KING TUT Triathlon

Click Here for 2014 King Tut Athlete Guide.

Water Temp. 4/7/2014 - 65 ĚŠ

When

Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 7:30am. Transition will open at 6:00am.

Where

Stonebridge Ranch Beach and Tennis Club
6201 Virginia Parkway
McKinney, TX  75070
Parking Map

Course

Sprint: 500 meter swim - 11 mile bike (2 loops) - 5k run

My First Tri: 300 meter swim - 5.5 mile bike (1 loop) - 2mi run

Click here for My First Tri Swim, Bike and Run course maps.

Click here for Sprint Tri SwimBike, and Run course maps.


Course Notes: The swim is in a small, man-made lake. NO SWIMMING IN LAKE ALLOWED PRIOR TO RACE DAY!!

The bike is on nice concrete urban roads. The course is slightly hilly but fast. Each major intersection and turn around will be traffic controlled with directional assistance.

The run course is moderately hilly. Aid stations will be located approximately every 1 mile. Each aid station is equipped with water.

The course officially closes at 11am for all participants. 

Refund Policy

No Refunds or Transfers allowed.

Wetsuit Rentals

The Playtri Store does offer Wetsuit Rentals Click Here for More Information

FREE Pre Race Clinics

Saturday, April 12th 11am at the Playtri Store McKinney and Thursday, April 10th 6pm at the Playtri Dallas Store. We will go over what to expect on race day, how to set up your transition and open it up for general questions anyone has.

Group Training Program for the King Tut Triathlon

Join our 8 week training program that kicks off February 17th and experience the contagious energy of training with people all sharing the same goals and challenges! Training with our group has endless benefits: a structured program, safe and trusted training routes, opportunities to meet new friends, not to mention coached workouts! Accountability is also a huge perk as most athletes find they will go the "extra mile" when they are not alone.

Free Coach Consultation

Email info@playtri.com by Tuesday April 8th to get a 30 minute Consultation with a Playtri Coach free during packet pickup hours.  This is your opportunity to meet with a Playtri Coach and get advice on any topic.  

Packet Pick Up / Late Registration

Thursday, April 10th and Friday, April 11th 11am - 7pm
Playtri Store Dallas - 214-370-9010
6465 E Mockingbird Lane, Ste. 350
Dallas, TX 75214

Rockwall Cycling -Playtri Rockwall - 972-771-8297
939 East I-30
Rockwall, TX 75087

Friday, April 11th 11am - 7pm & Saturday, April 12th 9am - 5pm
Playtri Store McKinney - 469-342-6776
7951 Collin McKinney Pkwy, Ste 1500
McKinney, TX 75070

Race Day packet pick up is available for an additional $20 fee, cash or check, paid on race morning. All packets must be picked up no later than 6:30am race morning in the Community Room at the top of the hill at the race site.

There is no race day registration. Note: No refunds given to those participants who have not picked up their packets.

USAT Membership

The KING TUT Triathlon is a USAT sanctioned event. All participants must be a current annual member of USAT or purchase a one day permit for $12 or $45 annual membership through online registration or at packet pick up. 

All established USAT rules will be in effect and will be strictly enforced. You must show your USAT member card and your photo ID at packet pick up - no exceptions. Friends and family will not be allowed to pick up anyone's packet. If you are an annual USAT member and do not bring your member card to packet pick up, you must buy a $12 one day membership or a $45 annual membership

Athena and Clydesdale Rule Change - 3.2 Age Group Competition

  • a. All age group athletes must participate and compete in the age group division corresponding to the athlete's age on December 31 of the year of the event.
  • b. Weight Class Division - In events where a weight class division is offered, the minimum weight shall be 220 pounds for men and 165 pounds for women, monitored by the event organizer. The weight class age categories for men and women shall be 39 years of age and under and 40 years of age and over. Participants are not eligible to compete in a weight class division and in an age group division at the same event.

Awards and Amenities

Open Wave

Top 3 Overall Open Male and Female. Open Wave is not eligible for Age Group awards and is intended for elite amateur athletes.

Age Group
Top Overall Masters and Grand Masters male and female.
Age Group / Weight Class awards will be 3 deep for both Male and Female.
Relay Team awards will be for top 3 overall relays. 


My First Tri
Top 5 Overall Male/Female. 

All Finishers will receive a Finisher Medal.


Race Updates and Reminders

All last-minute updates and reminders will be posted on the Playtri Facebook page - please like us on Facebook so you get all the up-to-date information!

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Benefitting Charity

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Travel Information


Holiday Inn

Holiday Inn & Suites
3220 Craig Drive
McKinney, TX 75070
(214) 250-5058

Standard King or two Queens for $99.00 + tax

Dollar Rent-A-Car

Get a 5% Playtri Discount when renting a car Click Here

Support

Many volunteers from numerous North Texas civic organizations are committed to make your race a safe and memorable experience.

Weather / Water Temp

Average temperature on race day: low 70 - high 85.

Current Water Temp: TBA

Water temperature will be wetsuit legal. USAT Wetsuit rules will apply - participants allowed to wear a wet suit without penalty in any event sanctioned by USA Triathlon up to and including a water temperature of 78 degrees Fahrenheit. When the water temperature is greater than 78 degrees, but less than 84 degrees Fahrenheit, age group participants may wear a wet suit at their own discretion, provided however that participants who wear a wet suit within this temperature range shall not be eligible for prizes or awards. Age group participants shall not wear wet suits in water temperatures equal to or greater than 84 degrees Fahrenheit.

For safety reasons, Playtri Racing reserves the right to modify or cancel a race due to severe weather conditions. When severe weather is present, all precautions will be made to ensure the safety of the athletes.

Chip Timing by Run-Far 

This is a chip timed event. Each participant will be required to wear a timing chip in order to be counted in the results. Timing chips are assigned to participants according to bib number. Please pick up your timing chip the morning of the race at the chip timing station beginning an hour before race start. ALL TIMING CHIPS SHOULD BE RETURNED AFTER YOU CROSS THE FINISH LINE. A $30.00 fee will be charged to the participant if the timing chip is not returned. Awards are based on chip times.

Volunteers

If you are interested in being a volunteer for this race please contact us at info@playtri.com.

Race Contact

If you have any questions or need any additional information, email us at info@playtri.com or call us at (214) 697-6922.

Photography

By Registering for this event, Ali Zaher Enterprises LLC, has consent to all Race photography and videos from the event to use in any advertising, marketing & promotional materials