500 meter swim - 16m bike - 5k run
1.5k swim - 40k bike - 10k run
The inaugural McKenzie Medical Center Dixie Triathlon, presented by The Dixie Carter Performing Arts Center, is set to launch on Sept. 15, 2018 from the stunning banks of Carroll County's 1000 Acre Recreation Lake in West Tennessee. Spearheaded by progressive community leadership wishing to promote fitness and wellness as well as showcasing the natural beauty of the Town of Huntingdon and Carroll County, the Dixie Triathlon promises to offer participants and spectators one of the most unique and entertaining races in Tennessee.
Routes subject to change
Weather Plan: If there is lightning or a significant amount of rain the race will be delayed.
If the weather does not clear up in a reasonable amount of time the race will be canceled. There are no refunds for a canceled race due to weather.
Watch the Facebook Live video announcing the brand new Dixie Triathlon, featuring Race Director Joe Fleenor, Huntingdon Mayor Dale Kelley, Dixie PAC Executive Director Lori Nolen, Superstar local triathlete Kirsten Sass, and members of the Dixie Tri Race Committee.
Avid triathlete Dr. Volker Winkler dreamed of bringing a race to Carroll County. Following his unexpected death earlier this year, the clinic he helped found is serving as the title sponsor of the inaugural McKenzie Medical Center Dixie Triathlon, presented by The Dixie Carter Performing Arts Center.
The triathlon will launch on Sept. 15, 2018 from the stunning banks of Carroll County's Thousand Acre Recreation Lake in West Tennessee.
Read more and hear from Dr. Winkler's daughter, world champion triathlete Kirsten Sass, by clicking HERE.