Tarpon Triathlon

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  • Date: August 01, 2015
  • Address: 3688 Southdown Mandalay Rd., Houma, Louisiana Get directions
  • Country: United States
  • Race type: Triathlon (Sprint)
  • Distances: Swim (150.00 meters) Bike (10.00 miles) Run (3.00 miles)
  • Organization: Bayou Black Recreation Center
  • Website: http://www.tarpontri.net/
  • Contact email: tarpontri@gmail.com
  • Description: This is a sprint distance triathlon in South Louisiana. The swim portion of the event is in a pool. The bike and run portions occur on a roadway that follows along the curves of Bayou Black, which makes for a very scenic race.

    The race begins with a pool swim. All participants are pre-seeded according to their swim time. It is a staggered start with one person starting the swim portion every 10 seconds. You then proceed to the transition area and on to the bike course which is a 10 mile out and back route along Bayou Black. The run is a 3 mile out & back along the opposite portion of Bayou Black.
  • Members who are scheduled to race: Mark Fee, mblan51, Tri-a-betic