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April 24th, 2022

Come join in this exciting OBX Running Co. duathlon and see how well you do! This is a perfect event for you bikers and runners! Fit for any age or skill level, this event will allow you to see the beautiful treasures of Corolla while getting your exercise in for the day! After the race, there will be a catered BBQ cookout to enjoy! All participants will recieve fun Finisher Awards! Packet pickup for event are available the Saturday before race day. 

Event: 9th Annual OBX Duathlon (a run bike run event) presented by Just for the Beach Rentals

Location: The Whalehead Club 1100 Club Dr., Corolla, NC 27927

Schedule: 

Transition opens at 6:30 AM

Mandatory pre-race meeting - 7:45 AM

1st 5k : 8 AM

28 Mile Bike - 11 AM cutoff

2nd 5k  - 12 PM cutoff

Award ceremony - 10:30 AM - till end of race

Afterwards, catered BBQ cookout from Cosmos Pizza Corolla for atheletes

Cost: $80 Individual $160 Relay (1 biker, 1 runner) - Register here!

Restrictions: All participants must be 15 years old or older based on age as of 12/31/2022, not age on race day.

 

What are the rules?

  • All USA Triathlon rules will be followed and strictly enforced
  • Drafting is not allowed and will be monitored
  • Helmets must be CPSC approved
  • Aerobars and disks are approved
  • Ride in a straight line and stay right (except for passing) -  riders will recieve penalties for not obeying
  • athletes should carry their own waterbottle  - water stations 
  • While riding to transition before the race, warming up and after the event riding back to the car, your helmet MUST be worn and buckled - if not, athlete will be disqualified

 

Review full list in this informational sheet

Where can I get my packet?

Packet pickup will be available Saturday, April 23rd, 2022 at: 

The GYM located at 3712 Croatan Hwy Kitty Hawk, NC 27949

(252) 489-8239

 

 

You can also pick it up at the Transition area on race day from 6:30 am until 7:30 am. 

 

 

*Athletes must present their USA Triathlon membership card at packet pick up OR purchase a one-day pass at packet pick-up/race day check-in for $15.00 cash only.

Can I see the Duathlon paths?

Yes! Scroll to the bottom of this info sheet to see course details. 

Can I come to watch?

Yes! Come encourage the athletes as they begin and finish the race! If you wish to attend the afterparty, there will be an additional fee.