The Great Race Team Relay - Run, Bike, and Paddle Triathlon

Runners

August 14, 2016 at 9:30 AM at Emerson Park...

Results of Great Race XXXIX.

Open and age group Award Winners.

Next year is Great Race 40! August 13, 2017...

                 You can register for Great Race 40 now and lock in this year's rates!.



... on the northern end of Owasco Lake. Join us as we renew Auburn's annual tradition of fun, competition, and celebration.

The Great Race is the nation's largest team only run, bike and paddle triathlon. Hundreds of 2, 3, or 4 person teams begin with a runner (5k or 10k) who hands off to a biker (10 or 20 miles) who then hand off to their kayaker or 2 canoeists. Young or old, serious racers or beginners (check out the news story below), compete for glory or the pursuit of fun and fitness. After the race, the annual post-race celebration begins. Racers and spectators alike are in for the fun, food, and refreshments.

Our Flagship Event: The Championship Course

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4 Person teams
Runner - 10 kilometers
Biker - 20 miles
2 person Canoe - 4 miles

3 Person teams
Runner - 10 kilometers
Biker - 20 miles
1 person Kayak - 4 miles

2 Person teams
Runner - 10 kilometers
Biker - 20 miles
Both then Canoe - 4 miles

Also, our popular Short Course

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4 Person teams
Runner - 5 kilometers
Biker - 10 miles
2 person Canoe - 2 miles

3 Person teams
Runner - 5 kilometers
Biker - 10 miles
1 person Kayak - 2 miles

Celebration!!!

All participants, families and guests are invited to join us after the race for the annual Great Race celebration. All participants and volunteers will be treated to lunch and liquid refreshments after the race. Additional food and beverages are available for guests. Feel free to bring your own refreshments and enjoy the day at beautiful Emerson Park. A live band will be on stage providing fine entertainment.

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Race Photos

Thank you racers and volunteers!

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We can't do it without you! Next year's race is on Sunday, August 14, 2016. We hope to see you there. You can Sign up your team now!

Need Teammates?

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We have a Message Board where racers can find that last team member they need or join up with a completely new team. .

Hotels, etc.

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Here's a list of hotels motels, bed and breakfasts in the area.

For even more fun!

mudrun

The Finger Lakes Mud Run
Check it out. Saturday, September 24, 2016 an outdoor challenge course that takes place within the beautiful grounds of Everest Park. Net proceeds will go to Champions for Life. Join in the fun!

Our Generous Sponsors:



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