Pioneer Power Sprint Triathlon & 5k

Sun July 19, 2020 Denton, TX US 76209 Directions
Place
Texas Woman's University
1600 North Bell Ave
Denton, TX US 76209
Description

The Sprint Triathlon Team option is included for the sixth year. The team competition will consist of three divisions – male, female, and coed. This is Not a relay, each team member will do all three components of the Sprint Tri. The overall race times of the three team members will be added together to determine a final team time. The team with the lowest total time in their division will win team trophies. Racers that participate on a team are still eligible for overall and age group awards. 

The Sprint Triathlon 3 Person Relay is a new option for 2020. The Relay competition will consist of three divisions – male, female, and coed. Each Relay members will complete one component of the Sprint Tri. The three times will be added together to determine a final time. The Relay with the lowest combined time in their division will win the relay competition.  

The 5K is open to both runners and walkers and will start at 7:30 a.m.  Overall and age group awards will also be given out for the 5K. 

Dallas Athletes Racing will produce the 2020 Pioneer Power Sprint Triathlon & 5K. Multi sport enthusiasts in the North Texas area will recognize Dallas Athletes Racing as the company responsible for highly regarded local events such as the St. Patrick's Day, Caveman, TexasMan, Disco, and Monster triathlons.

The Sprint Triathlon event distances are:
Pool Swim - 200 yards
Bike - 16.3 miles
Run - 3.1 miles

The 5k only event distance is 3.1 miles. 

Over 3,600 athletes have participated in the first 11 editions of the Pioneer Power Sprint. Profits from the 2020 Pioneer Power Sprint Triathlon & 5K will benefit the TWU soccer team.

Competitors in the 2020 Pioneer Power Sprint Triathlon will receive a tech shirt and performance socks. All triathlon finishers will receive a finisher’s medal. 

Registered 5k participants will receive a tech shirt and performance socks. The post-race party will feature free food and drink (including the world-famous Dallas Athletes Racing pancakes), awards, giveaways, and vendor booths.

Awards

Triathlon Event
The awards will be three deep per age group along with Athena and Clydesdale (39 and under, 40+) with individual awards for overall male, overall female, overall masters female & male and overall grand masters female and male.
The break down of the triathlon age group awards are as follows:
14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 -69, 70-74, and 75 & over
Masters:
Male – 40-59
Female – 40-54
Grand Masters:
Male – 60 and over
Female – 55 and over
Overall Finisher Awards and Age Group Awards are based on gun time for running events and chip time for triathlon events.
You or a designated person must be present to pick up your award. Awards are not available for pick up or mailing post event. 

5k Event:
Age Group awards one deep. The break down of age group awards are as follows:
14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 -69, and 70 & over

Packet Pickup

Information regarding Packet Pick Up times and locations TBA. 

Triathlon Packet Pickup requirements:

Pioneer Power Sprint Triathlon is a USAT sanctioned event and conducted in accordance with USA Triathlon rules.
1. Each competitor must present a Photo ID.
2. Adult competitors MUST pick up their own packet! You cannot pick up for someone else or send someone to get your packet.
     a. Each adult member of a relay team must pick up their own packet.
     b. With proper identification, an adult can pick up for a minor.   
3. Each competitor must be a current member of USAT or purchase a one-day USAT permit during the registration process.
4. Preregister before arriving at Packet Pickup.
5. Race Day Packet Pickup is limited to athletes living more than 20 miles from the nearest packet pickup location. These athletes can pick up their packet in Pioneer Hall race morning.

5k Packet Pickup

  • Anyone can pick up your packet.
  • Maximum 5 packets per pick up.
  • Preregister on your personal device before arriving at Packet Pick .
  • Changing distances is not offered at Race Day Packet Pick Up
  • Registration closes at 6:45 am - no exceptions. 


Dallas Athletes has a no refund or transfer policy as shown on the website. 

 

 

Race Contact Info

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Transition Map

Body Marking and Transition Opens at 5:45am
Transition Closes at 6:45am

 

Swim Map

The swim portion is a 200 yard distance. Please line up according to your race number. 

Bike Map

The Bike distance is 16.3 miles. 

Run Map

The run distance is 3.1 miles (5k). This map is for both the Triathlon and 5k events. 

Hotel Accomodations

Check out our listing of preferred hotels in the link below:
Pioneer Power Sprint Tri and 5k preferred hotels

Check out the 2018 race photos! 

Referral Program

  • Sign up for the PPS &5k
  • Once your registration is complete, you will receive a unique referral link to share with your friends, family or post on social media
  • Get a friend to sign up using your unique referral link and you will automatically receive a refund of $10.00. Boom!
  • Get 2 friends to sign up for the PPS using your unique referral link and you will automatically receive a $25 gift card to Bear Creek Running Company in Keller!
  • Get 4 friends to sign up for the 5K using your unique referral link and you will automatically receive a $25 gift card to Bear Creek Running Company in Keller!
  • Get 5 friends to sign up for the PPS using your unique referral link and you will automatically receive a TWU Soccer Shirt!
  • Get 10 friends to sign up for the 5K using your unique referral link and you will automatically receive a TWU Soccer Shirt!

Get a Refund By Referring Friends

Refer 1 or more participants and get a refund of up to $10.00.

Parking Map

See map below for parking options. Parking is free of charge in the lots listed and are first come, first serve.  

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