"The Eurekan" competition is comprised of
the triathlon, 100 mile ride and 10K run.
To become "The Eurekan", a competitor must
complete all three events in the allotted time - see below.
To be eligible for "The Eurekan" recognition
a competitor must register in The Eurekan category
Each of "The Eurekan" competitors are required
to have a current USA Triathlon license or purchase one
event or annual USAT license in order to compete.
USAT License Info: Adult - $12 one event or $45 annual. Youth
(17 and under) - $10 one event or $15 annual
When registering for "The Eurekan" on active.com,
if competitors are not USA Triathlon annual license holders you
will automatically be charged for either the one event or annual
license fee depending on which one you choose. A competitor can
apply the one event license fee to an annual membership later
in the year.
Only one-day adult licenses may be purchased at packet pick-up.
Allotted times per event: Triathlon - 2 hours;
100 mile Bike - 9.5 hours; 10K Run - 2 hours.
All 2015 USAT rules are in effect for triathlon.
Event will be held rain or shine.
Minimum age to compete in The Eurekan is 16 years of age. NO
More detailed info can be found under the Course Info link.
Thursday, August 13 from 6pm to 7pm at the
host hotel. Triathlon coaches will discuss race-day preparation,
nutrition, key do's and don'ts. Also on hand will be a USA Triathlon
official to discuss race rules. Both will be available for questions.
packet pickup & registration info
Thursday 5pm - 8pm packet pickup / registration at Inn of the
Ozarks 207 W Van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632. 479-253-9768
Friday 9am - 11am (packet pickup only) at Inn of the Ozarks
Friday Noon to 1:30pm (packet pickup only) at Holiday Island
Recreation Ctr., 13 Buckskin Lane, Holiday Island AR 72631 479-253-9890
Event Timeline -
Triathlon - Friday 2:00pm
100 Mile Bike Ride -Saturday 7:00am
10K Run - Sunday 7:45am
Transition and Staging Area Directions -
Friday - Triathlon at Holiday Island. Parking at Holiday Island
Recreation Center - 13 Buckskin Lane, Eureka Springs, AR 72631.
Noon transition area opens for racer who have picked up packets.
Racers must pick up packets before entering transition. 2pm
Saturday - 100 Mile Ride. Staging Location - Victoria Inn -
(intersection of E. Van Buren & Ridgeview Rd). The staging
area is 2.5 miles east from the Hwy 23 (Hunstville Rd) / Hwy 62
intersection, which is located next to Land O Nod motel. See Google
Maps link - Click here.
Sunday - 10K Run. Staging area at the city courthouse
on Main Street/Hwy 23
Awards and recognition - "The
Technical fabric collared shirt embroidered with the year and
"The Eurekan" logo
Unique, custom-designed medal
Male and Female with the fastest cumulative time will each
receive a custom award
Personalized completion certificate.
Awards Ceremony - Eureka Springs City
11:00am - Video & Picture Recap of the weekend...YOU DON'T
WANT TO MISS THIS!
11:15am - Door prizes for all event participants who attend
11:30am - "The Eurekan" Recognition
Door Prizes, Pre & Post Race Goodies -
Goody bag with lots of sponsor products and services
Door prizes will include gift certificates, cash and lots of
Saturday post ride celebration with adult beverages, food and