Elk Lake Triathlon, Duathlon & Aquabike takes place BC Day Long Weekend
The August long weekend race tradition continues at Elk Lake. Featuring a Triathlon, Duathlon & Aquabike, relay options, post-race pancake breakfast for athletes.
This is the 38th year of the event and new for 2018 is the Duatholon. The start line will be on Brookleigh Rd at the bike mount/dismount line. Runners will run towards Hamsterly Rd and turn right at Hamsterly, running towards the lake following the signage and cone line, turning right into the park and towards the lake at the entrance gate.
West Saanich rd and Old West Saanich rd will is where the majority of the cycling portion of the race will be. Please give competitors lots of space or avoid the area altogether.
Hamsterly Beach is the start and finish for the Triathlon and Duathlon races. There are lots of post-race events for race participants and those who are there to take in the race.
A portion of each entry is donated to our local charity partner, Help Fill A Dream.
The Weekends events include:
Sprint triathlon 750m Swim, 20k Bike, 5k Run
Standard triathlon 1,500m Swim, 40k Bike, 10K Run
Aquabike 1,500m Swim and 40K Bike
Duathlon 5k Run, 40k Bike, 9.6K Run