Du the Bear Duathlon
Sunday, October 5, 2014
Bear Creek Park - West Houston, Texas
ONLINE REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE ON
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 1 AT 11:59PM!!
Any remaining spots will be sold at packet pick up on a first come, first serve basis. CASH OR CHECK ONLY! USAT MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED!
Come enter the 8th annual "Du the Bear" Duathlon in Houston, Texas located at Bear Creek Park in west Houston! This 2 mile run, 10 mile bike, 2 mile run is a premier event among Duathlons in the greater Houston area. This duathlon is co-produced by Outloud! Productions and Bicycle World & Fitness. The start time for the race is set for 8:00 am.
RACE LOCATION & COURSE
This duathlon will take place at Bear Creek Pioneers Park, located off Bear Creek Drive between Clay Road and Patterson Road. The start and finish will be at Pavilion #6. The start time for the race is at 8:00 am!
Entry fees and categories are listed below. Please note that these prices are ALL INCLUSIVE of any credit card processing fees. You will not see additional charges on your card. This is a CHANGE in our registration process. Thank you!
$54.25 - Now through July 31
$60.00 - August 1 - September 14
$70.25 September 15 - October 1
RELAYS - TWO PERSON TEAM - (This is the TOTAL cost for the team)
$75.50 - Now through July 31
$97.00 - August 1 - Septemeber 14
$107.50 - September15 - October 1
YOUTH (AGE 17 & BELOW)
$28.00 - Now through September 14
$38.50 - September 15 - October 1
Any remaining spots an be purchased in person at the packet pick up locations listed below.
You MUST be a member of USAT to compete. You can purchase a one day license, or an annual license for each participant, including ALL relay members. USAT membership is now integrated into our registration process and you'll handle while registering online. You can purchase a one day, annual, renew your current membership or upgrade via our registration site.
Packet Pickup will be on the following days:
Friday, October 3rd
12pm to 6pm
Bicycle World & Fitness West University
2519 Rice Blvd., (713-529-0140)
Saturday, October 4th
Bicycle World & Fitness
14536 Memorial Drive (281-556-0923)
THERE IS NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION OR PACKET PICKUP. YOU MUST PICK UP YOUR OWN PACKET.
Awards will be given to the overall male and female winners, overall master's male and females, and the top 3 in each age group and relay categories. These awards, as always, include plaques and product prizes. Other door prizes will be raffled off by random race numbers during the awards ceremony!
POST RACE PARTY
Bicycle World and Fitness will again be sponsoring an awesome post race party with great food and drinks, fantastic give-aways, and super awards! We'll have some great music playing and have a good time under the pavilion!
This will be a computer chip timed event that will include splits for run/transition/bike/transition/run. Chips will be picked up on race morning.
Race Shots will be taking photos at Du the Bear. Check their website at http://www.raceshots.net
Major sponsors include Bicycle World of Houston, Third Coast Training, Memorial Athletic Club, The Athlete Stop, Muscle Milk, and Coach Trent.
Goodie Bags will include your race numbers, official dry-fit race t-shirt, & water bottle plus information on Pink Ribbons Project and some other local events coming up!
PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT
Athletes may make a contribution to the Pink Ribbons Project through the registration process!