Huntington Beach Aquathon

(swim & run)

Date: May 30th 2015

Time: 8 a.m.

 

Distances

Sprint: 500 meter swim & 5K run

Olympic: 1000 meter swim & 10K run

 

 

 

 

Welcome to the Surf City Beach Sprint! This Huntington Beach event takes place on Huntington State Beach on May 30th 2015 at 8:00am. This epic course starts with a surf-start ocean swim, then an awesome run, and finishes with a post-race expo. Register early, as this annual event will sell-out! A surfrider foundation beach clean-up will round out this epic morning in Huntington Beach!

 

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Clydesdale / Athena Division
We have added both a Clydesdale and Athena Division for the triathlons and Aquathons.
Clydesdale is open for male triathletes over 200 pounds
Athena is open for female triathletes over 160 pounds

 

Event Details
Welcome to the 2015 Huntington Beach Aquathon! This early season event comes in both Sprint (500M Swim and 5K Run) and Olympic (1000M Swim and 10K Run) distances.
The Event starts at 0800am on Saturday, May 30th 2015.
Transition area will be provided and secured for athletes only, and will open at 0600am on race day.

 

Course
Both Swim distances will be performed in the ocean with a surf start. 5K will be a sand run, and the 10K will be on a paved path. Our event runs are a beach favorite!

 

Awards
Awards will be given to top three overall, top three overall female, top three overall male, and top AG M/F. We will also award top three under 15

 

T-Shirts / Medals
T-Shirts and Medals are given to all participants. The T-Shirts are very popular and will be for sale post race

 

Packet Pickup
All packets must be picked up prior to race day. The packet pickup location will be located Huntington Beach Dicks Sporting Goods and will be open from 2:00PM to 8:00PM the day before the race. Participants must pick up their own packets please.
Race expo during packet pick-up with local and national sponsors with samples, and last min race supplies.

 

Post Race Event
After the race we will have over local and national sponsors on-site with product samples and fun activities. Post Race food will be provided for all finishers.
While you are waiting for the awards ceremony, help give back and clean the beach during our Surfrider Foundation beach cleanup. At the 2012-2014 events we picked up over 1000 pounds of trash!

 

Parking
Participants are responsible for their own parking to get into parking lot. Pre-paid parking is available and recommended at checkout.

 

Directions
Event will take place on beautiful Huntington State Beach. The event will kick-off around the south side of the state beach near Brookhurst.

 

5K Run Event
This year we are proud to offer a Family Fun Run for those wishing to participate, but only want to run! Its a 5K course and will be on the same run course! This event will start at 0900am.

 

Be a Volunteer?
Want to be there on race day, but dont want to race? Come be a Tri the Beach volunteer! Over the years, we have had over a thousand volunteers at our events, and its an event by it self! Volunteers also receive event medals and special race crew t-shirts for helping out! Just register here!

 

Lifeguard Division
We are excited to offer a LIFEGUARD Division for this event! Come represent your department at this SWIM-RUN event. This category is for active lifeguards only.

 

Relay (2)
This popular race category allows two participants to complete the course as a relay. One person completes the swim, then the other takes over and completes the run.

 

 

 

 

Course Maps

Swim: 500 & 1000 Meter Course

Run: 5K and 10K Runs (5K is a beach run)