UC Davis Aquathlon and 5k
Sunday, October 28, 2012 from 7:00 AM to 2:00 PM (PDT)
Date: Sunday October 28th, 2012
9:00 AM Aquathlon
10:00 AM 5K Run
8685 Pleasants Valley Rd. Winters, CA 95694
Parking will be available at Lake Solano County Park.
Transition Area opens at 8:00 AM and will take place in a marked grassy area in the picnic area of Lake Solano County Park. Transition Area will CLOSE at 8:45 AM. Please keep the center path clear and watch out for racers entering and exiting the area.
600 meter Swim, 5 kilometer run.
The aquathon race kicks off with a swim in beautiful Lake Solano at Lake Solano County Park in Winters, California. The run course will take you on a scenic tour of the park and will be mostly trails and some asphalt. Take a look at the Swim Course below (wetsuits are highly recommended):
The water temperatuure is 62-65 degrees year around so wetsuits are highly recommended.
Wetsuitrental.com is offering a special deal for college kids for $35 rental instead of $45.
Outdoor Adventures at UC Davis also rents wetsuits to students and the public.
The Run Course (2 loops):
The run course is runs mainly on 70% dirt trails and 30% pavement.
Below is the tentative schedule of wave starts.
9:00 – WCCTC Collegiate Men 1
9:05 – WCCTC Collegiate Men 2
9:10 –WCCTC Collegiate Women 1
9:15 – WCCTC Collegiate Women 2
9:20 - Open Men + Women + Relay
10:00- 5k Race
Top finishers in the following:
- WCCTC Collegiate Men
- WCCTC Collegiate Women
- Open Men age categories: U19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69
- Open Women age categories: U19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69
Packet pickup will be held from 12:00 – 6:00PM on Saturday October 27th at Ken's Bike and Ski in Downtown Davis, 650 G. Street, Davis, CA 95616. Late packet pickup will be available race day, October 28th, 7:15AM – 8:30AM. You must be present to pickup your own packet.
- Valid Photo ID (*High School or University ID if registered as a student)
- $12 to purchase a 1-day USAT Membership or
- Proof of USAT Membership
The UC Davis Aquathlonn abides by USAT regulations.
- No headphones or any personal audio devices.
- Participants must stay within marked cone lanes and marked paths.
- There will be NO TIME deductions for circumstantial events as per USAT guidelines, all course route distubances will be eliminated to the best of our ability.
For a more comprehensive list, take a look at the Common Rules.
Unfortunately the University of California Davis Triathlon Team is not able to offer refunds on this race.
When & Where
UC Davis Triathlon Team
The Davis Sprint Triathlon is a student-run event organized by the UC Davis Triathlon Team. Our goal is to organize a safe and fun community event. Please let us know if you have any special needs, questions or concerns.
Matt Houston, William Diaz, Elvis Colindres, Jesse Taing
Race Directors, UC Davis Triathlon Team