March In Okarche Duathlon

 

POSTPONED - Will run later in 2020

 

 

This race is the 2020 USA Triathlon Regional Duathlon Championship for the South Central Region.

 

 

 

Its time to open up the 2020 season with the March in Okarche Duathlon. Located in Okarche, OK.
 
 Entrants will receive the coveted MIO hoodie (make sure to register early to guarantee a hoodie!). 
 
This is a fast, fast, fast and mostly flat out-and-back 5K run course on smooth roads with little traffic, followed by a scenic and undulating bike through the Oklahoma countryside. The roads have recently been resurfaced so you can expect fast times and a smooth road. Register before March 1st to be guaranteed the exclusive MIO hoodie. 
 
Long Course: 5k run / 25k bike / 5k run 
3.1 Miles - Course is open to traffic but usually extremely light. Volunteers will be at the turn around point. An aid station will be stationed near the half way point.

 

16 Miles - Rolling hills, Course will be open to traffic but will have volunteers at the turn around point. 
DIRECTIONS TO EVENT 

From I-40: Take El Reno exit US 81 north approximately 15 miles to Okarche.
 
From Kilpatrick Turnpike: Take NW Expressway (HWY 3) approximately 20 miles to Okarche. On the south edge of Okarche, turn left (west) on Texas Ave and go 2 blocks to Park.
 
From I-35 and Waterloo Road, Take Waterloo Road approx. 32 miles west to Okarche. From Stop light in town center go 3 blocks south and 2 blocks west to park.
 
Hotel accommodations available in Okarche at Tower Inn Motel. 405-263-4853
 


PARKING 

Plenty of parking is available at and near the park. Although please do not park on the west side of the park, this is where the transition area will be setup.


USAT SANCTIONED EVENT

This is a USAT Sanctioned Event. It will follow all USAT rules and guidelines. All participants MUST have a valid ID along w/ a USAT License. If you do not have a vaild USAT #, then you MUST purchase a one-day USAT Membership for $15. You can purchase a one-day or annual USAT membership direct from USAT. 

 

USAT RULES

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CONTACT

Race Director: Steven English  

 

THINGS TO BRING

Your photo ID
 
Your USAT MEMBER CARD if you have one.
 
For the run: Running shoes.
 
For the bike: Bike, helmet, cycling shoes if you use them, frame-mounted water bottle.  
 
Depending on the weather, remember to bring some warm clothes for after! We like to hang out and visit!