Hammer Sprint Triathlon & Duathlon benefit the Humane Society of Loudon County in memory of a special dog named "HAMMER". These early season USAT sanctioned events are in there 12th year in 2012. Come out for a great cause and test your off-season work!
Choose either a 400 meter swim in the triathlon or 5K run in the duathlon. Each event is followed by a 16.1 mile bike and 5 K run.
Swim is in clear, cool Tellico Lake. Start will be in water by the bath house after Duathlon sets off. Swim finish is at other beach area by race finish. Map Link is from Amica -same course layout but shorter
The bike course is also an out and back on Tellico Parkway with a loop at the far end covering Davis Ferry and Maple Hill Roads. Terrain is rolling and fast. Map Link
Run courses use the roads and paved trails of the TVA Tellico Recreation area. Aid stations will be passed each mile of this rolling course. Run Course map Link
Race Venue Directions: TVA Tellico Dam Recreation Area (at start of Tellico Parkway), Lenoir City, TN – Exit I-75 at Lenoir City, take Rt. 321 South toward Maryville, past Rt. 11 & over Ft. Loudon Dam, exit right after dam to Tellico Parkway, go straight at stop sign to race site. (Race site +/- 4 miles S of I-75)