REVOLUTION3 Triathlon Announces New Triathlon Race for 2009
Registration begins October 1st, 2008
REVOLUTION3 Triathlon will be directing its first-ever half distance triathlon (1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike and 13.1 mile run), The Half-Rev on June 7, 2009 at Quassy Amusement Park in beautiful Middlebury, Connecticut . The inaugural Half-Rev will feature the largest professional purse prize of any regular season Half Event of its kind, $100,000, coupled with $20,000 in cash and prizes for our age-group athletes. As such, the Half-Rev will attract some of the biggest name professional and amateur athletes in the sport of triathlon.
“I am thrilled to be part of the new REVOLUTION3 Triathlon. The $100,000 prize purse will attract the world’s best triathletes – doesn’t get better than that.”
~ Leanda Cave
2007 ITU Long Distance World Champion
REVOLUTION3 Triathlon has plans to add two new events in 2010. The second event planned for 2010 is an Olympic distance triathlon (.9 mile swim, 24 mile bike and 6.2 mile run) followed by a Full-Rev (2.4 miles swim, 112 mile bike and 26.2 mile run) rounding out the season in 2010.
* For more information about REVOLUTION3 Triathlon and the race series, visit www.REV3tri.com
* For more information about Quassy Amusement Park visit www.quassy.com
* For more information about Trakkers, visit www.trakkersgps.com.
About REVOLUTION3 Triathlon: REVOLUTION3 Triathlon is located in Centreville, VA and is focused on providing first class multisport events geared to both professional athletes and the first time multisport participant.
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