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Hope Tri

Race Details
 
Events:

Hope Tri

: Swim ΒΌ Mile, Bike 13 Miles, Run 3.2 Miles

Hope Tri

Kids Race
: .Fun Run
Race Date: Saturday, July 06, 2013
Start Time: 8:00 am
Entry Fee: $50
Location: Hobbs Pond
Address: Pond Road
City/State/Zip: Hope, Maine 04847
Country: USA
Phone: 207-236-3375
E-Mail: jwood@penbayymca.org
Registration: http://www.imathlete.com/event...
Race Website: http://www.imathlete.com/event...
 
Description: This popular sprint-distance triathlon is an affordable, friendly, small-town event with a beautiful and challenging course in a rural setting. This is a grassroots race with a welcoming, casual atmosphere, making it a great one for beginners. Chip timing, tech shirts for all participants, custom awards, a tough course, and a solid field of competitors all add to its appeal to seasoned athletes, too.
Course Info:

The race starts with a quarter mile swim in the crystal clear and warm waters of Hobbs Pond. The 13-mile bike loop takes racers through the center of Hope village, into Camden, and back to Hope via the infamous Barnestown hill--a steep and long uphill stretch that rewards cyclists with a long smooth downhill through a scenic farm almost all the way to the finish. The 3.2-mile run is also challenging and beautiful, a loop on rural roads with a couple of steep hills. The transition area is perfect, flat and grassy, right next to the swim exit and the road.

Directions: http://goo.gl/maps/3Amm4
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