12th Annual Ron Jon Cocoa Beach Triathlon
Sunday, April 16, 2023 –
4800 Tom Warriner Blvd. (by golf course), Cocoa Beach
PARKING AND DIRECTIONS
SUNDAY – ALL ATHLETES MUST PARK AT COCOA BEACH HIGH SCHOOL.
(1500 minutemen Causeway, Cocoa Beach 32931)
There is also a large grass area just west of the high school that can be used for parking. Please park orderly.You can ride your bike (with helmets strapped on heads) the .22 miles to transition area.
PACKET PICK UP
Saturday, April 15th, 10:00am-4:30pm
Sunday, April 16th, 5:00am-6:45am (HARD CLOSE)
Packet pick up will be in the grassy lot east of the large gazebo/swimming pool, by the usual race swim exit. Go to the east side of the Cocoa Beach Country Club & Golf Course Parking lot.
Athletes may only pick up their own packets. All relay members must be present to receive the packet, or split up the relay packet for each participant.
On Race Day
- Transition opens at 5:00am and will close by 6:30am.
- ELITES/OPEN WILL BEGIN AT 6:55AM, Rest will begin at 7AM. SHUTTLEVERSARY AT 7:05 & DUATHLON AT 7:08
- Bikes must be parked in transition before lining up for chips or body marking.
- Bikes will not be allowed to be removed from transition prior to the race (for security purposes).
- Timing chips will be at the pavilion. There is $20 lost chip replacement fee.
Porta-lets — There will only be a few port a lets outside transition (with a sanitation station outside). The permanent restrooms at the aquatic center, which is adjacent to transition, will be open for use before the race and for post race. There are no porta-lets on the run course or bike course.
Required Race Equipment
-Bike Water Bottle
-Plugs on your handle bars
-Bib Number for your body and bike (provided by race)
-Swim Cap (provided by race)
-Timing chip & ankle strap (you will receive on race morning at the pavilion)
-ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST HAVE OR OBTAIN A USAT MEMBERSHIP.
One-day memberships are available ONLINE ONLY HERE. Annual memberships can be purchased online on http://www.usatriathlon.org
Proof of current membership required. More info click HERE
More info for participants will be given out in the pre-race packet.
First Timers & Course Overview Briefing with your Race Director
The First Timers and general course overview briefing at packet pick up will be at 1130AM& 2PM. The briefings will be conducted by the race director and are informal. Please ask questions.
SWIM + RACE Q&A WITH MULTI EVENT WINNERS ED DONNER & KAITLIN DONNER (2018 winner) AT 1 P.M.
All entrants are invited to take advantage of this opportunity to pick the brain of one of our area’s very best competitive triathletes. Ed will provide race day and training tips and answer your questions.