Race Details & Pricing

Race Distances

  Swim Bike Run
Half 1.2 Miles 56 miles 13.1 miles
Olympic 1500 meters 40K 10K
Sprint 750 meters 12 miles 5K

(Aquabike division is swim and bike only; no run!)

Race Amenities

  • Technical shirt 
  • Sweet Finisher medals
  • Race headwear
  • Accurate swim, bike and run splits 
  • 2 Gatorade bottle handoffs on bike 
  • Gatorade at run aid stations 
  • Post race food
  • Race photos from Competition Imaging
  • Race swim cap

Registration Fees

The registration fees below do not include online processing charges or the $15 USAT membership fee. All participants must have a USAT membership license or must purchase a $15 one day USAT insurance policy, this may be purchased along with registration or at packet pickup.
Purchase an annual USAT license.

Walk up registrations, if available, must be paid by cash or check. No credit cards will be accepted. REGISTER AGE AS OF December 31 current year.

An online processing fee will be applied by RaceIt at checkout.

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Shirt order is due Sep 12. Athletes registering after this date are not guaranteed a shirt and must check back after the close of packet pickup for shirt availability.

2016

EARLY BIRD:
Open - May 11

May 12 -
July 13

July 13 -
Aug 17

Aug 18 - Sep 14 8pm

Sprint Individual, Clydesdale, Athena $65 $75  $85  $95 
Sprint Aquabike $60 $70 $80 $90
Sprint 2 Person Relay* $105 $110 $115 $120
Sprint 3 Person Relay* $126 $135 $144 $156
Olympic Individual, Clydesdale, Athena
$89 $99 $109 $119
Olympic
2 Person Relay*
$129 $139 $149 $159
Olympic
3 Person Relay*
$159 $168 $180 $189
Olympic
Aquabike
$79 $89 $99 $109
Half Iron
Individual, Clydesdale, Athena
$175 $185 $199 $215
Half Iron
2 Person Relay*
$225 $235 $249 $265
Half Iron
3 Person Relay*
$255 $267 $279 $294
Half Iron
Aquabike
$170 $180 $194 $210

*Relays pricing shown as team total; individuals register separately for their share.

Race Cap

500

8 hour cut off time will be enforced from the start of the last Half-Iron wave. 

Awards

Please note the race director reserves the right to add or delete the number of awards in age group categories prior to race day based on registrants in that category 2 weeks prior to race day. Awards will not be mailed out.

  • Top 3 overall Male and Female
  • Age groups (3 deep) Male and Female: 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over
  • Top 3 Aquabike Male and Female
  • Top 3 Relays ( Includes All relay divisions )

Wetsuits/Swim Waves

Wetsuits will only be allowed if the water temperature is below 78.0 degrees Fahrenheit. If the water temperature exceeds 78.0 degrees but is less than 84.0 degrees, an athlete may wear a wetsuit but WILL BE INELIGIBLE for awards and national ranking consideration. If the water temperature is 84.0 degrees or higher, the use of wetsuits is strictly prohibited. The USAT Official will take readings before the race and make a determination about wetsuits. James River water temperatures can range anywhere from 75.0 degres to 80.0 degrees this time of year.

Swim heats are 5 minutes apart. The swim cutoff time is 70 minutes. Cap colors and wave assignments subject to change according to final registration numbers

Final Swim Waves are determined at the close of online registration. We plan on:

Half:

  • Wave 1 - Men 39 & Under + Male Aquabike - Yellow caps
  • Wave 2 - Men 40 & Over - White caps
  • Wave 3 - All Women, Relays, Female Aquabike - Pink caps

Olympic:

  • Wave 4 -Men 39 & Under + Male Aquabike - Yellow caps
  • Wave 5 - Men 40 & Over - White caps
  • Wave 6 - All Women, Relays, Female Aquabike - Pink caps
Sprint
  • Waves TBA

Additional Information

  • This is a USAT Sanctioned race. Learn More »
  • Drafting is prohibited and penalties will be handed out.
  • The race will go on rain or shine.
  • The race director reserves the right to alter the event for any reason.