WHAT: XTERRA Fort Custer
WHEN: September 29, 2019
WHERE: Fort Custer State Recreation Area, 5163 Fort Custer Drive, Augusta, MI 49012 (map it)
3rd Annual XTERRA Fort Custer Off Road Triathlon, Duathlon and XTERRA Trail Run event. Event includes short course triathlon, Duathlon and 7.0 Mile Trail Run. Great venue plenty of parking with no long distances to walk. The 2019 event will be for 2020 points. This is a late in the year event but we've had very good weather.
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Q: Does the event have same day registration?
A: NO SAME DAY REGISTRATIONS.
Q: Is the Course Challenging?
A: Yes this event is nearly all single track. Trail winds through wooded sections with plenty of hills and turns. The run trail is one of the best around.
Q: Is the swim 1 or 2 laps?
A: This is a two loop swim of .for a total of 400 meters
Q: Do I need a State Park Sticker? Y
A: Yes, the Fort Custer State Recreation Area requires a Michigan Passport sticker on your license plate or the purchase of a singe day pass to get into the State Park.
Schedule of Events
|8:00am||Day Of Packet Pickup|
|8:30am - 9:00am||Transition Area Open|
|10:00am||Mass Swim Start|
|10:00am||Trail Run Start|
*All events start at same time at same start lines.
Course Info - XTERRA Triathlon
Distances: 800 meter swim | 11 miles mountain bike | 3.2 miles trail run
Swim: Two loop 800 meter swim. One wave everyone goes.
Bike: 11 miles SWMMBA takes great care of the trails. These are world class trials.
Run: 3.2 mile run on single track trails.
Course Info - XTERRA Duathlon
Distances: 2 Mile Run| 11 Mile Mountain Bike | 3.2 Mile Trail Run
Run #1: 2 mile small loop out then back to transition.
Bike: 11 mile (Same route as Triathlon Course).
Run #2: 3.2 mile run (Same route as Triathlon).
TRIATHLON & DUATHLON REGISTRATION FEES
|1/11/2019 (Opening Day)||$65|
|1/14/2019 to 4/30/2019||$80|
|5/1/2019 to 8/31/2019||$85|
|9/1/2019 to 9/21/2019||$90|
|9/22/2019 to 9/27/2019||$95|
TRAIL RUN REGISTRATION FEES
|1/13/2019 (Opening Day)||$35|
|1/14/2019 to 5/31/2019||$40|
|6/1/2019 to 8/31/2019||$45|
|9/1/2019 to 9/27/2019||$50|