TriZona @ Starr Pass Race Info

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Race Features

• very cool technical t-shirt
• finishers medal
• awards (both male and female) to the top 3 overall
• USA Triathlon sanctioned event
• Police control at all key intersections
• Gatorade Endurance and Power Bar Energy Gels on course
• Post-race food and drinks
• Enjoy the beauty and grandeur of the Marriott at Starr Pass

Hotel Stay

The host of our event – the JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa is offering a fantastic rate of $199 (plus tax) for Saturday night, March 12, the night before the race, if you book your stay before February 28. Enjoy all the benefits of this awesome Resort before and after TriZona by spending the night. Click here to make your reservation

Packet Pick-up

Packet Pick-up will be held the morning of the race.  If you have any questions, please contact to discuss other arrangements.
You must bring your valid USA Triathlon card and a valid photo ID with you to packet pick up!

USAT Membership

If you are a current USAT annual member, you must bring your valid USA Triathlon card to packet pick up. If you do not have your current card with you, you will be required to sign up and pay for a one-day license at the event. This option is also available at the time of online registration. If you have recently purchased an annual membership, you may go the USA Triathlon website and print a temporary card which will suffice for the event. If you purchased the one day license along with your registration, no card is needed.

Mandatory Pre-Race Meeting

There will be a pre-race meeting at 7:35am on Race Day morning. You need to attend this meeting. Valuable information regarding the event will be presented and you will have the opportunity to ask questions.

Transition Information

Transition area opens at 6:30am. Bikes will be racked at that time and any gear for the bike to run transition will be placed near your bike. There is no required bike check for the event. The transition area is closed to spectators – no exceptions. After the race, transition crews will assist you in claiming your gear. All bikes must be removed from the bike lot by noon. You must claim all your gear as you exit on race day. We are not responsible for lost items.

Aid Stations

There will be one aid station on the bike course and one every mile on the run course. The bike aid stations will have bottles of Gatorade Endurance and water bottles. The run stations will be fully supported with Gatorade Endurance, water, and Power Bar energy gels. Please help our volunteers keep the Starr Pass neighborhood clean and the residents of the area happy by discarding empty gel packets, water bottles, wrappers, and cups at the aid stations while racing! Thank you!

Bike Course (15.6 miles)

The roads are open to traffic. Ride on the right hand side of the road unless instructed by a police officer. Please use the toilets that are available at the race site. Please be courteous and respectful of the neighbors and other folks out on the roads!

Run Course (5K)

The run course begins on the relatively private roads of the Marriott Resort. The remainder of the course is on the bike lane of road. There will be wildly excited volunteers to help with anything and everything you need or request.

A Special Kind Of Event

At any 5430 / Haka Multisport event, you can count on:
•     USAT Sanctioned event

•     Great competitor technical race shirts and other goodies

•     Cool finisher medals and/or unique awards

•     Police control at all key intersections

•     Good, healthy post-race food

•     Well supported aid stations on the course

•     And, of course, awesome fantastic volunteers

Refund Policy

Athletes may request a partial refund by submitting an email request to Requests submitted by March 6, 2016 will receive a refund of 65% of their race entry fee (not including any other fees). Any requests submitted between March 7 – March 11, 2016 will receive a refund of 35% of their race entry fee (not including any other fees). Sorry, no refunds will be granted after March 11, 2016, no exceptions. Absolutely no transferring or selling your bib number to another person. Doing so will result in a ban from USAT events for one year.

Event Cancellation

In case of inclement weather, 5430 Sports and Haka Multisport reserve the right to cancel or change the race course in order to create safe racing conditions. In any case there will be No Refunds of race entry fees. Each athlete must accept any such risk of their entry fee paid. There is no complimentary race entry to a future race. All monies collected are used to develop and produce the event, including all race supplies, staffing, and administration. We pledge to make every effort to produce a fair, safe and exciting event for all. Any decision we make to go forth with the race is based on the overall event safety.