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36th Annual Florida Challenge Triathlon - The Intimidator!

Florida's Premier Endurance Event - Half Distance (70.3), Aqua Bike, Sprint Tri, & Open Water Swim!

 

Registration Opens in June!  

 

 

When: Saturday, March 14, 2020  

 

Start Time: 7:30AM 

Race Venue: Clermont's Victory Pointe, 938 Victory Way, Clermont, FL - "World Triathlon Destination"  Directions: Clermont is located 20 minutes west of Orlando at the intersection of US HWY 27 and State Road 50. From State Road 50 in Clermont, take 8th Street north one mile to Downtown Clermont, then travel west on Minnneola Ave. to the entrance to Victory Pointe.  Distances: Intimidator Triathlon: 1.2 mile Swim, 56 mile Bike, 13.1 mile Run Long Distance Aqua Bike: 1.2 mile Swim, 56 mile Bike Sprint Triathlon: .25 mile Swim, 8 mile Bike, 3.1 mile Run Open Water Swim: 1.2 mile Swim 

NOTE: For 2019, the Florida Challenge and Great Clermont Triathlons will be held on the same date. Click here for info on the International Distance Great Clermont Triathlon.

Courses: SWIM - The 1.2 mile swim course is a triangular shaped course in Lake Minneola. Swimmers will swim counter-clockwise, keeping all buoys on their left. Swimmers will complete one lap of the course. The projected water temperature is expected to be 68-78.  Wetsuit use is in accordance with USAT rules.   BIKE - The 56 mile loop bike course (COURSE WILL BE REVISED FOR 2019 TO ACCOMMODATE THE NEW START/FINISH AT VICTORY POINTE) takes place on the scenic, rural roads of Lake County. The course includes rolling hills and a short, yet challenging climb up Sugarloaf Mountain.  The 8 mile sprint bike course is relatively flat and travels around Lake Minneola.  Click here to view the 2018 56 mile bike course on MapMyRun.

RUN - The run course is an out and back loop course on the South Lake Trail. 

 

 

Downloads: Maps from 2018 and related downloads for this event can be found on our Downloads Page.

Amenities: Finisher medal, colorful event shirt, accurately measured and well monitored course. Post race food tent. Registering by March 10th ensures proper t-shirt size. Awards: Intimidator Triathlon - Top three overall, top masters, and the top three in each division, male and female.  Sprint Triathlon - Top three overall, top masters, and the top three in each division, male and female. Relay Teams - Top three teams in each of the following categories: All Male, All Female, and Mixed Aqua Bike - Top three finishers overall, male and female. Open Water Swim - No Awards

Entry Fees*:

 

EVENT By 7/15/18 By 9/30/18 By 12/31/18 By 2/28/19 By3/15/19 Race Day
Intimidator Half $125 $150 $175 $225 $275 $300
Aquabike $100 $125 $150 $195 $225 $250
Relay Team - Long $225 $225 $250 $295 $350 $375
1.2 mile Swim $35 $35 $35 $35 $45 $55
Sprint Triathlon $75 $85 $85 $95 $110 $120
Relay Team - Sprint $120 $120 $135 $150 $175 $200

 

 

* All participants in all events must be a USA Triathlon Member on race day or purchase a one-day or annual USAT License when registering. The entry fees posted above do not included USA Triathlon membership fees.

 

Regisration Opens in June! 

 

Club and Group Discounts: Sommer Sports offers a great discounted race entry program for clubs, groups, and active military organizations. Click here for info. Volunteers: Be part of all the excitement at one of Sommer Sport's events. Whether you have just a couple of hours to spare, or the entire day, your help will make a difference. Grab a bunch of friends, family or co-workers and create a team to staff one of the water stations located along the course. Positions are available to fit any schedule. Click here to learn more! Event Timetable*:

* Subject to Change

 

 Friday, March 15, 2019

2:00pm - 6:00pm

 Packet Pick-up & Late Registration – all events

Location: 

 Clermont Victory Pointe, 938 Victory Way, Clermont, Fl 34711

 

 

Saturday, March 16, 2019
 

 5:45am - 7:30am

 Packet Pick-up & Late Registration

 7:30am

 Intimidator Transition Area Closes

 7:30am

 Intimidator START!

 8:00am

 Great Clermont Transition Area Closes

 8:15am

 Great Clermont Triathlon START!

 8:20am

 Great Clermont Duathlon START!

 8:30am

 Florida Challenge Sprint Transition Area Closes

 8:55am

 Florida Challenge Sprint Start

 9:45am

 Swim Course Cut-off – all events.

 11:15am

 Florida Challenge Sprint Awards Ceremony

 11:45am

 Great Clermont Awards Ceremony

 1:30pm

 Bike Course Support Ends

 2:00pm

 Intimidator Awards Ceremony

 4:30pm

 Run Course Support Ends

 

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