QUESTION: What temperature water permits the use of wetsuits for the race?
ANSWER: USAT rules state that competitors may wear wetsuits if the water temperature is 78° or lower. USAT rules also state that if the water temperature is between 78.1° - 83.9°, competitors may wear wetsuits but will not be eligible for awards. If the water temperature is 84° or above, participants may not wear wetsuits.
QUESTION: I am interested in participating but have never done a triathlon or duathlon before. Is this race beginner-friendly?
ANSWER: Absolutely! This is the perfect race for a beginner!
QUESTION: What is the difference between the sprint triathlon and sprint duathlon categories?
ANSWER: The sprint triathlon includes a 500 yard swim, 13.1 mile bike, and a 3.1 mile run. The sprint duathlon includes a 1 mile run, 13.1 mile bike, and a 3.1 mile run.
QUESTION: What exactly is the relay option?
ANSWER: The relay option allows you to participate with up to 2 additional teammates. Each teammate can participate in at least 1 portion of the race event. Remember that if you choose this option, it will cost an additional $25 per teammate.
QUESTION: Are there any race rules that I need to know?
ANSWER: Great question! Please click on the "Race Rules" button for more information.
QUESTION: Can my family and friends attend the event?
ANSWER: Definitely! We encourage you to invite your friends and family to the event. There is a plenty of room for spectators to set up chairs and watch the swimming and running portions.
QUESTION: How can I volunteer to help with the race?
ANSWER: Please click on the "I Want to Volunteer" button below and complete the form. In the subject line on the form, please type Volunteer ROR 2017. Thank you in advance!
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