Hagerstown Sprint Triathlon – Course
Swim Course: The swim is in a 25 meter pool which is only 4 feet deep. Swimmers will complete 12 lengths (6 laps). Open/Elite Division will swim in their own lane and stay to the same side of their lane the entire swim. The age group and relay athletes will begin one at a time every 10 to 15 seconds swimming down and back in each lane before changing lanes. All lane changes are made at the same side of the pool where you begin. See the swim format HERE
Bike Course: The bike course is a loop on public roads. The course is slightly rolling with no major climbs and has wide shoulders for most of the loop. BIKE COURSE IS NOT CLOSED TO VEHICLE TRAFFIC. You must use caution and make your own judgement call when turning at each intersection. Volunteers are at the turns to ensure you know where to turn but will not be controlling traffic.
Run Course: The run is and out and back and is entirely in the park using the path and park road.
Transition Area: There is only one transition area on pavement for this event.