Surf & Turf Triathlon Myrtle Beach 2013
Event #17 of the AAA Car Care South Carolina Triathlon Series
Saturday, September 14, 2013
Plyler Park - Myrtle Beach, SC
1500 meter Swim
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 7:00 AM
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THE BAREFOOT TRIATHLON HAS CHANGED VENUES. THIS EVENT IS NOW CALLED THE SURF & TURF TRIATHLON MYRTLE BEACH
The Surf & Turf Triathlon Myrtle Beach will feature a with-the-current ocean swim, a flat and fast bike ride along the world famous "Myrtle Beach Strip" and a flat run along the newly constructed Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. With a finish in the heart of Myrtle Beach at Pyler Park this triathlon will give athletes a chance to race in the middle of one of the world's most famous beaches.
This event benefits the SADS Foundation.
All SCTS events benefit the SADS (Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes) Foundation. Sudden arrhythmia death syndromes are genetic heart conditions that can cause sudden death in young, apparently healthy people. These conditions can be treated and deaths can be prevented.
Please consider a donation to this worthy cause during your registration process.
To learn more about SADS visit their web site at www.sads.org
Event Site Rules
This event is limited to the first 400 registrations.
The Suf and Turf Triathlon Myrtle Beach is a USA Triathlon sanctioned event. All USAT rules will apply.
Cut off Times
All participants must complete the event within 4 hours of the start of the final swim wave. Event officials reserve the right to pull any athlete from the course if it appears he/ she will not complete the event within the posted cut off time.
The minimum age allowed for participating in this event as an individual is 15 years of age.
The Surf & Turf Triathlon Myrtle Beach will be timed using the ChampionChip Tming System.
(5 splits provided)
Friday September 13, 2013 (4:00 - 6:00 PM)
Black Dog Running Company
515 Highway 501 Unit C
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Saturday September 14, 2013 (5:30-6:30 AM)
N. Ocean Blvd.
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Note: Participants must collect his/ her own event packets. This rule applies to relay team members as well. Photo ID is required in order to collect event materials. NO ID = NO EVENT. ALL USAT annual members must show a valid USAT membership card or pay the one day membership fee ($12)
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Policies and Refunds
This event accepts refunds of 50% of the paid event price up to 14 days prior to the event date or until the event has filled. Event entries are not transferable between persons, events or years. NO EXCEPTIONS will be made to this policy.
The refund cutoff date was Saturday, August 31, 2013 and has passed. No further refunds requests will be accepted for this event.
In the event of inclement the following procedures will be followed:
- The event will be postponed until 7:30AM in hopes the inclement weather will pass.
- If inclement weather does not pass at 7:30AM the event will be changed to a duathlon with a time trial start 26 mile Bike, 10 km Run format.
- If a duathlon is not possible the event will be cancelled and a 50% credit will be issued for all registered participants into the 2014 event. No refunds will be issued if the event is cancelled due to inclement weather.
- If the event is cancelled due to inclement weather prior to event weekend a 50% credit will be issued for all registered participants into the 2014 event. No refunds will be issued if the event is cancelled due to inclement weather.
Purchase Event Photos
Tricycle Studios is the Official Photographer of the South Carolina Triathlon Series!
Their photographers will be attending this event capturing images throughout the race course.
Athletes will receive a customized email after the race, complete with race stats, and automated links to find your images. You may also go directly to the Tricycle Studios website to review their custom products, and purchase your photos from this and other Set Up Events.
Tricycle Studios | a Bird's Eye View, Inc. Company | 540-358-0001 | email@example.com
Click HERE to view the possible jobs you may have at this event.
If you are interested in volunteering for this event please fill out the volunteer requet form below.
Age Group Results
Click HERE for Category Results.
Thanks for making this event your first triathlon! There are many more people like yourself who will be racing this type of event for the first time. Below are links to information that you will want to review before race weekend.
Race Number & Body Marking
USAT Triathlon Rules
Water Temperature & Wetsuits
Do you still have questions? If so please review these FAQ's. If you still have questions after reviewing this information please click here.
Myrtle Beach Triathlon Club
This event is hosted in conjunction with the Myrtle Beach Triathlon Club. All current club members will receive a $10 discount code to be applied to the event. Contact club officials for the discount code.
Awards will be given to the Top 3 in each of the following divisions:
- Open (M & F)
- Masters Open (M & F)
- Age Groups (M & F): 15 & Under, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85 & Over
- Master Clydesdale
- ParaTriathlete (M & F)
- Novice (M & F)
- Co-Ed Relay (Top 3)
Click HERE to learn more about each of the divisions listed above.