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The Lewis and Clark Triathlon

Saturday, August 15, 2009 ::: Chamberlain, South Dakota : 5th Annual Lewis & Clark Triathlon
Sprint ::: Swim ¼ mile (open water), Bike 12 miles, Run 3.1 miles
Intermediate ::: Swim ½ mile (open water), Bike 24 miles, Run 6.2 miles
Start Time: 8:00 AM
Location: American Creek Campground – Swimming Beach
Phone: (605) 234-0362
email: sbwahl@midstatesd.net
Register On Line At:
Printable Entry Form:
Price Individual:,
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    Price Team:
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    Course Info: The course will give you River views in the water, on the bluffs, and directly over the river. It's been a great course for 1st time triathletes and spectators!
  • ¼ mile swim: Open water with beach start
  • 12 mile bike: scenic out and back, one larger hill then rolling country
  • 5K run: flat, fast out and back run over the Missouri River (Old 16 Bridge)
    Packet Pick-up:  
  • Individual male and female: under 20, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-50, and 60+
  • Team (3 person only – male, female, or co-ed): – combined ages under 100, combined ages over 100.
    More: All Sport Central will be working with us on registration and will be using Champion Chip timing for the race. Therefore, we encourage early on-line registration by all individual and team triathletes. On-line registration can be done at --- - - - or by visiting our web site at - - - - -- -
  • Our race offers Champion Chip timing, medals for all 1st time individual triathletes, racing caps for all registered participants, cash prizes for overall men’s, women’s, and team winners, medals for 1st through 3rd in each age grouping, and many door prizes!
  • Many other events and attractions are available in the Chamberlain-Oacoma area including the Old Wst Trading Post, boat/jet ski rentals at Cedar Shore, Akta Lakota Museum, I-90 Interpretive Center, Roam Free Park, SD Hall of Fame, and great fishing, hiking, shopping, and dining.
  • For more information, call Steve Wahl at (605) 234-0362 or the Chamber at (605) 734-4416. Steve’s email is sbwahl@midstatesd.net and the Chamber’s is chamber@chamberlainsd.org.
    Directions To Race: American Creek Campground is at the North end of Main Street (west side of the road) directly on the river in Chamberlain, SD.
    2009 Results At allsportcentral.com:
    2008 Results At theschedule.com:
    2007 Results At allsportcentral.com:
    2006 Results At allsportcentral.com:
  • Race Results
  • Race Day Photos
  • Official Finisher Certificates

    2005 Results At: TriFind.net
    2004 Results At: TriFind.net
  • (Chamberlain is in southern South Dakota on the Lewis and Clark Trail, 86 miles southeast of Pierre, 140 miles west of Sioux Falls on Route 90)


    COURSE INFORMATION: Beautiful, scenic, and challenging out and back course
    Swim: Open water swim ¼ mile
    Bike: Out and back 12 miles
    Run: 5k run out and back over the Missouri River.

    No fins, paddles, snorkels or floatation devices are allowed.
    Body suits must be sleeveless.
    Shoulders must be uncovered for race numbers.
    Swim caps must be worn.
    Helmets are required while riding the bike.
    Participants may walk the bicycle at any time and must follow traffic laws at all times.
    No drafting of another bicycle or any other vehicle is allowed.
    Running, walking, or crawling is allowed on the run portion of the race.
    Race numbers must be displayed at all times


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    This TriFind.com News Department Race information page was updated on 08/23/06 Some information may have changed, always contact the race director before making your final race plans.

    Race Name: Lewis and Clark Mini-Triathlon
    Phone: (605) 234-0362


    email: sbwahl@midstatesd.net