Jug Bay Eco Sprint Duathlon
Date: Saturday, September 9, 2017
Location: River Farm at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary in Lothian, MD
Race Start: 8 AM
Anne Arundel County Recreation and Park’s Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary and Glendening Nature Preserve offer a beautiful array of meadows, forests, rivers, marsh lands, and streams. Join Rec Deeds for Special Needs & the Friends of Jug Bay for the first annual Jug Bay Eco Duathlon as you explore this stunning landscape. Race as an individual or grab a team mate for this grand adventure supporting a great cause. You can use your own kayak or stand up paddle board, or rent one of ours. We have a limited number available for rent. Registration is limited to 100 individuals/teams, so don’t wait!
$50 for individuals/$70 for teams until April 30
$60 for individuals/$80 for teams from May 1 to June 30
$70 for individuals/$90 for teams from July 1 to after August 15 including race day
The event will be held rain or shine, and entry fees are non-refundable. In the event of inclement weather, the race director reserves the right to modify the race course as needed to ensure a safe environment.
Enjoy the forested trails of Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary for a 2 mile run, followed by a 1 mile journey paddling along the bluffs of the Patuxent River on your kayak or SUP. Once back to shore you will finish up the race with another 2 mile run along the same bluff ridge you paddled below.
- Top overall male and female racers in the kayak division
- Top overall male and female racers in the SUP division
Race shirts will be guaranteed to all participants who register by August 25th (sizes and availability cannot be guaranteed after the 25th). Water stations out on the course and at the finish, as well as course marshals guiding you on the route.
Packets will be available for pick up on Saturday, September 9 from 7-8 AM at Patuxent Wetland Park (race location).
River Farm at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary
6020 Pindell Road
Lothian, MD 20711
Grass parking is available at River Farm.