Patriots Long Course Triathlon Half

Race Information

Date: September 7, 2019
Race Type: Triathlon
Bike Surface: Road
Drafting rules:? Non-drafting
Kids Race? *NOT* a kids' race
Course: 1.2 mile swim, 57 mile bike, 13.1 mile run
Start: 7:00 AM
Location: Williamsburg, Virginia
Address: 2217 Jamestown Road
Contact: 7575709934    |    races@kineticmultisports.com
Individual Price: varies by date, sign-up early for best prices
Team Price: varies by date, sign-up early for best prices
Date: September 7, 2019
Course: 1.2 mile swim, 57 mile bike, 13.1 mile run
Location: Williamsburg, Virginia
Address: 2217 Jamestown Road

General Information

Registration fees included or disclosed up front?: Not specified whether registration/convenience fees are added.
Course Info: The Patriot's Half: Located on the James River next to the Jamestown settlement, centerpiece for the 400th celebration of Jamestown. Just minutes from I-64 in Williamsburg, VA the Patriot?s Half is a must do event. After a 1.2 mile swim in the James River athletes will ride through 58 miles of rural countryside on mostly flat terrain and good pavement. Once you have laced up your running shoes you?ll be treated to a flat and fast 13.1 mile run on a combination of bike paths and jogging trails.rnrnThis event features a Tri-Blend Crew Style T-shirts, Custom Race Socks, Finisher?s Medals, Professional DJ, Bounce House and a post race meal.rnrnBe sure to even get in a day or two early to get your race packet, check out the race site and experience experience all that the greater Williamsburg area has to offer, including modern attractions, amusements, and historical sites from Jamestown to Yorktown.rnrnArnrnRace Informationrn-This is a USA Triathlon sanctioned event. Click HERE for a brief description of common USAT rules and how you can avoid getting a penalty in this event.rn-This event allows a one time deferral of your registration to the following years event. Athletes can do this through their profile by paying a $20 deferral fee until the Tuesday prior to the event. Sorry, but refunds are not allowed for this, or any Kinetic Multisports event.rn-Race Registration Insurance is available during race registration check out.
Aquabike and Relays are also options during the registration process.

More: Swim: The swim course is a 1.2 mile rectangular course in the brackish James River. The start and finish are located at the new Jamestown Beach Event Park next to ferry. The water temperature is expected to be in the upper 70?s. A preliminary water temperature will be posted on the website on the Thursday prior to the event. An official reading will be taken race morning. There is a current in this swim course, be sure to practice swimming across currents and how to take advantage of them.rnrnBike: The bike course is fast and mostly flat. There are a couple rollers and sections of false flat on this course but you can ride the entire way in your big ring. There are 3 water bottle hand offs on the course at miles 15, 30, and 44 (Deer park water sport caps). Please plan your fluid intake accordingly as there will be 12 miles to ride from the last hand off to the bike finish. Yes, the bike is 58 miles, not 56. It?s a long story, ask us in person about it sometime.rnrnRun: The run course is FANTASTIC and one of the most popular in the Series! This course is a combination of asphalt bike paths, wooden bridges and VERY well maintained pea gravel and mulched jogging trails. There is not a hill anywhere on this course. It is a 2 loop course with well stocked aid stations at least every mile throughout. Each aid station will have water, Gatorade, ice, flat Coke, Chex mix, oranges, bananas, sweet candy and a porta jon.rnrnAQUA BIKE Category is available for Men & Women! To register for the Aqua Bike category you will find it as a category of the Triathlon!rnrnPost Race Food: Come ready to race and leave full and tired. We will have pizza, watermelon and other post race food available. You can even do your cool down at Busch Gardens or Water Country!

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STConcierge at February 21, 2019 12:42 PM
feman1989 at February 20, 2019 10:23 AM