Callaway Gardens Sprint Triathlon
|Sunday, June 17, 2012
Callaway Gardens - Robin Lake Beach
Pine Mountain, Georgia 31822
Event Organizer Website
|Individuals - $65 until June 10th, $75 thereafter
Teams - $130 until June 10th, $150 thereafter
This highly successful 7th year triathlon is held entirely within the Callaway Gardens Resort. 70% of the 2011 participants were "first-timers"
1/4 mile around the perimeter of Robin Lake in 4 to 5 feet of water, even less, closer to the shore.
9 miles of gentle rolling terrain including Robin Lake Circle and Scenic Dr. An easy, but spectacularly scenic course.
2 miles around Robin Lake - totally flat.
This event is designed for those who have always wanted to do a triathlon but...
A. Don't swim well or not at all
B. Don't bike much or not at all
C. Don't like to run hilly courses
D. Do want to experience "the triathlon"
E. Want to escort their children in a triathlon
This event will have a large number of kid's. Their age groups include 7-8 - 9-10 11-12 and 13-14 - male and female. This category will also allow an escort (optional) to compete with them throughout the entire race. other categories include 15-19 in five year increments up to 70+ - male and female.
Plaques to the top three in each age group - male and female.
The Callaway Gardens Mountain Creek Inn @ Callaway Gardens (ask for the Fitness Series rate)
The Southern Pine Cottages @ Callaway Gardens
The Mounntain Creek Villas @ Callaway Gardens
Saturday 11AM to 6PM at the Mountain Creek Inn - Menaboni Center
First-Timer clinics @ 2/4PM Menaboni Conference Ctr. Sunday 6-7:45AM at the Pavilion - inside Callaway Gardens .
From Atlanta take I-85 south to I-185. Take I-185 to exit 42 (Hwy 27). Go left on Hwy 27, 11 miles to Pine Mountain. In Pine Mountain, go through 3 stop lights (1 mile) to Callaway Gardens beach entrance on your right. Go 1 mile past Callaway Gardens beach entrance to the Mountain Creek Inn on your left. ADMISSION TO CALLAWAY GARDENS FOR ATHLETES AND SPECTATORS: Athletes who register by deadline - receive complimentary Gardens admission Athletes who register late - receive half-price Gardens admission of $9 (Regular admission is $18) Spectators - receive half-price Gardens admission of $9, or $30 per vehicle (whichever is less)