Ladies DU Fayetteville

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Event Information


Run, ride, run around the beautiful Lake Fayetteville in this ladies only duathlon. Each run will be 2 miles and the bike will be 11 miles, all of which will be on paved trail. What sounds better than the chance to get out and run, bike, run in the company of hundreds of other women!

When: Sunday, June 9, 2019. 7:00am
What: Duathlon - Run 2 miles, Bike 11 miles, Run 2 miles
Where:
Lake Fayetteville / Veterans Memorial Park. Check out the Event Site Map.
Who:
Ladies only! Participate as an Individual or as a Relay (team of two)

Registration

Registration for the Ladies DU is now open (February 1, 2019) at fayetteville-ar.gov/recreation
$45 for individuals, $75 for relay teams. Includes custom sleeveless running/cycling jersey!

Training Program


The Ladies DU Fayetteville duathlon training program will consist of six sessions, meeting on Wednesdays at 5:45pm, at Veterans Memorial Park at Lake Fayetteville. Sessions will be 45-60 minutes in length. Participants will meet at the small pavilion at Veterans Memorial Park unless otherwise communicated. The goal of the program is to help ladies become familiar with the race course and build up confidence in abilities for the DU!
May 1 - Run
May 8 - Cross-training
May 15 - Bike
May 22 - Run
May 29 - Cross-training
June 5 - Bike
Training program registration is $95 and includes entry into the Ladies DU. If you have already registered separately for the race, please contact Tiffany Hoover at thoover@fayetteville-ar.gov or 479-444-3463.

Schedule


The transition area will open at 5:45am. Check-in and Packet Pick up will be from 5:45am-6:45am. 
Pre-Race Stretch will begin at 6:45am.
Final Announcement and the National Anthem will begin at 6:55am. 
Race start is 7:00am.
Post-race Festivities from 8:15-11:00am   

Course


The Ladies DU Fayetteville will utilized the paved trails in the Lake Fayetteville area. The RUN course is an out and back on Clear Creek Trail and the BIKE course is two laps around Lake Fayetteville on the Lake Fayetteville Trail. Course map can be viewed here: 2019 Course Map

Awards


All finishers will receive a finisher medal. Awards will be given to the top three overall individuals and to the top three overall relay teams. Age group awards will be given to the top three finishers as well. Age groups are <14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, >70. A short awards presentation will be held once all racers have finished (approx 10:20-10:30am). 

Volunteers


If you are looking to get involved, we have plenty of opportunities for you such as event set up, participant check in, timing assistants and course monitors. Register for this or any Fayetteville Parks and Recreation event via Give Pulse or contact Tiffany Hoover, Assistant Recreation Superintendent, by email.

Sponsors


The Fayetteville Race Series would not be successful with out support from our event sponsors. Thank you to those who have contributed! For information on sponsorship opportunities, please refer to our Fayetteville Race Series Sponsorship Packet and contact Fayetteville Parks and Recreation.
Sponsored By: Academy_Sports_Outdoors logo einstein-logo Clif Bar Logo Adidas Outdoor Logo

Results

Ladies DU Fayetteville 2018 RESULTS, provided by Race Wizard
Ladies DU Fayetteville 2017 Results, provided by Race Wizard
Ladies DU Fayetteville 2016 Results, provided by Race Wizard

Photos


Ladies DU Fayetteville 2018 PHOTOS, courtesy of Megan Sebeck
Ladies DU Fayetteville 2017 photos, courtesy of Megan Sebeck

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