|The Great Illini Challenge|
2013 Prize Money! Over $2600 Total
Only 400 entry spots. Register Early.
Due to the hurricane in 2012 all 2012 registrants have been transferred to the 2013 Great Illini.
If you wish to transfer between division please send an email to email@example.com and we will issue a transfer voucher that will allow you to re-register in the new division. If there is cost increase you are responsible for the upgrade difference. If you are participating in the same event this year you are have already been transferred.
Great Illini Challenge
Half Distance & Olympic Triathlon
Saturday August 31, 2013
Lake Mattoon Beach Neoga, IL
(1282 CR 000 E Neoga, IL 62447)
Half Distance Triathlon.
1.2 mile swim -56 mile bike -13.1 run
Olympic Distance Triathlon
1.5k swim- -24.80 mile bike -10k run.
The Great Illini Half starts with a 1.2 Mile - Clockwise Swim in Lake Mattoon.
Courses Half 2 loop bike course 28 miles Timing mats turn around on bike turn around
Half Course Record:
Male: Andrew Starykowicz - 4:06:57 - 2011
Female: Jennifer Harrison - 4:31:29 - 2006
Olympic Course Record:
Male: Ryan Shanahan - 1:57:05 - 2010
Female: D'Arcy Lynch - 2:18:15 - 2010
Pre- Register $150
After June 1 - $155
After July 1 - $165
After August 1 - $170
$750 -1st place 1/2 Distance male
$750 -1st place 1/2 Distance female
$250 -2nd Place 1/2 Distance Male
$250 -2nd Place 1/2 Distance Female
$150 -3rd Place 1/2 Distance Male
$150 -3rd Place 1/2 Distance Female
Olympic Distance Prizes
$150 -1st Place Olympic Distance male
$150 -1st Place Olympic Distance female
First 100 finishers in both olympic and half distance will receive an award
All finishers will receive a finish medal
NO AGE GROUP AWARDS
No waiting around for everyone to finish for awards
Half Iron Distance: - $130*
Olympic Distance - $85*
Half Iron: Relay Team - $260*
Olympic Distance Relay Team - $170*
* USAT Member (Additional $10 NON-USAT Memeber Insurance fee applies per each participant)
Location: Lake Mattoon Beach Neoga, IL
1282 CR 000 E Neoga, IL 62447
Directions: Google Maps or see below.
Packet pickup at race site Friday 5:30 -8:00 PM and Sat 5:30 - 6:45 AM
Saturday tranision opens 5:00 am
Saturday body nmarking 6:00 am
Saturday Half start 6:45 first wave
Saturday Half 6:48 second wave
Saturday 8:00 am pre race meeting Mandatory Oly
Saturday 8:15 first wave Oly
Saturday 8:18 second wave Oly