Anchor Splash Sprint TriathlonSeptember 21st, 2014Student Aquatic Center, University of TennesseePacket pick up: TBA
Anchor Splash is the final race for the RDE Fleet Feet Sprint Grand Prix series, and, like in 2013, will again be a retro reverse race, with a run/bike/swim order of events. Similar course to the TriDeltathon, with a slightly shorter 300 yard short course swim. New for 2014 will be Bonus Grand Prix points available toward Fleet Feet Grand Prix series competition, with Fleet Feet Grand Prix awards presented immediately following race awards. Delta Gamma sorority is the volunteer group, with proceeds going to Club Vibes. Expected participation—200.
Mass start. The three mile run traverses campus, winding by Neyland Stadium and Thompson-Boling basketball arena. A fairly hilly run with water stops at miles 1 and 2. Run Course Map
A two lap tour of campus broken up by a flat "big ring" section on Neyland Drive.
Participants will swim up one lane, down another, up the next and continuing on as they traverse the pool for 300 yards. The finish line will be on the pool deck after the swim exit.
Early bird thru January 31 Individuals $35, Relays $60
February 1 thru March 16 Individuals $40, Relays $60
March 17 thru August 31 Individuals $45, Relays $60
Sept 1 thru Sept 14 Individuals $55, Relays $70
Sept 15 thru Sept 20 Individuals $65, Relays $80
Day of race (Sept 21) Individuals $70, Relays $85