Endorsed by Curators:
2017 Pre-Event information Link here. Water temp 74 degrees Thursday, Sept. 14th.
Endurance Sports Management has agreed to continue the historic and outstanding Frantic Frog Sprint Triathlon at the Goose Pond Colony in Scottsboro, AL on Saturday, September 16th, 2017. We invite all to come enjoy the beauty and challenge awaiting in our host Northern Alabama venue. PRE-EVENT INSTRUCTIONS WILL BE POSTED RIGHT AFTER LABOR DAY. Info will include times, directions, what to expect, etc.
8/30 Update - We are expecting just over 200 participants & are ordering shirts, awards, finisher medals, etc. We will be meeting with our volunteer groups to discuss duties & donation level for their efforts - Thank you in advance for you participation that enables us to stage the race and provide a donation vehicle for worth local Scottsboro entities!
Sprint race includes the traditional 400 meter Swim, 24K Bike & 5K run. Swim will be a "time-trial" start at end of pier with a rectangular course & beach exit beginning at 7:30 AM Central. Swimmers will "self-seed" with fastest first to avoid congestion.SWIM MAP - Bike will the traditional loop course with help from Scottsboro Police & volunteers. BIKE MAP - Run will also be an out and back route into campground & return to finish by transition. RUN MAP. We are trying to revise run course & will see if Greenway path extends far enough not to go into campground -we'll update ASAP.
USAT Info: ALL USAT RULES APPLY – Frantic Frog Triathlon is a USAT sanctioned event. Please follow link to USAT Triathlon rules & common infractions.
Age Groups and Awards: Overall awards for the top three male and female finishers & top male and female masters. Age group awards for first, second, and third place in the following M & F age groups: 12-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45- 49, 50-55, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over & top 3 Clydesdale & Athena. Open Relay Division: Male, Female, and Co-ed.