July 27th, 2014
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Hutchinson Island is a hidden paradise situated within Martin and St. Lucie counties of South Florida. This beautiful Island sits just north of Palm Beach County and is about a 40 minute drive from West Palm Beach International Airport and about an hour and a half from Miami and Orlando. Hutchinson Island provides an extraordinary combination of beautiful, clear blue beaches, great weather, golf, boating, great hospitality and last but not least makes a great venue to swim, bike and run. Join us on September 14th 2014 and enjoy this paradise as you take on our world-class Half-Iron distance triathlon.
|Half Iron||1.2 miles||56 miles||13.1 miles|
Registration Dates and Entry Fees
Registration is Open
Registration includes goodie bag with t-shirt, swim cap, bib number, timing chip and an after-event beach party with free food and drinks for athletes. All athletes finishing before the established cut-off time will receive a finisher medal.
*All information is subject to change
Course MapRegister now
Half Iron Swimming Course
You will have the opportunity to enjoy a unique swim course on the blue crystal clear waters of Florida's Treasure Coast. You will begin your triathlon off of the Jensen Beach shore and enjoy the sunrise as you swim for a total distance of 1.1 miles.
Half Iron Cycling Course
This unique cycling course will take you through the A1A and 4 times over the Jensen Beach Causeway for a fast and challenging ride where you will enjoy the beautiful view of the Treasure Coast sparkling blue waters. Cyclists will ride 2 loops around this scenic course for a total of 56 miles. There will be 2 aide stations for water exchange and sport drinks. We will have designated areas to toss the empty bottles of water.
Half Iron Running Course
The running course will take you through a scenic run along the A1A and into Stuart City. This unique course spans over 2 Causeways where you will have the opportunity to enjoy the spectacular views of the intercostal waterway and the St. Lucie River. You will run for a total distance of 13.1 miles. There will be 5 aide stations along the running course and 1 in transition area with water, ice, sport drinks and fruit.Register now
Saturday, the park will be open from 12:00pm to 8:00pm for:
- Mandatory Package pick-up and race check-in
- Recommended bike check-in
- Mandatory pre-race briefings 1:00 pm, 4:00 pm, and 7:00pm.
- Body markings
- Expo fair with vendors and sponsors
We will also have early package pick-up and race check-in Friday September 12th at Triathletica the official Bike store for the race. The store number is (772) 692-5505. However, you will still need to come to the race venue for timing chip activation and pre-race briefings.
Sunday, we will open transition from 5:00am to 6:30am, at which time athletes will be asked to leave transition area.
- Body markings will also be provided during the hours of 5:00am to 6:30am.
- We will NOT do package pick or race check-in the morning of the race.
- National anthem 6:50am
- First swimming wave starts at 7:00am
- 3:00pm Race Over - Beach Party On!
- Awards ceremony will commence 15 minutes after the last athlete has crossed the finish line (within the established cut off times).
**Awards will not be handed out prior to the awards ceremony under any circumstances.
Please be aware that we have established cut-off times for the event. All athletes must be out of transition area and into the cycling portion of the event by 9:00am (1hour and 45 min from start). Athletes must be finished with the cycling portion by 1:30pm (5 hours and 45 min from start). Athletes should be finished with the run by 3:15pm (8 hours from start). Road assistance and aide table stations will no longer be available after this time.
*All cut-off times are subject to change.
Entry Fees & Price Changes
We have 4 different entry fees. Take advantage and register early to enjoy a world-class triathlon at an excellent price. All prices end midnight on the posted dates.
Half Iron Distance
- Early $170 ends 2/20/14
- Regular I $ 220 ends 5/20/14
- Regular II $250 ends 9/1/14
- Late $270 ends 9/12/14
Half Iron Relay Distance
- Early $255 ends 2/20/14
- Regular I $ 320 ends 5/20/14
- Regular II $380 ends 9/1/14
- Late $420 ends 9/12/14
Bike Rentals and Shipping
If you are interested in either renting a tri-bike or shipping one from out of town, be sure to contact Eddy or Sebastian at 772-692-5505 at Triathletica Sports, the official triathlon store for this event. They have top notch bikes and provide excellent service and attention.
Age Group Categories
This is a USAT Sanctioned event. All the age groups are assigned as per USAT Rules. We will use the age that you will be on December 31 of this year.
Athletes List Update
Athletes list will be updated on a monthly basis, the month before the event we will be updated on a weekly basis.
Make it a fun family weekend by staying at our host hotel located within walking distance of the event. The Hutchinson Island Marriott Beach Resort & Marina is a recreational playground with a full spectrum of year-round activities for the entire family. Register for our triathlon and enjoy the discounted rate of $109/night. The confirmation page received upon registration will contain the promotional code for this discount. For more information about The Hutchinson Island Marriott Hotel, and to make a reservation book your group rate: Hutchinson Island Half Ironman Tournament.
This event will be sanctioned by USAT, the governing body of triathlon in the USA. All athletes will be required to provide a valid USAT license number during registration or purchase a one-day USAT license for $12 USD. All athletes must show valid ID with their USAT license at package pick-up and at check-in (no exceptions).
Transfers or refunds are not permitted (no exceptions). Deferrals require a $40 fee. An additional $12 one-day USAT license is also required unless annual membership is valid the day of the event.
*Information is subject to change at any given time.
Jensen Beach Park is located on Hutchinson Island, Jensen Beach Florida. There is plenty of parking available at Jensen Beach Park. Transition area and package pick-up will be located at the southern most point of the park. The rest of the parking spaces will be offered on a first-come first-served basis. Be aware that the southern most entrance to the park will be closed to traffic. Please use the north and middle entrance to access the race venue.
|Bertorelli||Chris||MALE||Pt St Lucie||FL||US|
|Hannon||Virginia||FEMALE||Port St Lucie||FL||US|
|Hannon||Blake||MALE||Port St Lucie||FL||US|
|Hassell||Carol||FEMALE||West Palm Beach||FL||US|
|Jones||Bradley||MALE||Big Pine Key||FL||US|
|McGough||Randy||MALE||New Port Richey||FL||US|
|Murray||Christine||FEMALE||Port Saint Lucie||FL||US|
Hutchinson Island Half Iron Pre-race Clinic and Q &A Session
This clinic will be held on Saturday, September 13th 2014 at 1:00 pm at Jensen Beach Park, Hutchinson Island Florida (race venue). It will be led by well experienced Coaches, Tommy Alore and Chris Bertorelli. We strongly encourage you to attend this clinic as it would be a great opportunity to learn swimming and transition techniques from 2 experts in the field. They will also be available to answer any questions about what to expect on the bicycle and running courses.
We hope to see you there
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