Major League Triathlon Present’s

970 AVONFEST

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Endurance Events
 

 

Sprint Triathlon (Non Draft)
September 7th, 2019

Swim: 500 Meters
Bike: 9.5 Miles
Run: 3.1 Miles

Perfect For Beginners and seasoned athletes. Beginner wave, relay available, spectator friendly, safe course, age group prizes!

Super Sprint Triathlon (Draft Legal) September 7th, 2019

Minimum Two Races:
1. Super Sprint Time Trial (TT)
2. Wave Start Based On TT Result

Swim: 250 Meters
Bike: 4 Miles
Run: 1 Mile

Avon Beer Mile (21+)
September 7th, 2019

1 Mile; 4 Beers

Run 4 .25 mile laps. Every Lap Drink 1 Beer.
-Athletes can choose to run or walk
-Athletes may choose to drink non-alcoholic beverage in substitute of beer
-Beer provided in cost of registration

 
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Age Group Mixed Team Relay
September 7th, 2019

4 Athletes: 2 Men. 2 Women. Each athlete swims 300 meters, bikes 4 miles and runs 1 mile. Tag your teammate and they complete the same circuit. First team to have all 4 athletes complete the circuit wins the race. Invite your friends and/or your teammates to try out the newest Olympic format (MTR will make its Olympic debut in 2020).

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Bark In The Park Fun Run
September 6th, 2019

This 3.1 mile run/walk is fun for your whole family. Bring your dogs out with the rest of the family and enjoy this dog-friendly fun run on Saturday afternoon. Registered dogs will receive 970 AvonFest bandanas and there will be plenty of water and treats for your best friend. Walk. Run. It’s up to you, but please bring friendly dogs only and make sure they are leashed.

Youth Splash and Dash
September 7th, 2019

Swim: 100 meters - 200 meters (depending on age)
Run: .5 miles - 1 mile (depending on age)

Perfect For Beginners and seasoned athletes. This event is a non-competitive event aimed at bringing new kids into multisport. Safe courses and extensive on-course support to keep your kids safe and enjoying their experience!

5k For An IPA
September 6th, 2019

3.1 Mile Run
Bring your family, bring your friends, and join us for the kickoff run of the weekend. This is a family friendly timed 5km run. Run for a cause, run for your health, or just run to justify that extra beer you are planning to drink at the 970 AvonFest Kickoff Party

 

Free Concerts

The 970 Mountain Festival will host two nights of FREE concerts for attendees. The music will start Friday night in conjunction with the 970 Mountain Festival Kickoff Party presented by the Town of Avon, Colorado. Entry will be free. Make sure to bring your appetite and thirst as we will be serving up some of the best food and drinks in town!

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Fun For The Family

970 AvonFest will feature free kid zones, so make sure to bring the kiddos out to join in on the fun. Inflatables, lawn games, strider bikes and much more! 970 AvonFest will also feature kid-friendly events such as Bark in the Park Fun Run and a youth Splash and Dash (swim-run). The courses are closed courses, extremely safe and run by the World Class Major League Triathlon team!

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New To Triathlon?

970 AvonFest and Major League Triathlon are offering a beautiful, spectator-friendly and safe Sprint Triathlon course. Whether it is your 50th triathlon or your first one ever, we can promise you will have the time of your life. This beginner friendly course is closed to traffic and will give your loved ones an amazing spectator experience. Sign Up Now!

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Major League Triathlon

Join us in cheering on the hometown Colorado Peaks as they look to defend home soil against some of the top pro teams from around the globe. Major League Triathlon’s pro events feature Olympians, World Champions, Commonwealth Games athletes and some of the top up and coming professionals in the World. Be sure to check out this preview event for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

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