YEE HAW! Welcome to the 2015 Ghost Town Spring Triathlon, Sprint Duathlon and 5k – The PERFECT way to kick-off your triathlon season with swim at Pratt Aquatic Center, fast bike through the roads west of Tooele, and run throughout town.
The sprint distance triathlon consists of a 300 yard swim, 15 mile bike, and 3 mile run.
The sprint distance duathlon consists of a 2 mile run, 15 mile bike, 2 mile run.
Join us after the race for overall and age-group awards, random prizes from our sponsors, pizza and post race food by Pyro Maniacs Wood fire pizza!, and a beautiful day of racing!
Every participant receives a sweet Ghost Town race T-shirt, Cowboy hat, chip timing, sweet finisher medal, and post race food.
This event is a 2015 TriUtah qualifying race for the Utah State Triathlon Championship in Ogden Utah this September.
The swim is 300 yards with athletes starting single file, jumping feet first, one at a time, and swimming 50 yards, then crossing lanes.
Below is a link for the triathlon Bike and Run Map. The duathlon run course turns around at mile 1 of the run. The bike course for both the triathlon and the duathlon are the same.
UPDATED BIKE COURSE: Due to the construction along Main Street, the bike course has been modified to 3 laps of 4.3 miles. Below is a map of the revised route.
Schedule of Events
Wednesday, April 22nd 6-8pm – Packet Pickup SBR CYCLES – 858 South State Street, Orem, UT
Thursday, April 23rd 6-8pm - Packet Pickup at Wasatch Running – 9000 South, State Street, Sandy, UT
Saturday, April 25th – RACE DAY!!
6:30am – Packet Pick-up, Transition Opens, Timing Chip Pickup – Pratt Aquatic Center (race start)
8:00am – Transition Closes
8:10am - Team Kid Courage Start – we ask all athletes to join us as we cheer on the amazing athletes from Team Kid Courage!
8:30am – OFFICIAL RACE START for the Tri & 5k!! NOTE THE NEW START TIME
9:30am – 5k awards
10:30am – Triathlon & Duathlon Awards
Every finisher will receive a sweet Ghost Town T-shirt, Cowboy Hat, finisher medal, post race meal, drinks, music, and great post race atmosphere!
The Ghost Town Triathlon is a USA Triathlon Sanctioned Event and will have a certified USA Triathlon official on course ensuring your safety and rule etiquette.