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Pacific Crest Endurance Sports Festival Beastman 72.3

Race Information

Date: June 29, 2019
Race Type: Triathlon
Bike Surface: Road
Drafting rules:? Non-drafting
Kids Race? *NOT* a kids' race
Course: 1.2 mile swim, 58 mile bike, 13.1 mile run
Start: 7:00 AM
Location: Sunriver, Oregon
Address: 57100 Beaver Dr, Sunriver, OR 97707
Contact: 360.574.7292    |    info@whyracingevents.com
Individual Price: $270
Team Price: $300
Date: June 29, 2019
Course: 1.2 mile swim, 58 mile bike, 13.1 mile run
Location: Sunriver, Oregon
Address: 57100 Beaver Dr, Sunriver, OR 97707

General Information

Registration fees included or disclosed up front?: Not specified whether registration/convenience fees are added.
Course Info: The main event, Beastman 72.3 is held on the Saturday. The Olympic shares a similar course. Note that courses are point to point.

WATER TEMPERATURE is expected to be between 62 ? 66 degrees. The temperature will be taken on Friday and the morning of the race. Wetsuits are recommended.

72.3 BEASTMAN SWIM ? 1.2mi - Participants will make two clockwise, diamond shaped loops in crystal clear Wickiup Reservoir, surrounded by the tranquil beauty of green forests and majestic mountains. Large buoys will mark the turn points. Kayakers will be positioned on the water to support the swimmers. Medical support will be present on the beach.

72.3 BEASTMAN BIKE ? 58 Miles: A scenic point-to-point course that travels over gently rolling hills prior to three hard climbs as you make your way around Mt. Bachelor. The bike course will be marked with large directional signage and there will be course marshals at key intersections to help direct you. Cyclists leave the transition zone and ride for approximately 3.15 miles and turn (left) onto FS Hwy 42. You will travel another 4.55 miles crossing the Deschutes River then turning right onto FS Hwy 46 (the Cascades Lakes Hwy). It?s now another 32.8 miles before making your next turn (right) onto FS Hwy 45. Within this section there will be long stretches of flat to gently rolling hills followed by three challenging climbs. It culminates with a 2.5-mile steep decline to the intersection of FS Hwys. 45 & 46. The decline flattens out considerably after making the turn onto FS Hwy 45, but continues for another 10 miles or so. After turning left onto FS Hwy 40 at about the 51.9-mile mark it is relatively flat the final 4.4 miles. ELEVATIONS: The first climb begins just past Elk Lake resort, approximately 27 miles into the bike. Just north of Elk Lake you will begin to climb for approximately 650 ft, passing Devils Lake before reaching a flat spot, then climb again to Todd Lake (elev. 6,150 ft). You will experience another flat spot, at about the 35-mile mark, before the final climb to the entrance of Mt. Bachelor (6,500 ft, about 38 miles into the ride). You will then enjoy a 14 mile + downhill ride, the first 2.5 miles being steep with a sharp 90 degree turn onto FS Hwy 45 (*see caution note below).

72.3 BEASTMAN RUN ? 13.1mi - A mostly flat loop course on widely paved bike paths that traverse through and around this beautiful and scenic destination resort (two hills total with a minimal elevation gain).

More: Pacific Crest Endurance Sports Festival has been dubbed one of the PREMIER events of it?s kind in the country. The triathlons are expected to sell out and it?s advised that athletes register AND make travel arrangements early. Come join us for a weekend of excitement in beautiful, sunny Central Oregon. The competition will be fierce and this is an event not to be missed!

Pacific Crest events begin Friday morning, with the competition and fun continuing into Sunday afternoon. The full, fun weekend includes Tour de Crest Bike Tours, 72.3 BEASTMAN, Olympic & Ultra-Sprint Triathlons, Duathlons & AquaBike, Marathon, Half-Marathon, 10k, 5k, 25K Trail Run and three kids events ? truly something for everyone!

Directions: SUNRIVER: is located approximately 15 miles South of Bend, Oregon just off Hwy. 97 in Central Oregon. 57100 Beaver Dr, Sunriver, OR 97707

Register: Click here

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