Rocket City Standup

Event Overview:
The city of Guntersville gives our racers a warm welcome with great community support from local police & emergency management and from local volunteer groups including the Guntersville Rescue Squad, Guntersville Seniors, High School Band and Band Boosters, Canoe and Kayak club and the Parks & Recreation Department.
This race has great spectator view the entire race.

SUP 3mile race:
SUP Course map attached.  Mass start.  Racer will make 3 laps.  Finish on the beach/grass area w/paddle between flags.

SUP n' RUN:
Racers will make 3 laps, finish on the beach/grass area with board to transition area.  Then proceed to the 5k run course, finish at the main finish arch.

SUP Course: Calm open water swim in Lake Guntersville.   The water is historically above 78 °F.
Run Course:
 The entire run is on a paved greenway along Lake Guntersville. Pure out and back course and FLAT. 

FEE:  
Rocket City SUP Race 3m - $50.00 / $60.00   Register with Paddle Guru (link)
SUP n RUN-1/1/14 to 7/19/14 - $70, then 7/20/14 to 8/6/14 - $90  * Register with Team Magic (link)

Schedule Of Events


Friday, Packet Pick Up for the SUP Races

4:00 pm - 7:30 pm - Registration & packet pick-up Guntersville Recreation Center
6:30 pm - Race Overview in Senior Citizens Building adjacent to the transition area
(meeting followed by Beginner Q & A session)
Pre-Registered? Must present PHOTO ID
Registering at Race site? Must present PHOTO ID and USAT card if member
The racer must be present to pick up their packet. You cannot get a friend to pick up your packet- sorry!
*SUP n Run racers must present USAT card.

Saturday, Race Day  

6:00 am - 6:45am - Packet pick-up
7:00 am - SUPs must be in the transition area. Race overview in transition area.
9:00 am - 4 mile mass start
11:00 am - Awards ceremony following designated last finisher.
*There will be registration on race day, however, this does not guarantee that there will be a spot or that you will receive a shirt. 

Post Race Activities

Stay around for great food and drink, expo, and the awards ceremony with lots of cool prize drawings.
RACE CATEGORIES
Awards to Top 3 in each division
Men/Women
12'6, 14', Surfstyle, and Unlimited
Jr Div:  17 & Under 

Timing:
IPICO Timing System y Team Magic
SUP racers will use body marking.  
This list is private.

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

No entries have been received yet.


Travel & Lodging Information:
Race Site: The Guntersville Recreation Center (1500 Sunset Drive, Guntersville, Alabama, 35976) is located at the corner of Hwy. 69 & Sunset Drive. Guntersville is located about 65 miles from Birmingham in Northeast Alabama between Huntsville and Gadsden on Hwy. 431. The host hotel, Holiday Inn, is located on Hwy 431/Gunter Avenue. From the Holiday Inn, go north on Hwy 431/Gunter Ave, take a left at the 2nd traffic light (before Chevron) onto Patterson. Go to 2nd stop sign, go right on Sunset about 1 mile. The Recreation Center will be on your left, across the road from the Piggly Wiggly.


Where to Stay:

The Wyndham Garden Lake Guntersville
Proudly Welcomes the Mountain Lakes Triathlon!
Formally the Lake Guntersville Holiday Inn - be sure to book your room early at Team Magic's host hotel.
Closest to the race site, supports the event year after year, and the area's only lakefront hotel
For Reservations Call: 256-582-2220
Restaurant * Lounge * Pool * Pier  

Microtel Inn & Suites
220 Highway 75 North, Albertville, AL 35950
For Reservations Call: 256-894-4000
Now Part of Wyndham Rewards
Continental Breakfast, High Speed Internet, Pool, Gym  

KUDZU COVE CABINS
Guntersville's Hidden Treasure!
1576 Buck Island Road
Guntersville, AL 35976

Guntersville Fisherman's Village
Guntersville Lakeside Loft

For Reservations: LakeLandsLimited@gmail.com
For Other Stay Options:

Call the Lake Guntersville Chamber of Commerce at 256-582-3612 or 800-869-LAKE.
Race Site: The Guntersville Recreation Center (1500 Sunset Drive, Guntersville, Alabama, 35976) is located at the corner of Hwy. 69 & Sunset Drive. Guntersville is located about 65 miles from Birmingham in Northeast Alabama between Huntsville and Gadsden on Hwy. 431

When:

Aug 9, 2014

Where:

Guntersville Lake, AL