Crane Beach Friday August 23rd 5:30pm Registration 4:30pm Race starts 5:45PM Race Information: Check In: 4:30pm - 5:30pm at Crane Beach Parking Lot Course: Swim - One half (.5) mile ocean swim parallel to the beach. Run - Approximately two (2.4) miles on sand, rocks, grass, pavement, and trails. Bike - Approximately nine (9) miles on public roads. Rules: No entries under the age of 16 Wet suits permitted for swim No floatation devices, fins, or snorkels Swim caps MUST be worn during swim Running shoes strongly recommended Helmets MUST be worn during bike Entry: For safety, field is limited to 200 entries. (T-shirts for the first 200) Individual: $50.00 (Ipswich Resident) $55.00 (Non-Resident) Team: $65.00 (Ipswich Resident) $70.00 (Non-Resident) Post Entry if Available: Individual: $70.00 (Ipswich Resident) $75.00 (Non-Resident) Team: $85.00 (Ipswich Resident) $90.00 (Non-Resident) DIRECTIONS From the North: Take Rte 128 to exit 20A, (Hamilton/Rte 1A North) Follow Rte 1A through North Beverly, Wenham and Hamilton, into Ipswich. Rte 133 intersects with Rte 1A. Continue on Rte 1A and 133 passing the Ford Car Dealership on your left and the YMCA on your right. Take a right onto Argilla Road. Follow Argilla approx. 4 miles to Crane Beach. All Triathlon Participants will be able to enter the Beach Property at no additional cost. From the South: Coming from Rte 495, take Rte 114 Middleton. Take Rte 114 to Rte 1 North. Follow Rte 1 past the Topsfield Fair Grounds, which will be on your right. Go through the stop light on the hill. At the next stop light take a right turn and follow Ipswich Road into Ipswich Center (Ipswich Rd. turns into Topsfield Rd.). In the center of town take a right turn at the Choate Bridge Pub onto Rte 1A South. Follow Rte 1A past the Police Station on your left. Take a left onto Argilla Road towards Crane Beach. The Beach is approx. 4 miles down Argilla Road. All Triathlon participants will be able to enter the Beach Property at no additional cost.