Boulder Sunset – Tri / Du / Run

Register Today! Saturday, August 30, 2014

Boulder Reservoir


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Your Cause Sports has the lowest entry fees in the region, and a FREE customizable fundraising page! With the best bike course in Colorado and SWAG you’ll be sure to love… get more for your money by getting an amazing event while sending some tax free money to your favorite nonprofit!

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Race SWAG

  • Soft, gender sized race shirts
  • Goodie bag with free samples
  • Big, beautiful finisher medal
  • Keepsake finisher towel
  • Gatorade & Hammer Gels on course
  • Recovery beverage and snacks
  • Post race meal and beer garden
  • Post race massage
  • 1st, 2nd & 3rd place overall and divisions awards
  • Sponsor prize giveaways
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OFFICIAL BEER OF THE BOULDER SUNSET
Boulder Beer Company, Colorado’s First Microbrewery.

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  • Benefit the cause of your choice with a customizable, fundraising webpage
  • Race atmosphere for beginners and veteran triathletes alike
  • New fundraising prizes
  • Nonprofit expo
  • New para triathlete division
  • Your donation through YCS an eligible tax write-off
  • YCS still boasts the lowest entry fees around
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Presenting Sponsor

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Objectivity matters. Today, more than ever. Independent for over 60 years, Milliman delivers market-leading services and solutions to clients worldwide. With no agenda, other than getting it right.

 

Official Race Photography

SP_layered-R SkiPix.com is your official professional photography service for the 2014 Boulder Sunset. We will take multiple action shots of all racers and post them online at www.SkiPix.com within 2 days following the event. You can share your photos with friends and family and purchase prints and products!

 

Lodging

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4777 Broadway
Boulder, CO 80304
(303) 442.6600
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4 Miles from the Res!
Free Hot Breakfast
1470 Dry Creek Drive
Longmont, CO 80503
(303) 682.2894
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Free Hot Breakfast
1410 Dry Creek Drive
Longmont, CO 80503
(303) 682.1166
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Breakfast at The Bistro

Official Bike Support & Tri Shop

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With a staff made up of triathletes, only the best service, advise and gear is provided at Kompetitive Edge, located in South Denver. They are the official bike support and mechanics of Your Cause Sports!

3820 S Federal Blvd Sheridan, CO 80110 | Tel: 303-468-1067

Training

 

10 Week Basic Training Plans
provided by Outstrip Endurance Coaching
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Pricing

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 To determine your total entry, add the Fundraising Minimum to the Entry Fee.

  Fundraising Minimum
Opening Preseason Early Advance Late
All Year 11/04-11/08 Through 12/31 Through 6/30 Through 8/27 Packet Pickup
5K Run $5 + $20 $30 $40 $50 $60
Duathlon $25 +
$30 $40 $50 $60 $70
Sprint Tri $25 +
$30 $40 $50 $60 $70
Olympic Tri $35 +
$35 $45 $55 $65 $75
Du Relay $55 +
$50 $60 $70 $80 $90
Sprint-Relay
$55 +
$50 $60 $70 $80 $90
Oly Relay $65 + $60 $70 $80 $90 $100

Choose to pay your entry fee and fundraising minimum when you register, and make a bigger difference for your cause by using your fundraising page to go above and beyond the minimum amount!  When you register, you will receive access to a customizable fundraising web page and forms to take to the office, school or even door to door.

Transition Map

Click on the map for a closer look or a printable PDF.

Packet Pick Up

Thursday, August 28th Road-Runner-Sports

Time: 4:00PM – 7:00PM

Location: Road Runner Sports – 10436 Town Center Dr, Westminster, CO

Directions: Google Maps from Denver, CO to Road Runner Sports Westminster


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Time: 3:00PM – 8:00PM

Location:  Sports Authority Elite – 1750 29th St. Boulder, CO 80301

The race director and the Your Cause Sports staff will be in the back of the Boulder 29th Street Mall, S.A. Elite  waiting for you on Friday!

Directions: Google Maps from Boulder Reservoir to S.A. Elite 29th Street

 

Packet Pick Up Rules & Policies:

  • You must present a valid photo ID at check-in.
  • For those with an annual USAT membership, you MUST present a current USAT membership card or show your membership through www.usatriathlon.org on an iPhone or android device. If you cannot provide proof of membership, you will have to purchase a one-day license for $12. No exceptions.
  • No one will be allowed to pick up your packet for you. Please do not email in asking for an exception, as this is a USAT requirement that will not be ignored.
  • All relay team members must be present together to pick up their packet.
  • If you are unable to pick up during this time, please select Race Day Packet Pick-Up when you register. Race day packet pick up will incur a $10 fee.
  • Late registration will be accepted if space allows, but checks will NOT be accepted. 
  • Fundraising: All online fundraising, to be counted toward your fundraising minimum, MUST be submitted before online registration closes at 11:59pm, Wednesday, August 27th. If you haven’t met your fundraising minimum at this time, you must pay your fundraising minimum at packet pickup with CASH or CHECK and a DONATION FORM. Your online fundraising sites will remain active for additional donations until 11:59pm, Wednesday, September 3rd.
  • For more YCS Rules & Policies, click here.

Event Schedule

Thursday, August 28th
Event  Location Time
Athlete Check In & Packet Pick Up Road Runner Sports Westminster 4:00p – 7:00p
Friday, August 29th
Event  Location Time
Athlete Check In & Packet Pick Up SA Elite – 29th Street Mall Boulder 3:00p – 8:00p
Saturday, August 30th
Event Location Time
Transition Opens Boulder Reservoir 9:00a – 2:30p
Body Marking Available Entrances of Transition 9:00a – 10:00a
Race Day Check In & Packet Pick Up Timing Trailer 9:00a – 9:45a
Bike Mechanic Support Transition  9:00a – 10:30a
Swim Start Schedule Below Swim Beach 10:00a
Duathlon & 5K Start SW Parking Lot near Finish Line 11:00a
Post-Race Meal Served Post Race Expo 11:00a – 2:30p
Swim Cut-Off Swim Beach 11:30a
Posted Results Timing Trailer 12:00p – 2:30p
5K Overall Awards Stage 11:50a
Sprint Overall Awards Stage 12:30p
David S. Herron Award Presentation Stage 12:45p
Sprint Division Awards Stage 12:50p
Bike Cut-Off Stage 1:15p
Duathlon Overall & Top 1 M/F Division Stage 1:15p
Olympic Overall Awards Stage 1:35p
Olympic Division Awards Stage 1:45p
Course Closed Finish Line 2:30p
Swim Start Schedule    
Wave Division Swim Cap Color Start Time
Olympic Male 39 & U Not Assigned  10:00a
Olympic Male 40 & O + Clydesdale Not Assigned  10:05a
Olympic Female 39 & U                        
Not Assigned  10:10a
Olympic Female 40 & O + Athena + Relays Not Assigned  10:15a
Sprint Male 39 & U Not Assigned  10:30a
Sprint Male 40 & O + Clydesdale Not Assigned  10:35a
Sprint  Female  39 & U Not Assigned  10:40a
Sprint Female 40 & O + Athena + Relays Not Assigned  10:45a
Sprint Beginners
Not Assigned  10:50a
Duathlon & 5K 11:00a

Event Info

Awards / Results - Winners will be awarded and results will be posted in the following groups. All finish times will be calculated using the appropriate gun time so please BE SURE YOU START IN THE CORRECT WAVE.

  • 5K
  • Top 3 Overall Male / Female
  • Duathlon
  • Top 3 Overall Male / Female
  • Top 1 Male / Female Age Groups
  • Triathlons
  • Top 3 Overall Male / Female
  • Top 3 Male / Female Age Groups
  • Top 3 Clydesdale / Athena
  • Top 3 Relay Teams

2014 Top Fundraiser  – As the last race of 2014, the Boulder Sunset will close out the season in style! A special honor will be given to the individual who has raised the most money for their cause with the 4th Annual David S. Herron Fundraising Excellence Award!

Parking – Parking will be allowed in the main lot for handicapped individuals or those with medical needs only. YOU MUST REQUEST A PASS AT PACKET PICK-UP to be allowed access to this lot. Athletes and spectators must park in either the reservoir’s north or south overflow lots. Please follow all Law Enforcement, Park Ranger and/or Marshall directions. Anyone who parks in one of the adjacent housing developments WILL BE TOWED!

No Pets – No animals are allowed in the park during this event. Please leave Fido & Fluffy at home.

No Glass – Glass bottles or glass of any kind is prohibited at the Boulder Reservoir.

Post Race Meal – This is FREE for all athletes, but sorry… the post race meal is for athletes and volunteers only.

Raffle – Don’t miss the awards ceremony & raffle! All athletes will be eligible to win!

Water Temperature – The water temperature at the Boulder Reservoir will be measured one week prior to the race and updated everyday thereafter.

Zero Waste –The Boulder Sunrise is a Zero Waste event. Please look for the two-bin Zero Waste Stations where you will separate your leftover materials into compostables and recyclables.

Click here to check out additional general race rules and policies.

First Wave Start: 10:00am
5565 N 51st St. Boulder, CO
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Race Goal: $75K

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Great event! My first experience with Your Cause Sports was a huge success. It was easy to register my nonprofit and fund-raise, and the organization of the event was fantastic!

Great people, great course, awesome experience!