WHO: Anyone is invited to participate! A flat rate of $25 dollars applies to all athletes.
What: A 5 mile (approx. 8km) race which will take place on the Bow river pathway. The race course starts across from Tri It Multisport and will head West to Edsworthy Park. After crossing the railway tracks runners will run to the top of Douglas Fir trial before retracing steps to their finish.
When: MAY16, 2014. 7:00 PM START TIME!
Where: Tri It Multisport. 2640 Parkdale Blvd N.W. Calgary, AB
Race Start: The race start/ finish is located directly across the street from Tri It. Please use the cross walk located 100 meters west of Tri It to cross the road both before and after the race.
Parking: Parking is available in the Tri It Parking lots and on surrounding streets. There is street parking located within a 400m radius of Tri It. Park early and make sure you make it to the store prior to 7:00 PM.
Prizes: Age group awards will be awarded to the top 3 athletes in each age group. Male and Female athletes in each age group compete against each other. Overall Male and Female athletes (top 3) are competing for special prizes.
Race Package Pickup: Package pick up will be available at Tri It Multisport between 2:30pm and 5:30pm on MAY16th.
Test your physical strength and mental endurance in one of the best Gran Fondo events to take place this year. Enjoy the ferry ride across the Red Deer river, pedal up some short but serious hills, and ride South Dinosaur Trail, Wayne and the village of Dorothy.

Our rental wetsuit fleet is available via the online web store. If you are just starting out in the sport this is a great way to try a suit before purchasing.
New This Week @ Tri It Last Updated on March 31, 2014
Mio Alpha Strapless HR Monitor
Using first-of-its-kind patented technology the Mio Alpha Strapless HR Monitor lets you know your heart rate at a glance so you know that you’re training in your zone.

No chest strap means no hassle, no sliding or chafing. Alpha's soft, stretchable silicone wrist band ensures a snug fit in a form factor that won't bind you.
Finis SwimSense Performance Monitor
Analyze your performance on the device with pace times, distance, stroke count, stroke rate, distance-per-stroke and calories burned across all four major strokes.

Performance data can then be uploaded to the FINIS Streamline Training Log for additional analysis and historical review.
H2O Audio Interval 4 Underwater MP3
Listen to music while you swim! This waterproof case with integrated headphones designed for 4th generation iPod shuffle.

Enjoy the same advantage of training with music on dry land.

Yurbuds Ironman Inspire Pro Sport Earphones with 3-Button Microphone:

Easy music and call navigation
In-line microphone