SPLASH & DASH
May 11th 2019
400 m Swim, 2 mi Run.
In the inaugural year for this race. The facility of Westwood Aquatic Center opened in May of 2018. The City of Norman Parks and Rec would like to showcase their new facility with an aquathlon! We are focused on providing a race for those not exactly gung ho on hopping in the murky lake waters of Oklahoma. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned veteran, this is the race for you.
Swim Course- Snake swim in 50m state of the art pool.
Run Course Turn by turn: Left onto Fairway, Left onto Westwood, Right on to Sundown, Left on Dakota, right on Merkle and left on Iowa. Turn around at N. Sherry Ave where there will be an aid station with water and Skratch hydration products~
Swim: We will be doing a seeded snake swim in order by your estimated finish time; separating each athlete by 10 seconds.
Run: Course will run through the back of the Pool Area through the neighborhood. Finish line will be in the South Area of the Parking Lot.
Transition will open at 6:00 am, Transition will close at 7:30. Following Transition Closing will be a Pre-Race Briefing at 7:35 on the Pool Deck. Seeding will begin at 7:45 and Race Start at 8:00am.
Will be Friday May 10th from 1pm-7pm; there will be no packet pickup on Raceday.
DIRECTIONS TO EVENT
Take I-35 to Norman, OK. Take Exit 110B. Head East on Robinson, Turn South on 24th Ave NW, Make a quick Left on Westport Dr. Take it until Deadend and Park! Or you can just Click Here!
Please park in the lot north of the aquatic center.
USAT SANCTIONED EVENT
This is a USAT Sanctioned Event. It will follow all USAT rules and guidelines. All participants MUST have a valid ID along w/ a USAT License. If you do not have a vaild USAT #, then you MUST purchase a one-day USAT Membership for $15. You can purchase a one-day or annual USAT membership direct from USAT. This must be purchased during registration, you will not be able to compete without this license.
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THINGS TO BRING:
Your photo ID
Your USAT MEMBER CARD if you have one.
For the run: Running shoes.
For the swim: Goggles
Remember to bring some dry clothes for later.Also, tons of places to eat nearby!