An Official Announcement will be made concerning the use of Wetsuits on race morning, but race management will start testing the water temps several weeks before the race and publishing the information. Wetsuits are permitted if the water temperature is up to (and including) 76.1 degrees Fahrenheit (24.5 degrees Celsius) or colder. Wetsuits will be prohibited in water temperatures greater than 83.8 degrees Fahrenheit (28.8 degrees Celsius).
Athletes who choose to wear a wetsuit in water temperatures 76.2 degrees Farhrenheit (24.55 degrees Celsius) and up to 83.8 degrees Fahrenheit (28.77 degrees Celsius) will not be eligible for Age Group awards.
Athletes should contact the wetsuit manufacturer directly to confirm whether their suit is legal. The De Soto Water Rover and the Speedo Elite Triathlon Wetsuit with forearm flaps wetsuits are PROHIBITED.
Race Officials will be monitoring athletes on race morning to enforce wetsuit restrictions.sc wheels
Yes. However, race organizers reserve the right to restrict use depending on conditions.
USA Triathlon will sanction Tri Fort Worth. To complete the online registration process, athletes will need to enter their USAT annual license number or athletes can purchase a one-day license ($15.00 USD) or annual license ($50.00 USD) during online registration. Athletes must bring their photo identification and show proof of current USAT membership during Athlete Check-In.
No. Athletes cannot switch or gift their slot to anyone else should that athlete be unable to compete in Tri Fort Worth. Per USAT regulations, competing in a sanctioned event without properly registering and paying for your entry is strictly prohibited, which includes both selling an entry to another party or purchasing an entry through a third party.
Yes, they are available on the 1/2 race information pages.
The Half Iron Distances will have a Relay Category. Each team may have 2 or three participants to enter the Relay Category. Each member of the relay team must have a valid USAT membership or purchase a 1-day pass.
No, each athlete must pick up his/her own packet.
Yes, hydration and nutrition stations will be offered throughout the course. Details of the hydration and nutrition stations will be listed in the athlete guide.
Sorry, absolutely NO communication devices, MP3 players, speakers, or any other devices (Yes, that means NO cell phones).
Yes, there will be a race expo with vendors, information, and event merchandise will be available for purchase. Full details of the hours for the Race Expo will be published with the Athlete Guide.
Please contact Todd Speer at Todd@trifortworth.com