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9th Annual Watauga Lake Triathlon

August 17, 2013 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The 9th Annual Watauga Lake Triathlon will take place at 8:00am on Saturday, August 17, 2013, in Butler, TN, half way between Boone, NC and Elizabethton, TN.

Triathlon participants meet at ‘Sugar Grove Baptist Church’; 838 Sugar Grove Baptist Church Road, Butler, Tennessee 37640

Registration begins at 6:30am- race starts at 8am
For additional information contact Scott Vandevier (828)963-3867 or visit (early registration can also be completed through ‘‘ found on website).

Triathlon involves 1000 meter swim; 35 kilometer bike; and 8 kilometer run.

Prizes awarded! Outdoor physical activity enthusiasts; please join us for this spectacular event that takes place in the breathtakingly beautiful Appalachian Mountains of East Tennessee!

ONLINE REGISTRATION will be available until Thursday, August 15th at midnight.

ON-SITE REGISTRATION on race day begins at 6:30am and closes at 7:30am.

PLEASE REMEMBER: This is a USA Triathlon (USAT) sanctioned event. Current USAT members will need to show their membership card and photo ID when they pick up their race packet. Non-USAT members who registered for the event through are covered as long as they indicated that they were not USAT members (the $10 one-day license fee was added to their total race cost). If you are a non-USAT member who is registering on race day or has not otherwise paid the $10 one-day license fee, make sure you have cash for this when you pick up your race packet.

PACKET PICK-UP: You can pick up your race packets the day before the race (Friday, August 16) from 4-7pm at Footsloggers in downtown Boone, NC. Otherwise, you can pick your packet up the morning of the race at the event site between 6:30 and 7:30am.

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August 17, 2013
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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