The Sevierville Sprint Triathlon and Splash & Dash are part of the Bloomin' Barbeque and Bluegrass weekend. The Saturday mutlisports events will be surrounded on Friday and Saturday by FREE concerts and discounted barbeque for participants. Triathlon starts at 7:30 AM and Splash and Dash at 11 AM on Saturday.
Events are USAT Sanctioned. Either an annual or one-day USAT license is required to participate. Details are noted during registration process.
Triathlon arrival - Plan to be at race site no later than 6:30 AM Saturday, May 19th.
The Sevierville City Park is located at 1005 Park Road, Sevierville, TN 37863 (for foks with GPS's). From Interstate 40, take Rt. 66 (Winfield Dunn Pkwy) approximately 8.5 miles, Left on Rt. 411 (Dolly Parton Pkwy) .3 mi to Right onto Rt. 441 - Parkway .3 mi to Left onto Park Road. Park is .5 mi on your Right. From Gatlinburg - Take Rt. 441 to Right onto Park Road, go 1.1 mi to park on left. Please park in the large lots by the tennis courts.
The Sevierville Triathlon kicks off the day at 7:30 AM with a Time-Trail Start 150 yard Swim - 18K Bike - 5K Run. Our Splash & Dash events will follow the triathlon awards by about 30 minutes or approx. 11AM. Kids (14 & under) distances are 100 yard Swim - 2.5K Run. The bike course is a clock-wise loop with mostly right turns. Sevierville Police will monitor traffic signals and Collier Road crossing. See bike map link below.
The run courses use the paved Sevierville Greenway, Smoky Mountain Children's Home roads and sidewalk along Park Road. Each loop is 2.5K. Runners will follow paved Sevierville Greenway at end of first loop to begin second. Kids S&D run is one loop. Finish area will be in grass alongside transition area lot. See map link for run below. Events are USAT Sanctioned.
Bike Map Link - http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/32745370
Run Map Link - http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/26152764
Check out the satellite views and fly-over-views on Map My Ride site.
Come cheer on your friends and family. Participants and spectators will be able to buy discounted food privilgeges at designated barbeque vendors for Friday night and Saturday afternoon.
Host Hotel: Sleep Inn 888-429-0484 - Closest to site & USAT Choice Hotel Discount Applies (note TRIATHLON when registering)
Oak Tree Lodge - 865-428-7500
Landmark Inn - 865-453-0318
Govenor's Inn - 865-428-1721
Fairfield Inn - 865-429-8300
Best Western Greenbrier Inn - 865-428-1000
Restaurants - (* Italian)
Outback Steakhouse 611 Parkway, 865-429-3085
Little Caesars Pizza 475 Forks of the River Parkway, (865) 453-8999
*Gondolier Italian Rest 964 Dolly Parton Parkway, (865) 428-8050
Flapjacks Pancake Cabin 1016 Parkway, (865) 774-5374
*Bellacino's Pizza & Grinders 716 Dolly Parton Parkway (865) 3653039
Shoney's 339 Forks of the River Parkway, (865) 453-7106
Addl Restaurants -
S & B Deli 854 Middle Creek Road, (865) 908-5150
Mc Clarens 737 Dolly Parton Pkwy # 4, (865) 429-9889
Hank's Pizza 741 Dolly Parton Parkway, (865) 453-9999
Firehouse Subs 209 Middle Creek Rd., (865) 365-1173
Popeye's Chicken & Biscuits 601 Parkway, (865) 286-9790
El Mesquite 815 Parkway, (865) 428-4168
Happy Jack's BBQ LLC 728 Parkway, (865) 365-1511
Dillo's Market and Deli 619 Eastgate Road, (865) 365-1195
Fuddruckers 168 Collier Drive, (865) 453-2221
Logan's Roadhouse 1560 Parkway, (865) 428-3326