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Time: September 2, 2012 from 8am to 2pm
Location: Grand Traverse Resort & Spa
Street: 100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd.
Website or Map: http://www.grandtraverseresor…
Event Type: sports
Organized By: Grand Traverse Resort & Spa
Latest Activity: Nov 21, 2012
There are two triathlon races:
Olympic: 1.5-kilometer swim ~ 26-mile bike ~ 6.2-mile run.
Sprint: 500-meter swim ~ 16.4-mile bike ~ 3.1-mile run.
Swim: Athletes gather at the private beach on East Grand Traverse Bay and swim in the crystal clear and shallow waters of the the Bay.
Bike: The road course takes cyclists through the dense woods of Deepwater Point residential area, across US-31 and into the rolling, orchard-filled countryside north of the Resort.
Run: Athletes run the perimeter of the Resort property. Olympic distance competitors also venture into the nearby countryside.
$80 per athlete (Olympic or Sprint) online; $100 on site (cash only).
Acme is just north of Traverse City on US-31.