St. Mary’s Kayathlon
In addition to the information below, the FAQ section may also help to answer some of the most common questions we receive.
August 5th, 2018 – 8:00 AM
Duathlon Start at Harris Riverfront Park, Huntington, WV (Ohio River Mile 308.1)
Kayathlon Start at Guyandotte boat ramp, Huntington, WV (Ohio River Mile 305.0).
PACKET PICK UP:
Saturday, August 4th, at the ST. MARY’S CONFERENCE CENTER, 2825 5th Avenue from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM (See event details for more information)
There is no packet pickup on race day.
THERE ARE 2 RACES BEING HELD:
Kayathlon – 2.9 mile kayak, 15 mile bike and 5k run
Duathlon – 5k run, 15 mile bike and 5k run
Team Kayathlon may be done as 3 athlete team.
There will be tech t-shirts and a gift for all participants.
The awards will be unique this year. Age groups for male and female are as follows: 18-21, 22-25, 26-30, 31-35, 36-40, 41-45, 46-50, 51-55, 56-60, 61-70 and 71 and older. Team Kayathlon awards are for first female, male and mixed teams. Athletes must be present or have made arrangements to have their award picked up for them.
We will not be responsible for awards after the conclusion of the St. Mary’s Kayathlon/Duathlon.
Registration for St. Mary’s employees is best done on line this year – use coupon for discount. Make sure you bring a St. Mary’s ID at packet pickup since this is how you take advantage of the reduced entry fees.
The kayathlon starts at Guyandotte boat ramp (Ohio River Mile 305.0) and finishes at Harris Riverfront Park in downtown Huntington along the Ohio River. The Duathlon starts and finishes at Harris River Front Park (Ohio River Mile 308.1). There is parking near transition and a public parking garage across the street from Harris River Front Park. Please note exit from parking near transition may be restricted at times for runner and cyclists safety.