Important Race Day Info
This race is for People 15 years and older.
Rain Policy: Race is held rain or shine. In the case of thunder and lightning we wait 20 minutes for storm to pass and if it doesn’t we hold a bike and run only.
Please arrive at 7:00 AM. Parking available at Playland. Directions available here. There will be a limited number of slots available for the Kids race on race day, available on a first come first serve basis.
Packet pickup is on race day, Saturday, Sept 22th starting at 7 AM at the Playland Pool Parking Lot. Parking available at Playland parking lot.
Schedule of Events:
Saturday, September 28th
7:00 AM – Kid’s race registration begins. Packet pickup for Kids and Super Sprint (Sponsored by, Equinox) races
7:00 AM – 7:45 AM – Registration closed – Kid’s go to water for race start
8:00 AM – First wave, 7 – 10 yr olds begin 75 yd swim
8:45 AM – Second wave, 11 -14 yr olds begin 150 yd swim
9:30 AM – Third wave, Westchester Super Sprint Triathlon begin 300 yd swim
10:30 AM – Last finisher should have crossed the line
11:00 AM – Awards ceremony
One of the most popular young adult, and adult races in the tri-state area, the Westchester Super Sprint Triathlon is open to anyone 15 years of age and older. The race takes place at a national landmark, Rye Playland. There are great spectator views of the entire race, which is designed on a completely contained course away from main roads and car traffic. The Westchester Super Sprint Triathlon (sposnored by, Equinox) is a great entry race for teenagers, young adults, and race beginners. Get your feet wet with a great race that is fun safe and will be a great experience!
Westchester Super Sprint Triathlon race highlights include:
Swim: Young adults and Adults swim in shallow water, no deeper than their shoulders. Kids can walk if needed. For extra safety in the water, the swim will be lined with lifeguards and adults.
Bike: The bike course will be longer this year with fewer laps. The entire bike course is on private Playland property with no public traffic.
Run: The run is entirely within the Playland Park area. There is no hard pavement to run on and no vehicle traffic.
New this year, we have added a Team Fundraising Category. So go out and find some friends pick your favorite charity and start racing for a cause! This is a great way for kids to get in shape, do the race with friends, and learn to help others.
The details for Team Fundraising include:
Teams must consist of at least 5 racers.
$250 will be awarded to the charity for top team with the top fundraising in each race.
There will be team awards for all three races for the teams with the best average time.