Binghamton 2014 Sprint Triathlon
Saturday, May 10
Packet Pick Up - Please pick up race packets the morning of the race beginning at 7:45 a.m. in parking
lot G (behind the West Gym)
Mandatory Pre-Race Meeting - All racers must report to the morning meeting at 8:45 a.m. in parking lot G.
The race begins promptly at 9 a.m.
Parking is available on campus in lot F in front of the Events Center.
Course and Distance
400-yd swim in the West Gym pool
10.2-mi bike ride in the suburbs (with hills) on an open course
5K run through campus
**Helmets are mandatory!
Wetsuits are not permitted
Headphones/music players are not permitted
Participants must follow traffic rules of the road
Start/finish lines and transition points are located in parking lot G.
Timing and Results
Volunteers from the Triple Cities Runners Club, the Broome County Triathlon Club, the Department of Health & Wellness Studies, as well as Binghamton University student volunteers will be stationed throughout the race course. Fast Finishes will be timing the event by way of IPICO race chips. Race results will be processed at the end of the event and posted on site. Photos and race results will be posted on the web after the event.
Relays can be made up of three individuals, any age and gender. Each member will complete one leg of the race (swim, bike or run). Each participant must complete an entry form. All three relay forms must be submitted together.
Pre-registration is REQUIRED. There will be NO registration the day of the event. All participants must complete and return the registration and consent form. Entrants must be 13 years of age or older.
Register in person at the Recreation Center, East Gym front desk until May 7. The Recreation Center is open Monday – Friday 5:45 a.m. -11:30 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m. -10 p.m.
Mailed entries must be postmarked by April 28. Please mail registrations to:
Binghamton University, Recreation
PO Box 6000 - East Gym
Binghamton, NY 13902-6000
Fee includes race and post-race refreshments. Early bird registration ends on April 11. Regular rates in effect April 12 - May 7.
|Binghamton University Students (w/ID card)||$20.00||$25.00|
|Relay (spaces limited)||$65.00||$75.00|
Please mail check with registration form. Make check payable to "Binghamton University."
There will be a very limited number of race t-shirts available at the event. Participants are encouraged to pre-order a t-shirt with registration. Indicate size on the registration form.
All proceeds from this event will benefit the Binghamton University Eating Awareness Committee.
Prizes will be awarded to:
- Male & Female 1st, 2nd & 3rd place
- First place Male & Female Binghamton University student
- First place in each age category:
- 70 and up
- Relay – 1st place male team, female team & mixed team
T-shirts, refreshments and prizes sponsored by Sodexo Campus Services and Embroidery & Screen Printing Network.
Weather and Water
Participants should be dressed accordingly for activity and weather conditions. A water station will be available at the transition point and start/finish line.
For more race information contact Harry Back, 607-777-3392.
For registration information contact Cindy Cowden, 607-777-3125.
Forms and Maps
The 2013 Binghamton University sprint triathlon was a great success! Thank you to all the athletes and volunteers that helped make this a great event.