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CAPE COD, MA

SPRINT DISTANCE
OLYMPIC DISTANCE

Timeline

Saturday, June 18, 2016
12:00-1:00 pm We are offering pre-race packet pick up at a MARATHON SPORTS in Mashpee Commons (11 Greene St, Mashpee, MA 02649). Athletes are welcome to pick up their number during this time - or - athletes can pick up their number on race morning
Sunday, June 19, 2016
6:30 am Event parking opens at the Barnstable County Fairgrounds (Lot #1) Important: see parking section.
6:30 am

First Shuttle Bus leaves the parking lot for the race venue (for anyone without a bike)

7:00 am Packet pick up opens
7:00 am Transition Area opens. Body marking opens.
8:00 am Packet pick up closes
8:10 am Transition Area closes
8:20 am Mandatory pre-race meeting and National Anthem
8:29 am Final call for 1st wave
8:30 am Race Starts.

Estimated Start Time* Wave Who Cap Color
8:30 am 1 Elite, Men - Olympic DIstance White
8:33 am 2 Women - Olympic Distance
Aquabike
All Olympic Relays
Purple
9:00 am 3 Men - Sprint Distance Royal Blue
9:03 am 4 Women - Sprint Distance
All Sprint Relays
Powder Blue
IMPORTANT NOTE: the start times between each wave are subject to change. For your safety, we will not release a wave until the last person of the previous wave has reached a certain point on the swim course. In addition, the race staff and medical teams reserve the right to pull ANY swimmer who appears to be struggling in the water – this is for your protection and safety.
11:30 am (approx) Post-race Ceremony featuring:
  • Top 3 male and female overall finishers
  • Top 3 male and female winners in each age group
  • Top Relay
  • JetBlue's "fastest transition" award winners
  • Note: athletes must be present to receive their medal and/or award