SMP Rochester River Challenge Du/Tri

Saturday, April 21, 2018

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Transition Opens: 6:00 AM

Day-of Packet Pick-Up (NO Race Day Registration): 6:00 AM - 7:15 AM

Start Time: 7:30 AM

Start/Finish:  Genesee Waterways Center/Genesee Valley Ice Arena on Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY

Triathlon/Duathlon MUST READ IMPORTANT Information for Race Day

SMP River Challenge Duathlon - Solo

SMP River Challenge Paddle (Kayak) Triathlon - Solo

  • 5K Run/20 Mile Bike/3 mile KAYAK Paddle
  • There is no solo canoe division - kayak only.  There is a team canoe division though.
  • Kayak/Canoe rentals will be available through the Genesee Waterways
    • Contact Genesee Waterways at (585) 328-3960
    • It's wise to not wait to reserve a boat
  • You can use your own Canoe/Kayak
  • Lifejackets required for the paddle portion
  • Teams Welcome!!! - Relay Info Here

Solo Registration Fees (Duathlon or Triathlon):

(No processing fees when registering online!!)
Registration Period  Price
Through January 20, 2018  $75
January 21, 2018 - March 15, 2018  $85
March 16, 2018 - April 19, 2018  $90
April 20, 2018  $95

Referral Program: Participate in our referral program and earn cash back! After you register, share your personal referral link with friends & family and you can earn money off your registration fee. For every 3 people that register (for any Flower City Challenge event) using your personal referral code, you will get a $15 refund (max of $45).  It's super easy, and there's nothing to lose!


Du/Tri participants, registered by March 15, 2018, will receive a gender-specific, 1/4 zip, long-sleeve technical shirt in their requested size. Starting March 16th, sizing will be first come based on when you come to the Expo to pick up your packet.

Custom Bibs

Participants who are registered by March 15, 2018 will get their first name pre-printed on a custom bib.

Finishers Medal

Finishers Medal will be awarded to all finishers as they cross the finish line.

Important USAT Information for Du or Tri Participants

All participants of the River Challenge Duathlon or Paddle Triathlon must be either a member of USAT or purchase a one day membership for $15.00.