Event

 Event
TRI - BAVARIA

Date / Location

Friday August 3: packet pickup/registration/check - in
Saturday August 4: Little Bavaria Kids Triathlon
Sunday August 5: Bavaria Adult Triathlons 

Frankenmuth, Michigan
Located behind the Riverplace shops

Distances

Saturday - 8:00 a.m.
Little Bavaria Kids Triathlon - 200m swim, 4 mile bike, 1 mile run

Sunday - 7:30 a.m.
Half Bavaria - 1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike, 13.1 mile run Olympic Bavaria - 1500m swim, 40k bike, 10k run Sprint Bavaria - 500m swim, 20k bike, 5k run Super Bavaria - 200m swim, 10k bike, 1mi. run

The Scene

The city of Frankenmuth and the Bavarian Inn welcomes the TRI BAVARIA Weekend. A jam packed weekend full of fun, fitness and a test of ones fitness level. A weekend with something for everyone starting with the little bavaria kids triathlon on Saturday morning. Followed with the adult races on Sunday. Frankenmuth Michigan is one of the top tourist destinations in the state as well as the overall region. There is no shortage of things to see and do for the entire family. The water parks, shopping, craft brewery, Bronners Christmas shop and plenty of restaurant choices along with the World famous Bavarian Inn Restaurant. The setting could not be more spectacular with a swim in the river followed by a flat bike through the farm lands and ending with a run through all the sites in and around Frankenmuth finishing up with a straight shot into the finish line where your finisher medal and Bavarian party awaits.

Amenities
  • Custom event shirt (specific men’s and women’s sizes)
  • Custom latex swim cap
  • Sponsor supplied samples
  • Professional chip timing with results available online
  • Great sponsor supplied raffle and awards ceremony following the last finisher
  •  Chicken dinner coupon provided by Bavarian Inn and RiverPlace Shops of Frankenmuth
Parking

Parking lots located behind all the shops and stores off main street.

Awards

Age Up Rule
Your age on race day is the same as how old you will be on December 31 of that year.

Overall
Top 3 Men and Top 3 Women Overall in each event and excluded from their age group.

Age Groups
Top 3 Men and Top 3 Women within each of the following age groups:
19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39,40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+
*In the event there may not be at least 4 athletes within an age group, an age group may be combined, for example 2 in 20-24 and 2 and 25-29 = 20-29 age group combined.

*Sprint Triathlon - Typically offers 15 and under and 16-19 in addition
*Masters - First place 40+ masters in Olympic and Sprint Distance Triathlons
*Top 3 Clydesdales in Olympic and Sprint Distance Triathlons (Clydesdale = Male 225lbs or more)
*Top 3 Athenas in Olympic and Sprint Distance Triathlons (Athena = Females 165lbs or more)

Aquabike - First place Olympic Aquabike and first place Sprint Aquabike
Kaya-Tri - Top 3 Men and Top 3 Women Overall (when applicable)
Super Sprint - All athletes will receive a finisher medal when crossing the finish line. This category is designed for those wanting to Try the Tri or to enjoy a fun, family-friendly race. In that spirit, no awards are presented. Everyone is a winner!
 
Awards will in NO circumstances be given out early, or individually before the awards ceremony. If you must depart before the awards ceremony, you may opt to pay a shipping and processing fee and have the award mailed to you. Please click on the link below to be taken to the Transition Bag Store where you can select the AWARD Item.

REQUEST AWARD MAILING

Salute

Venue:
City of Frankenmuth
Bavarian Inn
Riverplace shops at Frankenmuth

Partners:
Bavarian Inn
Rudy Project

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