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GrandVenture Sports Festival, Expedition Man, X-Fit Games

Reno, Lake Tahoe
August 24, 2013

This unique event features Expedition Man and X-FIT Competition.
Expedition Man (August 24)
Northern Nevada’s original iron-distance triathlon race! The Ultra distance triathlon is made up of a 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike ride, and a 26.2 mile run.  
The 2nd annual Expedition Man follows the same format set forth by Ironman: swim, bike, run.  An array of alternative events will also be offered, such as a Half triathlon, Relay and Aqua Bike.  In its debut year, over 320 athletics participated representing 17 different states and countries, including Washington, DC, Texas, Alaska, Arizona, Utah, California, Nevada . . . even Australia!   An excellent high altitude training opportunity for events such as Ironman.  Expedition Man info.  
Corporate Relay 70.3 Challenge
Experience a triathlon for fun, even if you're not an IronMan or Woman.  The corporate challenge category is a ½ Iron Distance Relay of 70.3 miles that promotes camaraderie, health.  Fun for businesses, employees, and families.   
Expedition ThrownDown Competion (August 24)
The inaugural X-FIT Competition in Northern Nevada! Watch over 25 accredited CrossFit Gyms battle it out in grueling, heart-pounding and unpredictable challenges over a 12 hour period to be crowned X-FIT Champion. From 8:00am-8:00pm at Longley Town Center, this competition will be an extraordinary test of endurance and dedication.  For more information, click here.
Race Program
If you would like to view the race program, click here.
Race Day Schedule of Events
4:45am                       Transportation to Transition 1, Hilton Garden Inn Host Hotel
Zephyr Cove( Lake Tahoe)
5:00am:                       Transition 1 Opens
6:45am:                       Expedition Man Ultra, Ultra Relay, Ultra Aqua Bike swim begins
6:55am:                       Expedition Man Half swim begins
7:05am:                       Expedition Man Half Relay 7 Half Aqua Bike swim begins
Expo Area – Longley Town Center (Reno)
7:00am-8:00am:            MRI Host FREE Boot Camp
8:00am-3:00pm:            Expedition THROWDOWN Competition
11:00am-12:00pm:        Expedition THROWDOWN breaks
11:00am-1:30pm:          Earth Shine Rock (free live band)
11:15am-11:55am:        MRI Host FREE Boot Camp
12:00pm:                      Awards Ceremony
3:00 pm:                       Awards Ceremony
3:30pm-5:00pm:            Earth Shine Rock (free live band)
5:00pm:                        Awards Ceremony
8:00pm:                        Awards Ceremony

Contact Info

Contact: Ryan Kolodge
Visit Web Site
E-Mail: [email protected]
Phone: 775-762-8526


Reno, Lake Tahoe

Longely Town Center, 5390 Longely Lane Reno, NV 89511


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