Fort Yargo


XTERRA Fort Yargo

Fort Yargo State Park

April 27, 2019




WHAT:   XTERRA Fort Yargo

WHEN:  April 27, 2019

WHERE: Fort Yargo State Park - 210 South Broad Street, Winder, GA 30680 (map it)  

XTERRA Fort Yargo is held on of the most popular trail systems in the area and will take place on Saturday, April 27th, 2019 at Fort Yargo State Park in Winder, Georgia (just on the outskirts of Atlanta).  The race will start off with a 1/2 mile swim on the beautiful lake that is the centerpiece of the park and then will hit the bike trails with a 10-mile challenging course followed by a 5 mile run on that uses many of the same trails and ends up back at the start finish area. 




Distances: .5 Mile Swim | 10 Mile Mountain Bike | 5 Mile Trail Run

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For XTERRA Fort Yargo race questions please contact David Berger:   info [at] or  352-873-9279.

Note: Please do not contact for questions about this specific race.  Use the email and/or number provided here.


Volunteers needed (course marshals, registration help), please contact Dave at info [at]

Race Info

Schedule of Events

Friday, April 26th 

3pm - 5pm Early packet pick up at race site


Saturday, April 27th 

6:30am Packet pick up 
6:30am - 8:00am Transition area open
8:00am Race start

All participants must present a picture ID plus either a current valid USAT license or purchase a temporary one day USAT license at registration for $15.

USAT rules state that competitors may wear wetsuits if the water temperature is 78 degrees or lower. USAT rules also state that if the water temperature is between 78.1 - 83.9 degrees, competitors may wear wetsuits but will not be eligible for awards. If the water temperature is 84 degrees or above, participants may not wear wetsuits.
Water temperature will be tested on race morning.

Pre-entry deadline of 10pm Eastern time on Thursday before event = $60 Individual  / $120 Relay Team Day of entries are accepted but $10 late fee applies.

Course Info - XTERRA Triathlon

Distances: .5 Mile Swim | 10 Mile Mountain Bike | 5 Mile Trail Run

The swim course will start and finish on the west side of the lake, the first time taken will be after transition to the bike leg.  The bike leg will begin as the riders leave the transition and head out to the bike trails following the "Blue" XTERRA arrows and then return to the finish line area and then into transition.  The run will follow a similar route as the bikes for the first half of the course "Red" arrows and will include numerous turns through the trails and then will break out on to the hiking trail to  complete the course back to the start finish.

Swim map:  Click to enlarge the map

​​Fort Yargo Swim Map


Bike map:  Click to enlarge the map

Fort Yargo Bike Map

Run mapClick to enlarge the map

Fort Yargo Swim Map




Medals to the following classes: (awards presentation will take place as soon as possible, usually around 11am to 11:30am)
Relay Team
Men 15-19
Men 20-29
Men 30-34
Men 35-39
Men 40-44
Men 45-49
Men 50-54
Men 55-59
Men 60-69
Men 70+
Women 15-19
Women 20-29
Women 30-34
Women 35-39
Women 40-44
Women 45-49
Women 50-54
Women 55-59
Women 60+
Physically Challenged.

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