This Youth distance Duathlon will start and end at Halfway Park in Hagerstown, MD.....just 25 minutes from Frederick, MD and 90 minutes from Baltimore and DC. The entire Youth race is within the park and is overall an easy course. The Hagerstown Duathlon #1 and Hagerstown 5K Run #1 will be occurring along with this race.
Race Limit: 100 participants
Start: We will use a mass start for this event.
Run Course #1: The first run is a short .35 mile loop to get the kids warmed up.
Bike Course: The bike course is out and back on the park road with a slight upgrade on the way out and a slight down hill on the way back. Distance is about 2 miles.
Run Course #2: The second run is an out and back course on a paved path and is only slightly rolling.
Transition Area: There is only one transition area for this event.
Timing: This event is timed. We will be providing race day results and times that will be posted within a few hours after the event.
The Hagerstown Duathlon Series races will benefit the Cedar Ridge Children's Home which provides quality residential care for abused, abandoned, neglected, adjudicated and emotionally challenged boys between the ages of 6 and 14. www.cedarridge.org
This is not a USAT sanctioned event so there are no additional sanction charges for this race.
Regular Registration- beginning January 15
Late Registration- beginning March 15
There are no refunds, transfers or deferments for this race. If you are unable to race you can automatically cancel your registration on imATHLETE.com and receive a coupon to use towards another Racine MultiSports race within 12 months. The coupon value is determined below.
-Races not sold out, you will receive a 75% coupon credit until 7 days prior to the event.
-Races sold out, there is no coupon offer for cancelations.
-Coupons do not cover any registration fees that are higher than the value of the coupon.
There are no awards based on place as this is a non-competitive event designed to encourage youth athletes to become and stay active. All finishers will receive a custom finisher medal.
17901 Halfway Boulevard
Hagerstown, MD 21740
Saturday: 6:30 - 8AM Packet Pickup
6:30 - 8AM Transition Area Open
8:15AM Pre-Race Meeting
8:30AM Race Start
All athletes must have an approved helmet with the chin strap fastened before entering the bike course. Your local bike shop can provide you with assistance to ensure your helmet meets approval. Bikers and runners must obey all traffic rules/laws and race official instructions. Roads will not be closed to vehicular traffic. Volunteers will be placed in key areas to help direct race traffic. Parents can accompany their child the entire race but must not assist. Caution must be used to not block other athletes.
Hotel options within 3 miles of race site include:
Country Inn & Suites
Spring Hill Suites
Holiday Inn Express
Want to have some fun and get a t-shirt? Become a volunteer for this event! As with all multi-sport events the volunteers are a critical part to make the race enjoyable for the athletes. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are available to help us with this event.
See Results Page for full race results.
2013 Ben Lausch 0:16:00 Brenna Pagley 0:19:11
2012 Skyler Batchelor 0:16:08 Alexandria Groft 0:23:02
2011 race canceled due to weather
2010 Cameron Horst 0:14:24 Kate Graham 0:16:31
2009 Clay Smith 0:15:13 Cassie Ulvick 0:20:46
2008 Kyle Gonze 0:17:04 Hannah Levine 0:19:36