FAQ's

How do I get back to the start from the finish line?

1. There will be transportation provided via buse

2. Have someone come with you to the race and they bring your vehicle to the fairgrounds; or
3. Catch a ride.

What happens to my gear that I leave at the swim start during my swim/bike transition?

1. Philadelphia Sertoma Club members will pick up the transition area and any items that are left will remain at Lake TiakO'Khata until mid-afternoon of race day.

2. You are responsible for retrieving items left at the Lake; otherwise, they will be trashed.

Can I register the morning of the race?

NO

In the past, the athletes were able to pay for USA Triathlon licenses online and then sign the waiver at the Lake?

1. If you are a USA Triathlon annual license holder, bring your license and a photo id. If you don't have a license on you, you must purchase one or not compete in the race.
2. You must have a license to compete in the race.

3. The one day license is $15/adult and yearly $10/child, payable before you race.

Do I need to bring a photo ID with my USA Triathlon license?

Yes

What happens if I do not have a Photo ID?

You do not race.

Where is the best place to stay for the race?

Refer to the travel link on the left.

What is the address to mail in the form I filled out online and then printed off?

Philadelphia Sertoma Club
Attn: Registration

P.O. Box 735
Philadelphia, MS 39350

How do I get my running gear to the bike/run transition area?

There will be a bag in your race packet that you will place in a trailer marked bike/run transition. The bag will have your number on it. A Philadelphia Sertoma Club member will transport this bag to the bike/run transition, and it will be waiting on you when you arrive and dismount the bike. (further explanation available at the race meeting)

When will we pick up our timing chips?
The timing chips will be available on race morning and you must show us your race number in order to get one.


Bike racks:

Swim/Bike Transition is marked with your race number.

The Bike/Run Transition is marked with your race number.

If your question is not on this page, please email your question to heartodixietriathlon@gmail.com and also make plans to attend the pre-race meeting the night before the race at Lake Tiak O'Khata.