2019 Athlete Guide (available May 2019)
Marriot Las Colinas
223 West Las Colinas Blvd
Irving, TX 75039
5:00AM Transition Opens
6:45AM Race Starts
1500 meter open water swim – bike 22 miles (3 loops) – run 10K (4 loops)
500 meter open water swim – bike 14 miles (2 loops) – run 5k (2 loops)
300 meter open water swim – bike 7 miles (1 loop) – run 1.5 miles (1 loop)
1500 meter open water swim – bike 22 miles (3 loops)
Run Bike Run:
1.5 mile run – bike 14 miles (2 loops) – run 5k (2 loops)
Bike Course Map
Run Course Map
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 course officially closes at 1pm for all participants.
Registered on or before April 13, 2019
Olympic Relay $135
Olympic Aquabike $84
Sprint Relay: $125
Sprint Paratriathlon $95
Super Sprint $80
Run Bike Run: $75
April 14, 2019 - May 14, 2019
Olympic Relay $159
Olympic Aquabike $105
Sprint Relay: $135
Sprint Paratriathlon $105
Super Sprint $90
Run Bike Run: $85
After May 14, 2019
Olympic Relay $169
Olympic Aquabike $114
Sprint Relay: $145
Sprint Paratriathlon $115
Super Sprint $100
Run Bike Run: $95
Eligibility - The minimum age to participate is 13. The right to accept or reject any entry is reserved. For younger participants, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Paratriathlon Category Special Note: This race does have some limitations dependent on the athlete’s abilities. Please contact email@example.com if you have questions or concerns about those limitations.
Packet Pick Up & Late Registration
May 30th - May 31st 12:00pm-7:00pm all locations:
- Playtri Store Dallas
- Playtri Store Colleyville
- Playtri Cycling The Colony/ Plano
- Rockwall Cycling
- Playtri Fort Worth
May 31st 4:00pm-7:00pm
June 1st 12:00pm - 4:00pm:
Race morning pick up is available from 5:30 - 6:00am for an additional $10.
Free Pre Race Clinic
On Thursday, all locations hosting packet up will be holding a race clinic at 6pm. 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.
On Saturday, Playtri Colleyville will be putting on a race clinic at 11am. 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.
On Saturday, at 12:30pm we will be hosting a Pre Race Swim Clinic and Transition clinic at the race site. This is a great opportunity to swim on the course and get a feeling for course and transition area. * This is for race participants only.
CLICK HERE FOR RACE DAY CHECKLIST
Things To Do in Irving, TX
Visit or stay at the Dallas Marriott Las Colinas
Located 1 block down from the Marriott Las Coilnas / Race Site is the Toyota Music Factory full of restaurants and shops. Stop by during your stay and enjoy a little Fun R&R before you get ready to race!
- TOP 3 OVERALL OPEN MALE AND FEMALE.
- Open Wave is not eligible for Age Group awards and is intended for elite amateur athletes.
- Top Overall, Masters, and Grand Masters.
- Age Group / Weight Class awards will be 3 deep for both Male and Female.
- Relay Team awards will be for top 3 overall relays.
- Top 5 Overall Male/Female.
- Top 5 Overall Male/Female.
All Finishers will receive a Finisher Medal.
Finisher Medal, Tech Tee, and Goodie Bag
Every participant must show photo ID and proof either of USAT annual membership, or purchase of USAT one day pass. If one of these is not provided at packet pickup, the participant will be required to purchase a one day pass or an annual membership in order to pick up his or her packet, regardless of whether or not he or she already has a membership. ($15 for adult one day, $50 for annual membership, and $10 for youth annual membership). Please click here for the Most Commonly Violated USAT rules.
All Relay team participants must check in at packet pickup individually and pick up their race number (though team members do not all have to come at the same time). All team members must have their own USAT membership (whether annual or one day).
No Refunds or Transfers allowed.
Group Training Program
Do you want to finish your first triathlon or do you want to improve from last year? Join our group training program for the Playtri Festival and see proven results. For more information group training programs click here.
To register for the Playtri Festival Olympic Training Program click here.
To register for the Playtri Festival Sprint Training Program click here.
2019 results (post race)
Race Updates and Reminders
All last-minute updates and reminders will be posted on the Playtri Facebook Page. Like us so you get all the up-to-date information!
Many volunteers from numerous North Texas civic organizations are committed to make your race a safe and memorable experience.
Average temperature on race day: low 75 - high 90.
Current Water Temp: tbd
USAT Wetsuit rules will apply - participants are 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.
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. Awards are based on chip times.
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If you have any questions or need any additional information, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at (214) 697-6922.
By Registering for this event, AAZ Event Productions, has consent to all Race photography and videos from the event to use in any advertising, marketing & promotional materials
A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the USA Triathlon Foundation