Date: Saturday, September 6, 2014
Start Time: 8:45 A.M.
Where: Starting and Finishing at Winslow Park in Freeport, Maine
Swim 1.5 kilometers, Bike 40 kilometers, Run 10 kilometers
Swim 1.5K (.93 miles): Starting at the boat launch near the entrance to Winslow park, athletes will do a counterclockwise slightly diamond swim in Casco Bay that finishes on the beach. Average water temperature for September is low to mid-60s, but can be colder depending on the weather leading up to race day.
***Wetsuits: Due to the potentially chilly water, all athletes are required to wear a wetsuit when competing in the Lobsterman. Wetsuits can be rented at Gorham Bike and Ski in Portland (www.gorhambike.com)
Bike 40K (24.7 Miles): Bike along the scenic coastline of Freeport and Brunswick. Enjoy waterviews, sprawling pastures, and low traffic. The route is a challenging lollipop, with rolling terrain that includes a couple of climbs.
Run 10K (6.2 miles): Leave Winslow park and run through the quaint village of South Freeport before returning. The course features closed roads and lots of spectator support! There will be aid stations at approximately every mile with water and lemon-lime Cytomax electrolyte drink. Some stations will have energy gels and other snacks as well.
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