The Fat Clam Sprint Triathlon

Join us for the 2nd running of this super fun and challenging Sprint Triathlon!  Camp Westwood is excited to have us back!  Enjoy a calm and quiet .25 mile Fresh Water Swim in a pristine spring-fed reservoir; then challenge yourself on our hilly and rolling 12 Mile Road Bike on some newly paved roads; followed by a flat as a pancake 3 mile Run with a brief 1/4 mile trail cut-through to finish!  Hang around after for a post-race party and beer garden!

Wanna try the race as a relay – but short a few members of your team?  Email me – we match SWIMMERS, BIKERS, & RUNNERS and create TOTAL STRANGER RELAY TEAMS!!

Date

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Site

YMCA Camp Westwood, Coventry, RI

Race Information

Event Start Times

First wave enters the water at 8:00am

Event Entry Fees

SUPERSALE 10/1/15 thru 10/15/15
Sprint Individual- $50.00
Sprint Relay – $70.00

EARLY REGISTRATION 10/16/15 thru 4/30/15
Sprint Individual- $85.00
Sprint Relay – $125.00

LATE REGISTRATION – 5/1/15 thru 7/22/15
Sprint Individual – $100.00
Sprint Relay – $140.00

Add additional $10.00 for all in-person registrations

All Athletes must be active members of USA Triathlon or Purchase a One-Day License.

Important Race Info

The Fat Clam 2016 Important Race Info

EVENT TIMING!
Timing is provided by the TRIMOM Timing Company, using the latest in technology for fast, accurate results. Results will be available with minutes after you complete the event at the results kiosks located after the finish line! You will receive overall time, swim, T1, bike, T2, and Run! Final results will be available on the TRIMOM site!

THE FAT CLAM AMENITIES!
Event Shirts
Specialized Event Water Bottle
Finisher Medals

Water Stations at Mile 1 and 2
Incredible Volunteer Support
The TRIMOM Staff and Race Support Staff!!

THE COURSE!
The course begins with a 1/4 mile swim in beautiful Aquidneck Reservoir. Then followed by a single loop 11.8 mile rolling bike with same great climbs that will get you out of your saddle! The race concludes with a scenic 5K run thru the camp.

The Swim: The .25 mile fresh water lake. Wetsuits highly recommended.

The Bike: The bike course includes 11.8 miles of scenic roads winding, freshly paved through Coventry and West Greenwich. The course will begin at the camp and bikers will travel out of the camp and make a right onto Harkney Hill Road. Riders will then make a right onto Fish Hill Road and enjoy a challenging 2 mile climb through Big River Management Are and merge onto Weaver Hill Road. At the end of Weaver Hill, athletes will make a right onto Sharpe Road. At the end, athletes will make a right onto Route 102 North and climb and roll back to make a right onto Harkney Hill Road (Route 118). Continue back to the campground. The course is not closed to traffic. Athletes must stay to the far right at all times, unless passing another cyclist. Drafting is not permitted and will be enforced. Pass only on the left; do not pass any cyclist on their right.

The Run: The 3.1 mile out and back run winds around the campground. Electrolyte drink available at water stations.

TIMING CHIPS/SWIM CAPS: Will be distributed in your Race Package.
BODY MARKINGS: Please receive your Body Marking prior to entering the transition area.
POST-RACE PARTY/AWARDS – Post race food and awards ceremony located at "The Lodge" at Camp Westwood.
PHOTOGRAPHS: Your picture will be taken throughout the event and available for you to enjoy compliments of TRIMOM!

Packet Pickup and New Registrations

Pre-Registered Athlete Packet Pickup & New Registration Opportunities

PACKET PICKUP OPPORTUNITY #1
Friday, July 22nd from 3:00pm to 6:00pm - Providence Bicycle Warwick
PACKET PICKUP OPPORTUNITY #2
Saturday, July 23rd from 6:00am to 7:45 am - Camp Westwood

PLEASE BE AWARE
1. You must presents a PHOTO ID! NO EXCEPTIONS
2. YOU CANNOT PICK UP ANY OTHER ATHLETES PACKETS! NO EXCEPTIONS
3. ALL MINORS MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN! NO EXCEPTIONS!
4. YOU MUST PRESENT YOUR VALID USAT CARD, PRINTED TEMPORARAY MEMBERSHIP CARD, or SCREENSHOT FROM THE USAT APP! If you do not, you will be required to pay for a one-day license! NO EXCEPTIONS!

Event Parking

RACE DAY PARKING!
All Parking is at the race venue - CAMP WESTWOOD!

Athlete Amenities

All athletes will receive an event t-shirt, event water bottle and finisher medal. Please hang around after for our post-race party and beer garden for our athletes aged 21 and over!

Course Amenities

Visible mile markers at every mile.
Road arrows and turn signs to clearly mark the course.
Fluid stations at every mile on the run course.
Pre-Race and On Course Bike support provided by Providence Bicycle
Water is also available at the race start and finish line.
Top notch medical and volunteer support along course.
Sweeper Vehicle
All Athletes and volunteers over (21) receive (1) Complimentary Beer at The BikeStop Cafe! Enjoy great post-race fun with us!

Awards' Categories

The TRIMOM Timing Company will provide state-of the art chip-timing including individual splits and instant results available at kiosks at the finish!

RESULTS: Will be posted on the TRIMOM Site!

Results based on USA TRIATHLON Age-Up Rule – Age on 12/31 of Race year

Overall Winner Prizes: 
$150 TRIMOM Bucks to Overall Male and Female finishers! 
$125 TRIMOM Bucks to Second Male and Female finishers! 
$100.00 TRIMOM Bucks to Third Male and Female finishers!

AGE-GROUP CATEGORIES
$75.00 TRIMOM Bucks – 1st Age Group
$50.00 TRIMOM Bucks – 2nd Age Group
$25.00 TRIMOM Bucks – 3rd Age Group 

INDIVIDUAL AGE-GROUP CATEGORIES
12 and Under
13 to 15 Male/Female
16 to 19 Male/Female
20 to 24 Male/Female
25 to 29 Male/Female
30 to 34 Male/Female
35 to 39 Male/Female
40 to 44 Male/Female
45 to 49 Male/Female
50 to 54 Male/Female
55 to 59 Male/Female
60 to 64 Male/Female
65 to 69 Male/Female
70 to 74 Male/Female
75 +

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