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MA State Triathlon 2019
July 7, 2019 @ 6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lake Dennison Recreation Area includes 4000 acres of land with a clean, spacious body of water for swimming and tree lined park roads. The course includes rural and park roads with rolling terrain. This race has been selected as Best of the U.S. Qualifier for Massachusetts in 2015 and in the past, held rotation as USA Triathlon’s Northeast Regional Championship! The event draws both competitive age groupers/elites and beginner triathletes from around the region! Come and celebrate the serenity of Lake Dennison Recreation Area in Winchendon, MA!
Swim Course – .9 Miles – The swim course is set inside of Lake Dennisons Day Use area while offering calm and clean conditions. It’s a great layout with our huge white buoys that cant be missed! The beach at Lake Dennison is a great area for spectators, family and friends. Water Temperature annually: 74-77′.
Bike Course – 22 Miles – A huge highlight the last 3 years with a single loop bike course! This bike course travels along smooth and safe roads into Winchendon Center and the City of Gardner. If you haven’t raced at Mass State in a while, you’ll love this new course as it boasts rolling terrain with scenic views of Central Massachusetts and long stretches of open, beautifully paved road. (Bike Course Repaved – Lower Portion of Bike course from Gardner into Templeton has been repaved with smooth roads)
Run Course – 6.2 Miles – The Run course is an out and back style on park and local roads, offering lots of shade! Aid stations will be located throughout the course and Auto traffic is at a minimum for safe conditions. The run concludes at the transition area with a spectacular finish under Max’s 25-foot arch. Our announcer will be blasting some music and announcing each upcoming finisher for family and friends to cheer on.
USAT Sanctioned Event – The top 10% of each age group at Mass State will qualify for USAT National Championships! In the past, this event held the prestigious designation of Regional Qualifier for Nationals and continues to draw some impressive talent from age groups around the Northeast Region!