2018 MUDWATER TRIATHLON & DUATHLON

The 2018 is history.  Thank you to all of our wonderful sponsors, volunteers and participating athletes!  Race results can be found within this Mudwater from the tp line menu or by clicking HERE.

The 14th Annual (2019) Mudwater Triathlon, Duathlon & Aquabike will be held on Sunday, July 14, 2019.  Registration will open in early 2019.

 

MUDWATER TITLE SPONSOR for the Last 10 Years:DONOVAN

ADDITIONAL 2018 SPONSORS:

Black Hills Energy, Bodyworx Physical Therapy, Bicycle X-Change Shops, First Gear Running Company, Timer Guys, Eddie U Massage, Highland  Diary, Hector Rios – OD, Chamois Butt’r, Wichita YMCA, XTERRA Wetsuits.

LOCATION – Lake Afton Park, Goddard, KS

Don’t let the name fool you. The water is really not that bad. Lake Afton Park is located approximately 20 minutes southwest of Wichita. From Wichita, take US Highway 54/400 west to 215th Street West (west edge of Goddard). Go south on 215th Street for three miles to MacArthur Road. Go west on MacArthur for two and a half miles to the west entrance of the park.

THE RACES AT MUDWATER (USAT Sanctioned)

DUATHLON: 5K run, 25K bike, 5K run

TRIATHLON: “Sprint” Distance – 750 m swim, 25K bike, 5K run

or “Olympic” Distance – 1500 m swim, 39K bike, 10K run

AQUABIKE: “Olympic” Distance – 1500 m swim, 39K bike

Races will start at 7:00 am

COURSES

Swim: An out and back pattern parallel to the shore along the swim area on west side of lake. Wave starts.
VIEW SWIM MAP

Bike: Sprint Tri/Du: Out (west) and back on MacArthur Road – moderately rolling hills.
VIEW BIKE MAP

Olympic: Loop Course with moderately rolling hills and a long climb.
VIEW OLYMPIC BIKE MAP

Run: Flat, fast paved park road. Water stations at three points on the run.
VIEW RUN MAP

VIEW TRANSITION AREA MAP

 

COSTS

Duathlon: TBD

Triathlon (Sprint): TBD

Triathlon (Olympic) & Aquabike: TBD

Team Triathlon (Sprint Only): TBD

* Non-USAT members will be required to pay an additional $15 for a Single Day Membership .  Each non-USAT members in a team will be required to the Single Day membership fee. USAT members will be required to show current USAT Card and photo ID at packet pickup.

Registration packets will contain a technical T-shirts, a logo swim cap (triathlons), product samples, and informational flyers.

WE CAN NOT OFFER REFUNDS. IF YOU CAN NOT RACE FOR SOME REASON, PLEASE E-MAIL mudwater@ksrvtc.com IN ADVANCE OF THE RACE DATE AND REQUEST A DEFERRAL OR SUBSTITUTION.

AWARDS

Overall – There will be awards for overall First, Second & Third place finishers in the Triathlon, Duathlon and Team Triathlon & Aquabike. There will also be age group as follows:

Triathlon – Medals will be awarded to first, second and third place finishers in 5-year age groups; both Male & Female, based on the age you will be on December 31 of the current year (USAT rules). Groups are in 5-year increments as follows: under 19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and and so on as deemed necessary by the age of registrants.

Duathlon – Medals will be awarded to first, second and third place finishers in 5-year increments, both Male & Female, based on the age you will be on December 31 of the current year (USAT rules). Groups are in 5-year increments as follows: under 19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and so on as deemed necessary by the age of registrants.

Aquabike – Medals will be awarded to first, second and third place finishers in 5-year increments, both Male & Female, based on the age you will be on December 31 of the current year (USAT rules). Groups are in 5-year increments as follows: under 19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and so on as deemed necessary by the age of registrants.

Teams – Based on the number and mix of teams registrations, there may or may not be specific award categories (i.e – Female Teams, Male Teams, Mixed Teams). For sure, medals will be presented to first, second and third place finishing teams.

We have lots of drawings for prizes as well.