2013 date and location: September 14 at Vista Point Family Campground. Sign up online here.
The Series Championship consists of a 1.2 mile swim and a 2.4 mile swim. Swimmers will complete 1 or 2 laps of the same course. The race will start and finish on the beach. You will not exit the water if you compete in the 2.4 mile swim - the turnaround for lap 2 is in the water.
We will start the races at 800AM. See you on September 14!
2013 Gold Sponsors
Sanctioning and insurance:
Each race is privately insured. No membership fee is required.
You must be 13+ or older to compete in the Series Championship.
Wetsuits will be allowed under 78 degrees. No wetsuits over 78 degrees will be allowed.
Entry fees for the 1.2 mile championship swim are $30 until 1 week prior to the event, and $35 thereafter. Entry fees for the 2.4 mile swim are $40 until 1 week prior, then $45.
Please visit the FS Series website to sign up today! There is no race day registration available.
50% of your entry fee will be refunded up to 14 days prior to the event. No refunds will be issued for any reason after 14 days. Event entries are not transferable between persons,
events or years. NO EXCEPTIONS will be made to this policy. By registering for this event you agree to these refund terms. To request a refund you must complete the refund request form using
In the event of inclement weather the following procedures will be followed:
1. The event will be delayed 45 minutes in hopes the inclement weather will pass.
2. If inclement weather does not pass in 45 minutes, the swim will be cancelled and a 50% credit will be issued for all registered participants into the 2013 event. No refunds will be issued if the event is cancelled due to inclement weather.
3. If the event is cancelled due to inclement weather prior to event weekend, a 50% credit will be issued for all registered participants into the 2013 event. No refunds will be issued if the event is cancelled due to inclement weather.
The top three males and females will receive overall custom awards. Top 3 in each 5-year age group will also receive awards.
Specially designed t-shirts will be given to competitors who sign up 2 weeks prior. We will do our best to provide t-shirts to everyone who signs up, but if you sign up in the last week we won't guarantee a t-shirt.
Entries are limited to the first 250 entrants per event in 2013.
There are no make-up dates. We will only cancel an event if absolutely necessary for the safety of participants.
Interested in sponsoring our races? Click here for the sponsorship package.
Why open water?
We are big fans of open water racing and training, and while North Carolina has plenty of triathlons, we don't have a lot of organized open water races. We're changing that!
Please click on the event links to the left for more information about and to sign up for each event.