Start your season off right with the 2nd Annual Tusk Tri! A sprint triathlon and 5k taking place on the beautiful campus of Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology!
The Tusk Tri is a 400 meter swim, 12.4 mile bike, and 5k run sprint triathlon hosted at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology by the Department of Recreational Sports and Athletic Facilities. There is also a regular 5k that will use the same 5k course for the pure runners and walkers and we will have a 1 mile fun run for the kids!
The 2018 Athlete Guide will be posted here closer to the the event date but you can check out 2017's athlete guide here: Tusk Tri and 5k Race Guide
The triathlon will begin with a 400 meter swim in Rose-Hulman's pool. Participants will start in the far lane of the pool and snake their way through each lane before exiting.
Then, after proceeding through transition, participants will enjoy a 20k / 12.4 mile bike alongside beautiful, low traffic, country roads.
The 5k run will take place entirely within Rose-Hulman's campus.
The triathlon will start promptly at 8:00 a.m.
The kid's fun run will start promptly at 8:15 a.m.
The 5k will start promptly at 8:30 a.m.
Packet pickup and registration will be from 6:00 a.m. - 7:30 a.m. for the triathlon and 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. for the 5k. These activities will be located at the concession stand by the track.
The post-race awards ceremony for the 5k will begin at 9:30 a.m. and the post-race awards ceremony for the triathlon will begin at 10:00 a.m.