Columbus Challenge Race Director ~ Jen Shaver
When: Saturday August 10, 2013
Where: Tipton Lakes Marina, 6000 Tipton Lakes Blvd., Columbus, IN 47201
Race Start: 8:00 a.m.
Sprint Distance - Individual - $65 Non USAT Member / $53 USAT member
Sprint Distance - Relay Team- $105 (Deduct $12 per USAT Member)
Olympic Distance - Individual - $80 Non USAT Member / $68 USAT Member
PRINT & MAIL Registration Form
Sprint Distance - The race starts and finishes at Tipton Lakes Marina in Columbus, Indiana.
The swim is an out-and-back course starting at The Marina (0.5 mile).
The bike course consists of flat to rolling hills through the countryside of Bartholomew County (17.5 miles).
The run course is flat and on roads within beautiful Tipton Lakes residential area (3.1 miles).
Olympic Distance -
1500m Swim~ 25 mile Bike ~ 6.2 mile Run.
**The swim will be a time trail start rather than the wave start as in the past.
Participants will be numbered based on their swimming ability that was submitted when registering.
Food is available for purchase for those not registered to race.
Saturday, August 10th - 6:00 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. - Packet pickup and race day registration. There is a mandatory meeting at 7:30 a.m. for race participants. Transition will open at 6:00 a.m.
ID required to pick up race packet!
Parking:Parking is available along the streets of Tipton Lakes Neighborhood. Please do not park on residents grass and be respectful of not blocking driveways, etc.
Family Activities: Columbus Gymnastic Center and staff will be present on race day for entertainment for kids. There will also be a bounce house. We encourage spectators and will have bleachers available at the finish line.
In 2012, FFY awarded $135,000 in Scholarships.
For Sponsorship Opportunities contact Pica
940 N. Marr Road
First Financial Bank
ADDITIONAL PROMOTIONAL CONSIDERATION PROVIDED BY
Columbus Challenge Media Sponsors
Make your Columbus Challenge Experience truly Unforgettable by making it a weekend! Reward yourself, after the race by staying at beautiful Hotel Indigo in the heart of Downtown Columbus!
Call the Hotel directly at 812.375.9100 or online,and mention FFY Columbus Challenge or Group Code TRI when making your reservation
If your cheering section at The Challenge includes children, they deserve to a great time after your race! Your biggest "smallest" Fans will find the new Commons an Unexpected treat & the indoor playground featuring the 40-foot-high "Luckey Climber", totally Unforgettable!
Just across the street, visit kidscommons, a three story childrens'museum where kids can climb a building, make giant bubbles & even zoom down a giant toilet as they explore inside a Home! And for dessert simply go next door for some delicious homemade ice cream at Zaharakos, a restored Victorian Ice cream parlor!
Click below for a link to all downtown Restaurants
Volunteers receive a T-shirt, after race refreshments and tons of gratitude from athletes, staff & spectators!
Coming Soon, Columbus Challenge Volunteer Booklet! Brought to you By
Interested? Contact Karina Willats