EVENT: Florida Xtreme Triathlon - Stage 2
DATE: November 17, 2018
DESCRIPTION: Stage #2 of the Florida Xtreme Triathlon, a 3-day, 300+ mile, coast to coast triathlon across Florida.
VENUES: Stage #2 begins at Carney Island Recreation Area south of Ocala, and ends near Gainesville, FL.
COURSE INFORMATION: Please note that all courses are currently being tweaked following the 2017 race, and subject to change. We are also reviewing the available venues to host the end of Stage #2 and start of Stage #3.
SWIM - A monitored 2 mile swim in crystal clear waters of Lake Weir. Athletes will swim two laps of a one mile course. Wetsuit use is permitted. The swim cutoff time is two hours after the official start of the race.
BIKE - The 78 mile bike course will utilize roads and paved trails. Athletes will bike from Carney Island Recreation Area south of Ocala to Lake Swan Camp in Melrose (please note there may be a possible venue change for 2018). Cyclists are required to follow all traffic laws during the the bike segment as most intersections will not be monitored. The course will be well marked and bike sag will be present. The event will provide and staff several support stations along the course, and participants can also receive support from their support team at designated support zones. The official bike cutoff time is 5:30pm.
RUN - The 30K, 18.6 mile run is a three lap course (please note there may be a possible venue change for 2018). Support will be offered and participants can also receive support from their team. The official cut-off time for the run is 10:00pm