Marley’s Kids Triathlon


2018 RESULTS

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LATE REGISTRATION & PACKET PICKUP

May 19, 2018
4:30pm-6:30pm   Late Registration & Packet Pick Up

Nike Factory Store
2910 W Loop 289 #805
Lubbock, TX 79407

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

WHEN
May 20,2018

TIME
7:30 am*(subject to change)

WHERE
Buffalo Springs Lake, 5 miles southeast of Lubbock, TX on East 50th (FM Rd. 853)

WEATHER
Semi-arid, so you will not sweat in the shade!

  • Average high: 90.8 Fahrenheit
  • Average low: 64 Fahrenheit
  • Average humidity: 20%-35%
  • Average wind: 10 – 13 MPH

Participant Divisions

RACING AGE            SWIM         BIKE                              RUN

5-6 Youth 100 m 5k (3.1 miles) 1k (.6 mile)
7-8 Youth 100 m 5k (3.1 miles) 1k (.6 mile)
9-10 Youth 100 m 5k (3.1 miles) 1k (.6 mile)
11-12 Youth 200m 10k (6.2 miles) 2k (1.2 miles)
13-15 Youth 200m 10k (6.2 miles) 2k (1.2 miles)

Travel & Hotel

HOST HOTEL:

Clarion Hotel & Conference Center 
3201 Loop 289
South, Lubbock, TX, 79423, US
Phone: (806) 797-3241 Fax: (806) 793-1203
All rooms now include microwaves & refrigerators.

Buffalo Springs Lake
9999 High Meadow Road
Lubbock, Texas 79404
Phone:  (806) 747.3353
Fax: (806) 747.3714
Call or visit their website with questions concerning camping.

COURSE INFORMATION

TRANSITION MAP

SWIM –
100 M/200 M
The Open Water Swim is straight across the shallow portion of the inlet at Sandy Point Beach. We will have lifeguards standing in the water beside the swimmers.  The swimmers will be following a lane rope to guide their swim. If a swimmer needs to stop and rest they can hold onto a lifeguard or rope or touch the bottom to rest. The average water temperature in Buffalo Springs Lake is 70-74 degrees.

BIKE –
5 km/10 km

Out and back bike course on flat, asphalt roads.

RUN –
1 km/2 km
Out and back run course on almost flat, asphalt roads.

RESULTS/AWARDS

2018 Results

2017 RESULTS

2016 Results

2015 Results

2014 Results

2013 Results

2012 Results

All finishers will receive a finishers medal when they cross the finish line.

 

PHOTOS

Training Opportunities

 

 

 

Buffalo Springs Lake Triathlon Camp — May 18-20, 2018

This three-day intensive triathlon training camp will prepare you for the IRONMAN 70.3 Buffalo Springs Lake race on June 24, 2018. The camp is based around developing your race plan for the Ironman 70.3 Buffalo Springs Lake triathlon and ends with practicing your race plan in the Buffman & Squeaky Olympic distance triathlon.  You will swim, ride and run the course.  You will climb the infamous hill just outside of transition.  The camp coaches will guide you through the techniques and strategies to make this your best IRONMAN 70.3 ever!

The camp is designed for the beginner to advanced level triathlete.

Register Now

  • Where: Buffalo Springs Lake, Lubbock, TX
  • Cost: $340 per person until January 31; $400 February 1 – March 31; $475 April 1 to closing date of May 12.
  • Coaches: Triple Threat Tough
  • Included: All training nutrition, SAG, Education and Strategy Sessions and SWAG.  The camp is coached by professional triathlon coaches from Triple Threat Tough.  The swim is supported with kayaks and a buoy course laid out. There will be full support on the bike course including roaming SAG and aid stations. The run will be supported with aid stations and roaming SAG.  *Accommodations and meals not included.

TRAINING CAMP SCHEDULE

  • Friday, May 18th
    • At Hotel conference room
      • 7:00 – 7:30 – Introduction and Camp Schedule
      • 7:30 – 8:00 – Clinic – Race plan development
      • 8:00 – 8:30 – Clinic – Planning nutrition for the weekend
    • At the Park
      • 9:30 – 10:00 – Clinic – BSLT transition layout
      • 10:00 – 10:30 – Clinic – Open Water Swim starts
      • 10:30 – 11:00 – Open water swim on BSLT swim course
      • 11:30 – 12:30 – Run hill repeat workout on BSLT run course
    • 12:30 – 2:30 – Lunch on own
    • At Spiral staircase hill
      • 2:30 – 3:00 – Clinic – Hill climbing technique
      • 3:00 – 4:00 – Bike hill repeat workout on BSLT bike course
      • 4:00 – 4:30 – Brick run
      • 6:00 – 8:00 – Dinner; BSLT course description and discussion
  • Saturday, May 19th
    • At the BSL Park
      • 6:30 – 7:00 – Clinic – Diaphragmatic breathing
      • 7:00 – 11:30 – Ride the BSLT bike course
      • 11:30 – 1:00 – Lunch on own
      • 1:00 – 2:00 – Open water swim on BSLT course
      • 2:30 – 4:30 – Run the BSLT run course; 1 or 2 loops
      • 6:00 – 8:00 – Dinner; Race plan discussion; closing remarks
  • Sunday, May 20th
    • At the hotel
      • 6:30 – 7:00 – drive to BSL Park
      • 9:00 Buffman and Squeaky Olympic Distance Triathlon race

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER >

TRAINING CAMP ACCOMODATION

The 2018 Buffalo Springs Lake Training Camp host hotel has also come onboard with a special training camp rate of $89 per night! Please note that this is the same weekend as graduation, so

the sooner you book the better. When booking call Blake at 806-740-9946.  Please mention Triple Threat Tough and that you are a triathlete coming in town for the training camp to access your special nightly rate.

MCM ELEGANTE HOTEL & SUITES

801 Ave Q
Lubbock TX 79401
Phone: (806) 763-1200
Fax: (806) 763-2656
www.mcmelegantelubbock.com