Anchor Splash Oak Ridge
September 18, 2016Melton Hill Marina
"The BIG CHILL"
Oak Ridge, TnRace Start: 8:00 a.m.
Packet Pick up
Friday, Sept 16, 4 to 7pm. Fleet Feet Sports Knoxville. 11619 Parkside Drive, Knoxville
Saturday, Sept 17, noon until 6pm. Oak Ridge Rowing Center, 697 Melton Lake Drive, Oak Ridge.Sunday, Race site 6:30 to 7:30am
Water Temperature averages 70 degrees.
Big changes are in store for Anchor Splash, as the race moves to Oak Ridge Melton Hill Marina, making the RDE season finale an open water swim. 750 meter “point to point, with the current”, wet suit legal swim, 14 mile rolling bike course, and 4 mile flat run on the Melton Hill greenway. Greenlayer shirts and unique “Secret City” awards highlight the swag. Look for more information on this exciting new event as we get closer to the season. As in the previous two years, Double Grand Prix points will be awarded at Anchor Splash available toward Grand Prix series competition, with Grand Prix awards presented immediately following race awards. Delta Gamma sorority is the volunteer group, with proceeds going to Club Vibes. Expected participation—250.Course
Open water swim. 750 meter “point to point, with the current,” wet suit legal swim.
14 Mile rolling terrain course
4 Mile Greenway run
$30 Black Friday Weekend
December 1 thru January 31 Individuals $40, Relays $65
February 1 thru March 31 Individuals $50, Relays $65
April 1 thru August 28 Individuals $55, Relays $70
August 29 thru September 11 Individuals $65, Relays $85
Sept 12 thru Sept 17 Individuals $75, Relays $90
Day of race (Sept 18) Individuals $80, Relays $100