The Chattanooga Track Club

Promoting Running and Fitness in Chattanooga

BMW of Chattanooga Waterfront Triathlon - Sunday, July 15, 2007
Hosted By: CTC
ROY Event
The schedule of specific events for this race have not been posted.
 
Race Director: Bill Brock  :: bbrock@tech-projects.com  
Details View All
Overview Contact Info Course Info Registration Sponsors Website

 

Brief Overview

The intermediate distance BMW of Chattanooga Waterfront Triathlon features a 1.5k swim down the Tennessee River, a 40k bike along Highway 27, and a 10k race along the Riverwalk. The event will be centered around the swim/bike/run transition area located at Ross’s Landing, next to the Tennessee Aquarium.


Chattanooga Triathlon Recognized as USA Triathlon Regional Championship

The BMW of Chattanooga Waterfront Triathlon will be designated as a Regional Championship.  As a Regional Championship, the race will be used as a qualifier for the USAT National Age Group Championship in 2008, being held in Portland, Oregon (date to be announced.)  Any athlete that finishes in the top 33% or top five finishers (whichever is greater) in each age group will qualify for the National Age Group Championship.



The BMW of Chattanooga Waterfront Triathlon will ALSO be used as a 2008 Short Course Triathlon World Championship Qualifier for Vancouver, Canada (June 7-8). 

2007 Regional Championship selected events will be used to fill an additional 10 slots per age group (one per region). The top age group winner will qualify for the 2008 World Championships with slots rolling down to 3rd place. Age group winners will have two weeks to secure their slot. If the age group winner declines their Worlds slot, the roll down process will begin. The roll down process will be given a two week deadline from the deadline date of the age group winner.


Sponsors of the BMW of Chattanooga Waterfront Triathlon include BMW of Chattanooga, Outdoor Chattanooga, Coca-Cola, Dasani, PowerAde, Hammer Nutrition, Quintana Roo, ACME Multisports, Hennen’s and Big River Grille, East Ridge Bicycle Shop, Rock Creek Outfitters, Frontrunner Athletics, McKee Foods, CocaCola, U.S. Stove, Tollhouse, ThaiSmile, Comcast, ColdStone Creamery, Technology Projects, Fire Eye Productions, Adams Masonry, and Davis & Davis Rugs.

 

Web Site:

http://www.team-magic.com/tmtri/chattri.htm

 

Contact Info

Race Director: Bill Brock  :: bbrock@tech-projects.com 

Team Magic: races@team-magic.com

 

Registration

Registration has closed.

 

Sponsors

 

Course Info

1.5k swim / 40k bike / 10k run

SWIM COURSE: The swim course is 1.5k point-to-point in the Tennessee River.  The swim will go with the current.

BIKE COURSE:
The new 2007 bike course leaves the transition left onto Riverfront Parkway, left onto ML King, onto Hwy 27 North, turnaround just before Hwy 153, exit Hwy 27 onto ML King, right on ML King, right on Riverside/Riverfront, end at Transition at Ross Landing Park

RUN COURSE:
The 10k run course is an out-and-back course through part of downtown and on the Riverwalk.

 

Sponsored By:


ABOUT SSL CERTIFICATES

Chattanooga Track Club • 1014 Dallas Road • Suite 101 • Chattanooga, TN 37405 • (423) 842-6265