blue
8:15AM Female 45+ Purple Cap
8:18AM Male 45-54 and Clydesdale Silver Cap
8:21AM Male 55+ Dark Green
8:24AM Newbies Yellow Cap
Top three in each age group/division
Elites – $600 Cash Purse
Top 3 Male/Female Finishers (Not Elites)
Top 3 Clydesdale and Top 3 Athenas
First Place Relay – Female/Male/Co-Ed
19 and under – Male/Female
20-24 – Male/Female
25-29 – Male/Female
30-34 – Male/Female
35-39 – Male/Female
40-44 – Male/Female
45-49 – Male/Female
50-54 – Male/Female
55-59 – Male/Female
60-64 – Male/Female
65-69 – Male/Female
70+ – Male Female
*Female weight class (Athena) 165 pounds
*Male weight class (Clydesdale) 220 pounds
Packet Pickup Options:
Saturday July 7th(Race Morning): Lake Gardner, 80 High Street, Amesbury MA from 6am-8am.
All athletes will receive a custom male/female short sleeve custom shirt, a swim cap, virtual swag bag and unique finisher medal.
Additional Merchandise: Pint glasses available for pre-order with registration. Pint glasses and additional merchandise will be available for order on race day!
Kegs and Eggs!
Athletes will be entitled to a breakfast buffet catered by Every Little Breeze Catering.
Eggs, Sausage, Cranberry/Blueberry Bread and Fruit will be available.
Don’t forget to pre-order your custom DAM pint glass to enjoy some great beer provided by local vendors.