DAM(N)!MAN! Event Details
Each leg of the triathlon will start at the same time for all triathletes. If you are not finished from the previous leg by the next start time, you will be unable to continue onto the next leg.
SATURDAY – CHECK-IN MANDATORY
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Packet pick-up at the Wabash County YMCA (500 S. Cass Street, Wabash, IN 46992)
Mandatory Triathlon Information Meeting for participating solo triathletes & teams
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm **OPTIONAL**
Stop by the Elk’s Lodge (225 W. Main St. Wabash, IN 46992) in Downtown Wabash for a spaghetti dinner from 5-7 pm. The meal is $7 with proceeds going to Daniel’s Place in North Manchester. Daniel’s Place is committed to providing respite care and support services across the lifespan of persons with physical and intellectual disabilities.
Menu: Spaghetti Entrée, salad, garlic bread, and soft drink.
SUNDAY – TRIATHLON DAY
4:00 am – 4:15 am
Check-In at INGUARD Health
231 W Canal St, Wabash, IN 46992
Triathletes will proceed to the Wabash County YMCA next door to prepare for swim.
SWIM START, 3.1 miles
The swim starts at exactly 5am in the YMCA pool. You will have a maximum of 2 hours to finish this swim and move onto the next leg. To finish in 2 hours, you must swim at an average pace of 2:24/100 meter. This is not a race, but a test of your abilities to be able to complete & move onto the next leg in the allotted time frame. After swim, triathletes must be ready to start bike ride at 7:30 am outside of the YMCA.
You must be finished swimming by 7:00 am.
Showers are available in the YMCA. Complementary breakfast is also available and you will have a chance to meet other Dam to Dam riders.
Menu: bananas, yogurt, granola, sausage links, vegetable frittata with eggs & cheese, coffee, water, OJ, milk
BIKE START, 150 miles
The bike portion of D!M! is in conjunction with the 12th Annual Dam to Dam ride. You will ride the D2D 150-mile route throughout our scenic county, being supplied with 7 SAG stops along the way. The bike portion will start at 7:30am and you will have 10 hours to complete the bike route and move onto the next leg. To finish within the 10 hour allotted time, you must maintain a moving average of 15 mph including SAG stops. Drafting is not only allowed, but encouraged. Take this time to meet new friends and share your love for triathlon. Remember, this is not a race, but a test of your abilities to be able to complete & move onto the next leg in the allotted time frame.
View Bike Course D2D ride details
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Light dinner for triathletes at INGUARD in downtown Wabash.
Menu: Taco Bar (Seven Sons chicken or taco meat), guacamole, sweet potato black bean medley, fresh greens, fruit, dessert, smoothies, OJ, water, & milk
RUN START, 31 miles
The run will start promptly at 6 pm and you will have 7 hours to complete it. To reach the finish line before the 1am cut-off, you must average a 13:30/mile. The beautiful run course consists of 2 out and back sections along the paved Wabash River Trail. Full aid stations will be provided at the Start/Finish area and both turn-around points. This is not a race, but a test of your abilities to be able to complete this leg in the allotted time frame. Do you have what it takes to conqueror Dam(n)!Man! 2021?
FINISH LINE CUT-OFF at INGUARD Health
If you are still running past 1:00 am, you will be given the option to be picked up or to finish the run with NO SUPPORT from DAM(N)!MAN!
The event takes place RAIN OR SHINE with no inclement weather back-up date. The Director of Wabash County Emergency Management monitors the weather conditions closely. Should the event need to be canceled due to unsafe weather conditions, a notification will appear on the website and pushed via the Wabash County Adventure Series Facebook page. Please note that no refunds are able to be issued due to the advance purchase of hospitality services and support resources.
Share The Road
The bike course is completely open to all vehicular traffic. All riders are expected to obey cycling and traffic laws at all times. This means stopping at stop signs and stoplights and yielding to those with the right of way whenever necessary.