Time: 8:00am (Race day packet pickup opens at 6:00am)
Location: Lake Gardner, Amesbury MA
The DAM Triathlon in its 5th year in existence is a sprint distance triathlon to be held on Saturday July 11, 2015 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 13 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 a 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.
8am - Elites (Every 3 minutes another age group will start)
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
Friday July 10th: Speedboard USA, 25 Oakland St, Amesbury MA from 12pm-7pm.
Saturday July 11th(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.
B&S Event Management has teamed up with the b Positive Project and created a co-brand t-shirt that you can pre-order when registering or purchase here.
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.
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